At Lastby Billie Jean King
In a Novel that reaffirms the power of Sisterhood, Billie Jean King's "At Last" presents a refreshing look at a bond between three women of different age groups. When a relationship of sisterhood, friendship, and mentorship is formed; Barbara, Karen and Kim discover that relationship issues faced by singles within the body of Christ has no respect to age. Being… See more details below
In a Novel that reaffirms the power of Sisterhood, Billie Jean King's "At Last" presents a refreshing look at a bond between three women of different age groups. When a relationship of sisterhood, friendship, and mentorship is formed; Barbara, Karen and Kim discover that relationship issues faced by singles within the body of Christ has no respect to age. Being celibate and God fearing women; they've grown weary in their wait for their husbands. In the approaching New Millennium they go on a quest to find their mates; interracial dating and younger men will be a consideration.
A love story unveils as King skillfully illustrates the combination of three women in their new found relationships. Kimberly Denise Montgomery, 28 year old virgin, Registered Nurse, still Daddy's little girl; she's prayed for a husband to be just like her Father-Pastor. When Kim's prayer is answered; she's faced with the consequences that comes with the saying "be careful what you pray for". Karen Lynn Harding 42, an Event Planner, divorcee, has a 15 year-old Son named, Michael. He lends a hand in support of his White Basketball Coach when he falls madly in love with his Mom. Loyalty and culture issues surface when her Ex opposes the relationship. Barbara Jean Keller 46, never married, Realtor, Notary has a 24 year old married daughter. Desiring only a seasoned man of God; Barbara gets a lesson of the heart when she falls for a younger man, who falls short of her criteria. Bearing truth that there is strength in numbers; the women gain empowerment when they challenge the men to step up to their level of standards to abstain also. King captures the essence of sensitive issues faced in the life of singlewomen within the body of Christ; that are generally overlooked. Kim comes to the aide of a sister in Christ, who has partnered with a married man in the church in the midst of her weariness to wait. Kim gives new meaning to Gal. 6:1 when she gallantly attempts to restore her sister.
In engaging storytelling, "At Last" combines, scriptures, accountability, principles, and testimonies. It will leave you inspired, encour-aged…motivated… and… hopeful. BILLIE JEAN KING currently resides in San Ramon, California. To hone her writing skills ; she does freelance writing. She was born and raised in Mer Rouge and Bastrop, Louisiana. This is her first novel.
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