Monthly Archives: April 2012

Comments on “Christ My Refuge”, a Poem by Mary Baker Eddy

  Christ My Refuge is one of many inspiring poems written by the discoverer and founder of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy.  It is one of seven of her poems which have been set to music and are often sung … Continue reading

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“The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.”

Christ Jesus said, Luke 18:27 “The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.” Do we find ourselves praying to ask God to show us the way out of situations which have no apparent possible earthly solutions? Human … Continue reading

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Can God Ever Leave us Alone?

  Do you ever feel that God has abandoned you?  Do your prayers ever  seem fruitless?  Do you ever long to find a renewed sense of the presence of God? An absolute understanding of the nature of God as “incorporeal, … Continue reading

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Christ Jesus – God, or Son of God?

Recently I published a blog posting which addressed a list of questions posed to Christian Scientists by a modern fundamentalist Christian theologian in an article unfairly and falsely critical of the Christian Science movement. Though each of the questions was … Continue reading

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Christian Science – Pure Christianity Without Doctrine or Dogma

Answers to “Questions to ask Christian Scientists “ (by Matt Slick at The Christian Apologetics Research Ministry, see CARM.org) Answered by Stirling Watts, CS,  (Christian Science Practitioner.)  West Plains, MO Recently I encountered a website containing an incorrectly prepared and … Continue reading

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Hate Groups Denounced and Defeated – Call to Action

Just this morning I learned about the planned presence of the Westboro Baptist Church  at a funeral of a fallen soldier, to be held at Pentecostal Holiness in Licking, MO on April 14, 2012. The date of this post is … Continue reading

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Looking Beneath the Surface of the Material Presentation

When we look at something with our human eyes, our brain processes a material image of a material object reflected on the back of the retina.  Our consciousness of the thing we are looking at is, of course mental, or … Continue reading

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His Resurrection Should be our Resurrection

Jesus’ resurrection proved that we can be what we aspire to be if that desire is a lofty one. No human will power is involved. On the contrary, a desire to rid ourselves entirely of  human will, of the false … Continue reading

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More on Oxrhynchus Papyri – Gospel of Thomas

Another profound quotation from another Logion of the Oxrhynchus Papyri (Gospel of Thomas):  ”Jesus saith, I stood in the midst of the world and in the flesh was I seen of them, and i found all men drunken, and none … Continue reading

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Unknown Sayings Attributed to Jesus

This week, in the process of studying an article entitled “Oneness” by Bicknell Young, written circa mid 1930s, I ran across an interesting quote researched by Mr. Young, and taken from manuscripts discovered in Egypt in 1896 known as the … Continue reading

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