Christian Science Nursing Arts Training

Peace Haven Offers Christian Science Nursing Arts Training and one-day Comfort’s Art seminars

Comfort’s Art Seminars

Peace Haven is pleased to offer – “Comfort’s Art” – one-day seminars exploring the spiritual basis of Christian Science nursing and its practical application and role in supporting Christian Science healing. These free seminars are interactive, informative, and fun! All branch church members are invited to participate. The workshops will be held at Peace Haven from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm / lunch provided. Workshop dates for 2017:

  • September 9
  • October 28


Christian Science Nurses Arts Training Schedule

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

(Please contact Penny Swank (see below) for the next scheduled CSNA I class start date.)

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


Christian Science Nursing Arts Focus Class: Mother and Infant Care

July 24 – 28, 2017

  • A five-day course for Christian Science nurses


CSNA II: Basic Christian Science Nursing Arts

September 12 – October, 2017

  • 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 and External Services
Peace Haven Association
12630 Rott Road
St. Louis, MO 63127
phone: 314-965-3833
fax: 314-965-5260