My encounter with Christian Science

One of an occasional series of articles by young people who have in recent years become students of Christian Science. They explain how they became interested in Christian Science, what convinced them of its utility and truth, and how its teachings have changed their lives.

On looking back over the way things have worked out for me, I don't regret that as a young child I had no strict religious instruction. My parents had decided that my brother and I should find our own answers on spiritual matters, and they provided a sound basis for us to make such judgments by encouraging us to aim for the best in life, whether in schoolwork, homelife, or team games. At my own request I had attended two different Protestant Sunday schools, where I learned about the Bible and the framework it provides for moral standards.

No space for evil in the presence of God
June 4, 1979

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