Christian Science Nursing Courses

Christian Science Nursing Courses

Managing Your Ministry: A Webinar for Christian Science Nurses

This webinar is a discussion of some of the foundational aspects of representing yourself individually as a Christian Science nurse. The webinar recording is available upon request. Please email us and we’ll be happy to send you the link.





Recording available upon request.
 


“Christian Science Nurse”: A Manual By-Law for Every Member

This workshop explores the foundational ideas and qualities that find expression in Christian Science nursing, based on the Manual By-Law, “Christian Science Nurse” (Article VIII Sec. 31). We are happy to provide online complimentary workshops in full- or half-day formats at branch churches and societies.

Our next workshop is in October and we will be posting information about it in August. Please consider gathering a group from your branch church or area branch churches for your own online workshop. Then click the "Apply Today" button to contact us and we'll work with you on a date that will be a good fit for your group.



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Christian Science Nursing Assistant Class

This class prepares members to be Christian Science Nursing Assistants, serving as religious ministers at Tenacre. The Christian Science Nursing Assistant role doesn’t require direct oversight of our Church friends (patients), but it forwards the ease and facilitation of Christian Science nursing. *

The class begins with the Christian Science Nursing Assistants participating in the "Christian Science Nurse": A Manual By-Law for Every Member workshop.

Please call (609) 279-2328 or email Christine Hein with questions or for an application. You are also welcome to read more about this opportunity.



May 21

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June 4, 2021

Tenacre - Princeton, NJ



October 8

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October 22, 2021

Tenacre - Princeton, NJ


Ministry of Christian Science Nursing 1

This course provides a solid foundation of spiritual concepts and practices related to Christian Science nursing that support a healing ministry. Ethics (including Bible study), communication, personal care, and much more are studied and put into practice in the context of ministering in the home as well as in a facility setting.

Classes on some of the topics in these courses are available via Zoom. To apply to join some or all of those classes, please complete and submit the appropriate application form.


March 1

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June 25, 2021

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ


March 14

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July 1, 2022

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ



Online Via Zoom – Any course
 

Ministry of Christian Science Nursing 2

This course builds on the foundation established in the MCSN-1 course. It further develops those topics, with the addition of ideas and practices related to ministering to those with special needs and abilities, and those in bed. A two-week field education experience is also included.

Classes on some of the topics in these courses are available via Zoom. To apply to join some or all of those classes, please complete and submit the appropriate application form.


September 13, 2021

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January 21, 2022

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ



Online Via Zoom – Any course
 

Ministry of Christian Science Nursing 3

This course provides opportunities to deepen and refine your Christian Science nursing ministry and introduces a practical, healing approach to cleansing and covering and ministering to children. Instruction and mentoring in the home, at camp, and in facility settings are included.

Classes on some of the topics in these courses are available via Zoom. To apply to join some or all of those classes, please complete and submit the appropriate application form.


April 26

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August 20, 2021

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ


May 23

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September 9, 2022

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ



Online Via Zoom – Any course
 

Ministry of Christian Science Nursing 4

In this course we explore a practical, metaphysical approach to leadership roles, such as supervising, mentoring, and instructing. Mother and infant care is included, and is also offered to those interested just in this topic.

Classes on some of the topics in these courses are available via Zoom. To apply to join some or all of those classes, please complete and submit the appropriate application form.


August 30

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December 3, 2021

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ


September 12

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December 9, 2022

Tenacre – Princeton, NJ



Online Via Zoom – Any course
 

Nurturing Mothers and Families

This one-week class for Christian Science nurses will give insights into supporting a mother and her family throughout pregnancy, labor, and beyond. You will study and learn about babies and birth in their spiritual light, and the practical application of spiritual ideas in providing loving, supportive, and proper care for the entire family.


Postponed. Dates to be determined.


Christian Science Nurse. Sect. 31 — A member of The Mother Church who represents himself or herself as a Christian Science nurse shall be one who has a demonstrable knowledge of Christian Science practice, who thoroughly understands the practical wisdom necessary in a sick room, and who can take proper care of the sick. The cards of such persons may be inserted in The Christian Science Journal under rules established by the publishers.

— Church Manual, p. 49