When Mark’s mother told him that everyone was an idea of God, made in His image and likeness, Mark said: “I don’t want to be an idea. I want to be a real boy that everyone can see!” “But you are a real boy,” she said.
NANCY I was my parents’ first Christian Science healing, coming after a doctor told my mom she could not have any children. So I went to Sunday School my entire childhood.
Merry Christmas! We hope that you will enjoy this loved Christmas carol, one of three that we will be sharing in the Sentinel this December. It is a preview of some of the hymns that will be included in the next Christian Science Hymnal Supplement.
“Money is freedom!” So said a close older relative when I was still a young man. In the years since, I’ve come to understand how those three words sum up the view of much of humanity.
Scandinavian legend around the origins of lutefisk states that St. Patrick of Ireland tried to poison the Viking invaders by serving them fish ( fisk ) after soaking it in lye ( lut ).
It was one of the most acclaimed Broadway shows of the moment, and I was thrilled to have a ticket. So there I was, hugging myself in the dark, gripped with despair as I watched the characters slide into a downward emotional spiral.
In today’s rapidly changing economy, the Golden Rule taught by Christ Jesus centuries ago, may sometimes seem antiquated or even naive. As it’s stated in the Bible, the rule reads, “In everything do to others as you would have them do to you” (Matthew 7:12, New Revised Standard Version).
These JSH-Online articles are specially selected for print Sentinel readers. The Christian Science Journal How I prayed for ‘Solar mamas’ by Eileen Stoecklin “After watching the film, I yearned to help the women of that village.
I am part of the National Leadership Council (NLC), a youth group for Christian Scientists. For our third summer in the program, my fellow NLCers and I traveled to Costa Rica on a community service trip.
I love all the different Christian Science periodicals: the Journal, Sentinel, Herald, the weekly Bible Lesson, and especially the Monitor. When I’m prayerfully reading these publications, I often feel God leading my thought so that any fearful concerns I face in my day are corrected and reversed.