Category Archives: People with GUTS

This category is dedicated to other special people that I have found to have GUTS.

Sensei Tim’s Makiwara

Among other unusual things that I treasure that would not mean much to other people is this device I have built in my basement. It is called a makiwara. It is an old school karate training device. I thought a … Continue reading

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First Annual ThomasvilleGo Karate Tournament

Enjoy a Great Saturday’s local Entertainment, the end of this month! In cooperation with The City of Thomasville, and Thomasville Middle School, The Shotokan Karate Academy of Thomasville is holding The First Annual Thomasville GO Karate Tournament, on Saturday, October … Continue reading

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You Must Not Quit!

I wrote this poem 6 years ago to the day. I put it on Facebook but I never did publish it here. It’s pretty strong. You might ought to read it and share it! I guarantee you it’ll help you … Continue reading

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Dawn’s Day, 2018

Today is my lovely sweetheart Dawn Carter’s birthday! If you have not already, I hope you will wish her a happy day! I try to do this every day of the year. She for sure deserves it. Selflessly, she takes … Continue reading

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In the image of God He created them; male and female!

Genesis 1:27 “So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created them; male and female.” When I think of this extraordinary concept that somehow we are crafted in the image of God! This strikes … Continue reading

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The Art of Karate Makes Me Better.

I train incessantly and unceasingly. Sometimes it drives my wife crazy how much I train. Yeah I know I’m not a 20 year old spring chicken. In fact I’m only a little over​ a year away from 60. I know … Continue reading

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Facing Pain and Adversity with the Eyes of Faith

Problems are normal. Pain is real. We need not doubt the grace or mercy of God when we go through either. But allow God to so fill our hearts with courage and faith. So that we exhibit Christ’s character, even … Continue reading

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