Volunteering at the BA

Volunteer Opportunities

“. . . where heart meets heart reciprocally blest . . . .”
(Mis 207)

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You are warmly invited to express your love, your support of the Christian Science healing ministry, and your talents by volunteering at the BA. Some of the ways volunteers contribute include:

Reading to patients:

  • At our weekly informal Sunday afternoon and Thursday evening services
  • In late-morning small gatherings to hear the Bible Lesson
  • One-on-one sharing of the Bible, Mrs. Eddy’s writings, and other authorized Christian Science literature

Singing and playing music:

  • As a soloist or pianist for our weekly informal Sunday afternoon and Thursday evening services
  • At a hymn sing
  • For group sing-a-alongs or concerts

Sharing a talent or interest with residents or patients:

  • Teaching art, a movement class, etc.
  • Sharing a hobby, such as birding, photography, travel, crafts, etc.
  • Giving a talk
  • Reading and discussing a book
  • Discussing The Christian Science Monitor
  • Reviewing movies
  • Working in the BA’s extensive gardens and grounds
  • Helping with painting and building projects
  • Providing office/copy/typing support

Tree-Planting-195x145For more information, please contact the BA’s Volunteer Coordinator at 617-734-5600 or volunteer@chbenevolent.org