In this Sentinel Watch podcast, adapted for print, Jenny Sawyer talks with Tim Mitchinson, a Christian Science practitioner and teacher from Naperville, Illinois. The program centered on the following: When we’re seeking a resolution to something, or having to persist in prayer to find healing, what is it that helps us stick with it? And why should we? To hear the podcast, visit sentinel.christianscience.com/persistence.
Jenny: Tim, you were telling me about a time as a teenager when you faced a chronic skin problem that made portions of your skin blotchy and uncomfortable. You felt frightened and embarrassed that this was going on in front of others. How did you deal with this?