Super Bowl, Phoenix Open boost Baptist witness

While thousands of sports fans descend on the Phoenix area this week, Southern Baptists look to make the most of ministry opportunities as the city hosts the Super Bowl and Phoenix Open.
More than 200,000 are expected this week to watch Tiger Woods play in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, which began Jan. 29 and will wrap up on Feb. 1. Then more than 60,000 people will pack University of Phoenix Stadium — along with thousands of other fans and media gathered throughout the area — for the Super Bowl. Thousands of football fans also were on hand at the stadium for the Pro Bowl on Jan. 25.

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