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When I was hospitalized for kidney trouble, my doctor told...

When I was hospitalized for kidney trouble, my doctor told me I would never be completely healthy for the rest of my life, that I would have to take medicine as long as I lived, and that I could not expect to bear children. In addition, I would have to have a limited diet. I did not want to live such a miserable life.

My elder sister was studying Christian Science, and she suggested that I look into it for healing. At first I thought that imploring God when I was in trouble would also be miserable. A Christian Scientist told me that God is not someone to plead with, but that through understanding God I could see my true self, as it is written in the Bible, made in God's image and likeness (see Gen. 1:26). I was able to accept this as true, and learned to drop the false thought of sickness.

Testimony of Healing
When my children were in elementary school, our daughter...
November 1, 1993

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