The Lord says that if you delight yourself in him he will give you the desires of your heart, and you, David Charles, are my hearts truest desire.
I didn’t fall in love with you. I walked into love with you, led by Jesus with my eyes wide open, choosing to take every step along the way.
I believe in the will of God, and I am grateful that it is his plan that you and I join together in our journey through this world.
There is no one on this earth that I would choose in your stead. If given a chance to rewind and take a different path, I’d choose you again; in a hundred lifetimes, in a hundred worlds, in any version of reality, I’d find you and I’d choose you.
Today, surrounded by our families and all those we love, I vow to honor and obey you.
I vow to remember that neither one of us is perfect but to strive to remind myself of the ways we are perfect for each other.
I take you, David, to be my husband whom I will hold from this day forward.
I will stand beside you in this life we will make together, for better or for worse.
I vow to hold your hand in both sickness and in health.
I vow to never keep score, even when I am clearly winning.
I vow to Love you with the love that God has put in my heart for you, and to cherish you until death do us part.
Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be.
Tabitha, you know me better than anyone in this world, and somehow you still manage to love me. You are my best friend and one true love. There is still a part of me today that can not believe I am the one who gets to marry you. Today I give myself o you in marriage. I promise to encourage you and inspire you, laugh with you and comfort you in times of sorrow and struggle. I promise to love you in good times and in the bad. When life seems easy and when it seems hard. I promise to be your rock and your help when you can’t seem to go on. I promise to be your best friend and your guide. You have inspired me to be the man of God and best friend I know I can be. Your love has done for my life what I did not know was possible. In return I promise to love you unconditionally, protect you, respect you, and stand by your side. I promise to never put anyone before you and love you more each day. As we go on this journey I promise to give you a life of excitement, adventure and never a dull moment. I promise to listen to your advice, and occasionally take it. I promise to not keep score even when I’m winning. Today I stand before you, our friends and family and God and say I love you! and will always stand by your side regardless of what life throws at us. I make these promises today as your best friend an husband. So let the adventure begin.
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3 Sentence Love Story
Childhood friends, teenage acquaintances, and now lifelong partners in a unexpected journey neither one of us thought to plan together. Our story was a surprise to both of us, as we had been friends for so long without any intention of romance. But God gave us a precious gift when he opened our eyes to each other.
We got married , after courting for nine months + being engaged for six. I tell you what, once you know when you meet THE ONE a short courtship is the way to go! We truly wouldn’t have had it any other way.