Events include lectures, book talks, and workshops on Christian Science, all open to the public. Events are free unless a charge is mentioned. (You may wish to also view the calendar of events of more specific interest to church members.)
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 with no obligation, and you will be warmly welcomed!
Events scheduled for Wednesday, October 7
Healing Love — Never Out of Reach
Sunday, October 18
It looks like material circumstances define us. We all face this! But is it true? It is a law? Or do we have the right and ability to yield to another power in our lives? Come to this free talk by Jill Grimes, a practitioner of Christian Science healing from Tucson, Arizona. The talk will explore how Christian Science points to God's love as the compelling factor in our life and how to recognize this in our day.
Sponsored by First Church of Christ, Scientist, Fairfax.
Stacy C. Sherwood Community Center
3740 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax 22030
Plenty of free parking.
Child care provided.
More information: 571.442.1580 www.christiansciencefairfax.com
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Spiritual solutions for desparate situations
Saturday, October 24
If you are feeling worried, afraid, or overwhelmed, come to a talk about how God as infinite good gives us trust in His power of goodness to find solutions to all kinds of life's challenges. International speaker, practitioner, and teacher of Christian Science healing, Lorenzo Rodriguez of Miami, Florida, will share experiences of how prayer is effective and has revealed practical answers for difficult situations to people in all walks of life.
This talk will be given in English at 3 PM. It will also be given in Spanish ("Soluciones espirituales para situaciones desesperadas"), at 1:30 PM. Sponsored by First Church of Christ, Scientist, Gaithersburg
18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Public transportation: Ride On Bus 55, 56, 58, or 59. Bus 55 serves it from the Shady Grove Metro station (Red Line).
More information: 301.977.6544
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Discover Your Relationship with God: Three Simple Questions
Sunday, October 25
Each and every one of us has a permanent relationship with God, our loving Creator. Stormy Becker Falso describes how an understanding of our relationship with God provides healing, health, strength, comfort, and security. She shares her healing of a condition which confined her to a wheelchair for months. Studying the Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, she gained an understanding of the divine laws of God which healed her. These same divine laws of God apply to you.
Sponsored by the Christian Science churches of Reston, Leesburg, Warrenton, and Centreville-Clifton.
Hyatt Regency Reston
1800 Presidents Street, Reston
More information: 703.973.4105
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Christian Science: What It Is and How It Heals
Sunday, November 1
Have you ever wondered what "Christian Science" is all about? How Christianity can be scientific? How prayer can be a dependable replacement for medicine? Michelle Nanouche, a practitioner and teacher of Christian Science healing based in Paris, France, answers these and other questions that skeptics ask. Ms Nanouche will share compelling examples — including the healing of a crippling leg injury — to illustrate the "how to" of Christian Science treatment.
First Church of Christ, Scientist
1709 Russell Road, Alexandria
Free on-street parking available.
Public transport: DASH bus AT-3 or AT-4 to stop 1/2 block away on Russell Road, or Metrobus 10A or 10B to Mount Vernon Avenue at East Bellefonte Avenue, then 10-minute walk. Metro to Braddock Road station (Blue/Yellow lines) and transfer to bus.
Child care available.
More information: 703.683.0129
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Making Meaningful Change: How God's Love Can Change Your Life and the World
Saturday, December 5
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Sponsored by First Church of Christ, Scientist, Springfield.
More information: csspringfield.org
Community Bible Study
Last Saturday of each month, 1:00 – 2:30 PM
The mission of this Bible Study is to serve the c ause of Christianity and mankind by providing a greater awareness and understanding of the spiritual qualities of God and man.
Seventh Church of Christ, Scientist
1204 47th Place, N.E. (1 block from Deanwood Metro station [Orange line])
More information: 202.399.0825 Seventh1204@yahoo.com
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