BRIDAL TIPS & TRENDS SERIES: The Jewel Shoppe in Louisville


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One of the custom rings made at The Jewel Shoppe in Louisville.

One of the hottest trends for local brides in recent years is injecting a lot of personality in their weddings, receptions and registries.

Stores throughout the area have repeated said brides are looking for something completely unique to them. They are loving bright colors and anything that can be personalized.

 

The Ring

Mary Snow of The Jewel Shoppe in Louisville said couples want rings unique to them. Continue reading

Local pastors share a few tips for a great marriage


Woman Receiving Engagement RingEverything is planned for the big day. Friends and family have congratulated the happy couple and wished them the very best of luck for a great marriage.

All of the luck in the world can not guarantee a great marriage, and some of the advice couples receive may or may not be sound. Many romanticized what marriage is all about, and then are shocked when things do not go as planned.

And while marriage is one of life’s biggest adventures, a little guidance is sometimes needed to help build a life together that will last.

Marriage counseling is required for most couples getting married in local churches. We asked a few local pastors to share some of their best advice for couples in marriage counseling.

Rev. Travis Gray of First Baptist Church of Eupora said marriage was a big part of God’s original plan. Continue reading