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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). 

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

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Recent updates

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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.

The "Heart of Centerville"

—The members of 1st Church of Christ, Scientist in Centerville, OH realized that they needed to more actively embrace the community. A member shares one example of how the members' prayers led them to participate in a local business alliance, which has been a blessing for both the branch and the organization.

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"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.