12 Days of Giveaways - Spin & Win! Sign up before Dec. 25th to win daily prizes and a $250 Amazon.com Gift Card. Find out details.

Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Religion Today Blog Christian Blog and Commentary

Buccaneers Quarterback Jameis Winston Accepts Christ and is Baptized at Outreach Event

  • Veronica Neffinger
    Religious persecution, missions, Christianity around the world
  • 2016 Mar 07
  • Comments

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston recently accepted Christ and was baptized at a conference hosted by Pro Athletes Outreach.


SportingNews.com reports that Winston, who has come a long way since his troubled college days at Florida State, was baptized along with his girlfriend, Breion Allen, during the four-day conference in Colorado Springs.


The conference is an annual event that draw hundreds of professional athletes and their significant others and includes prayer, inspirational speakers, worship, and other events.


Allen posted a video to her Instagram of herself and Winston getting baptized at the conference.


“Last night I accepted Christ into my life for the first time. So thankful for this #PAO experience for helping me grow closer in my faith and to be around people trying to do the same,” posted Allen.



Publication date: March 7, 2016