By Todd Brady
Vice President for University Ministries, Union University
Cars and pick-up trucks lined the driveway on a Saturday night. It was obvious that a bunch of men had descended on the home. We all were coming together for one purpose. There would soon be a wedding.
Inside, men gathered around the island in the kitchen. Since it was a few weeks before Christmas, we ate Christmas cake and sipped on egg nog, boiled custard and apple cider. After all the small talk we could handle, we moved into the living room where a circle of chairs lined the room. There was no front and back of the room. There was no table with a head and foot. We were all in this together, and we all wanted the best for the young man who was about to walk into marriage. [Read more…]