Linda W. Perkins

Writing Samples

My writing career spans almost 30 years and has included newspaper journalism, advertising, public relations, marketing (print and interactive), magazine features and blogging. Below is just a small sample of what I have written. I am in the process of scanning other materials and adding to this online portfolio. If you are looking for something specific and don't see an example of it here, please ask!

How a Farm-to-Table Restaurant Evolved into a Homegrown Church

Christianity Today October 30th, 2016 Bi-vocational ministers are common—but what's it like to have a bi-vocational congregation?

Dinner with the King (Devotional)

Postcards Magazine October 30th, 2016 Mustard Seed Moments - November 2016

The Unique Church Alliance That's Bringing Love to At-Risk Kids

Christianity Today October 13th, 2016 How two Houston pastors united their congregations to better serve their city.

How Churches Rebuilt a Town After Its Fertilizer Plant Exploded

Christianity Today September 8th, 2016 Three years ago, an industrial disaster nearly blew the city of West off the map. Today, local congregations are at the heart of its recovery and revival.

Taking in the Sunshine (Devotional)

Postcards Magazine August 26th, 2016 Mustard Seed Moments - September 2016

Loving the Neighborhood Mosque - on Its Own Terms

Christianity Today July 26th, 2016 When thousands of Muslims visited its community, one Houston church stepped in to serve.

Releasing the Ghosts of the Past

SpringSight.net July 25th, 2016 Releasing the Ghosts of the Past

In the Eye of the Storm - Navasota Resident Recalls Moment of Terror as Tornado Hit Home

The Navasota Examiner July 20th, 2016

Flood Warning (devotional)

Postcards Magazine June 30th, 2016 Postcards Magazine - Mustard Seed Moments July 2016

Evangelical Christians Reach Out to Muslims to Combat Islamophobia

Good News Network June 3rd, 2016 Evangelical Christians Reach Out to Muslims to Combat Islamophobia

Local Woman Helping Houston Flood Victims

Polk County Enterprise newspaper May 1st, 2016

When Flood Waters Rise

SpringSight.net April 20th, 2016 When Flood Waters Rise - Featured #TellHisStory Article on JenniferDukesLee.com on April 26, 2016

At the Crossroads: Go This Way!

SpringSight.net April 5th, 2016 At the Crossroads: Go This Way!

Praying Through the Fear

SpringSight.net March 29th, 2016 Praying Through the Fear

Is Big Data Too Big for Small Business?

Percento Technologies March 23rd, 2016 Is Big Data Too Big for Small Business?

Get Out of the Boat: RA, Religion and Politics

SpringSight.net March 9th, 2016 Get Out of the Boat: RA, Religion and Politics

Strategically Managing the Virtual Workplace

Percento Technologies March 3rd, 2016 Strategically Managing the Virtual Workplace

When Tears Begin to Flow

SpringSight.net February 19th, 2016 When Tears Begin to Flow

Mining for Data: Use It, Don't Lose It

Percento Technologies February 18th, 2016 Mining for Data: Use It, Don't Lose It

Space Commerce: Where Business is Literally Out of This World

Percento Technologies February 12th, 2016 Space Commerce: Where Business is Literally Out of This World

Making Every IT Dollar Count in a Tight Economy

Percento Technologies February 4th, 2016 Trendy Technology Article - Making Every IT Dollar Count in a Tight Economy

RA Does Not Have to Define You

Health Central February 2nd, 2016 RA Does Not Have to Define You

Leveraging the Cloud for Improved Patient Care

Percento Technologies January 27th, 2016 Trendy Technology Article - Leveraging the Cloud for Improved Patient Care

Traversing the Complex Healthcare Data Maze

Percento Technologies December 27th, 2015 Traversing the Complex Healthcare Data Maze

Premium Energy Group Brochure

Premium Energy Group December 1st, 2015

Oilfield Inventory Management Takes to the Cloud

Percento Technologies November 30th, 2015 Oilfield Inventory Management Takes to the Cloud

4th Quarter Spending: Is Your Website Ready for a Refresh?

Percento Technologies October 15th, 2015 Trendy Technology Article - 4th Quarter Spending: Is Your Website Ready for a Refresh?

You're Not Alone: Five Ways Out of Loneliness

SpringSight.net July 7th, 2015 You're Not Alone: Five Ways Out of Loneliness

Why EquipIQ - Web Page Copy

CD Group May 1st, 2015 Why EquipIQ - Web Page

i-ON Proactive Monitoring Solution Data Sheet

CD Group February 1st, 2015

Midlife: Crisis or Opportunity?

SpringSight.net January 15th, 2015 Midlife: Crisis or Opportunity?

Licking the (Yummy) Filling of an Oreo Sandwich Cookie

SpringSight.net November 7th, 2014 Spring Sight Blog - Licking the (Yummy) Filling of an Oreo Cookie

I Beg Your Pardon, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

SpringSight.net September 17th, 2014 Spring Sight Blog - I Beg Your Pardon, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

Glancing Back While Pressing Forward

Self published - Facebook blog/devotional May 16th, 2014

CD Group Promises “Slam Dunk Experience” to Oracle’s JD Edwards Customers at COLLABORATE14 Conference and Expo

CD Group, Inc. March 18th, 2014 Collaborate14 "Slam Dunk" Press Release - PRWeb

God's Perfect Gift, In His Perfect Timing

Self published - Facebook blog/devotional October 19th, 2011

NetIQ AppManager Module Builder

NetIQ March 4th, 2010

The Last Line of Defense: Protecting Your Databases from Malicious Attacks

NetIQ March 1st, 2010

File Integrity Monitoring: Challenges & Solutions

NetIQ February 12th, 2010

NetIQ Security Manager Data Sheet

NetIQ January 10th, 2010

Avoiding Information Overload: A Logical Approach to Managing Endpoint Security and Compliance

FutureSoft, Inc. September 25th, 2008

Wanted poster

FutureSoft, Inc. May 1st, 2008

Texas Guide

FutureSoft, Inc. May 1st, 2008

Panning for Gold: The Search for Hidden Nuggets of Information

The MedLeh Group (Insight Newsletter) April 26th, 2006

Dominion E&P Recruiting Brochure

Barrett Wehlmann Ad Agency (*BMA Lantern Award for Best Brochure) June 1st, 2005

Have I Got a Deal for You!

Information Security Magazine May 1st, 2003

Blue Lance LT Auditor+ Ad

Blue Lance October 25th, 2002

LT Auditor+ Brochure

Blue Lance October 24th, 2002

Power of Knowledge - Blue Lance Press Release

Blue Lance March 18th, 2002

Managing the Audit Trail: The Foundation for a Legal Offensive (Ghost Written Placed Article)

Larstan Publishing March 1st, 2002

Acrobats Amazed with City

Arlington Citizen-Journal/Fort Worth Star-Telegram September 1st, 1988

She Got Mac$10,000 to Go

Arlington Citizen-Journal February 21st, 1988