The Sports Ministry major will study the areas of biblical foundations, philosophical understanding and pedagogical skills basic for effective ministry in entry-level positions within the church, parachurch and missions organizations.

Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Bachelor of Arts in Sports Ministry program will be able to:

  • Defend a personal philosophy and biblical foundation for sports ministry.
  • Formulate a theology of competition.
  • Demonstrate leadership and effective teaching skills in a recreational or sport setting.
  • Construct a curriculum for a sports ministry program within the local church.


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Program Plans

B.A. in Sports Ministry - Chicago (pdf)

B.A. in Sports Ministry Interdisciplinary - Chicago (pdf)

"Reaching lost souls through sport is quickly becoming one of the most effective areas of ministry. [My experiences at Moody] confirmed my passion to share Christ and reach the lost through sport."
— Stephanie,
Sports Ministry major

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