When, through his consecrated study and application of Christian Science, an individual is led to admit to himself the unity of his true selfhood with God, wonderful things occur in his experience.
An artist, who was a successful painter of mountains, went up in the High Sierras every summer to complete his orders for the year.
At a time when a community was suffering from fear of polio and the newspapers and news broadcasts were filled with reports of each new case, a four-year-old girl manifested the publicized symptoms of this disease.
To thought listening in stillness,Waiting, poised in expectation,Thought maturing, larger, deeper,By God's gracious preparation,Comes a dawning, surer senseOf divine omnipotence.
The very simplicity of Christian Science may be the reason that adults are often so slow to accept and rely on its truth.
What a glorious and satisfying experience it is to feel God's presence and love for His children, to have gained at least a glimpse of God's expansive spiritual universe! What enthusiasm and joy we express after such an awakening experience! We may become so enthusiastic because of our own sense of inspiration that we, perhaps unknowingly, tend to be impatient or intrude on the progress of others.