Gift Annuitants Share Their Story

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“When I started planning for retirement, I looked for avenues that could bless our Christian Science movement. With prayer, the thought came of the potential in a charitable gift annuity with Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association. This has been one of the best fiscal decisions I ever could have made. I now have a reliable source of income every three months proving ‘that whatever blesses one blesses all, as Jesus showed with the loaves and the fishes….’” (Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, by Mary Baker Eddy, p. 206)
-From a Gift Annuitant

“When I was in college, I fell on my arm while playing basketball and became unconscious. My home was a distance away so a friend called the BA for help. As the Christian Science nurse tucked me into bed, it was like being at home. Love opened its arms and took me in—I was filled with love and felt no sense of pain. My family arrived later that day and took me home. Within a few months, I had complete use of my arm. My way of expanding this circle of love is to establish gift annuities with the BA.”
-From a Gift Annuitant