Methodist Wedding Program

Religious elements or traditions can enrich a wedding ceremony, but determining what to include in the program to reflect your beliefs as a couple can be difficult. We've gathered sample programs from several religions to get you started. Use them as a guide and add your own spin to make your big day a truly personal affair.

Front Cover

Bride's name & Groom's name

Date

Name of Church

Inside Page 1


The Wedding Party:



Parents



Grandparents of the Bride



Grandparents of the Groom



Maid of Honor



Best Man



Bridesmaids



Groomsmen



Flower Girls



Ushers



Honorary Bridesmaid



Ring Bearer



Minister



Musicians

Inside Page 2


The Wedding Ceremony:

Prelude

Seating of the Grandparents

Seating of the Mothers
"Name of Song," Composer

Processional
"Name of Song," Composer

Entrance of the Bride
"Name of Song," Composer

The Marriage Ceremony:

Statement of Propose and Prayer

Reading of Scripture
Book of the Bible Chapter: Verse

Promissory Vows

Giving of the Bride

Reading

Covenant Vows

Exchanging of the Rings

Lighting of the Unity Candle ("Name of Song," Composer)

Pronouncement of Marriage

Prayer and Blessing

Introduction of the Couple

Recessional
"Name of Song," Composer

Optional Note for Back Cover


Thank you for sharing our special day with us!


-- Bride's name & Groom's names


Special thanks to The Sanctuary at Birmingham United Methodist Church, Alpharetta, GA