All Blog Posts Tagged 'wedding' (4)

An Atheist Wedding

Hello everyone,

 

So I'm in a bit of a quandary.

 

I'm getting married in July to a beautiful woman who I would label as a Deist and we are being married by her hometown preacher. Her family still goes to church with him as their pastor, so there is a personal connection and reason to use him to officiate the wedding. That's fine with me because I'd rather be married by a family friend than by a stranger, even if he represents a religious belief that I do not…

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Added by Greg on April 5, 2011 at 4:40pm — 4 Comments

An odd thing happened at a wedding

I went to a wedding with some co-workers about a month ago. It was at this HUGE, gaudy christian church in Buckhead. This place was unreal.... 40ft ceilings, 30ft tall stained glass throughout the church, a flippin ginormous organ, and 2 ministers to oversee the event. If there was a God, this would be one of the churches he would frequent while in the Atlanta area.

We all filed into the overpowering church and took our seats. The wedding began with lots of prayer. An aunt did a religious… Continue

Added by Cardinal Bird on December 15, 2009 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Awkward moment...

My wife and I come home today after class and find a package on the porch. Having not yet ordered my books for next quarter I was puzzled as it was addressed to me with a "care of" my Father. I inspected the box and saw "Christian Bookstores" plastered all over the sides. "Uh oh." I muttered.



Contained within along with an apologetic note for missing our wedding... a gift from my Uncle and Aunt on the east coast.







Personalized with our names and… Continue

Added by Joshua Dolan on March 5, 2009 at 11:24pm — 3 Comments

'Take off your hat!'

I shot a wedding in a Catholic church yesterday.



It was at a church in the middle of Delano, California and that church was surrounded by churches of all sorts of denominations. In this town, every street has a church and I can understand why - if you lived in Delano, you'd need religion too.



The lead photographer, our assistant and I arrive at the church and we begin to set up our cameras, getting test shots and figuring out where we can be to get the best shots. In order… Continue

Added by Jenny on July 27, 2008 at 7:32pm — 1 Comment

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