Central Nebraska Sports Banquet

By November 22, 2011 Central, News, Uncategorized

Last Thursday, the Central Nebraska FCA hosted its 26th Annual Sports Banquet at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island, NE.  An audience of around 600 people came to enjoy an evening of fellowship, prayer, and testimonies.  Brian Holman was the featured speaker for the evening.  Brian, a former MLB pitcher, shared an incredible story of adversity and trial in his personal life.  Through the death of his daughter, a career ending injury, and many other hardships, Brian gave glory to God and pointed people to His faithfulness and grace.  Husker Austin Cassidy also shared his testimony of receiving Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior his sophomore year of college and related to the audience how his faith helps shape the way he competes.  Athlete of the Year awards were given to SEM senior Lance English and Ansley senior Kara Ostrand.  For more on the banquet, click on the following links:

Grand Island Independent article

My Bridge Radio interview with Brian Holman

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