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When his church discriminated, this Minister turned to American Marriage Ministries

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 13th, 2020

Our Constitution might proclaim the equality of all people, but for many Americans, discrimina...

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When should officiants say No to a ceremony?

Published: Monday, Oct. 12th, 2020

For couples, weddings are all about saying yes, right? Yes to love, yes

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Involve Children in Planning Your Microwedding Ceremony with Seasonal Crafts

Published: Friday, Oct. 9th, 2020

Need some help keeping your kids busy while you plan your pandemic wedding? Been stuck inside ...

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Roll Out The Barrel: Washington State Loosens Wedding Reception Rules!

Published: Thursday, Oct. 8th, 2020

While we don’t normally get this granular here on the blog, an email from Washington Sta...

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Marriage Equality Threatened once more, as Two Supreme Court Justices Challenge Obergefell v Hodges

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 6th, 2020

On Monday, Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito made it clear that marriage...

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Published: Tuesday, Oct. 6th, 2020

One of the first things that crosses your mind when a couple asks you to officiate their weddi...

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Plan a Simple Wedding Ceremony With Inspiration from One Couple’s ‘Year and a Day’ Pagan Engagement

Published: Monday, Oct. 5th, 2020

What ingredients go into a perfect, low-cost handfasting ceremony? Where should the bigge...

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“Having the care of souls” as an online-ordained minister: How wedding officiant ministers exceed the legal standards of state marriage law requirements.

Published: Friday, Oct. 2nd, 2020

Before we even get into the matter at hand, here’s a warning – this one’s no...

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