There are no personal pastors in the Christian Science church.
If one asks an uneducated child for the sum of two and two there is no reason why he should not say four, but he may say five or six, and he may say, "I do not know.
In these days of shifting human values, of rapidly changing scenes, of overrun and conquered countries, vanishing landmarks and boundaries, the challenge to find an abiding place for thought, to stabilize daily life, as well as governments and currency, is universal.
Facing the facts has in ordinary parlance come to mean something rather grim and unpleasant.
Until the light of Christian Science is brought to bear upon thought, matter and material objects are considered substance by most of us.
In Isaiah we read, "They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.