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Staff

   
  
  Diane Berry
  

Diane Berry is a seasoned Instructor and Trainer and a longtime homeschool co-op advocate! Known as… Master Berry to numerous Martial Arts students throughout SE Michigan, Miss Berry to her Chess students, and simply Diane or other aliases to her family & friends. Senior Master Instructor Diane Berry became a Black Belt Instructor in 1983 at the age of 18. In 1985 she surrendered her life to the Lord Jesus Christ and began to use her Martial Arts as a Ministry to share God’s Word and Knowledge of His saving Grace with others. In 1992 she earned her Martial Arts Masters Degree! The Lord has blessed and honored Master Berry with the privilege of teaching over thousands of students; some who have made life-long commitments themselves. Under the direction of the Lord, she founded Full Force Ministries, which offers many Christ Centered Activities/Services, which include Evangelism & Discipleship – such as: Formal Martial Arts Schooling, Self-Defense, Child Safety, Ladies Self-Defense, Dynamic Martial Arts Demonstrations, Chess Workshops, Summer Day Camps, & personal Inner-Healing/Deliverance Ministry. Services/Instruction are generally held at Churches or Organizations by appt., Homeschool Groups, and her west Dearborn home. She has been playing Chess since age 7 and formally teaching the intriguing game since the mid-90’s. Master Berry is a 2012 Inductee of the Midwest Women’s Martial Arts HALL OF FAME of EXCELLENCE! She holds a Berean College Diploma in Bible and Doctrine, CCI Ministerial Diploma in Pastoral Counseling, Training in the DWJD Institute, and specializes in the ministry of Inner-Healing and Deliverance (healing of: emotions, memories, soul fragmentation. Freedom from demonic bondage/oppression. ~Founded on Luke 4:18)

   
  Diane Berry is teaching the following classes for the 2016 / Winter Session.
  
  • Chess /age7+
  • Mighty Mites
  • Martial Arts/Self Defense 7+
  • Beg Chess 7+