Take It—or Leave It

It was gymkhana and rodeo day at the "Full Moon" riding lodge. Horse trucks packed with ponies were arriving. Pete could hear the familiar sounds of the ponies being unloaded. He had worked very hard preparing for the big day. It was time for him to be saddling up. Instead, Pete sat on the end of the bed holding his head in his hands.

"My head hurts," he muttered as Mr. King came into the bunkhouse.

"Now, Pete," said Mr. King, sitting down alongside him, "you have been attending the Christian Science Sunday School for quite some while. I'm sure you know how to help yourself." Reaching up to a small bookshelf above Pete's bed, Mr. King took down two books, the Bible, and Science and Health by Mary Baker Eddy.

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How Truth Resolves Problems
April 12, 1975

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