Christ Jesus


No matter how much time I make for quiet and prayer during the holidays, it seems like the rush and bustle and burden of the season still take over. How can I feel connected to God in the middle of it all?

Nate Talbot says: Ah yes, wouldn’t it be convenient if we could orchestrate just how we’d like to deal with the commotion and materialism of the Christmas season? But let’s

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Christian Science


Do I really need church? Can I be a serious Christian Scientist without being a part of church?

Ariana Herlinger says: It can be easy to begin thinking that we, as individuals, don’t really need church. It’s not hard to practice Christian Science on our own. We have

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How can I learn to trust God more and hear His voice more clearly? Sometimes it feels like God doesn’t exist or is completely absent. How do you explain that?

Jenny Sawyer says: I was convinced I couldn’t hear God. Or maybe He just wasn’t saying anything—not to me, at least. After all, when God talked to people like Moses,

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Are healings that take time somehow my fault, or the result of not enough study?

QUESTION: Why is it that if I’m having an ongoing problem, other Christian Scientists’ first assumption is that I must not be studying the Bible and Science and Health enough?

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Every year I find myself dreading the holidays and all the family dysfunction they bring. How can I pray about this?

Susan Sage says: I spent many holidays suffering from family drama until I prayed to learn more about love. In my prayers, it occurred to me that I could consciously

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Christian Science


Christian Science says that God only creates good. But how do we really know that God didn’t create the bad things, too?

Annette Kreutziger-Herr says: I had collapsed and fallen into a coma. Mentally, I saw myself sitting alone in a dark room, unable to communicate with the outside world. But I

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If God doesn’t know about suffering or sickness, how is He supposed to help me?

Deborah Huebsch says: Let’s think about the sun to help answer this question. The sun does all sorts of wonderful things. It dries clothes. It provides a way for plants

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Christian Science


If all the answers are in Science and Health, why are we still questioning things?

John Biggs says: In college, I studied ballet for five years. After the first two years, I understood the theory of ballet fairly well; the muscle movements made sense and

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