Excellent new look I am just writing to say that I really like the new layout of the Sentinel. The Bible Lens section is very informative, and I especially like the fact that it is in the center of the magazine to allow it to be easily removed without affecting the pagination.
Comfort and peace [“ Love reaches us ,” Jan Keeler, December 22, 2014, Sentinel ] What a beautiful and complete treatment. I felt much comfort and peace as I listened and sensed the spiritual power and evidence of divine Love.
Certainly need to know [“ Harmony and the Mind of Christ ,” Edwina Adams, December 15, 2014, Sentinel ] Thanks so much to Edwina for this article. We certainly do need to know how to work harmoniously with others, and it’s great to be reminded of the definition of I, or Ego (from the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy), which points to “individual characters” being “governed by one Principle” (p.
Beginning with this issue, the first of the New Year, the Sentinel has a somewhat new look. It’s intended, in a quiet way, to reflect more fully the importance of the Sentinel’s mission, given by Mary Baker Eddy, “to hold guard over Truth, Life, and Love” (The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and Miscellany, p.
So helpful [“ God meets our needs ,” Meredith Johnson, December 1, 2014, Sentinel ] This article was so helpful to me. We seem to be constantly challenged by the insidious suggestion that “we need to take care of everything.
Put things into perspective [“ Peace and confidence on test day ,” Emily Staunton, November 17, 2014, Sentinel ] Thank you to Emily for her article. It really helped me to put things into perspective for a job that I’m taking on—to let God unfold what I need to know and do.
Thoughtful discussion [“ Can we be too generous? ” Margaret Wylie, November 17, 2014, Sentinel ] Thank you to Margaret for her thoughtful discussion of giving, and how she has found giving more effective when based on watching for opportunities “to witness the intelligent and loving expression of God’s infinite goodness. ” I love her references, too.
Watching out of love [“ Neighborhood watch ,” Joan S. Hunt, November 10, 2014, Sentinel ] What a delightful upgrade for the phrase “neighborhood watch.
Similar situation [“ Faithful defense and the liberty it brings ,” Don Houge, November 3, 2014, Sentinel ] I have encountered a situation somewhat similar in interpersonal issues, and I now have a clearer idea of both parties’ innocence and how to “let go” and “let God” govern each right idea. Thank you! As Don Houge says: “He holds each of His ideas in their right relationship to each other.
Helpful in praying daily I look forward each week to receiving my new Sentinel. The articles are always inspiring, as was the article in the October 13, 2014, issue titled “ To be an effective healer ” by Michelle Nanouche.