Praying for our world and ourselves

Praying for our world can seem like more than we can take on when we're facing challenges in our own lives. But as we open our hearts to our neighbors’ needs, we in turn feel the infinite love of God that lifts us all.

Here you can access inspirational content that supports your prayers for yourself and for the world around you. New items are added regularly, so please come back often.

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Where is God when bad things happen?

From the pandemic to political division to climate disasters, today's news begs the question "Where is God when bad things happen?" This podcast shares a different view of God that can help you experience the kind of stability we all want these days.

How are you praying for Afghanistan?

How are you praying for Afghanistan?

Praying for the safety of everyone in Afghanistan can provide strength and comfort — and help reaffirm faith in the power of God, even in the midst of overwhelming challenges. 

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Stillness of Mind heals pandemic concerns

Even in times of crisis, it’s possible to feel the peace of God. This stillness can eliminate fears and help us support others.

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Is there a God you can trust?

In a world awash with information, it can be hard to know what to trust. This podcast shares one person’s journey of learning how to trust God more fully—and the great rewards of doing so.

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Can we pray about the weather?

Can we pray about the weather?

Is it possible or even worth it to pray about external things like weather? Yes — when the “big picture” troubles us, we can turn to God and find evidence of His grace in action.

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How you can help end the pandemic

How you can help end the pandemic

Christian Science can contribute uniquely to the efforts around the world to end the pandemic and heal COVID-19. It makes God’s laws of health and harmony understandable so that anyone and everyone can apply them.

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And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick.

Now, as then, these mighty works are not supernatural, but supremely natural.

Readings from testimony meetings

Listen to The Mother Church’s Wednesday testimony meeting readings from the Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy.

September 15, 2021

September 8, 2021

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Christian Science Sentinel

Looking for more resources to support your prayers for yourself and your community? The Sentinel publishes uplifting content every week that addresses current issues and trends of thought.

Heavenly Hymns

Heavenly Hymns

Hymns have a unique ability to bring healing and comfort in times of difficulty. These selections emphasize the unbroken connection between each one of us and a God that is constantly providing for our health and safety. Click on “learn more” below to view hymn selections and information.

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