CS Articles on Topics of Current Interest

We're building short sets of articles that touch on topics of current interest and are culled from the Christian Science periodicals. They show how turning to God in prayer, as Christ Jesus did, brings healing to any situation through the all-power of divine Love.

We encourage you to use this list as a springboard for building your own list of articles you find helpful in your study and prayers.

Contagion                    Pandemic                      Addiction     

Effective Prayer to Counter Contagion

The first five articles appear in a pamphlet entitled "Free from Contagion," produced by the Christian Science Publishing Society, the publishing arm of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston. Click here to download the pamphlet. For the articles below, click on an article's title to read or print it.


Bringing our prayers to the threat of contagion - By Kevin Graunke

March 9, 2020 - Christian Science Sentinel

Nipping Disease in the Bud - By  Bea Roegge

September 1, 2009 - The Christian Science Journal

No Classification of Diseases - By Paul Stark Seeley

October 5, 1946 - Christian Science Sentinel

Forecasts—not the final word - By Judith Hedrick

August 14, 2017 - Christian Science Sentinel


True Health - By L. Ivimy Gwalter

July 1, 1953 - The Christian Science Journal


Refuse to Come Down – By Edward Rohr

April 9, 1960 - Christian Science Sentinel                                                                To Top

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Economic security

Family harmony

Finding certainty in uncertain times


Healing grief




Overcoming fear

Overcoming injustice   - NEW!

Overcoming loneliness


Teens                                                                                       To Top

Overcoming Addiction
Whether it be Drugs, Alcohol, Smoking, Cell phones, Caffeine, Profanity

Added July 26, 2020-------------------------------------------

Testimonies from Science & Health's chapter entitled Fruitage

A New Life Gained - Page 676

An Ever-present Help - Page 655

Depraved appetites overcome - Page 678

Desire for Liquor and Tobacco Disappeared - Page 693

Grateful for Moral and Spiritual Awakening - Page 643

Health and Peace Gained - Page 622

Added July 12, 2020-------------------------------------------

Learning the truths of Christian Science since childhood nurtured... - By Michael J. Beaudway

From the March 28, 1988 issue of the CS Sentinel

"My whole life was irrevocably changed" - We can be freed from a life filled with drugs, alcohol, and despair by turning to God and accepting His love for us. - By Paul G. Perea

From the December 28, 1992 issue of the CS Sentinel

To see righteously, not self-righteously - By Bea Roegge
From the February 24, 2003 issue of the CS Sentinel

Twelve years ago I had a rewarding opportunity... - By Harold Thomas Dyer
From the April 1991 issue of The CS Journal

Added July 6, 2020-------------------------------------------

To learn that God is in control, not drugs - with contributions from Pearl Long

From the June 19, 1989 issue of the CS Sentinel

Thinking it through: we can win out over drug abuse with God’s help - From the CS Sentinel - October 1, 2013

Originally published in a 1991 special edition Christian Science Sentinel “We can win out over drug abuse with God’s help”

Steps toward freedom from addiction - By Editor

From the February 24, 2003 issue of the CS Sentinel

Smartphone addiction: Let’s pray - By Jenny Sawyer

From the teen series: UpFront - May 9, 2016

She quit smoking, with prayer - By Demarise Gallert

From the February 24, 2003 issue of the CS Sentinel

Added June 28, 2020-------------------------------------------

Healed of smoking addiction - By Richard Sevaly

From the December 31, 2012 issue of the CS Sentinel

Healing addiction - By Robert A. Johnson
From the January 8, 1996 issue of the CS Sentinel

Hope for the addicted - By Deborah Huebsch

From the September 17, 2018 issue of the CS Sentinel

I will never forget what the testimonies of healing in the Christian Science… By Barbara Wiedler
From the November 30, 1987 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

Is suicide the path to peace? - By Deborah Huebsch
From the teen series: Trending - June 12, 2018


Added June 21, 2020-------------------------------------------

Breaking away

From the March 12, 1990 issue of the CS Sentinel

Come, taste the real Life - By Written for the Sentinel

From the June 19, 1989 issue of the CS Sentinel

Desire for Liquor and Tobacco Disappeared - By H. P. H.

From the March 7, 1901 issue of the CS Sentinel

Facing the Drug Abuse Challenge

From the January 1991 issue of The CS Journal

Getting it right - Evelyn M. S. Duckett
From the February 25, 1985 issue of the CS Sentinel


Added June 12, 2020-------------------------------------------

Addiction healed, lives redeemedBy Mary Trammell

From the February 24, 2003 issue of the CS Sentinel

‘I stopped smoking potBy Name Withheld

From the December 30, 2019 issue of the CS Sentinel

Addiction has no hold on you -  Sandy Persely

From the January 8, 1996 issue of the CS Sentinel

For seven years a recurring duodenal ulcer troubled me, and... By Barbara B. Frucci with contributions from Laura E. Silman

From the December 17, 1990 issue of the CS Sentinel

Breaking an addiction to coffee - By David Newbern

From the March 1, 1999 issue of the CS Sentinel


Original Articles ------------------------------------------

Why I know I’m clean and free - By Kenny Simmons

February 24, 2003 - Christian Science Sentinel

A walk out of darkness into light - By Warren Bolon interview of Kenny Simmons

January 27, 2003 - Christian Science Sentinel

In 1981, I found myself sentenced to prison for one to six... - Louis Fuentes & Dallas Fuentes

January 28, 1991 - Christian Science Sentinel

What is Christian Science healing? - Deborah Huebsch

March 2, 2020 - Christian Science Sentinel

In my daddy’s footsteps? - Gloria Harrison

February 24, 2003 - Christian Science Sentinel

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