When Sports and the Cross Collide: A Student Athlete's Guide to Success

Tackled by Faith
Have you ever wondered why Jesus Christ gave you the passion, the ability, and the talent to play your respective sport, and imagine the sacrifice and the investment that was made for you to fulfill these desires that you have? Journey into the life of a young walk-on college football player that faced these same desires compounded with life’s hurdles, set backs, and successes. See how the young walk-on player did not allow his heart to follow his God-given talents as most athletes; however, he was “Tackled by Faith” in Jesus Christ and made a difference for the Kingdom of God.

About James Mayo Faison Jr.

James Mayo Faison Jr.
Minister James M. Faison, Jr., is an alumnus and Football Letterman of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In October of 1999, he dedicated his heart to Jesus Christ, and he accepted his call to ministry in May 2010. Min. Faison is married to his high school sweetheart, Dee, and they have been blessed with a son, James Mayo Faison III!