"Small beginnings" ... large laws

I have been healed through Christian Science of various painful and frightening conditions—including a recurring stomach disorder, a sharp fall on my spine onto concrete decking, a blow on the head from a baseball traveling close to eighty miles per hour—but some of the most lasting lessons have emerged from apparently insignificant experiences.

For example, a few years ago unexpected rain canceled a once-a-year activity that I look forward to with great joy. I attempted to comfort myself with a series of humanly reasonable arguments. I thought, "Well there's nothing you can do about that rain. ... What's done is done. ... Forget it! ... You're an adult; things like this shouldn't get to you."

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Article
Staying awake all day long
June 23, 1986
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit