Summer 2017

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These are the articles featured in our latest Back Pages magazine. To view our archive, click here.

Graham DanielsDirector's message
Thousands of stories could be written about Sports Plus and no one story could do justice to the amazing work God has done in the lives of young people at camp. Read the articlehere. 

God's work in the world of sport: Summer 2017God's work in the world of sport
Here are some great stories of sportspeople reaching out with the gospel across the UK. Check them out here.

Sports Plus: The highlight of the summerSports Plus: The highlight of the summer
For 22 years, Sports Plus has been a week where sport is rooted in the gospel, where young people discover Christ’s love and where they develop their sporting talent. Read the full story.

European Sports MissionInvesting in the future
More than 20 young leaders from across the continent will head to Italy on 3rd July to kick off the second European Sports Mission. Read all about it.

Matthew WardMy sporting life
"I’m happier playing hockey knowing that the most important thing isn’t whether I lose or win. The most important thing is that I strive to play in a way which honours God." Read the interview with Matthew Ward here.

Mike HarrisA week in the life of a regional worker
As we look to reach the world of sport for Christ more effectively, we are seeking to place staff in different regions. Here Mike Harris, our man in Bristol, opens up his diary for us

cricketWingers returns to the crease
Former Director Andrew Wingfield Digby (Wingers) is now back on board as a volunteer, spearheading our outreach to the world of professional cricket. Here he describes how that work has grown over the years.

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