Articles & Testimonies
My Glorious Subjective Universe
by EI | Apr 12, 2021
A talk by John H. Hargreaves
A Story Untold
by Keith McNeil | Dec 13, 2020
by Keith McNeil - Hawthorne Publishing, “Winds of Change”(Reprinted with permission) How Biographical Treatments of Quimby and Eddy Have Influenced the Debate In Eddy’s day, the ratio of references of “emerge gently” compared to “radical reliance” in the above...
Honesty and Temporary Means
by Denis Glover | Nov 22, 2020
Christian Scientists demonstrate absolute Christian Science as far as possible. Beyond this we are obliged to choose the lesser of two evils.—Alfred Farlow, CSD, first Committee on Publication of The First Church of Christ, Scientist. (appeared in Kansas City,...
Discovering What Our Discoverer’s Words Were Meant to Mean
by Tom Taffel | Oct 28, 2020
By definition, a living language continually changes its words, usage and meaning. As you will see, Mary Baker Eddy was an inspired wordsmith, prayerfully and patiently choosing her words with meticulous care and deliberation and reflection. Today, unfortunately, so...
“Shared Death Experiences”
by Tom Taffel | Oct 7, 2020
Science and Health, with Key to the Scriptures” by Mary Baker Eddy, page 75-76: “There is one possible moment, when those living on the earth and those called dead, can commune together, and that is the moment previous to the transition - the moment when the link...
“Confrontation at the 1969 Annual Meeting”
by Tom Taffel | Aug 15, 2020
DEED OF GIFT AND COPYRIGHT LICENSE AGREEMENTTom Taffel<< Address on file >>The First Church of Christ, ScientistOctober 17, 2012 (Date Property Received)December 20, 2012 (Signed Under Seal) Prologue: One month earlier, on May 4, 1969, James...
How a gay soccer player was hired as first out teacher at a Christian Science school
by EI | Jun 25, 2020
Ross Furbush was able to be his authentic self with the help of his mentor, whose acceptance of LGBTQ people mirrored that of his church. Read the full article on Outsports.com:...
Sayings by Peter J. Henniker-Heaton
by Denis Glover | Feb 5, 2020
(Oxford-educated Henniker-Heaton was an extraordinary, down-to-earth Christian Scientist of the old sort, humbly full of many insights and good humor. His healing of long-term, "incurable" paralysis during the WWII bombing of London is a classic one.) NOTE: On at...
Living our values and valuing our lives through Emergence International
by Tom Taffel | Feb 2, 2020
January 31, 2020 “Living our values and valuing our lives through Emergence International.” “Giving does not impoverish us in the service of our Maker, neither does withholding enrich us.” (S&H 79:31) Are you coming from a place of scarcity or abundance? The...
Coming Out For Good
by Tom Taffel | May 12, 2019
The following article was recently rejected for publication from the Christian Science Publishing Society. From the editors: "Publication of your article would definitely look like an endorsement from The Mother Church of homosexual practice. Thus, we cannot...