10 Ideas on How to Carry Hope in Sports

Being a hope carrier isn’t a formula, a religious activity, or a futile exercise. It’s partnering with God. It’s aligning your life with what He’s already doing. It’s simply asking, listening, and responding to the Holy Spirit. It’s believing that God is with you and that you’ve been strategically positioned for such a time as this. Below are some ideas on how to carry hope to the area of sports.

Model good sportsmanship

Be coachable

Be a good teammate

Focus on calmness instead of chaos

Treat everyone with fairness

Live secure in your identity as an overcomer

Practice humility and servanthood

Bring glory to God in victories and stay humble in defeats

Help clean up after practice

Mentor another athlete