Six Gains When You Declutter and Donate

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There are spiritual benefits in learning to hang on to less and to become more generous, and Ingrid Peschke, legislative liaison for Christian Science and spirituality in Massachusetts, offers helpful insights about reducing clutter. My Southern California readers can relate to her decluttering process.Continue Reading

Focusing on Each Moment for a Healthy Life

Focusing on Each Moment for a Healthy Life

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by Don Ingwerson

Pay attention or listen up! We all know the meaning: focus on the present. Parents will get down to a child’s eye level and say, “Now focus on what I’m telling you.” The musician’s full attention is on the notes he’s playing, and the basketball coach is instantly aware of all player positions for maximum offense and defense.Continue Reading

Can You ‘Self-Arrest’ Your Health?

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My colleague Wendy Margolese in Ontario, Canada, published an article with a unique perspective on how spiritual reasoning can arrest fear and prove that health is not dependent on the body. I thought Wendy’s analogy of the ice-axe is worth sharing with my Southern California readers.Continue Reading

Understanding My Perfection Resulted in a Hearing Healing

Understanding My Perfection Resulted in a Hearing Healing

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A guest post written by Bill Priest from San Diego, California

At one point a while back I realized that my hearing was reduced in one of my ears. For over a month I prayed about this problem, but because results weren’t evident fear crept in. Not only was this affecting daily life, but because I’m a professional musician, it was also affecting my music as well.Continue Reading

What Heals a Broken Heart?

What Heals a Broken Heart?

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by Don Ingwerson

“Me heart broken,” my 3-year-old grandson said with tears in his eyes as he hugged his mother. This after he had gotten a little too rough in playing and had accidentally hurt her. Her physical hurt immediately drew a reaction from him – a reaction of sympathy, sorrow, and seeking forgiveness.Continue Reading

God’s Qualities Expressed Promote Health

God's Qualities Expressed Promote Health

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by Don Ingwerson

Truth is one of the seven synonyms of God as described by Mary Baker Eddy, health researcher and the founder of Christian Science. From Science and Health, Eddy says, “The utterance of truth is designed to rebuke and destroy error. Why should truth not be efficient in sickness, which is solely the result of inharmony?” Every time God’s qualities are expressed – like Life (think joy, exuberance, activity), Soul (think music), and Love (think forgiveness) – health is found and cultivated. And now we have a new study that shows that being truthful is health giving!Continue Reading

You Yearn For Progress In Your Life. Now What?

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Russ Gerber works in media relations. He spent many years in news programming, most notably with The Christian Science Monitor. He is passionate about the subject of health care and Psychology Today published an article on July 7, 2014 by Russ that I want to share with my Southern California readers.Continue Reading

Finding Proof of Heaven Even While Snorkeling

Finding Proof of Heaven Even While Snorkeling

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A guest post written by Lani Meanley Collins from Santa Barbara, California

We have all experienced it: a brilliant sunset, a colorful rainbow, unconditional joy in the smile of a young child, a loving embrace. In that moment our thought is transformed. In that moment we experience proof of heaven. And this proof is health giving.Continue Reading