Church field videos

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In the past several years, we’ve visited churches and societies around the world to learn about what is inspiring them about Mary Baker Eddy’s vision of Church. And, more importantly, how they’re putting this inspiration into practice. Check out the videos below and add your own comments or join a community discussion.

Fuller versions of the church experiences seen in the newest Board video will be posted here when ready.

Second Church of Christ, Scientist, Pretoria, South Africa

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The members of Second Church of Christ, Scientist in Pretoria have been cherishing a sense of inclusiveness. Watch and learn about how these prayers have led to new opportunities for sharing the healing message of Christian Science.

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Pensacola, FL

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Recently, the members of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Pensacola, FL have been considering how they can embrace a sense of inclusiveness in their church. Watch and learn more about the practical steps they have taken as a result of their prayers. 

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Covington, LA

Home in our church

When First Church of Christ, Scientist in Covington, LA transitioned from being a Society to a church, they had to clear some hurdles.  But as they've prayed to understand the spiritual foundation for Church, they've seen many proofs of progress. Watch and learn more about their journey. 

Third Church of Christ, Scientist, Johannesburg, South Africa

Sunday School

The members of Third Church of Christ, Scientist in Johannesburg needed to decide what their next steps were as a church. They had a large building needing repairs, not as ample a congregation, and a nice but modest Sunday School. Learn about their journey.

Second Church of Christ, Scientist, Johannesburg, South Africa

Neighborhood

The neighborhood around Second Church of Christ, Scientist in Johannesburg has changed in recent years, but the members of Second Church remain committed to sharing the healing message of Christian Science with their community.  Learn more about their journey.

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Pateros, Philippines

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Though modest in size, the members of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Pateros, Philippines are an active, devoted group.  Watch and listen as members share how their branch is supporting the growth of Christian Science in their community.

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Johannesburg, South Africa

Home of Hope

The members of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Johannesburg, South Africa have embraced opportunities to share Christian Science with their community.  Watch as members share how this active sharing has blessed their branch as well as their neighbors. 

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Mobile, Alabama

Casual SS

There's been a quiet shift in the atmosphere at First Church of Christ, Scientist in Mobile, Alabama, gradually becoming less formal, more welcoming, and more inclusive. Watch as members reflect on these changes—how they came about and how it's impacted their church experience. 

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Manila, Philippines

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Christian Scientists in Manila have been watching for new opportunities and venues to share Christian Science.  Watch as members share some of the fruits of this work. 

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Harare, Zimbabwe

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As a country, Zimbabwe has experienced difficulties in recent years.  Watch and listen as members of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Harare share how these challenges have deepened their study of Christian Science and commitment to church. 

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