Chad Hennings is a starting defensive tackle for the five-time Super Bowl champions, the Dallas Cowboys. An Air Force pilot in the Persian Gulf War, Hennings flew forty-five missions in Desert Storm and Operation Provide Comfort, earning awards for both humanitarianism and air achievement. He is also a popular speaker to youth and business groups. Chad, his wife Tammy, and their son Chase live in Texas.
Fill with all the excitement of an NFL championship game, It Takes Commitment! combines hard-hitting sports action with biblical truth to convey powerful, behind-the-scenes insights on what it takes to become a winner. Through action-packed stories-from both on and off the field-three-time Super Bowl champion Chad Hennings tackles the vital subject of commitment in the first release of the exciting new Starters series. This reader-friendly paperback effectively uses stories, stats, and interesting sports facts to illustrate Hennings’ message about the biblical virtue of commitment. Sports fans of every age are certain to be challenged and inspired by this unique series which helps NFL players use their God-given platform to challenge the reader to choose winning life strategies.
Through My Eyes
Tim Tebow is one of the most accomplished players in college football history. A two-time winner of the NCAA National Football Championship with the University of Florida, Tim is also the first-ever sophomore to win the Heisman Trophy. He then went on to become a two-time winner of the Maxwell Award for the nations top football player, while also winning the Davey OBrien Award for the nations best college quarterback and the James E. Sullivan Award for the most outstanding amateur athlete in any sport. He is the founder of the Tim Tebow Foundation which was started to bring faith, hope, and love to those needing a brighter day in the darkest hour of need, and in April 2010, Tim was selected in the first round of the NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. He lives in Colorado.
Over the course of the last five years, Tim Tebow established himself as one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of college football and a top prospect in the NFL. During that time he amassed an unparalleled resumewinning two BCS national championships, becoming the first sophomore in NCAA history to win the Heisman trophy, and in the face of massive public scrutiny, being drafted in the first round of the NFL draft by the Denver Broncos.
Now, in Through My Eyes, Tebow brings readers everywhere an inspirational memoir about life as he chose to live it, revealing how his faith and family values, combined with his relentless will to succeed, have molded him into the person that he is today. As the son of Christian missionaries, Tebow has a unique story to tellfrom the circumstances of his birth, to his home-schooled roots, to his record-setting collegiate football career with the Florida Gators and everything else that took place in between.
At every step, Tebow’s life has defied convention and expectation. While aspects of his life have been well-documented, the stories have always been filtered through the opinions and words of others. Through My Eyes is his passionate, firsthand, never-before-told account of how it all really happened.