Category: The practice

Don’t give up now

December 6, 2012 | 18 comments

The below is a letter I wrote in reply to a Christian Science practitioner who was very discouraged and disheartened after praying for a patient who eventually passed on. She was wondering whether to stay in the practice or not.

An active practice

April 19, 2012 | 5 comments

Some potential full-time practitioners of Christian Science have feared going into the practice because no patients or few patients were calling them for treatment. In error, they let mortal mind calculate their financial prospects accordingly, and conclude that they cannot

Are you zealous to do good?

April 11, 2011 | 9 comments

My attention was arrested recently by this statement by Mary Baker Eddy, especially by the phrase, “…should be more zealous to do good…”“Because this age is cursed with one rancorous and lurking foe to human weal, those who are the

What are you thinking?

September 3, 2010 | 6 comments

The question was posed recently in a chat, “If everyone around you could see your current thoughts, would your thoughts heal them?” It got me to thinking…hmmm…sounds like a very high standard, but one worthy of attaining. It would not

You are safe in your spiritual work

April 16, 2010 | 5 comments

Every once in a while, I have someone tell me that the more involved they get with church work or get deeper into their study and practice of Christian Science, that they experience greater attack by disease, conflict or trouble.