We shall recognize and hold marriage as a sacred union into oneness of
heart, mind, body, and soul before Almighty God according to His
We declare that, together, we shall seek for the Holy Spirit of God to
direct our paths and that our life and lifestyle will bring honor and
glory to God as we endeavor to live out our shared faith before God
Sharon will respect Ed as a man, her husband and her lover. Sharon
will believe in Ed.
Ed will love and cherish Sharon meeting her needs by giving himself up
for her, sacrificially, if need be.
Sharon will rely on Ed for strength, protection and leadership.
We shall have and demonstrate total trust in each other. We will not
lie or deceive each other. We will be absolutely faithful to each
Our life will be fun together. Hilarious fun! We shall maintain a
sense of humor and the ability to laugh at ourselves. Play and
playfulness will be a priority.
We shall execute vibrant physical intimacy and the joys of great
passion as we strive together to experience the mystical pleasures of
our marital union, uninhibited, lost in the moment under Godís perfect
We shall be emotionally and intellectually available and willing to be
intimate in those capacities to the depth of our souls as well.
We shall be emotionally grounded and drama free.
We shall embrace the fullness of the path of life. We will, together,
know great joy, great enthusiasms and great adventure even in the
simple things in life. We will occasionally go to the edge. The edge
is where the flame of life burns the brightest.
We shall grow old together with grace and dignity; accepting and
nurturing each other as we encounter the gradual decline of our aging
bodies. When this life ends we will bask in knowing that we truly
lived life to its fullest.
We shall respect each other when we disagree and forgive each other if
we error or fail.
The hard things in life will draw us closer and strengthen our resolve
to the solidarity this union.
Together, we will begin each new day believing that it has the
potential to be better than the last.
We will be best friends.
Together we shall love and nurture our children doing what we can to
promote their success in life.