In studying the parable of the talents, as given in the twenty-fifth chapter of Matthew's Gospel, we discern the importance of being faithful in utilizing the spiritual understanding that we have already gained, as a necessary prelude to a deeper understanding and demonstration of Truth.
Most of us have played the game of "truth or consequences," in which each contestant must state the truth in reply to a given question or suffer the consequence of an imposed penalty.
Love cannot fail, nor Mind relapse,Nor can dark chaos foil God's planTo call creation out of night;For He is Light, and moves in light,Whose radiant presence shall prevailTo sweep all sorrows out of sight,All errors, never ours by right,And fill our being with delight.
Christian Science teaches that God is divine Principle and that divine Principle is Love.
John the Baptist preached the nearness of the kingdom of God, foretelling the new era which Christ Jesus was to open to mankind.
Announcement is made of a second illustrated pamphlet, "Happy Playmates," containing ten articles and three poems reprinted from the Christian Science Sentinel.
Membership in The Mother Church, together with membership in one of its branches, affords opportunity for participation in the world-wide healing and redemptive work of Christian Science, as provided for by the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy.
I have no need God does not knowAnd has not satisfied;Mine is the fullness of all good;Could I ask more beside?
I wish to express gratitude for Christian Science and for all the good that it has unfolded to me and my family.
"We have known and believed the love that God hath to us".
It has been my desire for some period of time to submit my grateful testimony of healing, acknowledging my debt to divine Love.
Soon after I took up the study of Christian Science, the depression period came and our family was faced with the problem of losing our home.
For the great blessings which I have been privileged to experience through Christian Science I wish to thank God with all my heart.
About twelve years ago, after a long period of illness, during which surgery and medicine failed to improve my state of health, I was left depressed and physically incapacitated.
With a humble heart I add my contribution to the many wonderful testimonies which appear in the Christian Science periodicals and which have never failed to help, encourage, and strengthen me.
In the Manual of The Mother Church Mrs.
I wish to express my gratitude to God for Christian Science.
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