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The acts of the apostles

From the July 1990 issue of The Christian Science Journal


Have you ever noticed the expression on a child's face when he learns to do something all by himself? It's absolutely radiant! It also illustrates an important lesson we sometimes forget in adulthood: doing things—instead of merely talking about them—unites the joy of discovery with the satisfaction of accomplishment. Talking about spiritual concepts is no substitute for living and demonstrating the practicality of spiritual truths that our words express.