Like to Be a Goalie?

Ever watch a soccer game? No one plays harder than the goalie. The players come thundering down on him while he guards and defends the goal area. It takes alertness and real skill.

Would you like to be a goalie? You can be. Each of us is in a position to play goalie every day. You have your own goal area to protect and defend. And it can be fun! It can be as interesting and as exciting as playing goalie in a soccer game. You have the position of defending your awareness of true, spiritual identity—the real you.

In Miscellaneous Writings we find these words by Mrs. Eddy: "Perfection, the goal of existence, is not won in a moment; and regeneration leading thereto is gradual, for it culminates in the fulfilment of this divine rule in Science: 'Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.'" Mis., p. 85;

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On an August Day...
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