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The educational value of solitude! A SATURDAY THOUGHT

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Our deeper basis for optimism! A SATURDAY THOUGHT

Here is the complete hymn – Hymn 359 Trust the Eternal when the shadows gather, When joys of daylight seem so like a dream;  God the unchanging pities like a father;  Trust on and wait, the daystar yet shall gleam. ———- Trust the Eternal, for the clouds that vanish  No more can move the mountains from […]

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Our unwavering unity, at home and overseas! A SATURDAY THOUGHT

The quotation is from Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (p. 340). The full quote is: “One infinite God, good, unifies men and nations; constitutes the brotherhood of man; ends wars; fulfils the Scripture, “Love thy neighbor as thyself;” annihilates pagan and Christian idolatry, — whatever is wrong in social, civil, criminal, political, and religious codes; equalizes the sexes; annuls the […]

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We’re bound to God! A SATURDAY THOUGHT

Sunlight reflecting in dome of Massachusetts State House. For full photo, click here. The words are from Hymn 349.

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Smooth glaciers – A SATURDAY THOUGHT

This quote is from Unity of Good, page 64. (To view this picture of the Matanuska Glacier, taken on my recent trip to Alaska, click here!)

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Mary Baker Eddy’s discovery: 150 years young today!

I have just posted a new blog on Medium called: 7 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Mary Baker Eddy 150 years ago today (February 4, 1866), a New England woman recovered from an injury expected to be fatal. But she was no ordinary woman. Mary Baker Eddy was a spiritual thinker who for decades […]

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David Bowie – sincere seeker?

With the recent news of David Bowie’s passing I felt drawn to look a little deeper into his spiritual quest and found it as moving as his music through the decades. There’s more to the story than a blog can contain, and as with his art there were many transitions. So in my piece I’ve picked up on a couple of […]

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(Almost) everything you wanted to know about healing prayer, but were afraid to ask!

My latest blog, published by OnFaith, addresses questions people might have about prayer that heals. It’s called: 10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Healing Prayer Here are the ten points the blog addresses: 1. God doesn’t “hear” our prayers, because we don’t need Him to. 2. Prayer frees us from the limitations of materialism. 3. The restoration of […]

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When The Beatles Sang “All You Need Is Love”…Were They Right?

My latest Huffington Post UK blog has been posted, as: Is Love Actually All We need? Here is an excerpt: Yet one type of love is conspicuous by its absence – the divine Love which has brought both solace and healing for millennia, and which still rescues many from grief, from broken hearts, and even […]

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We CAN turn our backs on our ‘constant inner critic’

Arianna Huffington calls that inner critic – to which we pay way too much attention – the ‘obnoxious roommate in your head’. But if we have an unwelcome roomie why not show them the door? I recently saw Arianna speak in London on what she calls the Third Metric – a redefining of ‘success’ – and my latest Huffington Post blog includes […]

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