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Emmanuel Baptiste

and

Brianda Williams

Emmanuel Baptiste

and

Brianda Williams

September 23, 2023

Newark, NJ

How did Emmanuel and Brianda Meet?

2016

Manny and Bri met at Rowan University in 2016, through a Christian club called New Life and became apart of the same friend group where they will often hangout together. When Bri graduated in 2017, she went back home in North Jersey while Emmanuel stayed at Rowan to finish his Studies, graduating in 2021. Although, Bri and Manny was not in school together anymore, they stayed in contact occasionally by texting and catching up and seeing one another a couple of times. During that time they were just friends and didn’t know that they will become more then friends in 2022. That same year, they reconnected after not seeing each other in a while and a romantic interest between them sparked through hanging out and conversations. Manny was very careful in his approach to Bri before expressing his feelings for her and Bri was the same way. They start courting on July 14,2022, thank God for hearing their prayers and bringing them together.

The Proposal

February 26,2023

Manny proposed to Brianda during his birthday dinner at his parents house. He invited close friends and family! Manny surprised Bri in the kitchen by getting on one knee behind Bri as she was preparing a plate to take home. When Bri turned around Manny was on one knee! Bri was surprised but knew this day was after having many conversations with him. It was a joyous time and a time that they will never forget.

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Schedule

Friday, September 22, 2023

Rehearsal Dinner ( Wedding Party Only)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Emmanuel Church of Christ
198 Summer Ave, Newark, NJ 07104

Casual

This is for those who are participating in the Wedding only. Please show up on time! Light refreshments will be served.

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Wedding and Reception

1:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Emmanuel Church of Christ
198 Summer Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104

Formal

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Travel

Hotel

SpringHill Suites by Marriott East Rutherford Meadowlands/Carlstadt

192 Paterson Plank Road, Carlstadt, NJ 07072
 

This suite is 19 minutes away from the Church. Please book ahead of time. 10 Rooms should be reserved under “Emmanuel and Brianda’s Wedding”

Hotel

Homewood Suites by Hilton East Rutherford - Meadowlands, NJ

125 New Jersey 17, East Rutherford, NJ 07073
 

This is another suite that is 20 minutes away from the church. Please book in advance. 10 rooms should be reserved under “Emmanuel and Brianda’s Wedding.

Registry

We'll post our registry here when we're finished building it. Thank you in advance!

Wedding Party

Wedding party coming soon!

Gallery

Visuals to come...

Things To Do

American Dream

1 American Dream Way, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

Vesta Wood Fired

64 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

Dunkin'

758 Paterson Plank Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

FAQs

Hard at work on these... Talk soon.

RSVP by August 6, 2023

The Wedding Website of Brianda Williams and Emmanuel Baptiste
Call wedding planner: 973-954-6191 if you have any questions!

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