Andrew and Angie Provence


 Athletes in Action, A Cru Ministry  - Atlanta, GA

Serving the College and Pro Sports Community

We’re helping the college and professional sports community in Atlanta grow in character and faith.  Athletes and coaches are using their unique platform to positively impact our culture and local communities. At least once per year, we also serve with other ministry teams around the US. Athletes in Action also organizes international outreach tours. Recently, Athletes in Action sent over 1000 student-athletes to 25 countries throughout the world.


Athletes in Action Vision Statement

A Christ follower on every team, in every sport and in every nation 

Athletes in Action Mission Statement

Building spiritual movements everywhere through the platform of sport so that everyone knows someone who truly follows Jesus

Where we exist...
Hundreds of university campuses, several professional sports teams (NFL, MLS, NBA), and have a presence in 85 countries.


Andrew and Angie's Bio:

Andrew and Angie have been married since 1983. They have 9 children and 5 grandchildren.  Andrew holds a master's degree in Professional Counseling (Liberty University) and is also an ordained minister.  Angie was a collegiate dancer and fitness instructor.  She earned a degree in Organization Leadership from Mercer University.  She also possesses a contagious joy and love of life.  They consider it a great privilege to serve together as full-time missionaries.  They make a great team.

Andrew's sports background:

Selected as the 75th overall pick of the 1983 NFL draft;  considered the greatest draft class ever, including Hall of Famers like John Elway, Dan Marino, Jim Kelly,  Eric Dickerson, Roger Craig and Darrell Green.

  • Played in 90 games as a defensive lineman for the Atlanta Falcons and Denver Broncos
  • 1st team Sporting News College Football All-American
  • University of South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame
  • University of South Carolina career records for defensive tackles: total sacks(26), tackles(401), tackles for loss(35)
  • Savannah, GA Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Southeastern Conference 2010 Legends Team
  • Named to NFL All-Rookie team with the Atlanta Falcons   

Contact Us -   

Andrew and Angie Provence
Athletes in Action, a Cru ministry - Atlanta, GA
224 Providence Road
Fayetteville, GA 30215

mobile:  770-527-2747
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"As societies around the world look up to athletes as heroes, they must find
those heroes looking up to God!" Matthew 28:18-20

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