Sunday, September 1, 2013

The practice "I do"

I will forever and ever remember our rehearsal for the wedding. It's got a special place in my heart. 




We pulled up to the ceremony location and there sat the chairs... Just simple black chairs, but I lost it. There it was. A dream turned real life. 


Then we actually started to run through the ceremony. My heart was so FULL! 


Being an outdoor wedding, there were times I wondered if we were doing something wrong by not getting married in a church. But y'all? This view? ... This is all Gods work. I think we were right in the midst of his house more than we would have been in a church. We found a lot of comfort in that. 

 
I even clicked my heels at the first mention of ..."and this is when I'll announce you as husband and wife" :)



When I say this was the perfect weather... I mean God and mother nature got together and ordered this one up just for us.  Perfect sky, with just the right amount of clouds. And it was a cool 65 degrees - y'all I never could have made it through the weekend without the little slice of fall weather that was given to us. It was a gift!!! And a much appreciated one. 


This spot right here was everything more than I could have ever imagined. I am a mountain girl through and through, and for us to have been married here? I am so humbled. 


Soon... You'll hear the story about whether or not the weather was this glorious for the wedding? ........ I don't think any of us could have guessed what was in store for the next day. 

But this? This was a "brochure day" - this was a day that only God and a few special people that we know in heaven could pull off. And that will forever remain engraved into our hearts and memories. 




6 comments:

  1. It looks absolutely breathtaking there! And you look so gorgeous and happy!

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    1. Thanks so much!! It was a really happy day :)

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  2. ...!!!!!

    GORGEOUS!

    I completely agree that you can't choose a closer place to God than somewhere like that among the greatest of his creations!

    Cannot wait to hear how the wedding was!

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    1. Thank you so much! Yes, that's what we finally said... how can you get closer to him?! So glad you see that in this location as well :) Can't wait to share more details! We should be getting our final photo disc and video back soon!

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