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Serve the Cause of Christian Science in the ministry of Christian Science nursing

CSNA class in session for post
If you have a deep desire to help others in a spiritually fulfilling ministry, then Christian Science nursing may be your calling. Ministering to one another in Christian Science nursing requires a deep understanding and devoti...


Podcast interview with Christian Science nurse Michelle Ponder

Recently Steve Carlson sat down with Michelle Ponder to talk about her current experience as a participant in the BA's Christian Science Nurses Training School. Michelle is devoted to and inspired by this holy ministry, and loves


Podcast: “Witnessing the presence of Love…” an interview with Nathanael Kenworthy

Nathanael Kenworthy
Steve Carlson recently talked with Nathanael Kenworthy, a participant in the BA’s Christian Science Nurses Training School. Click the play button below to hear Nathanael share his honest perspective on the BA's Christian Science


Meet our Christian Science nurses and learn about this spiritual ministry

BA Graduation Class 2019

Please join us Saturday, December 7, 2019 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Christian Science Nursing Building

Join us and learn more about this wonderful ministry, its place in the mission of our Church, and its wide embrace of mankind. ...


Support the BA and the loving refuge it provides

Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday — a day of global giving. We hope you will join with others across the world and give a gift to the Benevolent Association today. Please help meet an immediate need for operating funds that support the BA’s Chris...


Thanksgiving Buffet

Thanksgiving Bunch
This year we’re inviting our community to a traditional Thanksgiving dinner following the Thanksgiving church service.  It will be a wonderful meal with family, friends, and fellow church members. Please join us.  



Special Rest & Study discount for military service personnel

Military Discount offer
The BA has provided a refuge for healing for many during its 100-year history—including military service personnel. In the spirit of historical offers for active military service members, the BA is giving a 50% discount on Rest &...


Podcast: A Christian Science nurse finds the foundation and support she’s looking for

Linda Fulkerson
In a 2017 interview, Lynda Fulkerson shared her thoughts and impressions of the Christian Science Nursing Arts Training School at the BA. She talks about how she was called to this holy ministry, and how the many resources of the ...



Giving Tuesday
Celebrate by giving to our Annual Appeal GivingTuesday is a day of global giving celebrated this year on December 3.  We hope you will join with countless of others across the world and give a gift to the Benevolent Associatio...


Healing through the decades

CSN reading to patient
One hundred years ago the Benevolent Association opened its doors to Christian Scientists from around the world. The BA continues to be a refuge, fulfilling its healing purpose. In honor of its wonderful record, we've been sharing...