John 3:16 is one of the most famous and well-known Bible verses. It has been called the “Gospel in a nutshell,” because it is considered a summary of the central doctrines of Christianity.
After becoming a born-again Christian, Rollen Stewart grew obsessed with sharing his faith. He gained fame by turning up at sporting events in a rainbow-colored wig and a sign reading “John 3:16” in his hands.
In a riff on the ubiquity of the verse, pro-wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin has been known to wear an “Austin 3:16” shirt.
Several Christian-owned businesses are known for using their products to share their faith, including In-N-Out Burger, which has printed John 3:16 on their cups.
In the American South, signs extolling the importance of faith are a common sight. This one was spotted in North Carolina.
The Gators quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow was born into a missionary family. He remains a devout Christian.