I was so happy to officiate a Blessing/Baptism ceremony for Tara & Jeff’s daughter, Elizabeth Oreen at the Biltmore Estate.  Tara & Jeff, who were married at The Biltmore 4 years ago, celebrated their 4th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows.  

This kind review reminds me how very blessed I am. “Susan is truly an individual gifted with the ability to create an atmosphere infused with love and tenderness. She guided us through the ceremony with sensitivity and grace, and shone with a genuine joy to be sharing these special moments with us. Every aspect of our elopement was detailed with us beforehand – then double checked – to be sure ...

It was a delight and my honor to officiate Lauren & Josh’s marriage ceremony Monday at Craggy Garden.  They chose a perfect spot for their family to celebrate their wedding.  I’m always so happy to include children into the ceremony.

I was delighted to finally meet Clair & Jeremiah and to officiate their marriage ceremony Saturday at Celine & Company, Asheville.   Thank you, Mark Arrington of Bobby Marks Designs for having everything set up so beautifully.   One very special and touching element was to honor Clair’s mother who recently passed by displaying her wedding gown and portrait. 

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After working in the community as an interfaith minister for 28 years, it’s an honor to also be able to work with the community for a great cause. making sleeping mats for the homeless. I always have a wonderful time working with fellow volunteers to collect, create and distribute ecologically smart sleeping mats made from recycled plastic shopping bags. Today we were visited by John Le, WLOS reporter and his team, helping ...