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After hours of tossing and turning, unable to sleep, I roused myself and picked up the January 10 Sentinel [“Spiritual progress and healing”].

Shine the light on depression

“Why are you downcast, O my soul?
Items of Interest
A report outlining some of the challenges and priorities for the Church of England in the next five years encountered mixed responses at the General Synod [February 8].
Items of Interest
A new book develops a case for reconciliation between the Jewish people and Jesus.
Items of Interest
A Colorado theology school is teaching Air Force chaplains to consider the religious beliefs of servicemen and -women to better help them cope with post-traumatic stress.
Sentinel Watch
God is not just divine Mind who knows. He is also divine Love who cares.
In the Christian Science Bible Lesson
Jesus taught by example and parable that God is the only power.
Church Alive

Your questions about Church

Unity in church work is not trying to get others to have the same human opinion that we do. Instead, achieving unity involves welcoming in a divine influx of light.
— Martha Moffett

The right mentor for me

This writer finds helpful guidance in Mary Baker Eddy's life and writings.

Letting the Bible speak to us

Praying with the psalms brings comfort and healing.

Find your center

When things seem out of balance, divine Love gives you a solid place to stand.

Blessed not depressed

A reason for hope: You are the blessed, important, crucially significant idea of God!

No dark past, just God’s now

The author describes how she prayed her way out of dark thoughts to joy and freedom.

Healed of bipolar disorder

This writer finds complete freedom as he learns how to rely on prayer.
Question of the Week
Read a few responses from site visitors:

Prayer on the trail

On a challenging horseback ride, fear vanishes when this teen turns to God.

Corrective vision

We need to begin seeing ourselves spiritually and argue the case for health and holiness as God sees us.
Through a spiritual lens

An unexpected guest

When I visit my daughter and her family in St.
Testimony of Healing

Healed of smoking habit

The far-reaching fruitage of Christian Science healing is beyond measure! I would like to share an experience from my life that demonstrates its power and effectiveness.
Testimony of Healing
When I was in college in the 1980s, I made plans with friends to attend a youth meeting in Boston hosted by The Mother Church.
Testimony of Healing

Healed of depression

I went through a period when I was taking many psychopharmaceuticals because I couldn’t sleep.
From the Editors
Greatness—real greatness—emanates from God, good, and is expressive of Him.

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