AMERICAN WEDDINGS BLOG

Stay up to date with the latest wedding ceremony trends, script writing inspiration, tips and advice for first-time officiants, and news that matters to couples and wedding ministers.

GET ORDAINED
WITH AMM

Become a Wedding Officiant with Our Free Online Ordination!

Rehearsal03

Rehearsals are Important - Even When Officiating a Friend’s Casual Backyard Wedding Ceremony

Published: Thursday, Sep. 10th, 2020

All over the country, wedding ceremonies are shrinking in size and becoming less formal. Weddi...

READ MORE

Officiant

Attention Officiants: 4 things you might forget the day of the wedding (and what to do about it)

Published: Tuesday, Sep. 8th, 2020

You love making a couple’s wedding day special. You love seeing friends get together to ...

READ MORE

Samhainweddingcoupleinmasks

So you’ve been asked to officiate a Halloween or Samhain wedding...

Published: Friday, Sep. 4th, 2020

As we move into fall, there’s one day calling like a whisper in the woods, beckoning the...

READ MORE

1200px flag of virginia.svg

New marriage officiant legislation submitted in Virginia, fails to address broader discrimination

Published: Monday, Aug. 31st, 2020

On August 26, the Virginia Senate introduced Senate Bill No. 5121 (SB 5121), which, if passed,...

READ MORE

Microphone

Microphone Tips for Wedding Officiants and Couples

Published: Monday, Aug. 31st, 2020

Good officiants spend a lot of time crafting the

READ MORE

Donate to AMM

Your generosity keeps American Marriage Ministries running.

Elope cover2

ELOPE: An illustrated guide to an eco-friendly & empowered alternative wedding (PART 2)

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 26th, 2020

 

Creating a wedding ceremony is one part hard work, and one part inspiration....

READ MORE

Elope cover

ELOPE: An illustrated guide to an eco-friendly & empowered alternative wedding (PART 1)

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 26th, 2020

 

Creating a wedding ceremony is one part hard work, and one part inspiration....

READ MORE

GET ORDAINED
WITH AMM

Become a Wedding Officiant with Our Free Online Ordination!