Importance of seeing man correctly [“ Blacks … Whites … Overcoming prejudice ,” Daniel Mfumu Mawonzi, April 17, 2017, Sentinel ] As I was praying about politics before the first round of elections in France and working to address the political unrest that seems to be a dominant issue around the world, I came across Daniel Mfumu Mawonzi’s beautiful article. Thank you so much to Daniel for reminding us of the importance of seeing man—ourselves and our neighbor—correctly.
Praying for world issues The news announced that Vice President Pence had visited the demilitarized zone in Korea and said that “all options are on the table” to decide how to remove nuclear threats posed by North Korea. My eyes landed on the words in Suzanne Riedel’s May 1, 2017, article, “ Turning ‘what if’ thinking around ,” “… if God is infinite Mind and omnipotent good, there could be no place for hidden evil to exist.
Fresh inspiration [“ ‘Laying down our life’ and gaining much: the implications of Easter ,” Susan Booth Mack Snipes, April 10, 2017, Sentinel ] Thank you so much to Susan for sharing the understanding and inspiration she gained from this statement from John 15:13 : “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. ” I have often thought deeply about it and, yes, been inspired with fresh ideas.
An angel message [“ ‘In awe of God’s care,’ ” Virginia Anders, April 3, 2017, Sentinel ] Virginia Anders’s testimony is an angel message from God to me! My husband of forty years had just recently passed, and I was returning home from a week’s stay at my sister’s. I went to the mailbox, grabbed our copy of the Sentinel, and quickly turned to the testimony section, hungry for some inspiration.
My gratitude Thanks for publishing the article “ I kept trusting God ” by Cathy Edge in the March 20, 2017, Sentinel. Although the article was written for kids, I know everyone enjoys how effective and simple Christian Science is and the wonderful side effects of developing a consistent relationship to God.
Great article [TeenConnect, “ Can grief really be healed? ” Jenny Sawyer, March 10, 2017, JSH-Online. com] This is a great article.
Prayers for the world [“ The healing power of Mother Love ,” Deborah Huebsch, March 13, 2017, Sentinel ] I would like to thank Deborah Huebsch for her beautiful article. I love being reminded of how important our prayers for the world are.
God-directed sense of purpose [“ Purposeful living ,” Barbara J. Presler, March 6, 2017, Sentinel ] Thank you! Finding a true sense of purpose is a key to happiness and fulfillment.
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Tears of rejoicing [“ Safe travels for all ,” Cathy Edge, February 20, 2017, Sentinel ] I listened to Cathy Edge’s article “Safe travels for all” today, and it brought tears of rejoicing to me. Over and over again I find that when we forget self and strive to bless others, it really does fulfill Mary Baker Eddy’s promise, “… whatever blesses one blesses all …” ( Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p.