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Reception Programs

by admin on January 15, 2013 in Bridal Party, Budget, Logistics, Programs, Reception Traditions with 3 Comments

Other perks of having a program include the space to acknowledge song titles and significance; to introduce the people who are giving toasts; to introduce the bridal party and say a tidbit about each person; to give a shout out to any historical events that fall on the same calendar day; to offer a tribute to a family member who has passed away; to share the bride and groom’s new address; or any other sort of detail that might not be necessary but that certainly enhances the guests’ appreciation and engagement during the evening.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Veteran’s Day Salute

by admin on November 20, 2012 in Ceremony Traditions with No Comments

Many weddings fall on Veteran’s Day weekend due to the Monday that guests will often have free from work.  At the most recent Veteran’s Day wedding I was at, the bride and groom planned a Veteran’s Day Salute at the reception. Nestled in between grace and toasts, the salute was led by a family member…continued here

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Wedding Toasts

by admin on May 25, 2011 in Reception Traditions, Rehearsal Dinner with No Comments

You would be surprised at how many people want to stand up at your wedding and toast to how amazing you are. I strongly encourage you to receive this! So often, those affirmations are the words of God spoken through someone He knows you will listen to. Including a time of affirmation at the rehearsal dinner is one of the most special and lasting pieces of the wedding weekend, not just for the bride and groom, but for those who need a witness of what Christ’s love is.

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