Christian Science was first presented to me while I was...

Christian Science was first presented to me while I was in a hospital. For many months previous to my entering the hospital, I had been referred to one doctor after another, none of whom was able to relieve me. It was finally suggested by one doctor that I subject myself to complete hospital observation, so that he might better decide what ailed me. While there I had all kinds of medical tests and examinations, including X rays and fluoroscopic photographs—all without the anticipated results. Despondency ensued,

While I was in the hospital, a friend called on me and brought me a copy of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy. I made an effort to read it, but not understanding it, I laid it aside.

Three months after being sent home I was in a worse condition than before. I could neither sleep nor digest any kind of food. The fact that I was unable to care for my two small children added nothing to my peace of mind.

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Testimony of Healing
Jesus said, "Freely ye have received, freely give."
November 21, 1936

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