In July of 1947, while attending...

In July of 1947, while attending a Wednesday evening testimony meeting in a Church of Christ, Scientist, in a western city, I was healed of the cigarette habit after thirty years of heavy smoking. At that time I had been attending different Christian Science branch churches for less than a year. The reading from the desk that night touched on the use of tobacco, and the first testimony was by a man who had been freed from this habit. I felt that the import of the meeting was pointed in my direction, and that perhaps the time had arrived for me to part company with tobacco. I was not fully conscious of the fact at the time, but my smoking days ended at that meeting. For several days afterward I carried cigarettes about with me, but from that day on I have had no inclination to smoke.

The gentleness and peace which accompany unfoldment in Christian Science amaze me. While I was in Texas in the latter part of 1948, the tea and coffee habit left me as easily and surely as had the tobacco habit.

Testimony of Healing
That this testimony may hearten...
August 25, 1951

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