The Christian Science Monitor — covering the news

On June 9, Linda Feldmann, Washington Bureau Chief for The Christian Science Monitor, presented an informal talk about her work as news reporter in the nation’s Capital. She shared the challenges and rewards of the news team that works hard to maintain objectivity while fulfilling the Monitor’s mission “to injure no man, but to bless all … [Read more…]

Celebrate Adams-Morgan Day, September 9

Celebrating its 40th year, Adams Morgan Day is a family-friendly celebration with music, art, and activities for all ages. Stop by the tables in front of our Reading Room while you enjoy the neighborhood. Pick up a free copy of The Christian Science Monitor and inspiring articles. Learn a little about the healing power of … [Read more…]

The Christian Science Monitor covering today’s news

A special event will occur on Saturday, June 9, from 1-2 p.m. at the Christian Science Reading Room in Adams Morgan. Linda Feldmann, Washington Bureau Chief of The Christian Science Monitor, will talk about what it’s like to cover the Trump White House, fly on Air Force One, host the Monitor Breakfast, and most important, … [Read more…]

Don’t accept discrimination | No acepte la discriminación

The Christian Science Reading Room in Adams Morgan invites you and the community to come and listen to a broadcast of the El Heraldo Radio Program in Spanish titled “No acepte la discriminación”  (“Don’t accept discrimination”), on Tuesday, March 13 at 1:00 p.m. Afterwards there will be an informal discussion of the program. Please invite … [Read more…]

“Tu potencial ilimitado” / “Your unlimited potential”

The Christian Science Reading Room in Adams Morgan invites you and the community to come and listen to a broadcast of the El Heraldo Radio Program in Spanish titled “Tu potencial ilimitado” (“Your unlimited potential”), on Wednesday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. Afterwards there will be an informal discussion of the program. Please invite your … [Read more…]

Thanksgiving Service [in Spanish] — Servicio Religioso de Acción de Gracias

The Hispanic Community is invited to a Thanksgiving Service in Spanish on Sunday, November 19th at 1:30 p.m. in the Christian Science Reading Room in Adams Morgan. The Service will include hymn singing, readings from the Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, and testimonies and expressions of … [Read more…]

See you at Adams Morgan Day!

Take time on Sunday afternoon, September 10, from 12 noon to 6 PM, to visit the many sidewalk vendor displays along 18th Street NW at Columbia Road. This now-traditional, annual DC event celebrates the great diversity of local merchants and artists. Stop by the Reading Room table to pick up free magazine samples in English … [Read more…]

Because Life Is Pretty Amazing!

It is. It really, really, is. Come and celebrate with us! Hear a story, tell a story, read a story, buy a book, or magazine for yourself or someone in need. Eat, drink, and be amazingly merry with us during afternoons and evenings of pure spiritual celebration. Save 15% on every purchase, too! We’ve got … [Read more…]

“Love Never Fails” Concert with Avery Joseph and Robert Kraig

It was standing room only at the new Adams Morgan Jointly Maintained Reading Room Saturday, March 11, when the audience left walking on air from a concert of inspiring songs, and readings, organized by the JMRR’s new Librarian Caroline Brewer. Long-time Christian Science church soloist, teacher, and mentor Avery Joseph led the singing, along with … [Read more…]

Hear Soloist Avery Joseph Sing and Soar

The Jointly Maintained Reading Room in Adams Morgan DC is proud to announce that we are hosting longtime Christian Science church soloist Avery Joseph for a one-hour concert, featuring Christian Science hymns and well-known spirituals. Join us at the JMRR in Adams Morgan for a soul-soaring experience with our dear friend Avery Joseph, Saturday, March … [Read more…]

Soul-Stirred Bible Stories  for Adults (children are welcome too!)

With Singer/Storyteller Karen Wilson-Ama’echefu A life-long Christian Scientist, as well as a historian, singer and international storyteller, Karen will take us on a one-hour journey through some of the Bible’s most powerful stories. She’ll inspire us through song, laughter, and spiritual insight. Just as Jesus told parables to throngs of people that included women, men, … [Read more…]

God has done a new thing

Soul-Stirred Bible Stories With Singer/Storyteller Karen Wilson-Ama’echefu! A life-long Christian Scientist, Karen began a 30-year, international career telling Bible stories to her students in Christian Science Sunday School. Join us at the Jointly Maintained Reading Room in Adams Morgan this coming Saturday, February 11 at 4 p.m. for one hour of the Bible’s beautiful stories … [Read more…]

Events and Activities at the Reading Room

Visitors are always welcome to read and listen to online presentations on www.ChristianScience.com. Offerings include the following audio presentations on current issues and challenges. Occasionally, these programs are offered at a special time when visitors are invited to stop by. Online computers are always available for reading or listening to weekly and monthly podcasts <http://jsh.christianscience.com/jsh-audio> lectures … [Read more…]