In gratitude to God I should like...

In gratitude to God I should like to be one of the thousands who give their testimonies in our periodicals. I have had much help through Christian Science in conquering diseases and other forms of error. At this time I wish to tell of my glorious healing of the need for glasses, which I had used for many years when reading and sewing.

My sister had introduced me to Christian Science, for which I was very grateful; and I wished to show my gratitude by practicing what I had learned through reading Mrs. Eddy's textbook, Science and Health. On being elected First Reader in a branch Church of Christ, Scientist, and thinking of my place on the platform, I asked myself, "Would I be loving and honoring God and be a credit to Mrs. Eddy's teachings, standing there with my glasses on?" From then on I tried every day to see myself as God's perfect child, from whom nothing could be taken. I began to realize that there could not be any power or intelligence in material eyes; so my seeing must come directly from God, "the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning" (James 1:17). Every day I worked in that way, and when the time for my service as Reader came I could read even small print without glasses. I have not used them since that time, more than eleven years ago.

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Testimony of Healing
In Science and Health Mrs. Eddy...
November 15, 1952
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit