"When a hungry heart petitions...

"When a hungry heart petitions the divine Father-Mother God for bread, it is not given a stone,— but more grace, obedience, and love." These words on page 127 of "Miscellaneous Writings" by Mrs. Eddy brought about my awakening from many fears and anxieties.

I should like to share an experience which may give encouragement to those finding themselves in circumstances foreign to their upbringing and liking. Shortly after taking up the study of Christian Science, I found myself in a great state of resentment, in an unaccustomed environment in a new country, and bitterly opposed to what was set before me. Then a compassionate Christian Science practitioner reminded me that God's man is never misplaced or displaced and that in reality I am God's man, His idea. The statement quoted above from "Miscellaneous Writings" and this reminder became guiding lights to me.

Testimony of Healing
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April 28, 1962

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