God’s Great Gift

Hi everyone A Christmas note from Mrs Eddy Observed by material sense, Christmas commemorates the birth of a human, material, mortal babe — a babe born in a manger amidst the flocks and herds of a Jewish village. This homely origin of the babe Jesus falls...[Read More]

Christmas – a final word

Dear everyone A post-Christmas thought for you from Mrs Eddy... Beloved brethren, another Christmas has come and gone. Has it enabled us to know more of the healing Christ that saves from sickness and sin? Are we still searching diligently to find where the young...[Read More]

Christmas Presence

Our theme for the Reading Room Christmas decorations this year is Christmas Presence. Designed to turn thought from  the material focus on presents at Christmas, it was designed to direct thought to the ever presence of the Christ in our lives, and our role as...[Read More]

Join us for Thanksgiving!

Come and join us on Sunday 27th November 2022 at 1pm for our thanksgiving Service. We will be having a shared lunch starting at around 11.45am after our morning service.  If you would like to share lunch with us,  come along with your gratitude , and please bring...[Read More]

Bundles of Sentinels and Monitors CLEARANCE!

Do you subscribe to paper copies of the Sentinel or Monitor? If you do, then you will know how special the articles in them are.  We have bundled some old copies at a special price so that you can either buy them for yourself and binge read in the Christmas break -...[Read More]

Reading Room Resources

Would you like to dive deeper into your own understanding of Christian Science?  Find it difficult or distracting at home? Don't have the resources you need? Well then - make some time and come into the Reading Room.  We are open 9 to 5 Monday to Friday at 50 Pirie...[Read More]

Reading Room Book Club

Hi everyone! The Reading Room book club is currently reading "Mary Baker Eddy - The Years of Discovery" by Robert Peel.  We are nearly finished and soon will be moving on to the second book in this trilogy "The Years of Trial". Over the last two years, we have...[Read More]

Do You Ever Wonder if Mrs Eddy said or wrote something that is attributed to her?

We know that all the works attributed to Mrs Eddy published by the Christian Science Publishing Society are authenticated.  Have you come across any writings outside of the CSPS published works which are attributed to Mrs Eddy, but you are not sure and want to check...[Read More]

People Making a Difference! Podcast from Christian Science Monitor.

The Christian Science Monitor has just completed an 8 episode podcast about people who are, step by step making a better world.  What inspiration from everyday people impelled to meet a need in the world. "In a world of problems, this eight-episode podcast talks to...[Read More]

Thanksgiving Service – THIS SUNDAY – 14th November 2021 – 1pm

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Adelaide, invite everyone to our annual Thanksgiving Service. We will have a shared lunch starting around midday - bring a plate to share - tea and coffee provided. WHEN.......Sunday 14th November TIME.........1.00pm WHERE.....WEA...[Read More]

Social Media Presence

Our Reading Room page on Facebook is attracting some engagement - here is a photo of our most recent post.  Please feel free to follow us on Facebook!  We regularly share Christian Science Monitor articles, Sentinel articles and posts of hope such as this quote...[Read More]

Reading Room News… November

The Christian Science Reading Room in Adelaide carries all products available for sale through the Christian Science Publishing Society. The New Revised Standard Version - This translation continues in the tradition of the King James Bible. As described in the...[Read More]

Reading Room News…

The Christian Science Reading Room in Adelaide carries all products available for sale through the Christian Science Publishing Society.  Just this week we have received stock of a new Parallel Bible. The Complete Evangelical Parallel Bible  has 4 side by side...[Read More]

Church Officers 2021/22

With our annual elections just completed and Board appointments made, the following members were elected to office in the church for the 2021/22 year: FIRST READER: Paul Rayner SECOND READER: Jeanette Tooley PRESIDENT: Peter Calder BOARD...[Read More]

The Census – what you might need to know.

The 2021 Census will be held on Tuesday 10th August. The following is part of a letter from Ariane Newton, our Christian Science Committee on Publication. This guidance from our Church Manual may be of interest to Christian Scientists when completing the Census...[Read More]