FCA’s SU Campus Director Nathan Bliss to assume regional role

“Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things.” These words from the Gospel of Matthew’s Parable of the Talents aptly describe the diligent work of Nathan Bliss during his six-year tenure as Syracuse University’s Campus. And now, in September, Bliss will be “in charge of …

Jeff Miller joins FCA staff as Regional Director of Talent Development

It’s our pleasure to announce that Jeff Miller will be joining the team on or before November 15, 2016. Jeff has served FCA in various ways the past five years, including as a board member and a loyal volunteer. He will now begin his time on staff as our Regional Director of Talent Development. Jeff will be spearheading our regional …

FCA President Transition

I’m happy to share some incredible news with you today! Fellowship of Christian Athletes has announced an exciting transition in leadership in our 60-plus-year history, with the appointment of Shane Williamson as the eighth president and CEO of FCA. At year-end, our current president, veteran NFL coach Les Steckel, will retire after 12 years of outstanding service and whole-hearted dedication …

FCA Girls Northeast Lacrosse Team to Compete in First Tournament

Rochester, NY – June 17, 2016 – History will be made this weekend when FCA’s Girls Upstate 2021 team competes in the Laxin’ Out Loud Tournament in Bel Air, Maryland on June 18 and 19.   While the FCA Northeast boys program has grown to nearly 300 players since 2000, this is the ministry’s first girls team which was formed in …

Gordon College FCA Sponsoring Campus Wide Event

Wenham, MA – March 14, 2016 – The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting an on campus event featuring former NFL player William Green on March 23, 2016.  Green will share his inspirational story at 8:00 PM at McDonald Hall.  The event is free of charge and open to all.  http://www.williegreeninspires.com/ Sue Kelly, Gordon’s head women’s volleyball coach since …

Springfield College FCA Sponsoring Campus Wide Event

Rochester, NY – March 1, 2016 – Springfield College’s FCA and Office of Spiritual Life will be co-hosting an on campus event featuring former NFL player William Green on March 24, 2016. Green will share his inspirational story at 7 PM in the Dodge Room of the Richard B. Flynn Campus Union. http://www.williegreeninspires.com/ The event is free of charge and …

Praise Report: Sandy Thomas

March 1, 2016 – a BIG day for Sandy Thomas, Area Rep for Eastern Maine! Congratulations to Sandy Thomas on two major accomplishments on the same day. Today, March 1, 2016, Sandy retired after 46 years in the work force and simultaneously became a full time FCA staff member. Sandy has coached high school and college girls basketball for 25 …

Devoted Christian Leaders Help Build RPI’s Campus Ministry

ROCHESTER, NY – February 25, 2016 – The power of relationship has driven the growth of FCA’s ministry on the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) campus. Scott Rock, RPI’s Campus Director, credits the growth to the friendship and consistent leadership of senior hockey players Travis Fulton and Jason Kasdorf. “It was a divine meeting when I met Travis and Jason four …

FCA hires Vining as State Director for New Hampshire

ROCHESTER, NY – December 22, 2015 — The Fellowship of Christian Athletes announces the addition of Mike Vining to the team as state director for New Hampshire. Mike has 25 years of experience in sales and marketing, including as national director for a large food industry corporation, managing $10 billion in annual sales and maintaining merchant partnerships with 100+ companies. …