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About timothygrantcarter

Author, Trainer, Pastor, Inspirational Speaker, 12 step follower Thinker, Entrepreneur, Outdoorsman, Hunter, Fisherman, Gardener, and Shotokan YonDan (4th 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

Go get em, Tiger! A tribute to a fine karate student, Justin Fields!

It’s a truly rewarding thing when Hope’s you had for your life, start to take shape and fall into place. Today, I observed a karate student that I have worked with for nearly seven years perform extraordinary Feats of skill … Continue reading

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Things that make Car-Kai-ryu Shotokan Kai-In distinctive

     So Guts Is The Key reader, if you’re not interested in the martial arts, then this article may or may not be of interest to you. I have been a karate Sensei for 25 years or more. It … Continue reading

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“Tough times don’t last. Tough people do.” ????

Not everything he said was pure gospel/But the late Robert Schuller said/”Tuff times don’t last-Tuff people do”/I don’t know if it’s always tru-But it helps at times/Sometimes when there’s no other way-trust God-push on thru & a way opens up … Continue reading

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More wonderful than common to me!

More wonderful, than common to me: I was arrested for drugs in high school in my freshman year. My parcents were in their worst marital trial & nearly split up, and greatly because of a little blonde haired hellion (me).. … Continue reading

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Hallowed Be Thy Name

I say the Lord’s Prayer these days to know I have washed my hands for 20 seconds. Doing this has given me the time to think a lot about The Lord’s Prayer. One of the things that has changed about … Continue reading

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Come to Jesus

Many seek a grand, fulfilling call for their life. Many don’t even seem to seek at all and wander aimlessly. Life can be empty and seem useless, without a rock solid reason for trying and living. For myself, I’ve discovered … Continue reading

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How do we know that Christ is at work in the world today?

The wonderful hope of the Gospel is not just that Jesus was a real & verifiable historical figure of the past. But the profound fact of His resurrection means that He is real and He proves this, by living in … Continue reading

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Desire, Motivation, Imagination and Inspiration Acrostic

A determined desire willing to push through pain & perspiration must be the mindset of meaningful motivation. Good Goals turn fanciful foolishness to Fearless Faith, and turn idle imagination to Incredible Inspiration-when you have a healthy heart willing to work! … Continue reading

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Black and White thoughts about Racism, today.

[(Dear Friends, this writing concerns Racism. So, I shared this with one of my closest black friends Larry Dillingham, whom is also a mentor. To make sure we can work together on these issues. He encouraged me to publish these … Continue reading

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July 4th 2020 post: I stand even if I stand alone!

I stand. Even if I Stand Alone. Here’s why. I was never taught anything but Racial equality by a great parents in a great country that I love! For me, The USA always been about all people of all races, … Continue reading

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