The Messiah Prophecies

For tonight's service, I put together the passages in The Book of Matthew that refers to "fulfillment of prophecy" and the original Old Testament passages to which they refer. I really enjoyed seeing this in context.  Posting this here, in case anyone else might enjoy it. Biblical Messianic Prophecies and Their Fulfillment (according to St.…

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Can We Pray About the Weather

I have an article in the Journal this month (writing as LJ Wright).  Enjoy!   Can we pray about the weather? By L. J. Wright From the July 2018 issue of The Christian Science Journal “I don’t even know how to pray about that!” a friend complained recently when discussing a current world issue. “How could my prayer affect…

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He Anointeth Our Heads with Oil

I am always amazed at the things God asks us to do. Wrote this a few years ago. In late August of 2006, I was driving to help my mother-in-law. The price of gas was over three dollars a gallon. As I drove along, it suddenly struck wrong to me that people should be having…

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Ninth Commandment: Tear Off Those Labels

I mentioned in my previous post healings of people who had been given a label. Here are a few examples. Our younger daughter was in tears because no one in our… By Louisa Velnett Palmer with contributions from Patricia P. Sellars From the January 15, 1990 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel Our younger daughter was in tears because…

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Why I rely on Christian Science

For those of you waiting for The Ninth Commandment, I am working on it…but it hasn't come together yet.  In the meantime, here is a short testimony. Some people ask, "Why would you rely on prayer rather than medicine, if it means that you have to suffer pain? Especially for something modern that medicine can…

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Funny Healing for Father’s Day!

Happy Father's Day, In honor of this day, I would like to honor our Heavenly Father with a report of his amazing–and amusing–power. I am working on my next article on the Commandments and morality, but in the interm, here is one of my more amusing healings. One day, some years ago, I realized that…

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God Heals!

As I speak with friends and associates, I often discover that some people have no idea that healing through prayer is possible. Some are like my husband who, when he was an atheist, said: If it were true, it would be in the papers. We would hear about it everywhere.  Sadly, that is not so.…

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