Sacrificial Love

(This originally appreared in the March/April 1997 MCOI Journal) I was raised in a Christian home but, in my teens and early twenties, I became very skeptical of Christian claims, the good book, and especially of God Himself. Looking back, I cannot say I really doubted the existence of God, although I think I made that claim. No, as I reflect on it, I did believe that He was there, but I did not like … Continue reading

You Bet Your Life

(This originally appreared in the March/April 1997 MCOI Journal) “To be or not to be. That is the question. Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune or to take arms against a sea of troubles and by opposing, end them. To die. To sleep. No more. And by a sleep to say we end the heart ache and the thousand natural shocks that flesh is heir to. … Continue reading

Who Are the Christadelphians?

By Dave Moore (This originally appeared in the March/April 1997 MCOI Journal) Ask the average person in the street if he knows who the Christadelphians are and he probably won’t have a clue. Even most Evangeli­cal Christians don’t know who the Christadelphians are. Recently, the 14,000 homes of Glen Ellyn, Illi­nois were introduced to the Christadelphians when they received a flyer in the mail inviting interested persons to a free seminar series to be held … Continue reading