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Wedding Ceremony Disasters, and How to Avoid Them

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 26th, 2018

In previous articles, we mentioned the need for good communication between the couple and thei...

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Will a Government Shutdown Prevent You From Filing Your Marriage License Or Getting Married? (updated)

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 18th, 2018

With Donald Trump threatening to shut down the government if Democrats refuse to pay for ...

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Blood, Guts & Gore: British Couple Celebrates Zombie-Themed Walking Dead Wedding Ceremony

Published: Monday, Dec. 17th, 2018

What started out as a joke between two fans of AMC’s hit TV show "The Walking Dead&...

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Words are Powerful – Creating a Wedding Ceremony that Suits the Couple

Published: Friday, Dec. 14th, 2018

In previous articles, we have talked about how to create a “religious feel” in the...

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New York Times Features American Marriage Ministries in Article about Online Ordination

Published: Thursday, Dec. 13th, 2018

You know you are doing something right -- hopefully not wrong -- when the New York Times

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Writing Tips: It’s Personal… Putting the “You” into a Wedding Ceremony

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 12th, 2018

We hear all of the time that one of the main reasons couples ask their friend or family member...

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5 Tips for Including Pets in Your Wedding Ceremony

Published: Monday, Dec. 10th, 2018

We’re a 50/50 split between dog-people and cat-people here at AMM, but one thing that we...

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Wedding Ceremony Tips: How to Compromise with Religious Relatives, for Non-Religious Couples

Published: Sunday, Dec. 9th, 2018

Here’s the scenario. The wedding is still a ways off -- because you’re a smart cou...

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