Jesus and Buddha: The Parallel Teachings

Inspiration: We can feel a great deal of gratitude that Abraham had enough faith in God that he was willing to follow where God led, and so lead us to God. The takeaway from this verse is that without the Old Testament, we wouldn’t understand the promise of salvation; we wouldn’t understand why it wasContinue reading “Jesus and Buddha: The Parallel Teachings”

Leadership and Jiu-Jitsu (And How It Can Help Prevent Burnout)

I’ve written about how BJJ can serve as a source of guidance in one’s life and a source of fulfillment before (and I probably will again.) With the hard work and dedication it takes to succeed at it, BJJ has helped a lot of people improve their lives – on and off the mat. ToContinue reading “Leadership and Jiu-Jitsu (And How It Can Help Prevent Burnout)”

Jiu-Jitsu As a Life Teacher

For many practitioners, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu isn’t merely something you do to get in shape or learn how to defend yourself. Sure, those are all great things in and of themselves, but they don’t really add up to the whole of what is so important about it and why it’s so influential in the lives ofContinue reading “Jiu-Jitsu As a Life Teacher”

Meet Coach Nick

Nicholas Gerace is passionate about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and the connection between the physical and the spiritual.  An expert in child psychology and a passionate father, Nicholas is heartfelt about integrating the lessons into his everyday life, striving to serve as a leader in all areas – both professional and personal.  Nicholas Gerace served inContinue reading “Meet Coach Nick”