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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 Alive Events
summits/workshops held 2014
- Australia (videos online!)
- Pacific NW USA (videos online!)
- Midwest USA (videos online!)
- São Paulo, Brazil (videos online!)
- Upstate New York (workshop)
- SoCal Church Alive (workshop)
- Jakarta, Indonesia (workshop)
- N. California (videos online!)
- South Africa (videos online!)
- Deep South (videos online!)
Consider joining or hosting regular Community Connection calls or meetings held in regions around the world. They're open to all. more
- Lebendige Kirche (all German-speaking regions)
- Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, USA
- Northern California, USA
- Southeast, USA
- Southern California, USA
- UK and Ireland
—Christian Science practitioners Lois Carlson and Elizabeth Kellogg share healing ideas for anyone cherishing a greater sense of compassion among church members.
—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 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.
—John Clague, Committee on Publication for Oregon, gives an interactive presentation about how to talk to the public about Christian Science.
—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.