Mrs. Eddy writes in Rudimental Divine Science (p. 2), "Healing...

Mrs. Eddy writes in Rudimental Divine Science (p. 2), "Healing physical sickness is the smallest part of Christian Science." I know this is true. I love this Science not only because it heals physical ailments, but also because Christian Science healing reveals the truth of God and my relationship to Him. As I have recognized this, difficulties have become less frightening and have taken on more the aspect of opportunities.

A few years ago I was suddenly disabled with a painful back condition. At first I felt unable to get out of bed because of the extreme difficulty; and even when I was able to arise, it was only for short spans. I spent most of my time studying and praying. After three or four days there appeared to be no improvement, but it became necessary for me to drive my children to school. As I went I declared out loud the truths I knew.

I was walking alone on a side lane
May 1, 1978

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