Category: religion

A positive role for religion

March 19, 2015 | 18 comments

Here’s a 90 second video with some thought-provoking comments on the benefits of religion made by Clayton Christensen, at the Harvard Business School. Christensen’s comments remind me that many horrible acts are committed in the name of religion around the

Radio Interview with Scout Bartlett

August 6, 2014 | 4 comments

I did an hour long radio interview with Scout Bartlett in June. Anchor of “Life Insights,” that airs throughout the Bay Area in California, Scout is very friendly toward the ideas of Christian Science and always interested in learning more

The Benefits of Class Instruction

February 3, 2014 | 18 comments

If you’ve ever wondered about taking class instruction in Christian Science, here are some ideas that may answer some of your questions. The purpose of class instruction is to teach students how to practice Christian Science more effectively. Class instruction

The future of religion in the USA

May 24, 2011 | 7 comments

What will the Christian church look like 20 or 50 years from now? Will it stay the same? Not according to Oliver Thomas, author of a refreshing article printed in USA Today, “Faith in America: Get ready for change.”Thomas offers

Religion has a bad name

November 3, 2010 | 7 comments

A poll reported in USA TODAY two weeks ago asked Americans the question“What public institutions do you trust?”The respondents reported high confidence inThe military 43%Small business 39%Scientific community 30%Organized religion 18%Banks, financial institutions 6%18%. Wow! That’s pretty low!With the occasional fallen