I wrote this article about my father this past year in July. I wrote it to my facebook friends as a tribute to my father JOHN W. Carter Senior. I recently realized that I had not put this article here on Guts Is The Key for my readers. So I’m going to fix that. Here… More Tribute to my father John W. Carter Sr.
Dear Guts Is The Key Reader. Those of you who have followed my BEAM (blog) for some time, probably thought I have forgotten the GUTS acrostic series. Not a chance. I am up to 83 and there are plenty more to share with you. But as you know, if you have followed me for some time, I… More G.U.T.S. #39 – God Understands The Situation
Courage runs deep with me. It started with a wise father who lived that lesson himself. John W. Carter Sr. had GUTS. Real guts and he taught me. So this is a personal story about where GUTS comes from. You may find it interesting and helpful to you. So, read on. I remember when… More A tough man who was good, And A good man who was tough!
We must know the value of our work, for it to be fulfilling. We must believe that our work is good and that what we stand for is being expressed through what we do. Having defining values that matter and letting them guide our steps can turn life from frustrating, to joyous and… More Sew Good Stitches
Why GUTS? Because John W. Carter Sr. said so.. And John W. Carter Sr. had more guts than anyone I ever knew. I remember when I was a young boy a whole gang of boys came after me on bicycles and knocked me off my bike. I was on my way home after little… More John W. Carter Sr. And Guts
Dear GutsIsTheKey Reader; as many of you know, I am an avid outdoors-man. This love of the outdoors takes many forms. Hunting, Hiking, Gardening, lawn-work, bird and animal watching, and last but not least; Fishing! I remember when I was barely a toddler fishing with my brother. On one trip, he… More My love of Fishing – 1
New Living Translation (©2007) Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a dream fulfilled is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 NLT ARTWORK BY MY DECEASED SISTER DETRA CARTER Today was earth day. A fitting time to write this BEAM about my father John W. Carter Sr. Fitting, because dad was a man of… More John Woodard Carter Sr. and His Retirement dream home.