Rosa and Elza in class 2017-03

Christian Science Nurses Training News

Do you love to help people?
Do you express tender, caring qualities, such as gentleness, compassion for others’ challenges, and a desire to look beyond appearances to see the individual of God’s creating?


Do you have a growing understanding of

Fern Lodge 50th Open House

Fern Lodge 50th Open House – May 20, 2017

Fern Lodge 50th Open House

Cause for Celebration!

This year, 2017, marks the 50th year of Fern Lodge’s incorporation as a Christian Science care facility, devoted to demonstrating Christian Science healing. Much has changed in 50 years, and through all those changes Fern Lodge has

Thoughts on flower arranging from Ken Gourley, gardner and flower arranger at Fern Lodge #2.

Bringing flowers indoors, especially for people struggling with a limited physical ability to walk outdoors, means a lot to anyone who hasn’t seen or smelled any flowers in quite awhile. One of the more impressive experiences I’ve had while working …

Thoughts on flower arranging from Ken Gourley, gardner and flower arranger at Fern Lodge #1

“Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: And yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these” (Matthew 6:28, 29).

The …

Flock 2016 — Elys Renata Carvalho

flock4-copyWhen I started working with FLOCK (Fern Lodge Ongoing Creative Kinship) this summer I did not know how I would manage a group of children by myself. I decided to start my days establishing that God is in control. My …

The Tender Word — Lin Watts

The Tender Word

When I came to work this morning, I saw a precious scene. A little girl, the daughter of one of our staff members, was sitting at the breakfast table with two patients, helping one of them to …

Fern Lodge Focus — October 2016

As we look forward to the Fern Lodge Annual
Meeting, I am reminded of Mary Baker Eddy’s
1896 message to the Annual Meeting of The
Mother Church (Mis. page 127). In that message
of encouragement and counsel, Mrs. Eddy includes …

Philanthropy is Loving

by George Strong

When we hear the word philanthropy, what comes to mind? Do we immediately think of charitable monetary gifts? Probably we do, because financial charity is the most common current use of the word. And Fern Lodge is