Friday, Apr 18, 2014

Linda Downing

We still celebrate Resurrection Sunday

Upon learning she had Lou Gehrig's disease, my aunt said: "It's not the dying I fear; it's the living." What she dreaded was the suffering and deterioration of her human body. What she believes is the word of Jesus Christ: "If you believe in me, you ...
Published: 04/18/14

Holy Week is about the present

The March issue of Oprah magazine espoused something few achieve: De-clutter or simplify life. Oprah, auctioning off her lifetime's stuff, said: ".knowing what you need is more than knowing what you want." That reduced Oprah's needs to her dogs and h...
Published: 04/11/14

The truth trumps opinions

It is sad to admit that in 2014 there is a need to establish March as Women's History Month. It is even harder to admit there is more need in the church world than in the secular to stop our infantile role playing and become adults. If we had lived u...
Published: 03/28/14

Common sense could fix this

Linda M. Downing
Published: 03/21/14

Feminism is not a dirty word

Ah, the month of March, when ancient kings marched off to war, ancient women remained home to do and teach young women the women's stuff, and 21st century men and women - at least, those who are informed - acknowledge Women's History Month.
Updated: 1 months ago

Time for the other half to step up

March is Women's History Month, a gauntlet more spiritual than secular. By history, we mean "woman's place." No thinking woman escapes the battle. No thinking man escapes the knowledge that, until woman is his equal in all things, from pay to positio...
Updated: 1 months ago

Our hindsight must be blurred

Linda M. Downing
Updated: 1 months ago

Death is stalking our youth

Linda M. Downing
Updated: 1 months ago

Valentine's Day thoughts on coupling

Linda M. Downing
Updated: 2 months ago

The 'god' of causes crashes the Olympics

Linda M. Downing
Updated: 2 months ago

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