Our Engaged LifeMissions

About Us

Annie + Jon are nineteen, engaged, and passionate about a lot of things, namely: social justice, British comedy, cats, music, God, and each other.

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The Proposal

“How did he propose?” It’s one of the most common questions I’ve been asked since Jon and I announced our engagement last September.

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Our Testimony

This is a work-in-progress. Check back soon! 🙂 xx A + J

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Latest Posts

Our Wedding

November 2, 2016 | 2 Comments

2.11.16 – One Month On


Annie hadn’t got much sleep, but she had a relatively relaxing morning. The process of getting ready was a quiet…

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The Close of a Chapter – or an Album, so to Speak

August 20, 2016 | No Comments

Photo: Elizabeth ‘Nazz’ Tanter

Twelve months ago today, I saw Jonathan’s band The Football Club perform for the very first time. Three days ago, on Wednesday night,…

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A Boat Ride with Burt

February 22, 2016 | No Comments

We get on the boat. Annie is super excited. Neither of us have ever been on a cruise before. It’s a double-decker catamaran with plush carpets…

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The Proposal

February 11, 2016 | 2 Comments


“How did he propose?” It’s one of the most common questions I’ve been asked since Jon and I announced our engagement last September. To be honest,…

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Seven things to do when you’re ENGAGED!

February 6, 2016 | 1 Comment

(You won’t believe number six!)


1. Plan Your Wedding

While this may seem like a no-brainer, it’s something that some couples surprisingly overlook. People who don’t get this…

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Our Life as a Sitcom

January 31, 2016 | No Comments

We’re sitting in a little Thai restaurant, empty plates on empty tables, drinking in the last few drops of the dying sun. We would’ve actually ordered…

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Spotlight On: The Persecuted Church

April 8, 2015 | No Comments

Only a few days ago, a group of extremist militants assaulted a university in north-eastern Kenya as an act of violent terrorism. 147 people died that day. Most…

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A Recap of my Journey to the Philippines

August 2, 2014 | 3 Comments

I still marvel at the size of my wardrobe, the pleasure of warm showers and the fact that I can drink tap water! Sometimes I even…

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T-1 Week (and Counting!)

June 13, 2014 | No Comments

As you may already know, in one week, I will be leaving Australia to travel to the Philippines with my school missions team. The trip is…

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Annie learns Tagalog in 50 Days

May 1, 2014 | No Comments


On that note, I figure that it’s time for an update. At the end of…

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