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2012 Membership Series

Membership in The Mother Church is an inspired and significant step for any student of Christian Science to take in the ongoing and ever-unfolding study and practice of Christian Science. In this series members from diverse backgrounds and experiences share what special meaning membership in The Mother Church has for them. 
— The Editors

A sense of purpose in my life

From the January 2012 issue of The Christian Science Journal


Just after I left high school, my understanding of Christian Science was rather sketchy. A childhood spent in rural parts of Africa, followed by years at boarding school in England, had allowed me to attend Sunday School on only a handful of occasions.