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Ethel A. Baker 1.3.2021

Progress this year—spiritual and certain

Opening a new calendar, full of untouched pages, represents a fresh start, an open door to progress. At such a time, people often give themselves permission to release what’s come before…

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  • Christian Science

Nancy Gayle Nichols Evans 12.8.2020

Christ-healing at Christmas

It was Christmas Eve. My dad was meeting my sisters and me at the airport. He had treated us to airline tickets so we could fly home from three different…

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  • Christmas
  • Health

Kay Ramsdell Olson 10.24.2020

Health is Inevitable; Contagion is Not!

We'd probably chuckle at the notion that one could catch good health from someone else. Yet, the founder of this magazine, Mary Baker Eddy, writes regarding one facing contagion, "If he…

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  • Contagion
  • Health

Nathan Talbot 9.23.2020

The Question of Evil

"Why does God permit humans to perpetuate so many wrongs on others? And once that is answered, can it still be said that God is truly omnipotent and entirely loving?"

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  • Injustice
  • Natural Disaster

Chet Manchester 7.14.2020

Overcoming Fear of the Unknown

Of all the fears that nag at us, fear of the unknown can seem the most terrifying. The COVID-19 pandemic is a case in point. From the start, media reports…

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  • Contagion
  • Fear

Laurie Scott 7.14.2020

Prayer Defeats Corruption

I’m a woman with fair skin. I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to live in several countries around the world, mostly free of conflict. But in one country I felt…

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  • Injustice

Mary Baker Eddy 7.14.2020

What are Miracles?

When you read about Jesus’ healing work in the Bible, it’s tempting to think of it as “miraculous.” How else could a blind man suddenly see or a violent storm…

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  • Christian Science
  • Science and Health

Mary Baker Eddy 7.14.2020

What is God?

“The most important thing in the world is…”  There are as many answers to this as there are people in the world.  For Mary Baker Eddy, who was fond of…

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  • Christian Science
  • Science and Health

Mary Baker Eddy 7.14.2020

What is Health?

Most people think of health primarily as a state of body.  But many ancient cultures, including those in Biblical times, understood the link between one’s state of mind and one’s…

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  • Christian Science
  • Science and Health

Mary Baker Eddy 7.14.2020

What is Prayer?

People of all faiths and philosophies pray about their needs.  And they hope God will answer them.  Jesus taught, “Your Father knows what you need before you ask Him.”  In…

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  • Christian Science
  • Science and Health

Adam Dickey 7.13.2020

God’s Law of Adjustment

Man lives by divine decree. He is created, governed, supported, and controlled in accord with the law of God. Law means or implies a rule that is established and maintained by…

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  • Christian Science

Margaret Rogers 7.5.2020

What Can God Do About Hunger?

For a number of years, I volunteered with social service organizations in California to improve conditions for poor people. So, like the other authors who wrote about hunger for this issue,…

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  • Finances