United Christian Martial Arts

Sponsored by Antioch Free Will Baptist Church

Began:February 1, 2015
Lead by:Sensei Micheal W. Smith, 10th degree Black Belt
Sensei Timmeo Aneuber, 10th degree Black Belt
Sensei Steve Ballenger, 4th degree Black Belt


Free:Tenjin style karate classes, each Monday and Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Lead by:Sensei Micheal W. Smith, 10th degree Black Belt
Sensei Timmeo Aneuber, 10th degree Black Belt
Sensei Steve Ballenger, 4th degree Black Belt
Free:Tenjin style karate classes, each Monday and Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Ages:Open to entire family…generally age 5-6 and up. Our class range is from 5 years old to 79 years old.
Agenda:Class starts with prayer and pledge of allegiance, followed by 30-45 minutes of exercise, including karate kicks, punches, blocks; 10-minute break, self-defense routine, learn/practice katas, bag punch and kicks, sparring, bow and sword instruction. Class ends with prayer.

Monday: 7:45 p.m. Bible study. Each week a student takes a turn choosing bible verses and explaining what it means to them, and then having an open discussion of biblical devotions, prayer requests, and closing prayer.
Promotions:Each student progresses at own rate. Sensei works with individuals or group. Students must practice at home. Promotions awarded within each rank as reviewed and approved by Sensei. Ranks are: White, Green, Brown, and Black belts.
End of Year: Trophies awarded to individuals for:
Top Student
Most Improved
Best Sportsmanship
Competition:Individuals compete within regional competitions as designated by Sensei, usually twice a year. Trophies awarded.