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A rich young man once came to Jesus and asked what he should do to inherit eternal life.
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Most people believe they are physical persons who were born of human parents with a selfhood apart from God.
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Face the light

When we face the light, our shadows fall behind us.
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Loss is unreal!

This can be a challenging statement to prove in today's world, where we often hear of loss—loss of health, of possessions, of identity.
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But he built the ark, too!

Talking contemptuously about people's shortcomings is a destructive habit easy to fall into; and we may find we do it most often concerning the people closest to us or those who are accomplishing something good in the world.
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God's child naturally

Because man is naturally the child of God, he is the direct recipient of God's goodness and love.
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This day

"Thou art my Son," God says,"this day have I begotten thee.
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The new trend toward ethics and morals is not primarily a swing back to biblical authority, but it is a challenge to the "everything is relative" brand of conduct of recent years.
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Please, God—thank you, God

They are wise parents who teach their children at an early age the importance of including in their conversation the words "please" and "thank you.
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Perfect you—perfect everybody

A friend of mine who sells Oriental rugs and invited me over to see her collection of prayer rugs said, "Don't expect them to be perfect! Not only do you have to allow for mistakes a machine would rarely make, but the expert rug makers will put small, deliberate errors in because they believe it would be wrong for man to be perfect—only Allah is perfect.
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Made free

Like as a little child—How humble we must be,To feel the Christly touch of TruthThat ever keeps us free.
Editorial

Beating fears

While a state of fear may often be quite easily identified, sometimes it is so latent or so deeply buried it may be undetected.
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Freedom from suffering

Man is the offspring of immortal Mind.
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Seeking and finding

I mourned you as a mortal person—The way you looked,The things we did together,The tears and laughter.
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Who's closest to you?

God is closest to you.
Testimony of Healing
Until about twelve years ago I lived for worldly things.
Testimony of Healing
There was a complete about-face in my life after I learned of Christian Science, and that God is Love and never made any form of sickness, sin, or death.
Testimony of Healing

Last fall I went to my friend's house in another city on vacation....

Last fall I went to my friend's house in another city on vacation.
Testimony of Healing
I am very grateful for many years of excellent health with only my understanding of Christian Science to aid me.
Testimony of Healing
I have been a student of Christian Science for fifty years.
Testimony of Healing
My testimony in The Christian Science Journal of January 1961 describes my introduction to Christian Science by the small children with whom I baby-sat as a teen-ager.
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"Influences," a new large-print leaflet, assures us that no force but good has any real power over our lives.

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