“The best spiritual type of Christly method for uplifting human thought and imparting divine Truth, is stationary power, stillness, and strength; and when this spiritual ideal is made our own, it becomes the model for human action”
(Mary Baker Eddy – Retrospection and Introspection,” p. 93).
A real superhero
June 30, 2006
A Christian Science perspective on daily life
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My thought turns naturally to Christ Jesus, the greatest man who ever actually walked this earth. He is a real hero to me in every sense of the word.
He acknowledged that the qualities that constituted his heroism came from his Father-Mother God. Recognizing the Supreme Being as his source, he openly admitted, “I can of mine own self do nothing” (John 5:30). This humility and Christliness gave all the glory to God and further encouraged those who followed him to do greater works than he.
Following this “hero” has led to real and tangible healing in a whole host of areas including physical maladies, relationship issues, financial challenges, unemployment, and, most important, a more spiritual perspective on life.
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