Welcome to the Gospel Martial Arts Union, since 1986, a group of dedicated Christian brothers and sisters training and teaching the martial arts with a Biblical perspective.

Join us in Indianapolis, November 8–9, for our National Conference and Championships where we will be focused on our 2019 theme which is “Building Up the GMAU Family… Together.”

Your ENTIRE school can attend for just $100 (whether you have 10 or 100 students). Join the competition on Friday evening, train with world-class instructors on Saturday, and attend the awards ceremony that evening. ALL FOR $100 per school.

Please complete this form to register for the November 2019 conference held November 8 & 9 at GMAU World Headquarters in Indianapolis Indiana. Fees will be paid at the door. Online registration is simply to reserve your spot and help us plan for attendance.


1     We are dedicated to effectively and collaboratively promoting and teaching biblically principled martial arts/sciences, conflict resolution tactics, and life protection training. 

Central Belief: Everyone can benefit from Biblical martial arts training, especially the household of faith.

Central Motivation: Everyone should train in biblical martial arts with a qualified and credentialed instructor.

Central Focus: Practical demonstration of great love by willingly lay down our lives for anyone in need.

2     We are committed to teach personal responsibility and accountability. GMAU ministry initiatives are distinguished from other activities, sports, etc. by emphasizing life skills and growth through: Spiritual Discipleship; Mental Discipline; and Physical Development. We journey together; unified and determined to Building Up the GMAU Family… Together pressing toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

We invite you to examine our organization and—if you feel so led—to join us in fellowship as an affiliate member (it’s free) or as a full member (just $15 annually) to receive all the included benefits.