Monthly Archives: December 2011

Yule Log Tradition Continues

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We were delighted with the turnout at last Friday’s Yule Log Tea! It was such a joyful hour filled with friendship, laughter…and cake! Our festivities began with a meet and greet, in which friends were able to connect with each other, some for the first time in a year or more. All watched...

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Gift annuity rates drop January 1st

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Effective January 1, 2012, payout rates for charitable gift annuities will decrease.

If you are considering setting up a gift annuity with the BA, you can receive higher payments if you make your gift this year.

For the rate applicable to you, please contact Janee Shaw at 800-662-9937 or jshaw@chb

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Holiday Movies –The BA’s Top 10 Picks

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If you’re looking for a great holiday movie, consider this list of the BA’s top ten favorites. We have strong standards for the movies we show here, so we review options from a variety of film categories carefully, and ask questions such as:
  • Does the movie support the BA’s healing atmosphe
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How an inspiring message brought a sense of peace to Bosnia

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Janet Horton, a former Christian Science Military Chaplain, shares inspiring examples of how reliance on prayer brought peace to potentially hostile situations... In this audio clip hear how Janet, during a time of intense hatred and fear in Bosnia, presented top military officials with an idea f...

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Why every Christian Scientist should have a health care proxy

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I post so often on the topic of health care proxies I’m probably beginning to sound like a broken record. But I know that there are still many Christian Scientists who do not know the importance of executing a proxy, or just haven’t had the time to do it. So this is my end-of-the-year appeal to ...

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Eggnog Crème Brûlée

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Perfect for the holidays -- try this tasty dessert recipe from Chef Mark –you’ll love the aroma even before it comes out of the oven.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups whipping cream
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 8 large egg yolks
  • 1 Tablespoon of vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • Large pinch of salt
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Interview with the Director of Christian Science Nursing at the BA — Part 2

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Recently, Paul Woodsum sat down with Kathy Glover, Director of Christian Science Nursing at the BA, to find out more about Christian Science nursing activities at the BA. Kathy is a Journal-listed Christian Science nurse, has served as a soloist in branch churches, and you can hear her perform on th...

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