Bainbridge Reading Room Open for First Friday Art Walk
Friday, December 1st from 6-9 PM
in our Reading Room on Winslow Way
The Reading Room will be open for the Bainbridge Island Downtown First Friday Art Walk.
Stop by to read poems and hymns focused on peace.
Sunrise Haven Christmas Sing
Saturday, December 9th from 1:30-3 PM
24423 100th Ave SE, Kent, WA 98030
Sunrise Haven, our Christian Science nursing care community in Kent, WA, invites you to an in-person Christmas Sing. There will be live music, holiday treats and singing, youth performances and more!
Bainbridge Church Christmas Hymn Sing
Sunday, December 10th from 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
in our Sunday School at the corner of High School Rd and Madison Ave
You, your friends and family are invited to our Christmas Hymn Sing. You’ll enjoy a reading of the Christmas story by Sunday School students, hymn sing with all, and refreshments afterwards. You can join us for church from 10-11 AM, or come at 11:00 just for the Hymn Sing.
“Learn to Pray and Heal (A Spiritual Adventure)”
A talk given by Nate Frederick, CS
Sunday, December 10th from 2-3 PM
902 Division Ave, Tacoma, WA 98043
Child care and free parking will be available.
From Nate Frederick: “Are prayer and healing for you? I mean, if you have no experience with spirituality or religion, or you’re not even sure what you think about God, can you still pray and be healed?
Yes. Because prayer and healing are natural to us, and I say this as one who didn’t even grow up in a religious household. But what I’ve discovered as I’ve studied Christian Science is that a willingness to shift perspectives, to see things in a new, more spiritual way, has an effect–for anyone.
Like in the case of an inmate I worked with. As I shared the basics of Christian Science with him he said it all sounded great but he was just a bad person. He seemed pretty convinced that healing wasn’t for him. But as we talked about the fact that he wasn’t defined by his past, but by God, his source, who is completely good, I could tell his thought about himself was changing.
And then he wanted more. So he took a copy of the Bible and Mary Baker Eddy’s book, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, back to his cell and started to dive into these books. Six or seven weeks later, I ran into him again and he told me that he’d been healed of a serious illness–just from studying the Bible and Science and Health. His study helped him grasp God and his life in a new way and his disease was cured.
In my lecture, I’ll share more about the fundamentals of effective prayer, as I’ve learned from studying Christian Science, as well as how healing is truly possible for everyone.”