Friday, February 27, 2009

Well Folks,
I am now a married man, a very blessed and very happy married man. 
The wedding went very well. There were, of course, some last minute things, but God was faithful, and everything came together beautifully. Thank you all who prayed for us!
I hope you enjoy the pictures. Rebekah and I thoroughly enjoyed going through our wedding pics ... over and over and over again ;-).
Thank you so much Brian for making sure we could bring the pictures with us.
So, as I sit here in our room up in Vermont, I think over God's faithfulness. I have been given an amazing gift. The gift of Rebekah's heart. I know I don't deserve it. In some ways it reminds me of the gift of life I received through my parents, or of Jesus's gift of his life to us. Somehow, I've been given a gift. All I can do right now is say, "Thank you God!" Life is amazing.
As always,
Love in Christ Jesus,
Michael & (now) Rebekah Thomas
Webmaster for the Grand Adventure III


Esther said...

Thank you for always
reminding us that in Christ
Life is a Grand Adventure!

EldestSis said...

Wonderful pictures! Thank you SO much for taking time to post them!! It looks like it was a lovely wedding, and I loved the colors and theme. (Big Smile)

Esther said...

Dear Michael & Rebekah,
This is our best marital advice.
Find an hour that you can commit to each other each day, Sundays excluded.
Read scripture and some from another great book. Talk together and don't feel guilty if your hour turns out to be a time to talk or have relations. But don't forget to read and pray. You will be amazed what a team you will be, and how many books you will read through, and so much that God will teach you.
When you fail, rise and go back where you left off-days ago.
We pray God will make you a great leader
for His Glory and Honor.

Esther Joy said...

Oh yes we like that! I love so many of the pictures! absolutely gorgeous! Haha i love how you did a little dip at the alter with that first kiss! haha Gratz Just wow i dont know what else to say sept im so happy for you two! I love your story and the wedding looks like it was a whole lota fun! some grand photography and photographers! ok any way God Bless you both once again gratz!

Baleboosteh said...

So beautiful! Thank you for sharing your wonderful day with us. May the Lord richly bless you both as you begin your new life together.

Safe Thus Far said...

Congratulations and God bless you both! And thank you for the pictures we've been awaiting.

Anonymous said...

Hi I just ran across your blog for the first time today. Congratulations! You both look so young. May I ask how old you both are?

Melanie said...

Michael is 24 and Rebekah is 18. You can read their story from Rebekah's perspective here:

David said...

Congratulations to both of you! Looks like the ceremony was a great time for everyone involved.