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Eye on the World

January 2017

What’s in the news—and how might you pray about it? Sentinel editors share prayerful insights into news stories from around the world, and provide links to related articles on JSH-Online.

Eye on the world: Transition of power in Africa

Effective government across the globe is strengthened through prayer that acknowledges that God governs His creation, including each one of us, with justice, equity, and unity. 

Eye on the world: Giving home to Syria’s refugees

Prayer that acknowledges God’s infinite, ever-present good, will help give Syria’s displaced refugees a sense that “home and heaven are within thee” (Christian Science Hymnal, No. 278).

Man reflects the one source—divine Love, God. Each individual expression is valuable and enriches the whole of mankind.

Eye on the world: Defending our fellow man

The power of divine Love, utilized in Christianly scientific prayer, thwarts bullying and victimization.

Eye on the world: Honesty in the media

In response to the increase of false information on the internet and the changing landscape of media, prayer that recognizes the existence of just one Mind affirms the honesty of man.