A Blue Ridge Adventure

There is an old married couple at our church who shared with us that on their honeymoon they toured post-World War II Europe for months, camping where they could, bathing in rivers, and eating from a sack of potatoes that was a wedding gift. When we planned our own honeymoon…

More Verses to the Oscar Meyer Wiener Song

Most people don’t know that the Oscar Mayer wiener song has other verses after the ones you hear in the commercials. My balogna has a third name, it’s E-S-Q-U-I-R-E. My bologna is a lawyer, and it defended me. My balogna has a fourth name, it’s the T-H-I-R-D…

“Behold, You Are Permitted to Any Woman”

Clay Smith originally submitted this essay as a final assignment for a Westminster Seminary California class on the Christian life. Human marriage is a Divine metaphor for the bond between Christ and his church, thus a husband and wife’s respect for their vows demonstrates their contempt or regard for…