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not what they believed; and instead of spending my
time telling others what a silly thing Christian Science
is, I am now trying to find words to tell what a great
and wonderful thing it is. I have been healed of so-called
incurable spinal disease of ten years' standing
by studying the Bible and Science and Health. Science
and Health has been my only teacher, and I wish to send
my thanks to our dear Leader.
There are no other Scientists near where we now live,
but I have the Quarterly and study the lessons by myself.
I have five small children, and Christian Science is invaluable
to me in controlling them, and in overcoming
their common ills. They often help themselves and
each other to destroy their little hurts and fears. - Mrs.
M. H., Oleta, Okla.
MANY TROUBLES OVERCOME
In the second chapter of First Peter, ninth verse, I
read "that ye should show forth the praises of him who
hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous
light." The periodicals so wisely established by our
Leader give us one means of showing forth the praises
From the darkness of physical pain and weariness into
the light of wholeness and joyousness in work and
living, - from the darkness of a clouded sight into the
light of clearer vision, - from the darkness of doubt
and discord into the marvellous light of the reality of
good, - this is what a reading of the Christian Science
textbook has done for me.
At the time the book was lent to me, I was teaching