Join us as Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway shares her expertise on creating a fulfilling and successful relationship. In this episode, Rev. Laurie Sue gives relationship advice on interfaith and intercultural wedding ceremonies.
About Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway is a widely recognized as an expert on interfaith, intercultural, and highly personalized nondenominational weddings. She also specializes in helping couples and families manage wedding conflicts and reduce wedding stress.
She is author of 13 books, and New York Magazine lists her as one of New York’s top interfaith officiants. A journalist for 20 years prior to her ordination, she began her career as an advice columnist for a local newspaper and has been called upon to share her insights on love, relationships, soul mates and marriage ever since.
Read your wedding vows to each other every night before you go to bed.
Heart Centered Marriage by Sue Patton Thoele
Getting the Love You Want by Harville Hendrix
Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships by John Welwood
Tips for Engaged Couples or Newlyweds
Focus on the marriage you are creating, not just the wedding you are planning. As much as it’s exciting, exhilarating and crazy planning a wedding, you have to stay connected to each other. One way to do that is continue to do reality checks with each other and stay focused on the love.
If You Could Give Only One Piece of Advice…
Respect each other, continue to deepen your intimacy and become communication experts on each other.