Church Alive

Church Alive welcome banner logo narrow

Thank you for joining other members in exploring the awakening power of Church!

As of October 31, 2014, the Church Alive section of christianscience.com will no longer be available. New field videos, filmed with members from around the globe at 2014 Church Alive Summits, will continue to be added to the site up until October 31st. Check back often to hear these stories about their church experiences, inspiration and needs. All Church Alive video and audio content can be downloaded (see the download directions below each video or audio player). 

Church experiences 

People singing

Inspired thinkers and doers share via blogs, audio chats, videos, healings, and more. We'd love to hear your stories, too! 

Explore experiences

Church Alive Events

Tent and people on plaza green
summits/workshops held 2014
Summits/workshops 2013:

About summits and workshops

Community Connections

Two women hugging image

Consider joining or hosting regular Community Connection calls or meetings held in regions around the world. They're open to all. more

Learn more about these calls

Recent updates

Fern leaves in a bed of grass November 2014

A published Journal listing, a public healing practice

—A blogger challenges church members to consider the vital need for a public practice of Christian Science and encourages aspiring practitioners in their God-inspired endeavor be more committed to healing work.

A spiritual cultivation

—The members of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Newport Beach, CA loved their building, but an unexpected change in circumstances led them to consider new possibilities for their church location. Throughout this journey, they were determined to remain focused on the metaphysical foudation for church. Watch and listen as several members share more about the lessons the membership learned and the progress they've made.

People enjoying a round table chat November 2014

"Church belongs to Christ"

—How can we pray when there seem to be conflicting or dominating personalities in a branch church? Practitioners Anne Cooling and Sushil Likhi offer helpful ideas on how to pray in these situations.