First Church of Christ, Scientist
La Cañada Flintridge

600 Foothill Boulevard, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Mail: P.O. Box 741, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91012


Events on specific dates

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.

February 22. 7:30 A talk in La Cañada — The law of harmony and Christian Science healing

The speaker: Josh Niles, member of The Christian Science Board of Lectureship
Where: First Church of Christ, Scientist, 600 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge, CA
MoOre information: 818 790.3493. Click here for a flier.

February 24. 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. 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

February 25. 2:00 Annual Meeting of L.A. County Institutional Committee *

The Annual Meeting of the Committee on Christian Science Work in Los Angeles County Institutions features a talk, “Come and see the works of God,” by Marjorie Dagnall, C.S., a Christian Science Practitioner. You'll also hear fruitage from chaplains on their work in the County jails and camps.
Date and time: Sunday, February 25, 2018, at 2 p.m.
Where: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Glendale (1320 N. Brand Blvd, CA 912020)
More info: 323-664-4910, email to cs_la_ci@yahoo.com, web site prayerthatheals.org/institutions
Click here for a flier.

February 25. 2:00 Health is a spiritual reality — a talk in Whittier *

You are invited to attend a free Christian Science lecture by Heloisa Gelber Rivas titled Health is a spiritual reality. It will be given at Second Church of Christ, Scientist, Whittier (8705 Catalina Ave, Whittier, CA 90605). This talk will be in both English and Spanish:
English – 2:00 p.m.
Spanish: 3:30 p.m.
More info: 562.693.9116, or visit www.prayerthatheals.org.
Click here for a flier in English.
Click here for a flier in Spanish.

March 4. 2:00 Time not a factor in your life — a talk in Palos Verdes *

All are invited to this public lecture:
The title: Time is not a factor in your life
The speaker: David Hohle, pracititioner and teacher of Christian Science
When: Sunday, March 4, 2018, 2 p.m.
Where: First Church of Christ, Scientist, 4010 Palos Verdes Drive North, PAlos V erdes estates, CA 90274
More info: 310.375.7914  Email cschurchpvp@gmail.com
Click here for a flier.
Sponsored by: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Palos verdes Peninsula

March 10. 11:00 Bible Lesson Discussion Group

The group meets on the second Saturday of each month, spending an hour exchanging insights about the current weekly Bible Lesson. This meeting is 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

March 18. 2:00 L.A. Downtown reading room open house and walking tour *

The Jointly Maintained Christian Science Reading Room has an Open House with a walking tour of downtown Los Angeles on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at 2 p.m. The walking tour will be led by Bruce Hale, who worked in the area over many years and has seen many changes during this time. He has led urban walks in Los Angeles for the Sierra Club. This walk covers the Financial District and Bunker Hill area, which surround the Reading Room. The walk will take about 2 hours. Children are welcome.

Please RSVP to 213-928-0920 or jointlymaintainedcsrrla@gmail.com. Click here for a flier, and here for a map with transportation information.

* = Event sponsored by a Christian Science church or affiliate other than our branch church.

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Other activities/resources

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 SundayLocalityStationWeb 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.

Sunday evening, 7:30 p.m., at 36th Church (Studio City), and Sunday afternoon, 5 p.m., at 4th Church, Long Beach

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.

For events throughout Southern California:

See PrayerThatHeals.com

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