Ministry through boxing

samantha LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – By now you should know local boxer Samantha Kinchen will be a part of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

The boxing phenom is still hopeful to represent the United States in the 2020 games as a competitor, but right now she’s fully focused on her chaplain duties with Athletes in Action.

Her dad is a pastor…and she’s been raised in the church…so was it a natural fit for Kinchen and how does ministry work within her sport?

Hear from the Rio-bound boxer turned chaplain in the video.