Category Archives: Testimonies

Truth

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  Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. — JOHN viii. 32   Ellen DeGeneres – Click Here – Openly Gay Rugby Star Gareth …     It Gets Better – Click Here – Gareth Thomas.mov   “No church or society or informal group is left out.." Fujiko signs – 2010 President TFCCS   Message to… Read more »

Suicide Prevention

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When I considered suicide CNN – Former Rugby Star Ben Cohen – click here Anti-…by SuchIsLifeVideos  Mary Baker Eddy, who discovered Christian Science, wrote in Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures that God is our Life and that we can never lose life or be alone or abandoned. She wrote: “Let us rid ourselves of the belief that man is… Read more »

A Holy moment in the Big City

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  Kwadjo Boaitey Reprinted from the  Christian Science Sentinel.   One of my favorite Christmas memories takes me back to a New York City street, far away from the sweet-smelling, familial Christmas celebrations of  my youth.  I was in my mid-20s, living in New York and making good on a dream to become an actor. I met and became friends with… Read more »

The Economics of Love – written by Mark – Emergence International brother and member

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The Economics of Love  It was a hot May afternoon and I was sitting in my last class of my senior year at UC Davis. Our professor had walked us through all the permutations of urban economics. I’d finished the examinations, written my last blue book, and was, like my fellow students, expecting a fairly low-key final lecture. And indeed… Read more »

See What Love Has Prepared – written by Mark – Emergence International Brother/Member

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See what Love has prepared photo – CS Monitor                                So I’m driving my old 1968 VW camper bus with my friend Scot up to visit his grandpa on his homestead along the Wind River in Wyoming. My VW has a habit of occasionally eating its… Read more »

Finding The Light — A Christian Science Testimony (In Portuguese and English)

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Click here for the original Portuguese version of this testimony. When I was a new student of Christian Science I was very enthusiastic about sharing it with others, even strangers. One Spring day 30 years ago I was walking to my office on the East Side of Manhattan when I saw a man, who looked depressed, sitting on a bench… Read more »

Um Encontro Com A Luz — Um Testemunho Da Ciência Cristã (Em Português E Inglês)

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Click here for the English translation of this testimony. Quando eu era um estudante jovem da Ciência Cristã, estava muito entusiasmado em compartilhá-la com os outros, até com estranhos. Há uns 30 anos atrás, num dia de primavera, caminhava no lado leste de Manhattan, rumo ao meu escritório.  Quando estava na frente das Nações Unidas, vi um homem, que parecia… Read more »

Testimony

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The day that I discovered Emergence International, was, as I announced at the conference, the very same day that I came out to another member of my family just a couple of months ago. That's why I thought it was so appropriate in my case that the sign directing us to the meeting room was misspelled "Emergency" International. In my… Read more »

Testimony

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When I was in elementary school I noticed that there was something different about me but I did not know what is was. By the time I got into high school I was popular and was voted senior class vice president. My parents were divorced and my dad was not friendly to me. He made it obvious to me that… Read more »

Response to the Testimony of M. Mohlenbrock

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Thank you for sharing the article you wrote. I am not exactly sure what the road is like for a straight person to accept and understand GLBT issues, so I am touched to read your story. In some cases, acceptance of GLBT issues might be easier for a straight person as one is not personally involved and has so much… Read more »