An essential tool for pastors and couples who want to plan unique, meaningful weddings! Now expanded to include additional services, this classic resource features liturgies from a variety of Christian traditions---including Lutheran, Roman Catholic, Methodist, Presbyterian, United Church of Christ, and Anglican---to help couples create beautiful, personalized ceremonies. Includes a companion CD-ROM. 112 pages, softcover from Abingdon.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 112 Vendor: Abingdon Press Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 7.00 X 5.00 (inches) ISBN: 0687649595 ISBN-13: 9780687649594 Availability: In Stock
Since its publication, Christian Weddings has become the necessary tool for engaged couples and pastors to plan unique and meaningful wedding services. It allows users to select the different elements from their wedding liturgy from a menu of choices in ceremonies from over twenty denominational traditions around the world. Christian Weddings serves many purposes. Pastors can offer new options in planning Christian weddings; couples of mixed religious denominations or traditions can celebrate a wedding day that meets their Christian needs; and couples who want a special service can successfully create a beautiful, personalized ceremony. This new edition includes additional ceremonies from an expanded range of sources, giving couples even greater freedom to plan a ceremony that fits their needs. The enclosed CDROM makes choosing the separate elements and arranging them into a single service simple and enjoyable.
Andy Langford is a United Methodist pastor from North Carolina. Andy edited The United Methodist Book of Worship and wrote Your Ministry of Planning a Christian Funeral, and ChristianWeddings: Resources to Make Your Ceremony Unique. Andy's work blends scholarly, liturgical expertise with years of pastoral and practical suggestions for ministry.