Talk on Christian healing

April 22 in Sparta


Make text smaller Make text larger





— Can prayer have a tangible impact in our daily lives? Is the Bible relevant in this day and age? International speaker, Mary Alice Rose, says, “Yes! I’ve witnessed examples in my own life and that of others illustrating the importance and effectiveness of Bible-based prayer.”

Rose will present a talk titled, “Practicing Christian healing today” on Sunday, April 22 at 2:00 p.m., at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 144 Woodport Road, Sparta.

“In my talk I will share what the Bible has meant in my life and why Christianity is still compelling to me today,” says Rose. "I will explore how reading the Scriptures with spiritual understanding brings to light the applicability of the Bible's teachings in the 21st century and how everyone can cultivate qualities that promote healing. I'll share examples illustrating how I and others have put these ideas into practice."

Rose’s ideas are based on the teachings of Jesus as recorded in the Bible, and as discussed in Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, by Mary Baker Eddy.

Rose’s interest in science and technology led to a 20-year career in different areas of applied physical science. Her work ranged from a meteorologist for the National Severe Storms Laboratory to a manager developing the ground system for the Hubble Space Telescope. As interesting as her career was, Rose found that she wanted more time to focus on her most rewarding scientific endeavor: exploring her relationship with God. So, in 2002, she made the transition from manager, engineer, and earth scientist to the full-time ministry as a Christian Science practitioner. She is now an authorized teacher of this Science and a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship. Rose travels from her home in Brookeville, Maryland.



Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Concerned mother organizes school safety session
By Mandy Coriston
— Can a tragedy in suburban Florida spark positive change in rural New Jersey? Yes, according to Andover...

Read more »
Image

Ninja Warrior gym coming to Newton
By Laurie Gordon
— Can a Ninja warrior breathe new life into a centuries-old building?
Apparently so. Recently, Chris Ennis...

Read more »
Image

World-touring mezzo-soprano returns to sing in Newton
By Laurie Gordon
— Mezzo-soprano and Stillwater native, Katie Hoyer, will be returning to Sussex County to perform in...

Read more »
Image

Science march has political edge
By Meghan Byers
— Hundreds of activists from all over New Jersey, including NJ 11th for Change, arrived in Trenton this past...

Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Local News
Ninja Warrior gym coming to Newton
  • Apr 18, 2018
Local News
Science march has political edge
  • Apr 18, 2018
Local News
Education foundation holds golf outing
  • Apr 17, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Andover, NJ