The Annual Meeting of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, took place Monday in Boston, with the Board of Directors encouraging a dialogue with church members.
A mandate to 'lighten' still drives the Monitor at the dawn of its second 100 years.
In 2009, the Monitor will become the first nationally circulated newspaper to replace its daily print edition with its website; the 100 year-old news organization will also offer subscribers weekly print and daily e-mail editions.
People are hungering for solutions. We encourage everyone to seek that aid and wisdom that lie beyond human abilities.
After 20 years serving in senior editing posts at the Boston Globe, Yemma is rejoining the Monitor staff in mid-July.
She replaces retiring member M. Victor Westberg on the five-person board of directors.