My First Job by Karen King

My first job was as a Reservationist for Hertz Rent-a-Car when they opened their Worldwide Reservations Center in Oklahoma City. Here are some valuable lessons I learned from my first job. You are there to learn how to do a job ~ and in the process you can also learn... read more

Learning to drive ~ 10 tips

I’ve never driven a car in another country, but I gave this advice to my children when they were learning to drive and I think it applies everywhere. I would like to recommend that you follow these suggestions for at least 30 days or 30 trips when you are... read more

Creating a budget

This may seem like a boring topic; but trust me, when you start working and are receiving a paycheck, it is easy to lose track of how much money you are spending. On my first job I did not make very much money,  I had to learn the hard way that money always goes out... read more

Karen’s Life Sketch

On this, the first day of 2017, it seems an appropriate time to share my life sketch.  Rather than looking forward to the new year, I am looking back over my life and analyzing it.  There have been physical changes ~ for sure.  And life is filled with emotional... read more

Life Sketch – Bob King

My family was not in the habit of going to church when I was a child.  My parents were good people but being with other Christians was not important to them. My father was in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He participated in some horrific battles in the... read more

20 years ago today…a doctor called

There is a particular word that can stop time.  It is the word that will be like a bee sting.  It is a word that makes all things new.  In the nano second after you hear this word, whatever was bothering you will suddenly seem extremely trivial and unimportant.  In a... read more