Christian Science Nurses Training News

In News by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en] 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 Christian Science practice? Does your heart yearn to be part of Christian Science healing and joy in seeing the …

Grateful Heart Garden

In News, Newsletter by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en]“A grateful heart a garden is, where there is always room for every lovely, God-like grace to come to perfect bloom.”  — Hymn 3 Two dear Christian Science nurses on the Fern Lodge staff, Rachel and Mark McClintick, have donated their time to prepare a lovely grace-full garden for the enjoyment of patients. Soon it will be overflowing with vegetables, …

View Post

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

In News by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en] 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 at Fern Lodge, is that of witnessing not only when a patient falls in love with looking at fresh …

View Post

Flock 2016 — Elys Renata Carvalho

In News by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en]When 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 favorite idea was that God is taking care of everyone—especially the little ones. One morning, while I was doing my …

The Tender Word — Lin Watts

In News by Brian1 Comment

[:en]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 eat breakfast. The staff member said, “Look, you have a new nurse!” As I watched this dear child tenderly encourage …

View Post

Fern Lodge Focus — October 2016

In Message from Administrator, News by Brian1 Comment

[:en]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 her observation, “Hitherto, I have observed that in proportion as this church has smiled on His ‘little ones,’ He has …

Church Nursing Workshop — Los Altos, CA — January 31st 2016

In News by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en][vc_row][vc_column][ult_content_box][vc_cta h2=”Come to a Workshop on Care in Christian Science” h4=”Share perceptions of how God’s love is expressed in our care for each other.” txt_align=”center” color=”mulled-wine”]Learn simple ways to meet another’s need for comfort and assistance.[/vc_cta][/ult_content_box][ultimate_ctation ctaction_background=”#b2a9fc” ctaction_background_hover=”#effc5d” text_font_family=”font_family:Roboto|font_call:Roboto”] Sunday Afternoon January 31, 2016 1:00 to 4:00 PM First Church of Christ, Scientist 401 University Ave. • Los Altos, CA …

2015 Student Internships

In News by BrianLeave a Comment

[:en]Noelia Ley “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving” Colossians 3:23-24 New International Version The quote from above explains the idea I have always had for …