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Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association, affectionately known as the BA, offers Christian Science nursing services, Christian Science Nurses Training, senior residential living, and Rest & Study for Christian Scientists

[podcast] A couple embraces Christian Science nursing
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In this interview with the BA’s Monty Haas, Kristin and Mark Palkoner describe their individual journeys to the healing ministry.  Mark found Christian Science when he met Kristin ten years ago—and they both have followed Love’s guidance to a deeper appreciation of the qualities of nursing, and a sincere desire to care for others.


Volunteering that makes a difference
 IMG_2430 Volunteers make a vital contribution to the BA and its healing mission.  The following gallery offers a glimpse into the many ways volunteers bless patients, residents and guests—they bring music, joy, and a deep desire to make a difference.


[Recipe] Grilled Shrimp with honey

Now that it’s spring, it’s time to break out your grill and try this delicious recipe from Chef Mark!