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Feb. 1st, 2021

Elope With a Dreamy, Teeny-Tiny, Covid-Era Ceremony

Keep your wedding short, sweet, simple, and safer with a teeny-tiny covid-era DIY elopement ceremony.

Jan. 28th, 2021

Alabama no longer requires marriage licenses or solemniza...

As of 2019, Alabama doesn’t require marriage licenses or solemnization. We answer common questions facing marriage officiants and couples in the state.

Jan. 27th, 2021

Bride Or Groom MIA On The Wedding Day? Here’s What To Do!

Professional officiants answer the question: What if a bride or groom doesn’t show up or is running late? If you’re performing a wedding for the first time o...

Jan. 23rd, 2021

This newlywed asked Miss Manners for wedding advice, and ...

AMM takes a swing at a Miss Manners letter, regarding wedding planning, family involvement, and c...

Jan. 21st, 2021

Can you apply for your marriage license online? It depends.

Wondering how to apply for a marriage license during the covid coronavirus pandemic? You’re not a...

Jan. 20th, 2021

Sequel Weddings: What to Expect From a Couple’s Second Ce...

Sequel weddings & second ceremonies are trending in 2021- a creative solution to Covid gathering ...

Asked to Officiate a Wedding?

Follow these simple steps to perform marriage for friends and family.

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Jan. 18th, 2021

Last Minute Wedding: Officiating a Ceremony on Short Noti...

Not all weddings come with months of planning. Say yes to officiating elopements, short notice ce...

Jan. 12th, 2021

Write a Wedding Ceremony Using a Classic Story Arc

Wedding ceremonies should tell a story! Use classic story structure to write a ceremony script wi...

Jan. 8th, 2021

How Wedding Officiants Save the Day When There’s a Sudden...

What happens when a wedding venue cancels or closes unexpectedly? Learn how wedding officiants sa...

Jan. 5th, 2021

Wedding Prep for Ministers

How to prepare for & perform a wedding ceremony starting with the basics! For first time & new of...

Jan. 4th, 2021

AMM’s “Navigating Your Wedding Ceremony” empowers couples...

"Navigating Your Wedding Ceremony" is the latest one-of-a-kind guide for planning a one-of-a-kind...

Jan. 4th, 2021

4 Tips for New Ministers

These are 4 rules that every new and first time officiant should follow when preparing for the we...

Dec. 31st, 2020

What to wear as weddings trend toward the bold, bright & ...

Bright, bold, colorful weddings are trending for 2021. What should wedding officiants wear to a c...

Dec. 29th, 2020

Rock the Mic Like an AMM Minister -- Handling Ceremony In...

Simple ways ministers can handle unexpected mistakes, ceremony interruptions & avoid wedding disa...

Dec. 24th, 2020

Tradition & Creativity in the Ceremony

Find the best ceremony fit for your couple. Borrow from ancient traditions or create new, unconve...

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