Sometimes patients have told tell me that they feared resistance to their prayers. They felt like no matter how hard they prayed, or how well they prayed, there was an evil power at work negating the impact of their prayer.
“Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized. In the first, it is ridiculed, in the second it is opposed, in the third it is regarded as self-evident.” ~ Arthur Schopenhauer Schopenhauer was a pessimist, however, even a
A reader told me that she saw a water, fire, and restoration company truck driving around her town with the logo, “Like it never happened,” emblazoned on its side. In thinking about bad experiences tempting us to feel despondent at
Mary Baker Eddy made this comment about a military general of her time: “By looking a tiger fearlessly in the eye, Sir Charles Napier sent it cowering back into the jungle” Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p.
If you ever have someone leave a message on your phone, email you, send a letter, or tell you to your face that you are a horrible person followed by a list of all the reasons why you are a