Soil and Tree CeremonyThis is a ceremony where you combine soil from your or your parents home and plant a tree.
A strong foundation is key in any good marriage, today we take soil from both of your families home, the foundation that made you who your are today. an combine then to create your new foundation, each stronger and richer and the other.
"Because they are primeval, because they outlive us, because they are fixed, trees seem to emanate a sense of permanence. And though rooted in earth, they seem to touch the sky. For these reasons it is natural to feel we might learn wisdom from them, to haunt about them with the idea that if we could only read their silent riddle rightly we should learn some secret vital to our own lives; or even, more specifically, some secret vital to our real, our lasting and spiritual existence.
He who plants a tree, plants an unspoken promise, A promise to care to love and to nurture. a promise to remember throughout your marriage.
He who plants a tree, plants hope.