Molly Stephens Miller and Nicholas Martin Meyer exchanged wedding vows June 7, 2014 at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Austin, Texas. Rev. Paul Meyer, the father of the groom, officiated their ceremony. Scripture readers were Joshua Ralston and Eric VanderSchaaf, brother-in-laws of the bride.
A reception followed at the Omni Barton Creek Resort with cuisine from the many travels of the bride and groom. The tables were set with vintage china, antique silver and escort cards hand painted by the bride’s sister, Mary Claire.
The groom was surprised with a three-tiered donut hole cake. The evening began with the bride and groom’s salsa to “Suavemente” where Molly was completely flipped in the air by the groom. On the eve of the wedding, the groom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner at Star Hill Ranch catered by Salt Lick Barbecue.
The bride is the daughter of Jan Stephens Miller and Tyree Bell Miller of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of the late Betty and Frank Stephens, and the late Patricia and John Miller, all of Highland Park.
The groom is the son of Beverly and Paul Meyer of Austin. He is the grandson of the late John and Elsa Meyer and the late Arleen and Martin Brauer, both of St. Louis.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Her father escorted her down the aisle. Molly wore a lace gown by Monique Lhuillier and her sister Sarah’s Belgian lace veil. She carried her grandmother BeBe’s lace handkerchief encircling her bouquet of white and blush pink peonies.
The matrons of honor were Molly’s sisters, Sarah Ralston and Mary Claire VanderSchaaf. The bride’s niece, Adele Ralston, was flower girl.
The best men were Nick’s brothers, Zach Meyer and Jake Meyer. The ring bearer was the nephew of the bride, Luke VanderSchaaf.
The bride graduated from Timothy Christian High School in Chicago. She received a Bachelor of Science from Hope College in Holland, Mich. in 2009 and a Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin. Molly now works for Vanderbilt Children’s Psychiatric Hospital in Nashville, Tenn.
The groom is a graduate of Austin High School and received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Christian University in 2009. He is continuing his studies as a graduate student at Vanderbilt Owen School of Business.
They are living in Nashville after traveling through Brazil, where they were able to see the World Cup and cheer on the USA’s win over Ghana.