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Episode 57: Rick McCarty

2/5/2019
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Coach Rick McCarty of Abilene Christian University joins the podcast, giving perspective and wisdom for anyone wanting to create a championship culture. Rick enters his first year as a head coach after nearly two decades as an assistant. Coach McCarty understands how to help his players spiritually and athletically. He’s learned from some of the best in the business and passes that knowledge along to us in this episode. Follow Rick on Twitter and keep up with ACU Baseball all season...

Duration:00:44:15

Episode 56: Sam Marsonek

1/29/2019
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Special Guest Sam Marsonek is the Director of Baseball Operations for Baseball Country, a 50-acre complex dedicated to raising quality baseball players who know and love Jesus. A former first-round draft pick, Sam made his Major League debut in 2004. God later changed his life through a mission trip and now Sam shares the gospel, using baseball as the pathway. Check out www.baseballcountry.com or follow Sam on Twitter @sammarsonek or @BaseballCountry and on Instagram...

Duration:00:29:40

Episode 55: Braden Webb

1/20/2019
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Special guest Braden Webb joins the show to talk about life as a Christian on and off the field. Now a minor league pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers, Braden has seen his share of ups and downs. If you’re a parent or coach, be sure the players in your life hear this conversation. Follow Braden on Twitter @Bwebb_30. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for...

Duration:00:38:38

Episode 54: Coach Brad Shelton, University of the Cumberlands

1/17/2019
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Special guest Coach Brad Shelton from the University of the Cumberlands joins the show for a conversation about coaching, leadership, and lessons learned over a lifetime in the game. Follow Coach Shelton on Twitter @UCCoachShelton. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:37:54

Episode 53: Lessons from the Hot Stove

11/26/2018
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Hot Stove season is exciting, fun, and full of action...or it’s confusing, hurtful, and anxious. Life can be the same way and Brad discuses it on this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:13:35

Episode 52: Sermon Rewind--I Can't

10/9/2018
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What do you do when you know you can’t do what God has called you to do? Grab a Bible and study Exodus 3-4 with Brad in this Sermon Rewind episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:13:25

Episode 51: Three Keys to Making a Comeback

10/9/2018
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Coming back from an 0-2 deficit in a best-of-five series isn’t easy, but ten teams in Major League Baseball history have done it. What can we learn? Brad discusses it in this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:14:25

Episode 50: Why Do We Play? # 6: To Learn To Start Over

10/4/2018
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It’s a game of failure, but also of next chances. Life is no different and that’s our topic in the 6th installment of the Why Do We Play podcast series. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:09:26

Episode 49: Coaching on Purpose # 7--Would I Want To Play for Me?

10/3/2018
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It’s a question that should haunt every coach: would I want to play for me? If I were not me, would I want to play for me? That’s Brad’s topic on this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:10:24

Episode 48: Sermon Rewind--Battle of Wills

10/2/2018
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In this Sermon Rewind episode, Brad discusses the life of Joseph from the Old Testament. Like all of us, he faced a choice about fighting for his own will or submitting to God’s. Check out Genesis 37-50 as you listen. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:17:06

Episode 47: Expecting Too Much from Baseball

10/1/2018
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We don’t always get what we want or deserve from baseball. Maybe we’re just expecting too much from it. Brad discusses it on this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:19:07

Episode 46: Lessons from an Approaching Trade Deadline

7/23/2018
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As the trade deadline approached, teams and front offices are determining who they are, what they’re up against, and who they have to please. Those are great life lessons! Brad discusses it on this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:19:00

Episode 45: Why Do We Play? # 5--To Be Changed (corrected audio)

7/14/2018
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If approached correctly, baseball can change your life. Don’t believe it? Maybe Brad can convince you in the fifth installment of the Why Do We Play podcast series. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:12:24

Episode 44: Coaching on Purpose # 6--More Than Baseball

7/12/2018
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What’s your plan for equipping your players for life on and off the field? Brad discusses it in the sixth part of the Coaching on Purpose podcast series. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:13:44

Episode 43: What To Do When You Don't Make the All-Star Team

7/10/2018
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Overlooked, snubbed, robbed of the honors you deserve...how should you respond? Brad discusses it on this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:17:11

Episode 42: Coaching on Purpose # 5--Why Am I Doing This?

7/3/2018
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Ever wonder why in the world you’re coaching? Why you NEED to coach? Brad discusses that in this fifth installment of the Coaching on Purpose podcast series. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:11:56

Episode 41: Sermon Rewind--Always Just Getting Started

7/2/2018
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The wisdom of age combined with the ability of youth. It’s what made Barry Bonds great. Brad discusses how it can help our faith, too. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:14:11

Episode 40: Disciplines of a Great Player

7/2/2018
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It takes discipline to be a great baseball player. It takes discipline to be a godly person. Brad discusses both in this episode. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:13:07

Episode 39: Why Do We Play # 4--To Master Something

6/27/2018
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In the fourth installment of the Why Do We Play podcast series, Brad discusses a subtle and overlooked reason for playing baseball. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:12:23

Episode 38: Coaching on Purpose # 4--Coaching Heroes

6/26/2018
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If you’re a coach, chances are you’re emulating one of your coaching heroes. Is that good or bad? Brad discusses that on this fourth installment of the Coaching on Purpose podcast series. For more about the Baseball Pastor Ministry, visit us at www.baseballpastor.com, www.facebook.com/BaseballPastorMinistry, or www.twitter/BaseballPastor Thanks again for listening!

Duration:00:11:11