Events include lectures, book talks, and workshops on Christian Science, all open to the public. Events are free unless a charge is mentioned.
At these events, no one will collect your name or other personal information. These talks are simply gifts to the community, shared freely by area Christian Science churches — and you will be warmly welcomed!
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Join us for our monthly non-sectarian Bible study program. We will be studying the book of Romans. No special preparations are needed. All are welcome and we encourage different editions of the Bible for our study. Bring your own lunch.Find out more »
Mark McCurties, a practitioner of Christian Science healing, will discuss how learning to follow the example of Christ Jesus, particularly his profound display of humility, can empower each one of us to heal and to overcome the hard problems we face. Learn what true humility is, how it links us to God, and by extension, how it connects us with God's healing and saving laws. Sponsored by the Christian Science churches in Reston, Warrenton, and Centreville-Clifton.Find out more »
Attention, local millennials: Spending your Columbus Day weekend in Boston ? Whether you are new to Christian Science or are already a seasoned explorer, you can sign up and attend a Youth Summit in Boston with others who are discovering how prayer-based activism reveals a wider sense of service and how prayer in Christian Science empowers your purpose as change-makers in the world.Find out more »
Join us for this annual fun day of celebrating community spirit, getting to know your diverse neighbors, and enjoying family/children’s activities, music, and food! The Festival spreads along Main Street, University Drive, and Town Hall plaza in Old Town Fairfax. Christian Science churches of Northern Virginia warmly welcome you at their booth on the corner of Main Street and Route 123. Our exhibit this year focuses on kids, and we invite them to take a photo with a favorite superhero…Find out more »
Hearing good news can give a lift to our lives, making us feel happy and at peace. Patricia Woodard, a practitioner of Christian Science healing from Dallas, Texas, will share the good news about the promise of health and freedom that is ours today. Her free talk traces the origin of this promise to Christ Jesus' ministry and then explores the provable relevance of his ministry in our lives today. Through accounts of finding freedom and health in her own…Find out more »
Come and listen to a broadcast of the El Heraldo Radio Program in Spanish titled "Vibrante a cualquier edad" (Vibrant at any age). Afterwards there will be an informal discussion of the program. Please invite your Spanish-speaking friends and neighbors to come and join us.Find out more »
Prayer is about spiritual discovery. It's about understanding more of what God is and learning to see our lives and the world through the lens of God's all-good nature. Tom McElroy, a practitioner and teacher of Christian Science healing, has discussed this subject with world-wide audiences. He will share examples of how universal truths are found in every healing experience. We can help ourselves, our community, and the world by discovering what is true! Sponsored by First Church of Christ,…Find out more »
How do we take that needed first step to solve conflicts and fears? What are our choices? What ideas does the Bible have to offer? What does it say about our connection with God, a connection that leads to harmonious relationships, and a better, more stable health? If it feels as if we are stuck in a problem, what spiritual practical tools do we have at hand to find a way out? Enrique Smeke, a practitioner and teacher of Christian Science healing,…Find out more »
"A central theme of Christ Jesus' ministry was to teach and show that the power of God's love can help to overcome the various injustices of the world," says Mark McCurties, a practitioner of Christian Science healing. "Based on Jesus' example, we will define true humility, how it links us to God, and how it connects us with God's healing laws." We invite you to arrive 30 minutes prior to enjoy a free classical holiday concert, beginning at 2 PM.…Find out more »