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'Who does the nudging?'

From the May 20, 2013 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


The other day as I was driving from one appointment to another, the thought came that my job, Christian Science Committee on Publication for Northern California, was to be a kind of “nudge” to those I meet in the media and legislature, encouraging them, for instance, to see that health isn’t a condition of matter and that health care isn’t the exclusive domain of drug-based medicine. However, right on the heels of this “inspiration” came another, more arresting notion: “Who’s doing the nudging?” It was pretty obvious that this question came from God, demanding that I acknowledge who’s really in charge.