2017 Scheduled Events and Nurses’ Training Dates

Peace Haven Events

Community Hymn Sings the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm at Peace Haven. Upcoming dates:   October 17 / November 21 / December 19

October 7 Medicare and Christian Scientists – Guest Speaker: Leslie Connery, Government Relations Counsel, Committee on Publication.  Leslie brings significant experience addressing Medicare issues generally and Medicare for Christian Scientists specifically.  This is an informative talk answering the questions: What do I need to know? What are my choices? What does it cover?  To be held at Peace Haven starting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.

October 28, Comfort’s Art – one-day free seminar exploring the spiritual basis of Christian Science nursing and its practical application and role in supporting Christian Science healing. All branch church members are invited to participate. To be held at Peace Haven from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm / lunch provided. (See our Home page for more details.)

November 11, 2017 / Peace Haven’s Annual Meeting. Our keynote speaker, Evan A. Bryant, CS will talk on, Christian Science Healing & The New Jerusalem, to be held at First Church of Christ, Scientist, Town and Country from 3:00 – 4:30 pm.

For more information or questions about activities, please call Peace Haven at 314-965-3833.

Nurses’ Training Dates

Peace Haven Offering Christian Science Nursing Arts Training The Christian Science Nursing Arts (“CSNA”) Training Program supports dedicated members of The Mother Church who are preparing to represent themselves as a Christian Science nurse.  The training addresses preparation for, and securing a practice in, this spiritual ministry that meets the standard and requirements of the Manual of The Mother Church By-law, “Christian Science Nurse.”  (See Manual, Art. VIII, Sect. 31.)  The art of Christian Science nursing is taught in the classroom and supported in practice with mentored instruction in this holy work.  Peace Haven offers this training in partnership with the Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.

CSNA I: Introductory Christian Science Nursing Arts

October 3 – 27, 2017

  • Classroom session: Four weeks
  • Mentored portion of the course: Six weeks
  • Location: Peace Haven Association

CSNA II: Basic Christian Science Nursing Arts

February 6 – March 9, 2018

  • Classroom session: Five weeks
  • Mentored portion of the course: 7-8 months
  • Location: Peace Haven Association


For tuition and other information, or to request an application, please contact: Penny Swank, Director of Christian Science Nurses Training , Peace Haven Association, 12630 Rott Road, St. Louis, MO 63127,  phone: 314-965-3833  fax: 314-965-5260 e-mail: