A well-known golfer and self-described Christian, Phil Mickelson. He freely discusses his Christian religion in public and how it has evolved over the course of his life.
In 2012, he penned a well-read blog entry that was included on The Gospel Project website. He discusses the topic of feeling the emotional strain of upholding Christian values in this piece.
He bases his attitude on his philosophical foundation, which is golf. He says that his conversion to Christianity has given him the ability to enjoy life and fully appreciate what he has accomplished in his golfing career.