Before I became interested in...

Before I became interested in Christian Science, sickness was very real to me, and the human outlook very discouraging. I prayed as best I could and asked God for help. One night the thought came to me that I should try Science. The next evening, during a walk, I was led to a Christian Science church. The door was open, and I entered the building. On the wall over the platform these words were written: "God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him" (I John 4:16). It was a great comfort to me to know that God is Love. The knowledge overcame my belief in grief and sorrow and changed my thought completely.

That week I heard of the healing of a friend through Christian Science, and upon asking about it I was told of a practitioner, whom I decided to visit. She told me of Science and of how it heals, and then she gave me a copy of Science and Health by Mrs. Eddy to take home to read. In another week she showed me how to study the Lesson-Sermon, which is provided for us in the Christian Science Quarterly. I studied it first thing every morning and began to attend the church services.

Testimony of Healing
It is with joy that I recall how my...
February 17, 1962

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