It think it started with weddings. Though I’m not even sure how long ago it began, I know […]
By Joel Hess –
In my earlier days as a pastor in the beautiful hills of south eastern Ohio, a colleague mentioned his frustration when people stood up for the bride during a wedding ceremony, “I was taught that we only stand up for Christ.”
By Ross Engel –
One of my favorite movies of all time is Rocky. I love the entire series (Minus the disappointment that was Rocky V). In the first film, Rocky is training hard for his shot at the champ He lands himself a girlfriend, the lovely and slightly awkward Adrian, who later becomes his wife. When his trainer Mick finds out that he’s involved with a woman, he grumbles at Rocky and tells him point blank, “Women. Weaken. Legs!” At that point, Rocky reluctantly agrees not to “fool around” anymore with Adrian.
By Paul Koch – I have been to more than my fair share of weddings in my life. […]
My second summer at the seminary I was slogging through an incredibly boring course called New Testament Isagogics. […]