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Weddings / Funerals

Keeping Your Guests Interested

Let’s face it – more people attend the wedding reception than the wedding ceremony! Why? Most people think that the average wedding ceremony is boring

Culturally Inspired Vows

Culturally Inspired Vows Jewish Vows Groom Do you ____________, take _______ to be your wife? (“I do”). Do you promise to love, cherish and protect... Read More

Traditional Vows

1 – loving and faithful I, ________________, take you, _____________, to be my wife/husband; and I promise before God and these witnesses to be your... Read More

Contemporary

Contemporary ~Each vow’s title highlights its promises~ 1 – best friend & true love I, ______________, take you, ______________, to be my wife/husband, promising that... Read More

Processional

While there are no hard and fast rules about the nature and type of wedding processional at weddings, this is the most common order Honoured... Read More

Opening Words

The opening words of a ceremony are probably the most important part of your ceremony as they will set the tone and nature of your entire day

Prayers

Scripted Prayers “The Prayer” St. Francis of Assisi Lord, make us instruments of your peace. Where there is hatred, let us sow love; Where there... Read More

Unique

“Marriage Advice From 1886” by Jane Wells “Never go to bed angry. Let your love be stronger than your hate or anger. Learn the wisdom... Read More

Wine Ceremony

Concept: To take two individual liquids from their respective containers and combine them in a united container

Bible Passages

Mark 10:6-9 ESV But from the beginning of creation, ‘God made them male and female.’ ‘Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and... Read More

Song Lyrics

“I Will Be Here” Steven Curtis Chapman If in the morning when you wake, and the sun does not appear, I will be here. If... Read More

Thoughts / Writings

“Friendship” by Judy Bielicki “It is often said that it is love that makes the world go round. However, without doubt, it is friendship which... Read More

Blessings

“Blessing of the Hands” “These are the hands of your best friend, young and strong and full of love for you, that are holding yours... Read More

Film / Culture

I Wanna Grow Old With You by Adam Sandler I wanna make you smile, Whenever you’re sad. Carry you around when your arthritis is bad.... Read More

Poems

“Sonnet 17” by Pablo Neruda “I don’t love you as if you were the salt-rose, topaz or arrow of carnations that propagate fire: I love... Read More

Ring Exchange

_______________, I give you this ring as a sign of our covenant in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the... Read More

Ring Meaning

The ring is a symbol of unity into which your two lives are now joined in an unbroken circle, in which, wherever you go, you... Read More

Declaration of Intent

_______, will you embrace/take _______ as your wife/husband? As your companion and best friend for life, will you treat her/him with love and devotion, honor... Read More