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First Church Reading Room – 1309 Guadalupe 78701

WELCOME TO
The Reading Room –
A Spiritual Resource Center
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Temporarily to our Church at
1309 Guadalupe 78701 – 512-472-8109

Parking is available along the back wall of the church.

Our hours are:

Monday – Friday 10 am – 2 pm
Sunday 12:00 – 12:30 pm

COME VISIT US!

Our Christian Science Reading Room is a place for everyone
to pursue study and spiritual inspiration.  We offer Bibles, concordances, and reference materials as well as various publications from the Christian Science Publishing Society
for purchase or study.

See below for the recent webinar walk-thru replays to learn more about the new Concord and the revamped JSH-Online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


SALES

Credit Card Use
You can use your credit card to make a Reading Room purchase.  Our Librarian can run your card on Paypal.

STUDY

Bound Volumes – First Church Sunday School is providing a temporary home for our bound volumes of periodicals while in the church.  The Journals and Sentinels are in bookcases readily accessible in the classroom where you can sit and read.

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REFERENCE AREA

Located in the Board Room

 

 

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JSH-Online update:

Here is the link for Part 1 of a walk-thru introduction to the new set up of JSH-Online:
Here is the link for Part 2 of the JSH-Online walk-thru.


NEW CONCORD!

Here are links of #1 & #2 walk-thru introductions of the New Concord:

Continue reading First Church Reading Room – 1309 Guadalupe 78701

JSH-Online – A whole new way of sharing Christian Science religious magazines

The Christian Science Journal, Sentinel, and Herald Online — The Christian Science Publishing Society presents a whole new way of studying, searching, sharing, and subscribing to the Christian Science religious magazines—and all on one, easy-to-use website called JSH-Online.com!

Here is the link for Part 1 of a walk-thru introduction to the new set up of JSH-Online:
Here is the link for Part 2 of the JSH-Online walk-thru.

National Annual Event in Los Angeles, CA – Aug. 30-Sept. 2

TEENS and ADULTS – join us for a fun-filled and inspiring weekend exploring the city of Los Angeles and the entertainment industry! We’ll stay at UCLA, have beach time, walk the Hollywood Walk of Fame, tour WB Studio and explore Christian Science. Adults will visit the Griffith Observatory and Walt Disney Concert Hall. Teens will participate in workshops from industry professionals and end the weekend with a pool party.

Discovery Bound Teen News

NLC Memories
Do you remember your class trips? See those photos and more on SmugMug. Each year, classes add to this treasure trove. FIND YOUR CLASS ALBUM

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Compass Registration is Open!
It’s time to register for next year’s Compass group! Teens entering 10th-12th grades are eligible for this one-year program. LEARN MORE

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Compass Informational Webinar
Teens and parents, do you want to learn more about the Compass program? Join us online next Tuesday for a live Q&A session with DB staff. WEBINAR DETAILS

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National Annual Event in Los Angeles, CA
Teens, sign up today for this amazing entertainment weekend. There is reg and travel financial aid available – don’t let money stop you from being a part of this event. REGISTER NOW

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Chapter Worker and Ambassador Webinar

Meet other volunteers in the field, share past activities and best practices and hear updates on DiscoveryBound Outreach, NLC and Compass. Join us April 18 at 6pm MT or 8pm MT.

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National Annual Event in Los Angeles, CA

Explore Los Angeles with other CS adults and their friends! At UCLA, adults will be housed in deluxe 2-person air-conditioned dorm rooms with private baths. Check out our website for details.

LEARN MORE AND REGISTER

Compass Informational Webinar

Adults, do you want to learn more about the Compass program for 10th, 11th and 12th graders? Join us online next Tuesday, April 16 for a live Q&A session with DB staff.

WEBINAR DETAILS

Maine Adventure Trip for Adults

Explore breathtaking landscapes while rafting the Kennebec River, hike to the stunning Moxie Falls, experience kayaking and stand up paddle boards, enjoy wilderness camping under the stars and more. July 20-24, 2019 – Save the date!

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20s/30s Texas Retreat
May 24-27

Take a private tour of NASA, explore Space Center Houston with friends and get inspired while staying near the beach in Galveston, Texas.

REGISTER NOW

20s/30s Arches Getaway – Moab, UT
October 3-7

Save the date for this awesome extended weekend of hiking and majestic photo ops with friends in Arches National Park, Moab, Utah.

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20s/30s Tough Mudder Race

Check out photos and videos from the awesome Tough Mudder race and activities last weekend! SEE THE PHOTOS

20s/30s International Trip
Iceland wins for 2020!

Thank you to all who filled out our survey on the “DB 20s/30s” Facebook group. Planning is underway for an awesome Icelandic adventure in 2020. STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS

NLC Mentors

Essential to the Program

Volunteering to support a Christian Science teen as a National Leadership Council mentor is a true example of servant leadership. Take a look at the timeline overview of how mentors support their mentees.

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