Category Archives: Guest Stories

Bobby Gene King’s Story

Bobby woke up one day and looked around at his surroundings.  Here he was living with drug dealers in Tulsa.  This is not the life he was meant to live.  For several years he had been using “Ice” (a more potent form of crystal methamphetamine).  Over that time he had lost his home and all…
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Deena’s Story

Strong Start Deena had a fabulous childhood.  Her memories of family and friends are filled with laughter and positive experiences.  In the eighth grade she had accepted Christ and her future looked bright.  She could not imagine how a few small, choices would lead to such a different life than she had imagined. The Stumble…
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Clarence Richardson’s Story

As a high school wrestler, Clarence Richardson, would take on anyone.  No opponent was too tough, too big or too strong for this full blooded Oakie from Muskogee.  After graduating high school in 1974, Clarence wrestled his way into and out of a wide assortment of jobs.  It seemed that he could never settle down…
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John Allard’s Story

“Never, never, never give up.” -Winston Churchill Sometimes life turns on a dime.  John was born in California and moved with his family attending church and learning to trust in Jesus.  He reports that overall he had a happy childhood.  Then at 12 years old his parents were divorced.  The stability and security of the…
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