The Reading Room –
A Spiritual Resource Center
102 Trinity 78701 – 512-472-8109
Monday – Friday 10 am – 2 pm
2nd Tuesdays 7 – 9 pm
In the church lobby on Sundays 12:00 – 1:00 pm
The Reading Room will be
closed during SXSW – March 10 – 17
Our Christian Science Reading Room is a place for everyone to pursue study and spiritual inspiration. We offer Bibles, concordances, and reference materials as well as various publications from the Christian Science Publishing Society for purchase or study.
During SXSW – March 10 – 17 the Reading Room will be closed.
If there is an item you would like to purchase during that time, you are welcome to contact the librarian, Sheri Deibert at 512-542-4636 prior to that week to arrange purchasing it on Sunday at First Church -1309 Guadalupe 78701.
News about our Bound Volumes – First Church Sunday School is providing a temporary home for our bound volumes of periodicals while in the church. The Journals and Sentinels are in bookcases readily accessible in the classroom where you can sit and read during regular church hours. Lots of gratitude to the volunteers that made this possible!
NEW! Want to use your credit card to make a Reading Room item purchase at church on Sunday? Now you can! Our Librarian, Sheri Deibert, can run your card on Paypal.
JSH Online – Tip: Audio of Science and Health – Listen to a continuous reading of the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, and fill your day with the truth of being. Click on the Science and Health continuous audio player found on the bottom of the Concord Express widget or within the Concord Express homepage to start listening today.
To find Concord Express Homepage, go to jsh.christianscience.com for the JSH-Online homepage and click the “More” button next to the search bar.
What a loving gesture it would be to give a gift of healing messages of truth found in books, audio and music CDs available at the Reading Room. Come by and find that perfect gift for a loved one.
Listen to entire issues of The Christian Science Journal, the Christian Science Sentinel, and most collections with just the click of a button. Look for the “Listen to the full issue” button inside an issue or collection to start your experience. Turn up the volume and try it out today on this week’s issue of the Christian Science Sentinel.
Turn the homepage of your smartphone or tablet into a JSH-Online hub and gain quick access to your subscription pages of JSH-Online homepage, Concord Express, eBibleLesson Express, The Christian Science Journal Directory, and JSH Audio. To do this, go to the landing page of any of these resources, tap your mobile browser’s share icon (Apple iOS) or menu button (Android OS), and then select “Add to homescreen.” Now you’re only a tap away from your favorite content.
Things to do at the Reading Room:
> Study the lesson in marked books.
> Access online resources and reference books for digging deeper
into the Bible and Mary Baker Eddy’s writings.
> Listen to inspiring music CDs.
> Check on currently available books, booklets, periodicals, audio
and music CDs.
Come experience the uplifting atmosphere at the RR!
Our Reading Room FACEBOOK page has changed!
Look for us at Christian Science Reading Room – Austin.
We share spiritual thoughts, photos, quotes, links to spiritual
websites for Bible study, articles from JSHOnline; The Monitor, etc. Share it with your friends!
Is there a topic that you’ve been thinking about and want to explore? The advanced search feature on JSH-Online puts the power of customization at your fingertips. Search for editorials on peace keeping or testimonies of healing since last year. Click the advanced link on the top right of the search bar and start customizing your search today!
If you missed watching The Annual Meeting of The Mother Church or the related weekend events, you’ll be happy to know that the replay of the video webcast of Annual Meeting and the audio and video webcasts of the events are now available.