Extol Weddings


Wedding Watch

Now that you’ve said, “I do,” why not share your special day with Extol readers? We’re seeking brides and grooms who want to give a glimpse of their big day in the pages of our magazine. There is no cost for this multi-page feature, but there must be a Southern Indiana angle. We love sharing…Read More


Engagement Announcement | Ross Wallace & Diana Hylton

Ross Wallace & Diana Hylton How did you meet? We met over five years ago through mutual friends. We have a friend who plays music around town, and we would see each other when we’d be out at his shows. We connected, and quickly became inseparable.   What’s your engagement story? The day we got…Read More


Embracing Adversity

Southern Indiana Attorney Larry Wilder opens up about love and life-defining moments BY RICK REDDING | PHOTO OF LARRY WILDER BY CHRISTIAN WATSON WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY BY JESS AND GENIE VOGELSANG OF BIRDSONG WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY When Larry Wilder and his now-wife Teresa were dating, she once shared an embarrassing personal story and then asked if he…Read More


An Experience To Last A Lifetime

Welcome to En-joy The Venue at Flat Rock Estates. We are a new upscale outdoor wedding and event venue in southern Indiana. The ceremony space at En-joy is one of a kind with breathtaking views of Sydney lake and stadium style seating so every view is unobstructed. En-joy The Pavilion is an outdoor Amish built…Read More



Photos and Q&A by Jennifer McNelly Attending a wedding minus a plus 1 can be daunting. Then again, it can also be an enjoyable evening. We asked a few single Southern Indiana residents to share their thoughts. WHAT DO YOU DISLIKE THE MOST ABOUT GOING TO A WEDDING AS A SINGLE? “When you go by…Read More



WANT TO FIND YOUR BLISS AND EMBARK ON THE HONEYMOON OF YOUR DREAMS? HERE ARE A FEW TIPS TO MAKE THE MOST MEMORABLE VACATION OF YOUR LIFE SEAMLESS. Consider a travel agency “Our services don’t cost anything,” says Mark Bliss of Bliss Travel. “There’s no added cost. You can get the same price by calling…Read More


Heather Asari Watson & Rodney Alen Haynes

1.13.18 Photography by Meredith Morrison of Meredith Morrison Photography OUR STORY How we met. We met at a church where Rodney was a deacon serving communion. I asked him for two servings of wine/grape juice because I had, had a really bad week. He said, “Take what you need sister.” Our first date. It was…Read More


John & Emily Goldman

12.30.17 Photography by Tony and Mandy Bennett of Tony Bennett Photography OUR STORY How we met. We met through mutual friends, Bobby and Sara Hughes. Our first date. John took me to Jeff Ruby’s. Our engagement story. It was the Sunday before my birthday and we went to brunch at Rivue. John wasn’t eating much,…Read More


Phil & Allie MacDonald

4.20.18 Photography by Lauren Morris of Photography & Design by Lauren OUR STORY How we met. We met at a bar called Uptown Larry’s in Fort Myers, Florida. Phil was born and raised in Fort Myers, and I lived there while attending Florida Gulf Coast University and for a few years afterward. We were each…Read More


A Bridal Wonderland

Because wedding season is always magical, we revisited the classic fairytale of Alice in Wonderland to showcase this season’s bridal offerings. All you need is a touch of lace, some embellished accents and the simple use of your imagination to join Alice and the Mad Hatter at their tea party in Wonderland. Photography by Gretchen…Read More