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The Wedding Officiant's Guide to Planning a Minimony

Published: Thursday, Aug. 6th, 2020

What is a minimony?

The newly dubbed minimony is an intimate, bare-minimum-scale wedding with the focus entirely on the couple as they exchange their vows and words of commitment in a ceremony. Just a few wedding day elements and vendors are thoughtfully selected and incorporated to help commemorate the occasion. ...

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Getting Ordained and Performing Marriage in Different States: How does it work?

Published: Friday, Jul. 17th, 2020

For all the inquiring AMM Ministers on the go, we have excellent news: your ordination is recognized in the entire United States regardless of where you live!...

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Skype, Zoom, Livestream: Virtual Wedding Ceremonies Defined

Published: Wednesday, Apr. 29th, 2020

With crowd restrictions and business closures putting a forcible halt to wedding plans, couples are quickly looking to the innovative concept of the virtual wedding ceremony as the solution to their Coronavirus wedding woes....

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Online ordained minister performs heartwarming socially distant wedding ceremony at assisted living center

Published: Saturday, Apr. 25th, 2020

Socially distanced elopements are quickly becoming the newest wedding ceremony trend in the wake of COVID-19, and AMM Minister Sean Kelley of Ohio just officiated one of the most extraordinary ones we’ve heard of yet....


Wedding Officiant Do's & Don't's

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 26th, 2020

We’ve scoured our most popular guidance articles and compiled a helpful list of officiant pointers that are frequently overlooked in the hustle and bustle of wedding preparations. Without further ado -


Wedding Officiant Do's & Don't's



AMM Glossary: Helpful Words Every Ordained Minister Needs to Know

Published: Friday, Feb. 14th, 2020


Ordination / Ordained

To become a Minister and have the authority to perform ceremonies. American Marriage Ministries is the entity with the power to ordain you - that is, grant you the authority - to perform marriage.



To perform a service or ceremony....

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Couples: How to Work Best With Your Wedding Officiant

Published: Friday, Jan. 24th, 2020

Working closely with your wedding officiant is a must, but a lot of couples don’t quite know how to navigate or coordinate their timeline with their wedding officiant’s. We’re here to give you some pointers so that you know what to expect, and how to get a head start on your ceremony planning.


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...So What Does a Wedding Officiant Really Do?

Published: Friday, Jan. 24th, 2020

Wedding officiants devote countless hours to thoughtfully crafting the perfect wedding ceremony. They strive to tell meaningful stories of love and commitment, and they pour their own hearts and souls into the wedding ceremonies they perform....


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