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The Sweet Christian Bride

10 Considerations for Choosing A Bridal Party: # 1

by admin on November 27, 2012 in Bridal Party, Purpose with No Comments

Why are you having the wedding you are having? Why are you having a bridal party? Do equity, family reconciliation, cultural standards, transformational relationships, symmetry, simplicity, political correctness, fear of offending, reciprocation, budget restraints, and/or intimacy play a role in your choice of bridesmaids?

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Why Are You Planning a Wedding?

by admin on October 18, 2012 in Purpose with 1 Comment

The truth is, “the heart is deceitful above all things.”[i] We all have our baggage and our bias that perverts even the most noble intentions to worship the Lord through our wedding. Don’t be discouraged if you find selfish or negative purposes creeping in. Instead, confess them and ask the Spirit to redirect your focus. Ask Him what He wants for your wedding and let those God-inspired purposes be the perspective with which you evaluate your budget, the manner in which you communicate, and the measure by which you prioritize.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

How Many Is Too Many?

by admin on October 14, 2011 in Guest List, Logistics with No Comments

How many people you invite will largely depend on three factors: 1) Your budget, 2) Your venue, and 3) Your wedding purposes. Your wedding venue will dictate your max capacity (and implicitly, your minimum because 10 people in a grand ballroom would be ridiculous), but your dollar per head comes down to what bang you can get for your buck.

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