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It is with a heart full of gratitude, and a hope of encouraging...
It is with a heart full of gratitude, and a hope of encouraging others, that I offer this testimony. I have had abundant proofs of God's healing power, as taught in Christian Science. My last experience was to me both beautiful and wonderful. On Christmas eve, 1910, I was delivering some little remembrances, when suddenly my ankle turned and I fell. The pain was very severe, but I declared the truth as best I could, and in a short time came on home, trying to know that there are no accidents in divine Mind. I finished my errands, read from Science and Health, at half past ten went to bed, and was soon asleep. In about an hour, I awoke, however, suffering intensely. I could get no ease in any position, and could not bear any weight on my foot. I again tried to read and to realize the allness of God, good, until morning.
My father, with whom I live, is eighty-eight years old and almost helpless, and as we had no practitioner here, and no telephone in our house, I had to wait till some one came in before I could send word to Kansas City for help, though I was getting around a little with the help of a cane. My brother came, and as my relatives do not believe in Christian Science, he wanted me to have material treatment; but I said I would depend on the "great Physician," who heals all our diseases. I, however, asked him to call a Christian Science practitioner, as I was sure that her understanding of God's law would bring me out all right. They did so about eleven o'clock, and by evening I was using the foot somewhat. I rested well, and the next morning when I was called I jumped out, forgetting I had a lame foot, though it was still swollen. I had to be careful for a few days, but am sure I would have been laid up for perhaps weeks without this blessed truth taught by Christ Jesus, and so helpfully explained by the Founder of Christian Science.
I have been helped a great many times by absent treatment. Our Leader says in Science and Health (p. 495), "God will heal the sick through man, whenever man is governed by God." I am always thankful that there are so many living pure Christian lives, so that they can do the work for us when we fail; and that Mrs. Eddy was good enough to bring this truth to us in such a practical way.
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"LET GOD BE TRUE."
REV. WILLIAM G. SCHOPPE.
OPPONENTS ALIAS COWORKERS
LUCY HAYS EASTMAN.
"GREATER WORKS THAN THESE."
HELEN ANDREWS NIXON
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It has been popularly held for ages that there was an...
The tenor of our critic's remarks would indicate that in...
George Shaw Cook
The religious practise of Christian Science, healing its...
Jno. H. Wheeler
It is a platitude of many critics, who think they know...
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"WHITE UNTO THE HARVEST."
OPINION VS. DEMONSTRATION
Annie M. Knott
John B. Willis
ADMISSION TO MEMBERSHIP IN THE MOTHER CHURCH
John V. Dittemore
with contributions from F. C. Putcamp, H. F. T. Fisher
It is with deep gratitude to God, the giver of all good,...
W. L. Bennington
Christian Science found me in 1910 in a miserable condition
Edna M. Kanther
Nearly five years ago I was engaged as organist by First...
John T. Curlett
I am grateful that Christian Science came into my life
Six years ago my mother passed away, leaving myself...
I am glad to have the privilege of showing my gratitude...
My aim and desire in writing my testimony is that it may...
The following demonstration is forwarded to the Sentinel,...
Millard Henry Sheldon
BEYOND THE MISTS
CHARLES C. SANDELIN.
FROM OUR EXCHANGES
with contributions from W. E. Orchard, Frank M. Thomas, Canon E. S. Hughes, W. H. Geistweit