Tim Tebow Engaged to Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters -- See the Sweet Announcement!

Demi-Leigh Nel Peters and Tim Tebow

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Tim Tebow announced his relationship with the former Miss Universe in July of 2016, saying "She is a really special girl and I am very lucky and blessed for her coming into my life".

"My half-sister was born without a cerebellum and is completely disabled", Nel-Peters said via E!

Heading down the aisle!

Demi-Leigh commented, "Any dreams I've ever had, you've exceeded them all!" South African singer Matthew Mole stepped out from behind a hay bale and serenaded the couple with The Wedding Song, one of their favorite songs. "Family. Friends. @demileighnp", Tebow captioned his post.

"You represented Miss. Universe so well!" he wrote.

Dishing on the proposal to PEOPLE, Tim revealed he wasn't nervous. "I don't want to be single; I'm ready to settle down and start a family".

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Tebow told PEOPLE about his feelings before the big moment. I love you and I can't wait to spend forever with you! "But I wasn't nervous to actually ask her". "My faith is important to me - it's the most important thing - and I need to be with someone who also shares that faith".

Tebow, a devout Christian, has long planned to remain a virgin until marriage. "No one will be happier than me when I finally find the right person".

Tebow, who has been looking for Mrs.

Tebow won two national championships with the Florida Gators and the Heisman Trophy in 2007. Despite leading the Broncos to a win over the Steelers in the first round of the 2012 playoffs, Tebow was traded in the offseason to the Jets.

Tebow and Peters made headlines just before the holidays with reports that New York Mets outfielder had invited his girlfriend to spend Thanksgiving with his family.

During her speech, Nel-Peters, 23, jokingly apologized to Tebow's father.

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