Thursday, April 17, 2014

Wedding Bliss

 This weekend these flags will be uniting two young adults.
America will be  receiving a sweetheart.
And Canada will be embracing a fearless adventurer.
 Many friends and family of Mikki and Joe
will be witnessing the celebration of their vows.

 Here we are, two families who came together this past winter,
blessing them as they begin a new adventure in life.

As your grandmother slipped into this beautiful gown,
you too, will sense that feeling,
 knowing that her labor of love has been woven into this day,
as she hand-sewed the delicate veil that you will be wearing.
Oh, how your grandparents would of loved to see this day.
We've kept your grandmother's dress in the family,
as one that reflects 'commitment and love' for over forty five years.
There legacy lives in our hearts forever.
There will be days that you will feel agony.
There will be days where you feel pain.
And there will be days where you feel exhilaration
as you reach that mountain top.
You will experience days of  companionship and fun.
You will experience growth in your lives.
Yes, there will be days of personal struggle and introspection.
It is knowing Christ's love that will carry you through these times.
Embracing only each other will lead to isolation and despair.
Surround yourselves with many friends.
You need these friends to love you...
to be honest with you,
to support you,
challenge you in times of joy and times of despair.
When you can experience your friend's embrace,
Christ's love will infuse in your lives.

We will continue to pray that as you become 'SoulMates'
 your marriage will be revolutionized in ways you would never imagine.


  1. Marg, what a wonderful post. Your daughter looks so happy, and the new American in-laws look very welcoming and nice. It is good to unite our countries! Hope you enjoy every minute of your wedding weekend. Good luck!

  2. Oh the wonderful event is finally upon you. May God make His face to shine upon you all as you celebrate the beginning of their new life together.

  3. Marg, May God bless this couple! It's so wonderful to be the support team behind the scenes. I'll be praying for you tomorrow. The weather looks like it will be favourable. I'm so happy for you all.

  4. Oh Marg - what a wonderful post!!! Many, many blessings to all on this most joyous of occasions. How pleased your mom would be to see this day - such a gorgeous dress and beautiful bride-to-be. You must be over the moon (and back). Hugs!!! Can't wait to see the wedding pictures.

  5. Wishing them a lifetime of 'wedded bliss'! May God always be their Guide...and family and friends continue to be a support team as they move through life. Have a wonderful weekend, Marg!

  6. Blessings and warm wishes for a happy life together to Mikki and Joe. Wishing you and your family a wonderful celebration. Our hearts are their with you.

  7. I'm so glad to have 'clicked on' today! Many, many good wishes to the new Mr and Mrs. May they experience every blessing of happy married life. Your family is growing!


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