Five Helpful Articles On Weddings and Remarriage

By Dr. Roger Coleman


Roger Coleman, a Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) minister, has written extensively on practical issues related to wedding ceremonies and remarriage, especially marriages involving children from previous relationships.  

Below are five articles by Dr. Coleman. These articles originally appeared in Bride Again Magazine and have, because of their popularity, been recently updated and expanded. 


“Celebrating Remarriage: Reducing Stress – Five Pitfalls to Avoid”

“Tradition Vs. Reality: Helpful Tips for Your Ceremony”

“A Return to Basics: Focusing On the Ceremony and Family”

“The Family Wedding: Involving Your Children In the Ceremony”

“Personalizing Your Ceremony: Three Easy Steps for Creating A  Memorial  Ceremony."

For questions or additional information on wedding ceremonies for subsequent marriages, contact Roger Coleman at (816) 753-3884 or by e-mail at Additional information on Dr. Coleman can be found at

For information on including children in the wedding ceremony, visit the Family Medallion® website at