Would you like to know God better?

February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 53, p19
Suggests that wanting to feel close to God is natural and to come in contact with someone who is close to God, often makes one feel closer themselves. Offers advice for getting acquainted with God; Christian Science beliefs; Mention of Psalm 23 from the Bible.


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