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More than mere positive thinking

  Positive thinking can be a great vehicle for getting through one’s day.  It can help one be more attentive, affectionate, cheerful and aware.  Co-workers would certainly prefer a positive thinker over a negative thinker.  The same is true for … Continue reading

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Prayer as healthcare?

I recently had a conversation with someone about health care.  When I told him that I was a Christian Scientist and depended upon prayer for the cure of illness, he mentioned that he felt Christian Science was “out there.”  He … Continue reading

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A healing ministry you may not have heard about

This article first appeared in the Chicago Tribune Community section: There are many types of professionals in the world of health.  Allopathic medicine has many different kinds of generalist and specialist professionals.  Alternative and complementary medicine also has a long … Continue reading

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You yearn for progress in your life. Now what?

This blog was written by my colleague, Russ Gerber. The moments that followed a deep-down prayer for help many years ago had an all-alone, helpless feel to them. On the surface, nothing had changed and I was heartbroken. Hours of … Continue reading

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A prayer for health

  I’d like to share in todays’ blog the words of a blog posted recently in the Chicago Defender:  It stated: “God’s words are life to us and physical health to all our flesh (Proverbs 4:22), the prayer below has … Continue reading

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Do you have faith in your health provider?

“There are many kinds of faith: faith in the doctor or the medicine, faith in a personal charismatic healer, faith in a particular mental technique or in one’s own psychic power, faith in a placebo, faith in a God who … Continue reading

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Problem-solving

    “I have so many problems, even my problems have problems!”  That’s a comment I heard recently, and although it really doesn’t make sense, I understand the frustration behind it. Actress Phyllis Diller once said, “My recipe for dealing … Continue reading

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What kind of prayer?

        What kind of prayer?      This blog often discusses prayer in Christian Science as healthcare.  Readers may be wondering what kind of prayer is used in Christian Science?  Do you plead with God for healing, or is something … Continue reading

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Christian Science in Illinois Goes to Washington!

            I spent a few days last week in Washington, D.C.  It was memorable to spend time explaining Christian Science to members of Congress and their staff.      It was wonderful to share with them the fact … Continue reading

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Immediate Care

         Immediate care facilities are found all over the United States.  They offer medical care for various health problems such as fevers, ear infections, allergic reactions, bruises, and sprains, and usually have very convenient hours to meet various … Continue reading

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