Angela & I were engaged on Monday, January 1, 2007, the bridal shower was on Saturday, March 24, 2007, and we were married on Saturday, June 23, 2007!
For pictures of the engagement, click here.
For our engagement announcement in The News-Herald paper, click here.
The bridal shower & ceremony were held at Faith Missionary Church in Flint, Michigan and the reception was held at Waterstone Village in Mt. Morris, Michigan.
For a copy of the PowerPoint slideshow that was played during the ceremony or for a DVD movie of the ceremony itself, please contact me for the links.
From the North: Take I-75 South to Pierson Rd (exit 122). Turn right, heading West on Pierson Rd. Go roughly 2.5 miles. Turn left onto Elms Rd heading South. The church is 2.5 miles down on the right.
From the South: Take I-75/U.S. 23 North to Corunna Rd (exit 118). Turn right, heading West on Corunna Rd. Go roughly 3.3 miles. Turn Right onto Elms Rd heading North. The church is 1.5 miles down on the left.
From the West: Take I-69 East to Morrish Rd (exit 128). Turn right, heading North on Morrish Rd. Go 2.5 miles then turn right, heading east on Corunna Rd or 0.9 miles. Turn left, heading North on Elms Rd. The church is 1.5 miles down on the left.
From the East: Take I-69 West to I-75 North. Take I-75 North to Corunna Rd (exit 118). Turn right, heading West on Corunna Rd. Go roughly 3.3 miles. Turn Right onto Elms Rd heading North. The church is 1.5 miles down on the left.
Primary Route: Turn left out of the driveway, heading North on Elms Rd for 6.5 miles. Turn right heading West on Mt. Morris Rd for roughly 7 miles. Turn left onto Dort Highway, heading North. The hall is < 0.1 miles on the left.
Alternative Route: Turn left out of the driveway, heading North on Elms Rd for 2.5 miles. Turn right onto Pierson Rd. heading East for 2.5 miles. Take I-75 North to I-475. Take I-475 towards Flint to Saginaw St. (exit 13). Turn left onto Saginaw St. Go 0.4 miles to Stanley Rd, turn right heading East. Turn left onto Dort Hwy, the hall is 1 mile down on the left.
Here's a listing of area hotels:
|Hotel Name:||Distance from Hall:||Address:||City:||Phone Number:||Group Rate:||Comments:|
|Baymont Inn & Suites||8 miles; 12 minutes||4160 Pier North Blvd.||Flint||(810) 732-2300||$79.95||Recommended.|
|Best Western||10 miles; 13 minutes||9087 Birch Run Road||Birch Run||(989) 624-9395||$109.99||Recommended, but pricey.|
|Comfort Inn||12 mile; 27 minutes||2361 Austin Parkway||Flint||(810) 232-4222||$72.00||Recommended.|
|Super 8||10 miles; 13 minutes||9235 Birch Run Road||Birch Run||(989) 624-4440||$71.43*||Recommended.|
|Comfort Inn||10 miles; 13 minutes||11911 Dixie Hwy.||Birch Run||(989) 624-7777||n/a||None.|
|Days Inn||13 miles; 17 minutes||2207 W. Bristol Rd.||Flint||(810) 239-4681||n/a||None.|
|Holiday Inn Express||10 miles; 13 minutes||12150 Dixie Hwy.||Birch Run||(989) 624-9300||n/a||None.|
|Red Roof Inn||12 miles; 15 minutes||G-3219 Miller Road||Flint||(810) 733-1660||n/a||None.|
*The discounted, group rate pricing requires a confirmation number due to having reserved a block of 20 rooms on Friday, June 22nd and 25 rooms on Saturday, June 23rd, so please contact us for that information.
We were registered at Bed Bath & Beyond (Wedding Registry #2637637), Lowe's (Only the Flint Location on Corunna Road), and Target.