Monthly Archives: May 2012

The NATO Summit and being an activist for peace

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  One infinite God, good, unifies men and nations; constitutes the brotherhood of man; ends wars; fulfills 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 curse on man, and leaves nothing that can sin, suffer, be punished or destroyed…. Read more »

Walking over stormy seas

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  The hand of Christ is reaching out to us today through Christian Science. By putting our trust in the Christ—taking hold of the laws of divine Science and living them—we can walk fearlessly no matter what is happening around us.  As Mary Baker Eddy said in her poem “Satisfied”: “For storm or shine, pure peace is thine . …. Read more »

Most of Us Came from Our Graves

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    “Most of Us Came from Our Graves”: Healings and Experiences that Impelled Early Workers to come into Christian Science . . . remembering as I did that moment that I had just escaped from years of imprisonment myself; remembering that right behind me there sat a man who had while lying in prison during the  war contracted a… Read more »

“He restoreth my soul” – Rev. Paul Peck

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The Daily bread for today is brought to you by Rev. Paul Peck. “He restoreth my soul” (Psalm 23:1-6) 8,8,8,8 When all around me seems forlorn And darkness hovers all about, I trust the eternal Word, not worn By time, to guide me gently out.   The God within restores my soul, And guards my way in every sense; I… Read more »

Christian Science Treatment & Healing

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  This is what is meant by seeking Truth, Christ, not ‘for the loaves and fishes,’ nor, like the pharisee, with the arrogance of rank and display of scholarship, but like Mary Magdalene, from the summit of devout consecration, with the oil of gladness and the perfume of gratitude, with tears of repentance and with all those hairs all numbered… Read more »

Don’t miss the art of life

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  Daily Bread 05/15/2012 Don’t miss the art of life By Susan Mack From The Christian Science Monitor *Permission granted to post photo – Allposters.com The children seemed quite concerned about Monet’s smoking. One child pointed out, “He shouldn’t be doing that,” and another asked, “How did his wives die?” In fact, many of the children seemed so impressed by… Read more »

Breaking down walls that divide

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  One infinite God, good, unifies men and nations; constitutes the brotherhood of man; ends wars; filfils 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; annuals the curse on man, and leaves nothing that can sin, suffer, be punished or destroyed…. Read more »

Mother’s Day – Special Edition – Tim Mitchinson – Illinois COP

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  Happy Mother’s Day! From the  Official Blog of Thomas Mitchinson, Illinois Committee on Publication  My mom was pretty amazing.  She was a great cook and baker.  She kept our home clean.  She was always there for any of her children, to wipe away a tear or give us encouragement.  We loved her dearly. When I was fifteen and my… Read more »

Mother’s Day – 2012

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  Happy Mother’s Day from Emergence International 2012   Through her Bible study, Mary Baker Eddy, who discovered Christian Science, discerned God’s loving, feminine nature and described Deity, in part, as “the affectionate Father and Mother of all He creates” (“Unity of Good,” p. 48). Mrs. Eddy herself was known for the great affection she expressed toward humanity.   God’s mothering promise… Read more »

Fearless forgiveness

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  Daily Bread 05/11/2012 Fearless forgiveness A Christian Science perspective: News of the trial of Anders Behring Breivik a year after the killings in Norway brings to mind an example of a father’s forgiveness after his daughter was killed by a bombing in Northern Ireland. By Brian Kissock / May  2012   When a crime has been committed against us,… Read more »