How to Choose the Right Wedding Officiant for Your Big Day

Before making your final decision, read reviews from other couples who have worked with the officiant. This will give you a better idea of their performance and how they’ve helped other couples create a meaningful ceremony.Choosing the right wedding officiant can make all the difference in your ceremony. Continue reading

The Importance of Paying a Security Deposit

Paying a deposit to your wedding officiant and vendors is an integral part of the wedding planning process. It not only secures your preferred date and services but also establishes trust, professionalism, and mutual commitment. Continue reading

Marriage License Application Process in Greenville County, South Carolina

The Marriage License Division in Greenville County requires in-person application by both parties. Fees vary based on residency and start at $45 for Greenville County residents. Ceremony is mandatory in South Carolina, and there’s a 24-hour waiting period once application is filed. Licenses are valid statewide. Applications can be made online or in person, ensuring timely planning. Continue reading

Wedding Officiant as Speaker | Weddings by Sonita

Public speaking can be nerve-wracking, even for experienced wedding officiants. To combat stage fright, practice your speech multiple times, both alone and in front of a mirror. Familiarize yourself with the ceremony script, allowing you to speak confidently and naturally. Read more within the article… Continue reading

Understanding the Legalities: A Guide for Wedding Officiants

“For instance, some jurisdictions have a waiting period between when the license is issued and when the ceremony can take place, while others may require the license to be returned to a specific office within a certain time frame after the ceremony.” Continue reading