I Christopher Jones, created in the image and glory of God, saved by grace through faith in Christ alone, stand together with you today among all these people we hold most dear and bear my soul. It is in this moment that we join together for eternity and bind ourselves to each other by taking this sacred oath. Isabelle my beautiful bride.
You are more than enough. I am yours and yours alone. You are my first and only love. The only girl that will ever hear me say “I love you with all my heart”. I promise to stand by you in sickness, ahead of you in trials, behind you in support and with you in joy. I promise to always love you, to pray for you, and to fiercely protect you, all of you. I promise to fight for our family. I promise to serve, honor and respect you. And I will always cherish you. I promise to be faithful with my thoughts, my gaze and my body. There will never be another for me. I promise to practice hearing you and listening to you. I promise to care about what you care about, to be worthy of being your best friend. I promise to kiss you, desire you and pursue you in all of your beauty until our days end.
Isabelle, your love has changed me and I promise to never let it go. You inspire me to be all that God has created me to be. You are a rare blend of beauty, grace, intelligence, empathy, kindness, creativity and generosity. I am humbled and honored to call you mine. I love you. I call on all these witnesses who love us both to observe the state of your heart and judge me by its condition.
I Isabelle Leslie Collier, created in the image and glory of God, saved by grace through faith in Christ alone, stand together with you today among these people we hold most dear and pledge these sacred vows. Christopher my love, you are kind, gentle, disciplined, loyal and strong. You are exactly the man I prayed for. Today I pledge my love and vow
to share this borrowed life with you for as long as there is breath in me.
I love you and all you are right now, and I trust who you will become. I commit to growing together as God works in us. I promise to love, honor and respect your processes and to share in the excitement for all that you are learning. I vow to carefully listen to you and reassure you because your thoughts and words are important to me. I vow that in
the busiest of days, I will slow down and look at you, really look at you. Our heavenly Father has marked you with greatness and I promise to delight in, encourage and celebrate that in you.
I am commit myself to you and trust you to lead our family. I vow to tell you with my words and show you with my actions how much I appreciate you and everything you do for us. I promise to accept, embrace and revel in all your acts of love. You are a treasure to me and I vow to not withhold my heart from you. From the first time we met,
I knew you were a man that was willing to put your whole heart into loving me and you do. I am so excited to spend the rest of my life reflecting to you that beautiful love that you lavish upon me.
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3 Sentence Love Story
We were high school sweethearts and from the moment our eyes met at the tender age of 15, we knew we would give our all to protect our love. We believe in God’s all-encompassing love and we believe there is always more.