Being a venue owner is hard work. It’s a whole lot of trial and error, and even though we’ve been in the wedding industry for 10 years, we are always learning. One of the things I’ve been working on this year is “failing forward.” It’s so hard to accept our failures and learn from them. […]

Justin and Casey had an amazing wedding at Sparrow Hill! We met Casey when she was just a little girl, Our parents were good friends, and I (Jeanette) took her senior portraits just a few years ago. As we got older, we got to know Justin through Casey, and our daughter’s did dance class together. […]

Right off the tail of an entire wedding weekend with Nick and Jackie, we had a “small, elopement” wedding day with Kegan and Brooke! We all chuckled quite a few times at Brookes definition of “elopement” with a guest list at around 160, but they really nailed the “intimate, family oriented backyard” wedding vibe, while […]

Overlook Ceremony on Sparrow Hill

So my guess is one of the BEST THINGS EVER just happened in your life.. Your boo thang, your best friend just got down on one knee and asked you to spend forever with him and you started to either shed a tear or maybe ugly cry like most people do and said yes… Right? […]

family formals : what to do when you get engaged

This past Sunday was one that made my heart SO FULL!   Josh and Jeanette hosted the second bridal get together, but it was more than for just the brides. I got to meet some of the amazing couples that would be saying “I do” during our 2019 season at Sparrow Hill and let me […]

Hello! We’re the Rowley’s, and we are embarking on a new journey into God’s will for our life. This blog will be the culmination of all things marriage ministry, venue business building and remodeling projects! I hope you’ll follow along with us and enjoy hearing a bit of our hearts toward where God has sent […]

family at sunset on the beach