Fans, are you sick of hearing about the darker side of sports? Tired of the scandals, the arrest reports and the league controversies? Tune into Javelin with co-hosts Shawn Akers and Casey Stagg on the Charisma Podcast Network, where you’ll hear uplifting stories with a twist of morality on the lives of Christian athletes who boldly profess their faith. That’s Javelin—Sports the Charisma Way.
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Dec 31, 2015

Legendary American football coach Bobby Bowden tells his story of how faith impacted his life and career. As the former football coach of the Florida State Seminoles, Bowden is known for his wins and leadership. Through his charismatic personality, wisdom and humor, you will be encouraged to stand on your faith and not give up.

Dec 25, 2015

Begin with extreme dreams to start your journey to extreme winning. Pat Williams, senior vice president of the Orlando Magic, joins Shawn in studio to discuss his new book "Extreme Winning."

Dec 17, 2015

Lifetime outdoor sportsman and former pastor, Jason Cruise, joins the show sharing about his faith and his new book "The Man Minute." Hear how a simple 60 second wisdom teaching is now impacting thousands of men.

Dec 12, 2015

Will the SEC team Alabama dominate taking how the College Conference Championship? Find out as Shawn and Casey debate who is going to win and the coveted Heisman trophy. Then see if you know the answers to the Javelin trivia questions.

Dec 9, 2015

Mike Rosas discusses being a chaplain for the Houston Rockets and shares how you can sow seeds of faith into the sports fans in your life. Listen now to be encouraged to break down walls.

Dec 3, 2015

Guest Charles "Peanut" Tillman, NFL cornerback for the Carolina Panthers joins us in studio by phone to talk football and how he is reaching today's youth with his new book "The Middle School Rules of Charles Tillman: "Peanut.""


Nov 27, 2015

4 Winds Christian Athletics President Steve McConkey shares how his ministry is standing up for today's Christian athletes and coaches while supporting their religious freedoms.

Nov 20, 2015

Find out what dudes think on marriage. Author and Chaplin of the St. Lois Cardinals Darrin Patrick, join the show to discuss sports and his new book "A Dudes Guide to Marriage." You will laugh and be encouraged.

Nov 13, 2015

Cathy Parker tells the story of how Barrow, Alaska started a high school football team in this remote town 300 miles north of the Arctic Circle. Now becoming a feature film, Cathy's braveness shows through helping this town's young men have a new purpose in life.

Nov 6, 2015

High School football coach, Joe Kennedy, made the news when was suspended for privately praying on the 50 yard line after every football game. Jeremy Dyce, senior lead counsel for Liberty Institute shares Joe's story and what actions they are taking to fight for Religious Freedoms.

Nov 5, 2015

New Orleans tight end Benjamin Watson tells his experiences with race and how to get free from fears and frustrations dividing us in his new book "Under Our Skin." Enjoy hearing him share stories of faith and football.

Oct 28, 2015

More and more women are starting to been seen on the sidelines and as anchors of not only women sports, but men's sports too. Dr. Bruce Kuiper, an associate professor of Communications at Dordt College, shares the impact women are having in sports broadcasting based on his article, "Women and Sportscasting, a Different Kind of Ballgame. Join the debate now.

Oct 21, 2015

Chad Hennings, three-time Superbowl Champion with the Dallas Cowboys, talks about his new book Forces of Character: Conversations About Building A Life Of Impact. Chad shares how his personal relationship with the Lord impacts his life.

Oct 18, 2015

Justin Wren shares his powerful and inspiring story of how he overcame addictions and stopped fighting for himself and began fighting for others. Hear Justin tell our host Shawn Akers and Casey Stagg how he is working with the Mbuti Pygmy people of the Congo and about his new book "Fight for the Forgotten."

Oct 13, 2015

What does the new extra point mean in the NFL and how it effects the game? Casey and Shawn debate the issue. Then enjoy story time with Casey and the hosts will pick their MLB teams to win the playoffs.

Oct 7, 2015

Hear the story of Dorothy Newton, ex-wife of former Superbowl Champion Nate Newton. She talks about her new book "Silent Cry: The True Story of Abuse and Betrayal of an NFL Wife." Dorothy's life is an example of forgiveness and gives hope to people who are suffer from abuse.

Oct 3, 2015

Casey Sadler tells how faith impacts his life, helps him overcome struggles and discusses the opportunities he has been given playing with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.

Sep 29, 2015

Do you want your child to be a champion? Hear how youth sports programs impact children and effects parents. Join Casey and Shawn as they interview author Bernie Schock, author of Raising Champions: Helping Your Child Grow Through Sports.

Sep 25, 2015

You can help over 1 million people receive a Bible. Join Steve Strang and Christian Life Missions campaign Give Away the Word. Listen to find out how now.

Sep 19, 2015

Erica Enders-Stevens, reigning National Hot Rod Association Pro Stock champion, shares how faith in Christ drives her and how you can do all things through Christ.

She became the first female driver to win the NHRA Pro Stock championship and many other first for women in her sport.

Sep 11, 2015

Listen as author Rob Maaddi share his new book Football Faith and the testimonies of the NFL players in it. Hear Shawn and Casey debate the sports topics of the day, including Michael Sam, Tim Tebow, high paying players and the media.

Sep 5, 2015

Listen to Casey and Shawn as they discuss this years picks. Hear feature interview with Tony Nathan, who played for Alabama and drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 1979. Tony's story can be seen in the new movie Woodlawn releasing soon.

Aug 28, 2015

Casey and Shawn start the show with a discussion on a scuffle in the Jet's locker room. Then Shawn shares what you can learn about the sin of sexual promiscuity from his featured interview with Football Hall of Fame Inductee, Tim Brown.

Aug 21, 2015

Listen to Casey and guest host Mike Browne as the debate sports news and focus on changed lives of faith. Hear featured interview with 6-Time World Champion boxer Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero, as he shares his faith.

Aug 13, 2015

Listen as Casey and Shawn share their personal stories on how athletic coaches impacted their lives as young men. Then hear Shawn's interview with a local Orlando, Florida, high school football coach, Monty Vann, who tells his story on how God uses him to minister into the lives of his players.

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