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Getting Started: How to Write a Basic Wedding Ceremony

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2019

When creating a wedding ceremony, one of the big questions that first-time officiants ask is, ...

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Asked to Perform a Wedding Ceremony? Here’s Why You Should Say “Yes!”

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 19th, 2019

Being asked to officiate a wedding is an incredible honor. Full stop. No matter what happens f...

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Cut Wedding Expenses by Focusing on What Matters the Most -- The Ceremony!

Published: Friday, Feb. 15th, 2019

If there is one day you wa...

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Look Mom, We’re Famous! A Throwback to AMM’s Television Appearances

Published: Thursday, Feb. 14th, 2019

With so many new ministers joining American Marriage Ministries this year, some of you newer m...

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AMM and IAPWO Announce Partnership to Promote Best Practices for Officiants

Published: Monday, Feb. 4th, 2019

Below is a press release that that we are very excited about, and that will make A...

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Who Actually Writes the Wedding Ceremony?

Published: Monday, Jan. 28th, 2019

...the officiant? The bride? The groom?  Siri?

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How to Include Family and Friends In Your Wedding Ceremony

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 22nd, 2019

When it comes time to plan the wedding, couples often want to include close friends and family...

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