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Christian Scientists meet in Boston; say churches are “place of light’

This piece was published in today’s Alton Telegraph. For many people today, the phrase, “Sending thoughts and prayers,” has become a meaningless cliché, but Christian Scientists’ annual meeting this week offered the view that it doesn’t have to be that … Continue reading

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Can church be relevant today?

When Christian Scientists convened in Boston, Massachusetts, Monday, June 6, for the annual meeting of their denomination, they faced a question that many mainline Christian churches also confront: can church be relevant today? Their perspective on this question—as on just … Continue reading

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