Marietta author uses sports to strengthen Christian faith in new inspirational book

MARIETTA, Ga. — This week marks the nationwide release of author Dan Farr’s inspiring new Christian book, “Final Score!: Reflections Off the Court.”

Whether you are relatively new in your faith journey, a mature disciple of Christ looking for fresh teaching ideas, a person looking for more that this life has to offer or a youth pastor or a volunteer with youth, you will discover that the stories in “Final Score!” are filled with great insight.

Farr’s thought-provoking, creative new book provides fresh perspectives of God’s love and grace with devotions that encourage and challenge one’s faith journey. Moreover, it shares some innovative icebreakers for your youth group, small group or Sunday school class.

Published by Tate Publishing and Enterprises, the book is available through bookstores nationwide, from the publisher at, or by visiting or

Farr is a certified lay speaker, who leads small group discussions, serves as a chaplain for a local high school football team and supports the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in the metro Atlanta area. Being the youth sports ministry coordinator at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Farr has founded the Mt. Zion UMC Hoops2Heaven ministry and has been involved as a director and coach since 1989. As an author, he has published eight “Final Score!” sports devotion books.

Farr and his wife, Becca, live in Marietta, Georgia. They have two daughters, Jillian and Allison, and a son-in-law, Kevin.

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