Brenda M. Owen Wedding Officiant, Minister received a new client review of their services.
So many wonderful, unusual, funny, sometimes crazy and down right irritating things happen before, during and after a wedding ceremony I have often been told I should keep a log and write a book! I guess the first thing I should address is the fee that an officiant charges. Many couples call and ask 'how much'. Then decide the fee is too much. Let me try and explain a little about what is involved. Often times we meet with the couple to discuss their 'wedding vision'. I do not charge a fee for a meeting, some do. Numerous emails and sometimes phone calls to try and get the couple to get the info to me needed to write their ceremony. Write the ceremony, get it approved by the couple. If I am booked for rehearsal, I must get a list, by name and of everyone involved in the wedding processional...