Monthly Archives: November 2012

Coming Home (Grace – Part 2)

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  As a drop of water is one with the ocean, a ray of light one with the sun, even so God and man, Father and son, are one in being.  The scripture reads: ‘For in Him we live, and move, and have our being.’ Mary Baker Eddy Science and Health 361:16    5:08 JUDY COLLINS – “Amazing Grace” with Boys’… Read more »

Grace

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   Give us this day our daily bread;       Give us grace for to-day; feed the famished affections;   Mary Baker Eddy Science and Health 17:5    5:08 JUDY COLLINS – “Amazing Grace” with Boys’ Choir Of Harlem 1993 by betahifi 1 week ago 50 views Judy Collins performs with the Boys Choir of Harlem in this nationally televised 1993… Read more »

Election Follow Up

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     … “and progress is the law of God, whose law demands of us only what we can certainly fulfil.” Mary Baker Eddy S&H 233:6) This election was one of the most important in my lifetime.   With so much at stake, I turned to the Christian Science Hymnal for comfort and healing.   Hymn 292, “The Dutch Hymn… Read more »

Resilience

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   “Someone was hurt before you, wronged before you, hungry before you, frightened before you, beaten before you, humiliated before you, raped before you…yet, someone survived…You can do anything you choose to do.”   Maya Angelou Resilience From The Official Blog of Thomas Mitchinson, Illinois Committee on Publication   This has been a tough week.  Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc all over… Read more »

Special Edition – The Right Side of History

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  LANDMARK ELECTION FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY     Comments from an article in the csmonitor.com Voters in Maine and Maryland approved same-sex marriage, and judging by exit polls, Washington State was expected to do so as well. It was the first time voters had approved gay marriage, which has been defeated in 31 states over the years. “This is a landmark election for marriage… Read more »

Virginia Harris, C.S.B. – A Spiritual Focus for Election Day

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  Virginia Harris, C.S.B. – A Spiritual Focus for Election Day A Spiritual Focus for Election Day Posted: 30 Oct 2012 06:16 PM PDT   Right about now in the United States presidential election cycle (every 4 years) the voices in support of favorite candidates reach a fevered pitch. With less than a week to go until Election Day – although… Read more »

After the storm

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  God’s love brings us strength when we feel we cannot go on, and it helps us continue our work.   *Photo from  csmonitor.com – Sandy: Chronicle of an unrelenting storm 11/2/2012 People gather around a campfire to keep warm in the aftermath of hurricane Sandy in the lower East Side in New York on Oct 31, 2012.   After the… Read more »

Special Edition: Danielle Steel – A Secret Mission On the Streets

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    Happy are the people whose God is all-in all, who ask only to be judged according to their works, who live to love. Mary Baker Eddy  My. 127:4 Special Edition brought to you by  Embrace – The Chicago LGBTQ Christian Science Group http://embracechristianscience.com/   3:01 A Gift of Hope Audiobook – Click Here for Audio – Danielle Steel… Read more »

Journey through the Wilderness

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  The common custom of praying for the recovery of the sick finds help in blind belief, whereas help should come from the enlightened  understanding. Mary Baker Eddy  (Science and Health 12: 22-24). Wilderness: Loneliness; doubt; darkness.  Spontaneity of thought and idea; the vestibule in which a material sense of things disappears, and spiritual sense unfolds the great facts of… Read more »

Worshipping Prozac

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    “For many, belief in the possibility of divine assistance has been replaced by a blind faith in the idea that where there is a pill there’s a way. That this kind of trust in pharmaceuticals has become an important article of secular faith is echoed in the fact that seriously questioning their usefulness and value can, a la… Read more »