She added that both of them had the same feeling and they were glad that they both did it that way.
Annie also strongly believed that God’s hand was there in the marriage.
In an interview with People, Dixon shared why the couple waited until they were married to have sex. That was something I grew up thinking and feeling, and I believe the Bible backs it up as well." Annie added, "It wasn't because someone was telling me this is what you should do." "Deep down in my heart it felt like it was the right thing. The Christian singer sang "Everything" by the rock band Lifehouse.
He ended the performance on his knees, filled with so much emotion that he almost whispered the song's last line, "Would you tell me how could it be any better than this." "What a way to start this show!
I've seen friends and family make this step, and it's always seemed so far away, but here we are.
After mulling over how and where to propose, I could think of no better place than Walt Disney World.
He often shares Bible verses with followers, and thanks God for his experiences on American Idol.
In a 2012 interview with CBN News, Dixon shared about his faith and how he looks up to other Christians who dare to share their convictions.
Colton had worldwide bloggers talking after he announced his engagement to his girlfriend Annie Coggeshall at Disney World in Orlando, Florida, where he was performing at Disney's Night Of Joy.[I] just needed to know I was doing the right thing, and after being encouraged and reassured of that, I was good to go." At the time, the singer said he hoped his struggle on "Idol" would inspire fans going through similar difficulties."I think a lot of us struggle with doubt or whatever and it's in those moments that our faith is tested," he said.I was really moved," Jennifer Lopez said after the performance.Dixon perfomed the song again during his elimination from the show.