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God—what do you need Him to be?

From the May 2004 issue of The Christian Science Journal


Many people today are asking: Is there something beyond what I can see? Is there a higher power? Who or what is God? Questions like these make me think of a joke I heard years ago when I worked in an employee benefits consulting firm. I was surrounded by actuaries— professionals who use statistics and the laws of probability to calculate insurance premiums and pension benefits.