Here is a list of events over the coming six months in our local community concerning Christian Science, apart from our regular Sunday services, Wednesday meetings, and Reading Room hours. For recurring events, only the next event is listed, along with a brief statement about the frequency of occurrence.
October 28. 11:00 Bible Study Group
The group is reading the Bible from beginning to end, one Bible book per month, with meetings held on the fourth Saturday of each month at 11 a.m. In October we will discuss the book of Isaiah, chapters 1 to 39. The meeting is held in our Reading Room at 610 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge. You are welcome to attend the meeting in person, or by telephone or Skype.
This is a recurring event: 4th Saturday
November 4. 9:00 Our Bible Lessons: Understanding them, and reading them expressively and effectively: all-day seminar in Santa Monica *
Facilitated by Don Feldheim, long-time host of The Mother Church radio and TV Bible Lesson programs, this seminar promises to benefit any student of God's Word by offering practical tools for working with the Bible Lessons.
The seminar is on Saturday, November 4, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 505 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica.
Open to any student of Christian Science, including readers, senior Sunday School students, and regular church attendees.
Registration required by October 20, 2017, 310-395-6023 or 310-395-1411, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Cost $25 including box lunch.
Further info: Click here to download a flier.
November 9. 7:30 Experiencing heaven Now — a talk in Northridge *
The speaker: Mary Bothwell, CSB
When: Thursday, November 9, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 41st Church of Christ, Scientiat, 9710 White Oak Ave, Northridge
More info: email@example.com or 818 349 4463. Click here for a flier.
November 11. 11:00 Bible Lesson Discussion Group
The group usually meets on the second Saturday of each month, spending an hour exchanging insights about the current weekly Bible Lesson. The group meets in our Reading Room at 610 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge. You can attend in person, or by telephone or Skype. Anyone interested is welcome.
This is a recurring event: 2nd Saturday
November 19. 1:30-3:00 L.A. Downtown Reading Room: Annual Meeting *
Annual meeting of the Jointly Maintained Christian Science Reading Room of Greater Los Angeles
November 19, 2016, 1:30 — 3:00 p.m.
Guest speaker: Keitha Walker C.S.
The Reading Room is in the Westin Bonaventure Hotel
404 S. Figueroa St., Cnr 5th St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
RSVP 213-928-0920 or jointlymaintained firstname.lastname@example.org
Click here for a flier.
Click here for a map and directions.
November 23. 10:00 Thanksgiving Service
Bring your family to our special church service on Thanksgiving Day at 10 a.m., where an abbreviated Bible lesson is read, followed by time for members of the congregation to give testimonies of gratitude appropriate for the occasion. You can also attend this meeting on the telephone or Skype.
This is a recurring event: 4th Thursday, in Nov
Daily Monday through Friday: Your Daily Lift on christianscience.com
A daily audio series called Your Daily Lift can be found on the web site christianscience.com. It runs Monday through Friday every week, and consists of short two-minute inspirational messages. You can listen to it or register for free to have it emailed to you each day. You can find it at christianscience.com by clicking on Church, then Lectures, then Daily Lift. You can also listen to it by calling 617-450-3430.
On-line Wednesday testimony meeting from Boston
Join the on-line congregation of The Mother Church live each Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12 noon Pacific Time for hymns and readings specially complied for the day, plus testimonies submitted by listeners. A replay of the meeting will be available any time between 1 p.m. Wednesday and 12 noon Thursday (Pacific Times). To learn how to access this meeting by computer or telephone, and how to submit testimonies for the on-line meeting, please see the Wednesday Online Testimony Meeting Broadcast web page.
Weekly: Christian Science Sentinel Radio Edition
This weekly radio program is broadcast around the world, and also released monthly on CD. It features insightful interviews and inspiring discussions on how God's laws apply to current events and individual challenges. See the Sentinel Radio Edition web page for details. In our area, listen on Sunday mornings at 9:00 a.m. on KVTA 1520 AM (Ventura). Also, multiple radio stations around the country broadcast their programs live over the internet. Here is a small selection at various times that are easy to access:
|Time on Sunday||Locality||Station||Web address|
|7:30 a.m. P.S.T.||Sacramento||KSTE||www.kste.com|
|7:30 a.m. P.S.T.||Vancouver, BC||CISL||www.cisl650.com|
|8:00 a.m. P.S.T.||Bakersfield||KERN||www.kernradio.com|
|9:00 a.m. P.S.T.||Ventura||KVTA||www.kvta.com|
Weekly Bible Lesson, listen 24 hours on telephone 323 543-8600
The Christian Science Joint Media Committee of Southern California hosts a 24-hour Bible Lesson telephone line (323 543 8600) offering an introduction to the weekly Lesson, and the ability to select each of the individual sections in the Lesson.
Wednesday noon testimony meeting at 13th Church, Los Angeles
You and your friends are invited to a weekly Wednesday 12 noon testimony meeting at 13th Church Los Angeles Christian Science Reading Room, 4747 Hollywood Blvd. Bring your lunch, participate and leave refreshed.
Does your schedule sometimes keep you from attending a Sunday morning service? The members of 36th Church, Los Angeles (Studio City), warmly invite you to their Sunday evening service, the only such service in the L.A. area, which begins at 7:30 p.m. The church is at 4032 Whitsell Avenue, one block north of Ventura Blvd. Also, 4th Church, Long Beach, invites you to their Regular Sunday 5 p.m. Service. Their church is at 3629 Atlantic Avenue.
Spanish Sunday services, monthly at 3rd Church, Los Angeles (Downtown), and Second Church, Whittier
The Third Church of Christ, Scientist (Los Angeles) Spanish service is held on the first Sunday of every month at 1 p.m. The address is 730 South Hope Street, in Downtown Los Angeles, one-half block from the 7th Street Metro station. Tel. 213-622-3639.
The Second Church of Christ, Scientist (Whittier) Spanish service is held on the third Sunday of every month at 1 p.m. The address is 8705 Catalina Ave. (at Catalina & Whittier Blvd.)
Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Spanish-English at 3rd Church, L.A. (Downtown)
For those who would like to share Christian Science with Spanish-speaking friends or acquaintances, Third Church in Downtown Los Angeles holds a bilingual Spanish-English testimony meeting every Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to this meeting.