Katie, I love you. Not only for who you are, but for you I am when I am with you. Being with you has made me a better man. I can’t promise that things will always be easy, but I can promise that I will try each and every day to be the best husband I can be.
I promise to be the spiritual leader in our home.
I promise to seek first God’s kingdom, relying on Him to meet our needs.
I promise to pray for you.
I promise to never go to bed angry and to always kiss you goodnight.
I promise to encourage you and support you in everything you do.
I promise to respect and listen to you.
I promise to forgive and apologize when things go wrong.
I promise to choose you every single day, putting your needs before my own.
I promise to take care of you and to love you unconditionally.
I promise to care for our family, working together to love each other as Christ first loved us.
I give you my promises and I give you my heart. I give you my whole self for infinity and beyond.
Today, finally….today we commit our lives together in front of all our loved ones. We have been waiting for this day and now we are here in this moment. Today, by the amazing grace of God we stand hand in hand becoming one. I stand here in awe because God has blessed me with you. He has brought us together to further the Kingdom of God and I cannot wait to experience His plan with you. I know He has amazing things in store for us and this is only the beginning. Riley Dalton, I vow to love you, all of you. Even when it’s hard I will choose you. Always. I will serve you, comfort you and hold your hand when life gets tough. I will support you, push you to pursue your dreams and to believe in you. I trust you to lead our family and I promise to be the wife you need. I promise to be faithful and love you more each day. I promise to pursue you and learn more about you each and every day. I promise to never give up and to fight for us. I promise to pray over you daily. And I promise to pursue Christ first and to keep Him at the center of our marriage. May we wake up every day constantly reminded we must be the reflection of Christ’s unfailing love. Riley, today….finally today our Forever Like That begins.
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Raised in Florida and North Carolina, God used Liberty University to bring us together in 2013. With busy schedules, but living in the same apartment complex…late night sidewalk conversations allowed us time to connect and fall for one another within 2 months. Married in an airplane hangar June of 2016, where the Swing family business has flourished, we are learning to love like Jesus more and more while enjoying every second of this gift of marriage.