"I wasn't making disciples,” Indianapolis quarterback Matthew Hasselbeck admits. "I was introducing people to the team chaplain and feeling good about myself." A blunt conversation with then-teammate Trent Dilfer helped Matthew realize how shallow his evangelism was. Like many of us, Matthew thought that teaching and discipling others was only for pastors. Dilfer helped him see that we’re all responsible for sharing Jesus Christ, and now Hasselbeck influences players and fans alike across the league with the gospel.
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