First Church of Christ, Scientist

Sharing Christian Science in Laguna Beach, CA

Clergymen, occupying the watchtowers of the world, should uplift the standard of Truth. They should so raise their hearers spiritually, that their listeners will love to grapple with a new, right idea and broaden their concepts.

Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures


Talks on healing


"Christian Science - A clearer view of you"

Lyle Young, Speaker

Enjoy a replay of this lecture sponsored by our church. 

Lyle Young, CSB, is a Christian Science practitioner and teacher from Ottawa, Canada, and a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship. 



The Christian Science Church in Laguna Beach sponsors one or more public lectures each year. To watch replays of other lectures hosted by the Laguna Beach church, see the video links at the bottom of this page.






Online programs


Christian Science Monitor Podcast.   


The pandemic has done a real number on the American workforce. But no demographic has been more affected than women. They’ve lost the most jobs and faced the most burnout.

We invite you to listen to this Monitor podcast hosted and produced by Jessica Mendoza and Samantha Laine Perfas. Visit to learn more.



Monitor webinar replay.  

"A master class in building respect across deep divides."

Two Monitor correspondents share what they've learned from people around the world who are doing the hard work of challenging the narrative of polarization.  May, 2021


Monitor webinar replay.

"Healing Racial Injustice.  How News Can Help Bring us Together."  

In this January 26, 2021 webinar, the Monitor explores journalism’s role in the process of shining a light on issues, while also bringing together those on both sides of a troubled past. Listening to all voices can make room for mutual understanding and progress.

Sentinel Watch Podcasts

Listen to topical discussions and testimonies of healing.


Replays of talks hosted by the Laguna Beach Church


"A new view of God and its effect on well-being"

Speaker, Phillip Hockley

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"What is it that connects prayer with healing?"

Speaker, Mark Swinney

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