Rough Around The Edges Preacher

Dear Guts Is The Key Reader; The roots of why I write and who I am have not changed. Here is one of the foundational articles about why I write this BEAM (blog). I might say it a little different today but the essence of what I said is still very much true of me today. I am a rugged, rough and tumble guy; with a big heart and giant faith and this propels me to do all I do. These kind of “Slam, I am” thoughts were the reason I wrote this post 4 years ago and very much a part of the motivation power that compels and moves me today! Enjoy the Read! 🙂  // You will have to click on the “view original” heading below this excerpt, to read the entire article..


I tell people that even though, I am a preacher that I am rough around the edges. Its true. Here’s how.

  1. I like a good fight…..  Weird you think. Well, I don’t think so. Everything worth doing deserves a good tussle. If you want to stay married, you’d need to prefer fighting to switching. If you want to succeed at your work, you’d better be willing to give the task a good wrestle. If you want to be a good neighbor, you’d better be willing to fight for your neighbor’s rights. Fighting is better than the option, not fighting and that is true helplessness.  …. I guess I look at it this way. Life is oftentimes an opponent. {Yeah, I get tired of all this life is beautiful stuff. A lot of the time, life is hard.} So what do I think about that:  Life; well you know: Let me…

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About timothygrantcarter

Author, Trainer, Pastor, Spiritual Coach, Inspirational Speaker, 12 step follower Thinker, Entrepreneur, Outdoorsman, Hunter, Fisherman, Gardener, and Shotokan YonDan (5th degree black belt). Visionary; Maker of original sayings, slogans and giver of spiritual help. "If God has a pulse, then I can feel it." Nicknamed "Slam" / Creator of #Slamism ... 's on Twitter @cccdynapro
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