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Healing grief

A piano lesson in the key of Life

By Deb Hensley
From the April 9, 2018 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

This author learned a lesson about how to let go of a limited, fading view of her mom and find peace—and even joy—in a more expansive concept of her mom’s God-preserved identity. Read

‘In awe of God’s care’

By Virginia Anders
From the April 3, 2017 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

Initially, this writer didn’t feel consoled by the Bible’s reassurances of God’s husbanding presence after her husband passed away; she just wanted her husband back! But as she prayed, a deeper, more concrete meaning of God’s husbanding care dawned on her. Read

Changing the climate of death

By Margaret Rogers
From the June 27, 2016 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

When it feels like the atmosphere is saturated with talk of death, we have a refuge in understanding what Christ Jesus taught and proved: that the reality of God as Life is dawning for all of us to see and experience.  Read

What cannot be lost

By Leslie Morton Crecelius
From the September 2015 issue of The Christian Science Journal

“Deeply pervading Christ Jesus’ teachings and healing works is the continual assurance that the good God gives can never be lost,” writes this author. Read on to learn about how we can reliably prove the presence of God’s unchanging goodness in our lives today. Read

Christ my refuge

By Mary Baker Eddy
From the November 15, 2010 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

A healing poem by the Discoverer of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy.


A mother's prayer

By Sarita Zanniello
From the August 1, 2005 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

A pending separation from her family filled this author with dread. Discovering that she was one of many in her country who were feeling this way initially deepened her sorrow … then paved the way for her to pray both for herself and for all those who were missing those they loved.  Read

Transcending grief: the healing of loss - Program 445

Guests: Jillie Periton, Alexis Deacon, Rob Gilbert
November 6, 2004 - Sentinel Radio 2004

Grieving over a loss—of a loved one, a job, something that’s brought you happiness? Hear from people who faced loss, yet found answers, hope, and restoration as they turned to God for help. Listen

Seeing the city of God—right here

By Editor

From the July 7, 2003 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

When today seems dark and the future looks bleak, the Bible offers a message of promise we can lean on. Read