NBA Player Darren Collison Abruptly Calls It Quits To Focus on Life as a Jehovah's Witness
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Pacers point guard Darren Collison shockingly announced he’s retiring to focus on being a Jehovah’s Witness. “While I still love basketball, I... From the back court to your front door.
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Darren Collison, 31, Retires to Focus on His Faith as a Jehovah's Witness. By Wil Leitner Jun 29, 2019. Darren Collison: "Basketball has been my life since I was a child. I could never imagine finding anything that brings me more joy than I get from playing the game. While I still love basketball, I know there is something more important, which is my family and my faith.
Collison, 31, said in a letter published by The Undefeated that after a 10-year career in the NBA, he had decided to retire from the NBA to pursue his faith as a “Jehovah’s Witness.”
Darren Collison Retires From NBA to Focus on Life as a Jehovah’s Witness. Veteran guard Darren Collison has decided to retire from the NBA after 10 seasons primarily to concentrate on helping the less fortunate through his Jehovah’s Witnesses faith, he told ESPN’s The Undefeated in a letter. “While I still love basketball, I know there is something more important, which is my family and my faith,” Collison wrote Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Point guard Darren Collison has decided to retire from the NBA after 10 seasons to focus on being a Jehovah's Witness. The 31-year-old Collison played for the Indiana Pacers the ...
He was already in the NBA when his wife began studying with Jehovah's Witnesses. I'm not sure if he progressed to the point of baptism by now, but at my hall he just casually showed up with her. Edit: Sidenote here: He definitely expressed his interest, but wasn't giving up his basketball career when it was suggested by some brothers.
Baseball player was an active Jehovah's Witness and put the religion above his MLB career. Willie Wise was considering becoming a Jehovah's Witness minister before getting drafted to the NBA. On . Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content. it states, "I am one of Jehovah’s Witnesses and an advocate for ...