Without knowing it, I was looking for the Church of Christ, Scientist

What kind of church is required to further the goal of developing spirituality?

The house I lived in for the first twelve years of my life was literally next door to a Christian Science church, but I never went inside. My parents attended no church. At one point I was sent to a Protestant Sunday School for a couple of months. But that was it.

When I was sixteen, my parents divorced, and each entered almost immediately into a new marriage. I was devastated. My security seemed to vanish. Little more than a year after marrying my mother, my stepfather suffered a complete financial reversal.

A Reading Room is ...
February 20, 1989

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