Former resident publishes book

DOWNEY - In her new book, "So You Want to be a Christian?" former Downey resident Myisha J. Blackman introduces readers to elementary truths of the Christian life.Published by Tate Publishing and Enterprises, Blackman's books "presents Jesus with such power and conviction that skeptics will have to reconsider their doubt and atheists will be compelled to revisit their commitment to reject Him," according to a press release. The book is available at bookstores nationwide or can be ordered through the publisher at It is also available at,, and An audio version of the book is also available from the publisher. Blackman currently resides in Van Nuys. ********** Published: February 13, 2009 - Volume 7 - Issue 43