G + L got hitched!

August 9, 2011 § 1 Comment

This past weekend, we had the privilege of watching two dear friends get married. Lee Adams played the keys at our wedding and has been a dear friend since meeting at the City Church. We’ve had memories with Lee of cooking Rachael Ray recipes together, carpooling to Portland for the YP getaway, and many after-church pho lunches! We knew when he kept talking about this “Gretchen-girl” from Mars Hill that she was something special. At the wedding, they had guests from both Mars Hill and the City Church which was awesome to see friends from both places!

 

Gretchen put a tremendous amount of effort into making their wedding very special for their guests. Upon arrival, we were to put our prints (fingerprints) on the tree. Such a unique idea for their guest book!

Guest Tree

Mr. and Mrs. Menenberg's prints

A favor table presented matchboxes and birdseed feeders to hang in a tree

Matchbox favors and bird seed feeders

 As Gretchen walked down the aisle, the guests spontaneously started singing “How Great Thou Art” to the music, serenading her and worshiping God. It was one of the most beautiful moments I’ve ever seen at a wedding.

The beautiful bride

Pastor Gary Shavey of Mars Hill Church officiating

Simple, beautiful music

The Kiss!

Beautiful venue at Craven Farms in Snohomish, WA

Photobooth with chalk message boards!

First Dance

 The wedding party surprised the happy couple with a semi-coordinated dance. It was definitely fun and G+L loved it!

Wedding Party surprise dance

We love you, Lee and Gretchen and are so glad we could be apart of your special day. Happy marriage and enjoy your honeymoon!!

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§ One Response to G + L got hitched!

  • Gretchen Berkhahn says:

    Wow, wonderful pictures. You really captured the night. I said this already, but thank you so much for being apart of our day. We loved having you there, even if we couldn’t spend a lot of time with you (or anyone for that matter!). To God be the glory : )

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