Divine Love always has met and always will meet every human need.
Welcome to the online home of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Claygate and Esher. We are an active community of spiritual seekers and healers. Please join us at our church/reading room at 45 Hare Lane, Claygate, Surrey or join us online, or email our Clerk. Our services take place at 10:30am on Sundays and 8pm on Wednesdays.
Our church building is temporarily closed but our Sunday services at 10.30am and Wednesday meetings at 8pm will continue online and you are warmly invited to join us to find healing, comfort and guidance.
To access services, please click on ‘Join us online’ and scroll down to Zoom.
You can also listen to recordings on Soundcloud in the same area of this website.
Information about our Sunday School and joining its current online classes can also be found by clicking on the tab ‘Young People’
A recording of last Wednesday's meeting is available on the website until Wednesday evening. The topic for the citations from the Bible and Christian Science textbook was 'Universal Harmony'.
The topic of this week's readings will be 'The Path of Life - The Divine Way'. You are warmly invited to join us online for this weekly meeting in which Christian Scientists tell of the healings they have experienced through their study of Christian Science.
This week's Sunday Service: Each week Christian Scientists study one of twenty six subjects covering the basic teachings of Christian Science. They were provided by Mary Baker Eddy, the discoverer and founder of Christian Science. This week’s lesson subject is, 'Sacrament.'
When the lockdown for Covid-19 was announced in the UK ten weeks ago I wasn’t sure what to expect. However, the novelty of it soon wore off and I began to realise that for the foreseeable future I would not be able to see my family and friends, go to church, go out except for food and exercise or join in the musical and social activities which I enjoy. Worst of all, however, was the label put on me as “vulnerable”....
A member of our church writes:
"In these past months there have been times when I have needed to specifically pray for myself, my family and the world to acknowledge that we are all in a sheltered place, watched over and protected by our Father Mother God. As God’s children we are greatly loved - no one is excluded from this Love. God’s Love is all-inclusive, all encompassing and all protecting."
Click below to see how inspiration came by watching birds in the garden...