As a Reader in a branch Church of Christ, Scientist, I needed to choose selections from the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health With Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, and from the King James Version of the Bible, for the Wednesday evening meeting. I became intrigued with the idea of researching words such as garment, vesture, clothed, and raiment, with the purpose of developing the idea of wearing Christly garments as the topic of my readings.
I am grateful to report the quick and complete healing of a severe headache and the fear associated with it. I serve my branch Church of Christ, Scientist, as First Reader, and one Wednesday evening as I was conducting the testimony meeting, a feeling of weakness, fatigue, and headache came over me.
My gratitude to Christ Jesus as the Way-shower, and to Mary Baker Eddy as the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, is unbounded. The healing work Jesus did, and Mrs.
My favorite hymn is “Mother’s Evening Prayer,” which was first written as a poem by Mary Baker Eddy (see Poems, p. 4 ).
During the descent of a flight, I suddenly and unexpectedly suffered very intense head pains. This troubled me.
Attending class instruction in Christian Science was the most educational and freeing two weeks of my life. Delving into the Bible and Mary Baker Eddy’s writings lays the foundation for inspired prayer, study, and solid, metaphysical thinking, which, following Christ Jesus’ original teachings, leads to healing.
A mother prays when her son is going through a difficult time.
A situation involving mistaken poisoning does not prove fatal.
A longstanding problem is healed.
Over a year ago I began having a series of times when I would lose consciousness. While there was no pain or memory of the experience once I came to, it was still frightening to think that even for a moment I could be disconnected from my true consciousness, divine Mind—which in truth I couldn’t be.