RENEWAL OF VOWS & WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES
I conduct ceremonies for couples wishing to celebrate a significant anniversary or to recommit to one another.
A New York Times article wonders what could possess someone, after a decade or two of marriage, to organise a ceremony in which they renew their vows in front of their families and closest friends. It appears that some couples who have stuck it out are finding ways to celebrate—and possibly strengthen—their relationships through a public affirmation, intended to signal to their family and friends that their marriage still works. [Read the article here]
I see the renewal service as a reaffirmation of the values the couple holds dear, a bold statement of belief and trust in each other and an optimistic outlook for the future.