by Brad Stock Recently, a Christian Science nurse asked me to explain the difference between a practitioner and a Christian Science nurse. I once heard a simplistic answer: A Christian Science nurse is a practitioner who does windows. At a certain level, this is true, for a Christian Science nurse is a hands-on worker who meets practical human needs. But … Read More
by George Strong Hello again, dear friends! In our most recent Fern Lodge Focus, one article ended with our invitation for you to join us in the holy work that is Christian Science nursing. Of course, we will welcome anyone who is led in prayer to learn and practice Christian Science nursing as their calling and profession. But our invitation … Read More
by Marjorie Dala, Fern Lodge’s Co-Director of Christian Science Nursing Watchfulness and individual spiritual growth lead to community bonds. As we apply Christian Science in our daily lives, we build a community that is continuously growing and reflects a “structure of Truth and Love,” as stated by Mrs. Eddy. I was introduced to Christian Science by my best friend. We … Read More
This newsletter we had the opportunity to hear from and about staff members across Fern Lodge. Read on to hear their inside perspectives of Fern Lodge. Motherly Eye by Robin Barben Walking into the breakfast kitchen one day, I noticed loving notes to Hilda from the patients all over the side of the fridge, each one expressing their gratitude for … Read More
“Today we are celebrating the sweetness of peace and harmony among ourselves, enabling that to shine on the folks who live here; the sweetness of victory following persistent effort in challenging situations; the sweetness of knowing God is here, God loves us all, and God is governing.” – The Fern Lodge Executive Board The staff and the board of Fern … Read More
It is so beautiful at Fern Lodge all year round. Check out a gallery of photos old and new of this lovely place we share. Check out our full newsletter for more articles and photos at https://fernlodge.org/newsletter-archives/!
Every month the house Christian Science practitioner for Fern Lodge gives an inspirational talk for the Christian Science nurses. It was such a blessing in June to hear from Anna Lisa Kronman, who, besides being a board member, is a consistent presence amongst our staff and patients. Here is a summary of this talk and a list of relevant citations: … Read More
We asked the staff of Fern Lodge to shout out other staff members that made them feel at home. Read their wonderful messages below! “Sharon Strong’s example of Christian Science Nursing is truly inspiring to me. When she walks into a patient room, if there is a need, she fills it, if there is a comfort wanting, she gives it, … Read More