Author Archives: Linda Ross, CS

An antidote to despair over yet another mass shooting

                  In today’s world of push-notifications and the 24-hour news cycle, it can be easy to be lulled into a sense of pervasive despair and/or apathy.  This is especially true when the … Continue reading

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New beginnings, daily – and more!

    A new year often means a fresh start. Most of us use the beginning of a new calendar to mark off a set of goals and resolutions, but sometimes it can feel so easy to lose some of that … Continue reading

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The nobler giving

  What is the thought of Christmas? Giving. What is the hope of Christmas? Living. What is the joy of Christmas? Love. No silver or gold is needed for giving If the heart is filled with the Christmas love, For … Continue reading

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A victory over community violence

One of my favorite things to do in the evening is to sit down with my iPad and read the newspaper.  I will often read the Christian Science Monitor for their refreshing perspective on the news, and last Monday I … Continue reading

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