This course will prepare the student for the Yellow Rank Sash Level with added technique, the Worship Chi Gung Set, and the Eight Key Moves Set along with self defense applications for these and the previous sets. Additional tips on training are given as well as kicking technique and a one for one partner drill of deflection and striking.
A unique breathing drill which enhances oxygen and blood flow, teaches traditional martial arts moves which can be used for self defense, and allows one to worship God while training.
Exercise drills and techniques for continuing to develop your abilities in this Martial Arts system.
Now we add the Round Kick, Cross Kick, Scoop Kick, and Back Kick to your repertoire.
This is a one for one blocking and punching drill to be done with a partner, teaching proper deflection technique and shifting for defense and offense.
Here we go over self defense applications to the previous sets learned in the White Sash Course.
In this section the Student learns a form which incorporates eight symbolically named moves - Tearing the Veil, Death and Resurrection, Living Waters, Forgetting What Lied Behind, Pressing Towards the Mark, Pulling Down Strongholds, Shield and Sword, and Deliverance. This dynamic form is powerful with many applications for combat and self defense.
Professor Lewis has trained for over four decades in the martial arts, and has served as a pastor in the U.S., and a church planting missionary in Brazil, South America. Currently, he continues to use his martial arts as an outreach and discipleship tool as a traveling missionary evangelist, teaching seminars, and working with a drug-rehab ministry in Brazil, S.A. He taught Introduction to Martial Arts, and Introduction to Arnis as Adjunct Faculty at Cornerstone University for eight years, and has taught Women’s Self Defense at Kalamazoo College. His experience in martial arts includes holding, and participating, in demos, seminars, and tournaments, also giving Gospel karate demos at churches, fitness shows, and tournaments in Brazil as well as in the U.S.
Soke Phil Lewis is the recognized founder of Shinsei Kenpo, Mu Wu Shyr Quan Fa (Way of the Shepherd Warrior, and Shinsei Arnis Jitsu, holds a 9th Degree Black Belt and high-ranking black belts in several arts/styles, and is a member of the Kenpo Hall of Fame.
He also is the author of several Martial Arts Manuals and other books.