First Church of Christ, Scientist - Raleigh NC

Our official name is First Church of Christ, Scientist in Raleigh.  We’re one of four Christian Science churches located throughout the Triangle area.  Our church is at 1400 Hillsborough Street in downtown Raleigh near NC State.  We’ve just celebrated our Centennial Year and are now moving into the 2nd century of offering Christian Science services to the Raleigh and surrounding communities.  Stop on by!

Regular Sunday Service/Sunday School: 10:30 am
Wednesday evening prayer meeting:  7:30 pm
Child care is available at every service

Visit our downtown Reading Room at 201 Fayetteville Street (corner of Hargett and Fayetteville Streets)

Our pastor is amazing! Imagine a pastor that is available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, ever-ready to meet every heart, inform your thought, bring help to your life, and bring healing to all of humanity, everyday. Our pastor is The Bible and the textbook of Christian Science, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy. Science and Health brings a spiritual understanding of the Bible that heals.


The Mother Church
Would you like to learn more about Christian Science? is the official site of The Mother Church, the First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

JSH Web Radio
Listen free to current radio programs about Christian Science healing. Thousands of hours of similar programs and audio editions of the Journal and Sentinel are available with a JSH-Online subscription.  More information here.

Sunday Church Service
Listen live to The Mother Church service each Sunday at 10 am (Eastern Standard Time) or hear a replay any time during the rest of the week. The service lasts one hour and an organ prelude and postlude extend 7–10 minutes before and after the service.

Wednesday Testimony Meeting
Join the global online congregation live at The Mother Church in Boston, MA every Wednesday at 2 pm (Eastern Standard Time). An audio replay is available within thirty minutes after the meeting ends until Friday at 8 am (Eastern Standard Time).

Sunday School Online
No Sunday School near you? The Mother Church would love to have you! Sunday School online gives you a place where you can discuss and learn from other spiritual thinkers your age.  In class you will learn to apply spiritual truths to your own daily experiences, and dive deeper into the Bible and the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health, with Key to the Scriptures, by Mary Baker Eddy.