• Advent is the name of that moment

    Advent is the Name of That Moment

    By on December 11, 2016

    The extraordinary thing that is about to happen is matched only by the extraordinary moment just before it happens.

  • Quotes About Philanthropy

    Quotes about Philanthropy

    By on December 4, 2016

    If you are reading this with internet connectivity on an electronic device, you are in a position to help....

  • Poem by Ruhiyyih Khanum: This is Faith

    Poem by Ruhiyyih Khanum: This is Faith

    By on November 29, 2016

    To walk where there is no path, To breathe where there is no air, To see where there is no light- This...

  • grace notes

    Grace Notes #2

    By on November 24, 2016

    This Thanksgiving, I am furthering my goal of appreciating the abundance of random good.

  • Thanksgiving Links

    Thanksgiving Links 2016

    By on November 23, 2016

    Here are live links to past Thanksgiving features on this blog as well as those to Christian Science Thanksgiving...

  • Book Review: One Thousand Gifts

    Book Review: One Thousand Gifts

    By on November 20, 2016

    ...her life was turned upside down and burst open by finding gratitude to God for the slightest little gifts...

  • Night Prayer of a New Zealand Prayer Book

    By on November 18, 2016

    The night is for stillness. Let us be still in the presence of God.

  • Hymn 258 Christian Science Hymnal

    Hymn 258

    By on November 13, 2016

    Oft to every man and nation Comes the moment to decide, In the strife of Truth with falsehood, For the good or...

  • pray for country and church

    Pray for Country and Church

    By on November 6, 2016

    I thought these two passages were very appropriate written by a favorite author of mine, Mary Baker Eddy, around...

  • What to do and not to do, Dos and don'ts

    The 4 C’s of What to Do and Not to Do

    By on November 3, 2016

    This is a concise way to monitor your own conduct that I have found helpful.

  • Essential Self

    Hold Close to Your Essential Self

    By on October 25, 2016

    Hold close to your essential self. Get to know it, the way you get to know everything in the...

  • Bible translation resources

    Bible Translation Resources

    By on October 23, 2016

    Good Bible translation and reference tools on websites, in apps, and books that I would recommend.