Archive | Christian Science RSS feed for this archive

Christian Science – educating and engaging with others? Yes, and more!

This post is a blog by my Texan colleague Keith Wommack, called A RESPONSE: What Makes Your Religion or Faith Valid? In an October 9 CNN-Belief post, Richard J. Mouw argues that the Mormon Church should not be considered a cult because it has established a university and engages in respectful dialogue with others. Mouw, however, […]

Continue Reading

Is something stirring in Mind/ Body/ Spirit land?

I didn’t write the following paragraph…. There is real indication that there is a leavening of thought occurring in the public consciousness, with regard to things of the Spirit. At one time the words God, religion, Church and Jesus were absolutely unacceptable to the sort of seeker which attends [Mind/Body/Spirit] shows [in the UK]. There […]

Continue Reading

Healing prayer narrative – former medical nurse recalls healing of urinary infection, liver damage, weight loss

On Wednesday, Christian Science churches around the world host meetings which include spontaneously shared “experiences, testimonies, and remarks on Christian Science” for anyone curious to hear these accounts.  Such experiences and testimonies of the practicality of the power of God’s love can range from the modest to the marvellous. This blog’s weekly Wednesday focus is […]

Continue Reading

Healing prayer narrative: college student healed of depression

On Wednesday evenings, Christian Science churches around the world host meetings which include spontaneously shared “experiences, testimonies, and remarks on Christian Science” for anyone curious to hear these accounts. Such experiences and testimonies of the practicality of the power of God’s love can range from the modest to the marvellous. This blog’s weekly Wednesday focus […]

Continue Reading

Good vibes about the Christian Science Center in City of Boston press release

The office of Boston’s Mayor has posted a positive item on his   website called Mayor Menino Announces Christian Science Church Complex Awarded Landmark Designation by Boston Landmarks Commission. The article includes the following “good vibes” about the site known to Christian Scientists worldwide as the home of The Mother Church. “The Christian Science Church has been […]

Continue Reading

Seeking a more spiritual prescription for healing? How about adjusting your focus!

I found the optical illusion below on a blog called youmightfindyourself.  The author explains: If your eyes follow the movement of the rotating pink dot below, the dots will remain only one color – pink. However if you stare at the black “+” in the center, the moving dot turns to green. Now, concentrate on the […]

Continue Reading

Healing prayer narratives: a broken body fixes rapidly after mountain slide.

On Wednesday evenings, Christian Science churches around the world host meetings which include spontaneously shared “experiences, testimonies, and remarks on Christian Science” for anyone curious to hear these accounts. Such experiences and testimonies of the practicality of the power of God’s love can range from the modest to the marvellous. This blog’s weekly Wednesday focus […]

Continue Reading

Want a “true beauty and goodness” makeover? There are some resources in the Bold Street Reading Room!

Menton of Christian Science has graced two published items that appeared in Merseyside newspapers in the past couple of days… “Discover Bold Street.” is the headline in the Midweek Visitor, a Merseyside newspaper.  Among the attractions?  “There’s loads more for you to discover on Bold Street including a Christian Science Reading Room and BS Motorcycles…So […]

Continue Reading

Healing prayer narrative: does deteriorating sight need to be a “no way back” journey?

On Wednesday evenings, Christian Science churches around the world host meetings which include spontaneously shared “experiences, testimonies, and remarks on Christian Science” for anyone curious to hear these accounts. Such experiences and testimonies of the practicality of the power of God’s love can range from the modest to the marvellous. This blog’s weekly Wednesday focus […]

Continue Reading

Do the positive and negative of placebos and nocebos point to thought as king in healthcare concerns?

For his most recent “Other Voices” column, my West Coast colleague Eric Nelson tracked down an amazingly thought-provoking video on the placebo effect, that I share below, and introduced it by saying, “Have a look at the video below (very entertaining, by the way!).  And for some insight into the Christian Science “take” on placebos, check […]

Continue Reading