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God’s care while scuba diving

Last year my mom, dad, brother Ali­stair, and I visited the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland, Australia. My dad and I planned to scuba dive.

Thank you, God

One day in the late ’70s, I saw an advert announcing that a Christian Science lecturer from New York was coming to town to give a talk on Christianity and healing the following week at the local branch Church of Christ, Scientist. I thought it would be interesting and asked a friend if she would like to come with me.

He leadeth me beside the still waters

He leadeth me beside the still waters.   He restoreth my soul.

Expectancy of daily good from God

Because of his deep love for God and man, Christ Jesus never missed an opportunity to prove the power of God to care for His creation. With only small supplies he fed multitudes at least twice.

Inspired thought invigorates—and heals

We were sitting at a banquet table at an embassy dinner in Washington, DC. As the toasts began, one of the honored guests across the table suddenly slumped in his chair and drifted toward unconsciousness.

Faithful defense and the liberty it brings

In the Bible we read, “Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty” ( II Corinthians 3:17 ). In referencing this citation, Mary Baker Eddy, the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, says: “Man is tributary to God, Spirit, and to nothing else.

On the web

The Christian Science Journal  My Iceland trip and God’s shepherding presence by Piper Foster “I’d been experiencing gusts of human opinion, detailing all the things I wished were different. But the perpetual demand of God, of Truth and Love, opened my thought to understand God as the all-wise, all-discerning, divine cause.

Christmas Morn

We’re pleased to share this new setting of Mary Baker Eddy’s poem “Christmas Morn,” as we continue our preview of some of the hymns that will be included in the next Christian Science Hymnal Supplement .  While we’ve included the melody line here, you can download the full keyboard score and learn about the author and composer by clicking the links below.

Leaving it to God’s unfoldment

When we turn to God for guidance, finding a new home, or solving any of life’s challenges, becomes a joyful, spiritual experience.

Love and courage

I know a little girl named Joy who adored her baby brother Evan. She could hardly keep from hugging and kissing him every time she saw him! Evan thought Joy was pretty special, too.