I told them I wanted them to hold hands during the ceremony--after all, they were getting married!
View from my upper deck.
After welcoming everyone followed by a short prayer and blessings for the parents, it is time for their vows.
Making their vows......
Saying "I do."
Andrew puts the ring on Chelsea's finger which symbolically replaces the handfasting sash.
Then Chelsea placed the ring on Andrew's finger while saying the words after me.
I pronounce you husband and wife!!
A kiss to seal the union!