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  • 48 years in business
  • 249 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 19 hours

Jeffrey L.

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Saying that Patty is one of the best wedding officiants would not be a lie! My husband and I didn’t know where to start with our ceremony and Patty helped us create the best ceremony for us. She was able to take different pieces, verbiage, poems, etc. that we liked and created a ceremony that was personalized and special to us. She quickly becomes a great friend or pseudo aunt instead of just an officiant that you hired. Patty was amazing to work with and was always so kind and patient with us. Patty not only excels at creating the best ceremony, but delivering it as well. You can feel her warmth and love during the ceremony and she has a way of making any nervous feeling just melt away. You feel that you, your spouse and she are the only ones at the ceremony. After “Congratulations!”, “...that ceremony was the most amazing ceremony ever…” was the second most frequent thing we heard from all our guests. We knew the ceremony we created with Patty was special, but hearing it from more than 100 of our guests really confirmed to us that we made the right choice in selecting Patty for our wedding officiant.

Shy M.

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Patricia Burgess officiated our Spring 2016 wedding. She was unlike any officiant a bride or groom could ask for! Patty, you made our day so special, unique and... US!!! You spoke to both of our hearts and are simply amazing at what you do. We couldn't have imagined it any other way! Your ideas, willingness to listen and creativity made our day perfect! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!!!

Daniel S.

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Patty was always helpful and available. Service was beautiful and unique to us. Would suggest to anyone looking for "your wedding" not just a wedding.

  • 5 years in business
  • 126 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 6 hours

Christy K.

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Craig was awesome! He took care of over 50 guests at a Wedding shower and did a flawless job. His cocktails were exceptional, his service was fast and he did it all with a great attitude and big smile. He even helped me create two unique specialty drinks (one each for the bride & groom). He set up the bar without the need for oversight or instruction and cleaned up and closed down at the end of the night. I have had many parties and I can say without hesitation that Craig is the best!!!

Erica Saad S.

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My husband and I had a great experience hiring Craig for our wedding in Duluth. We appreciated how thorough he was and his attention to every detail. He is very hard working, aims to please, great value for the money. He took care of everything which let us relax and enjoy the night. His tip jar was full and I know he earned it! We will certainly be hiring Craig again.

Christopher C.

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Craig "Citizen" Dane is a professional bartender. He tended at our wedding for about 75 people and everything went smoothly. I highly recommend him for any event.

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  • 32 years in business
  • 139 hires on Thumbtack
  • Marietta, GA

Sue M.

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As the owner of a wedding Venue, I have heard 100's of wedding ceremonies but none as beautifully worded as the weddings he has officiated for us! He makes every one so comfortable because of his personality and years of experience.

Marshell D.

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Randy, was very accomodating to my request to perform two ceremonies. One private and one at out Roaring 20s wedding celebration. I am truly happy that I chose him.

Hanna R.

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We couldn't have picked a better officiant for our wedding ceremony. Randy made our special day one we will always remember. We HIGHLY recommend him!

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  • 5 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
  • Decatur, GA

Mayuko I.

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Carol has officiated our 5/29/15 wedding in Decatur. She was professional and very quick to respond to our email with question, She is able to cater ceremony to our needs. Lots of guest gave us compliment about her beautiful ceremony and spiritual quality in the ceremony. She has very calm and peaceful quality in her voice and warm personality. We are very happy we went with her. My sister in Law got married by her so I was able to witness her magic beforehand so it was a big factor.

Grayson W.

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Carol was great! I'm very glad I chose her as my wedding officiant. The only reason I can't give her 5 stars is because she was just slightly late the day of the wedding. By like 2 minutes. But the guests never noticed and she was very sweet and professional. She really works with you on your vows and has options for Catholics, Christian (non denominational) as well as non religious all together. Thanks for being a part of my big day Carol!!!

Ann F.

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Carol was everything we could have dreamed of in a wedding officiant. She talked through everything we wanted with us and she delivered our ceremony in an unconventional setting without hesitation. We highly recommend Carol!!

  • 32 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 8 hours

Kimberly H.

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Fred Forsh (Minister, Pastor, Wedding Officiant), married my Wife and I on November 22, 2014, and was a joy to work with. Mr. Forsh was easy to communicated to about scheduling and planning issues that arose during the beginning stages of the how, what, and when process. Mr. Forsh is a soft-spoken professional who was on time and prepared for the event. I would highly recommend using Mr. Forsh as your Wedding Officiant, you will not be disappointed, we weren’t.

Unique A.

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Fred was great!!! He was on time, dressed and ready to unite myself and my love in the presence of our family and friends. Well before the day of, Fred meet with us to go over our expectations for the ceremony. We wanted a short, sweet and light ceremony and that is exactly what he gave us. I have no reservations about recommending Fred to anyone who is seeking a wedding officiant.

Georgia P.

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It was a pleasure working with Fred Forsh. The ceremony was great. As an added bonus, he sang as I was coming down the isle. The perfect addition to the wedding. He was very professional and attended the rehearsal as well. And he was on time. Great job!

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  • 4 years in business
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 1 min

Ta'Neshia F.

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Our experience with Wrights wedding was very, very beautiful itbwas filled with tears and laughter....it was very heart warming and welcoming on educating us even more on the expectations of God and our union. I really want to say thank you....lol you are now a part of our family and I would highly recommend your services to anyone. Thank you Love the Ferguson's

Jermaine S.

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Robert wright was great he was very attentive and detailed with our special day. He made the experience less stressful which was a huge plus. If you need a wedding oficiant he is your guy, very professional.

Brittney H.

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Robert was great he worked with me and my family to make sure that we had the best he could offer. I recommend him to anyone who needs a wedding officiant! !

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  • 11 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Grayson, GA

Ashton C.

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You won't find a better group! - We used Earl and Annette for premarital counseling, and Annette for our wedding officiant. They are open, real, and honest and have an outlined course laid out with different topics in each session. They gave hypothetical scenarios and we discussed them. They are great examples of a loving relationship, allowing us to see why their professional and personal opinion has worked for them. My guests couldn't stop raving about Annette as our officiant. They said she was funny, unique, and real. She has a great speaking voice too!! We love them and couldn't imagine trusting anyone else to help prepare us for this new adventure.

Susanna S.

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My now husband and I went to earl and Annette for premarital counseling and Annette was also the officiant for our wedding. Both of us were really happy with them. Counseling is a hard thing to do, but Earl and Annette made it easy. They made both of us feel very comfortable during the counseling sessions. They are very real and down to earth and they helped us immensely. And Annette did a beautiful job with the ceremony. They both truly care about what they do and it shows. You will not regret using their services.

Donna B.

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Annette and her husband Earl were great counseling my husband and I. Annette was patient with us as our plans changed and offered to help us in any way she could. She never was quick to send us on our way because she genuinely cares and is serious,sincere and passionate about her work. Her love for people is evident. I recommend E&A counseling service and Annette is more than perfect to officiant your wedding.

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Rev. Heinz

4.9

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  • 8 years in business
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 9 hours

Jean M.

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My humble apologies for just posting this. My husband Bruce Davis and I hired Rev. Heinz to officiate our wedding for May 30th 2015. We explained to him we wanted to get married bare footed and the symbolic meaning behind it...This man of God went beyond the call of duty and personally wrote our vows and incorporated ALL we shared with him!!! He conducted a beautiful, heart felt ceremony we will treasure the rest of our lives...our wedding was special and intimate because Rev. Heinz made it that way...and yes I saw the tears of happiness not just on our faces but his as well! Why settle for less, get the best and Rev. Heinz will make your day magical as he did ours! We thank you so much for all you did to make our wedding a Day To Remember...Peace and Blessings Bruce & Jean Davis 😄😀😊

Kyle G.

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Heinz did our wedding a couple weeks ago and we were very happy with his services. He was very prompt, thorough and professional. Above all he made it clear from the start that it was OUR day and his priority was to make it enjoyable for us, which he did.

Tanisha L.

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Let me start by saying that I would highly recommend Rev Heinz. From our first meeting to the day of my wedding Rev Heinz has been only the best. He was on time at the wedding and made all my guest feel comfortable. He is truly a phenomenal person...

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  • 14 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 28 min

Elizabeth J.

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The wedding was last minute but Kathy came to the rescue and performed a beautiful ceremony. I cant thank her enough for the heartfelt, and personal touch. the fact that she is a god fearing woman made the ceremony holy and spiritual. God was definitely present that day! God bless her!

Sherry R.

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Our wedding was beautiful thanks to Kathy Ross. She is a wonderful and warm, yet professional officiant and made our ceremony perfect - even better than we imagined. We highly recommend her.

Latoyia C.

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Such a kindred spirit and so anointed. She made my wedding perfect. Id highly recommend her.

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  • 7 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 27 min

Paul W.

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My fiancé’s Mother is very ill and her last wish was to see us get married. We contacted Dr. Buckhalter the morning before and she was happy to do a ceremony for us. She was easy to talk to and made the process easy. It was wonderful to see our mother so happy and smiling during the whole ceremony. Thank you so much!!!

Tamika H.

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Dr. Buckhalter united my husband and I in holy matrimony on 10/18/14. She was professional and provided words to live by. I often think of the words she spoke at our wedding and I'm forever grateful!!

Jessica B.

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Wonderful woman! Wanted a quick and easy ceremony and she was perfect! Would recommend to Everyone!

  • 5 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 12 min

Lauren M.

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Working with Britany and Jon niece was an absolutely pleasure! They both take great pride in what they do, and it shows!! Britany did an outstanding job as our officiant, making it as comfortable as humanly possible. She wrote our vows for us and we couldn't have said them any better! Jon niece captured every emotion in our wedding ceremony photos, giving us wonderful pictures that we will have forever. Thank you so much ladies for your professionalism and outstanding work!!

Travis C.

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Although my wedding date hasn't come yet, therefore we have physically worked together. But so far very pleased with their professionalism and attentiveness that they have shown me. I am very excited to work with Unbridled Love, Studio218 on May 6, 2016

Tracy H.

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britany and jon'niece were awesome. their professionalism and amazing work helped make our wedding very special.so glad we hired them!!!!

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  • 9 years in business
  • 91 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 hours

Duane S.

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I am a pastoral counselor myself who has been rather isolated in my ministry. I needed another person to hear my personal struggle with a client and a place to process the impact it was having on me personally. Greg was appropriately supportive, lifted up things I needed to consider and brought the Word to my experience. What ministered to me most was his intercessory prayer on my behalf. While I often pray for and with others in my work seldom do I hear prayers ascending on my behalf.

Waldemar R.

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Besides opening my heart and let out all my frustrations for the first time, Mr. Griffin was very responsive and professional, and he provided me with tools that have been of great help and made me look at my marriage from a different perspective. I thought divorce was my only option, but I am glad I had the courage to seek help from GGCC, LLC.

Andreina C.

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We had a great first session with Greg. He is very kind and his examples helped us to understand better his points Looking forward to complete more sessions with him before our wedding

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  • 2 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 0 min

Holly S.

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Reverend Marcia is wonderful!! We made last minute arrangements for a quick wedding because my husband is set to deploy with USAF later this month. Reverend Marcia rearranged her own busy schedule to marry us at our house on a Friday night. The ceremony was beautifully written and flawlessly delivered with such love and respect that it brought tears to everyone present. Thank you very much for the binder so that I may revisit those words and vows for years to come. Reverend Marcia, words cannot express our gratitude for the lovely ceremony and your beautiful blessings. We truly appreciate your thoughtfulness and on such short notice! Very professional and very caring. Well done & keep up the great work! Thank you!

Jessica D.

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We were so happy to have had Marcia officiate our wedding! She met with us beforehand and helped us think through how we wanted our ceremony. Marcia was intuitive and supportive through the process. She has such a kind, warm, spirit and will work with you and your belief system. As with most weddings, not everything went as planned, and during that time, Marcia provided support and a positive spirit, helping make it a wonderful experience. Our friends are still talking about what an amazing ceremony we had. I would highly recommend Marcia to anyone!

  • 8 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 hours

Sina N.

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The best word to describe it all is Outstanding!!! Gabriella did a fabulous job officiating my daughter's wedding ceremony. If I hit the rewind button to the point when I was still looking for someone to officiate my daughter's wedding, it would again be Gabriella without any hesitation. Not only she did a tremendous job with the text of the ceremony, but also her performance was really great. She is very patient, kind, soft spoken and highly professional. Everyone loved her. I highly recommend Gabriella to anyone who is planning a wedding. What a nice lady.

Sharon W.

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Rev Gabriella is one of the sweetest women I have ever met. She made my wedding day so special! She is very professional, a great communicator and tries to make sure your wedding will be exactly what you want. Highly recommend!

Allen F.

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Reverend Cahaley presented a very nice ceremony. We were very pleased with her wonderful manner. She made our small family wedding go smoothly. She was just what we were looking for in a minister. Truly a blessing!

  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 43 min
  • Lawrenceville, GA

Aurora Q.

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Mr. Ackerson kept in touch thought the hiring process, up to when he arrived at my wedding day. He answered all my questions, and went through with all my request. I want it the ceremony short, non religious, and simple. We were married in less than 10 minutes. :) My nerves got to me on my wedding day, but Mr.Ackerson managed to give us a small talk beforehand to calm me down. My husband and I were very happy with his service. Thank you!

Mary W.

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What a privilege is was to have Wayne officiant our ceremony. Wayne provided us everything we asked for. If you are looking for something truly special and prepared especially for you this is the gentleman for you. He will be our officiant for our vow renewal. Thank you Wayne for a great and special moment in our life. M and G

Karen S.

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Wayne was very professional and was exactly what we were looking for. He gave us the "to the point" wedding we asked for.

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 16 min
  • Duluth, GA

Anissa F.

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I met Minister Scott a few years ago as a member of Antioch Baptist Church North in Atlanta, Georgia. I have found Min. Scott to be a very dedicated church leader who has a passion for helping young people, especially college students. In addition to his full-time professional obligations as a teacher and his family obligations to his wife and children, Min. Scott finds time to lead the Christians in College ministry to help nurture young Christians at a time in their lives when their faith is often tested by the challenges and temptations of college life. Although I have never been married, I am confident that Min. Scott would prove to be an excellent wedding officiant for any couple seeking a minister who is called to nurture people at important junctures in their lives -- whether it's the beginning of one's adult life as a college student or at the beginning of one's life as a married person. If I am ever so blessed to get married one day, I would not hesitate to ask Min. Scott to officiate our wedding ceremony.

Latonya B.

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Minister Scott is a great man. He was very very patient with me when communication was bad on my end. He was so professional and had such a calm demeanor. My wedding ceremony stated an hour late and he was still very patient with us all. He even stuck around to take pictures with my husband and I. Minister Scott was concerned with making sure that our ceremony went exactly how we wanted it to go. He is very knowledgeable in ministry and he wasn't pushy about anything. He allowed the ceremony to go off without a hitch. I would love to work with him again.

Dana C.

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Minister Scott was professional and did an amazing job. We are thankful to have found such a great Minister for our wedding.

  • 9 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 10 hours

Laurie F.

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Thank you for the wonderful job you did at my daughter's wedding. It was the most loving , peaceful, and enjoyable wedding I have every attended. I would recommend you to anyone looking for a minister. Thank you Laurie

Brenda E.

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Rev. Fischer listens to what the couple wants and makes sure that what they want happens. He is very open to all traditions and ideas and realizes that this is a very special day for the bride and groom.

Karen R.

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Sweetest man ever. He listened to the couple's wants and needs and he was early. Can't go wrong with Reverend Philip. Book him now 😄

  • 17 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 13 hours

Steven C.

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We had hired Fonix Entertainment for our Company Holiday party! It was the best party we ever had! We had Lead DJ, DJ Travis and the guy can mix! He knows how to read the crowd and keep the dance floor full till the very end. Working with Fonix Entertainment was super easy and fun, they had a database for us to use on how we wanted to plan on the night and music and we also had a quick phone call the same week to review logistics and any additional equipment needed. I forgot to mention that our CEO was going to be making a speech during our event but DJ Travis was already prepared. At the end of our party, Travis had mentioned he had a technical difficulty but being a tech guy, I did not notice as came prepared and had a back cord to solve his problem. There's something to be said about paying more for a DJ company and DJ like Fonix Entertainment and Travis. Last year we spent half of what we spent with Fonix this year and last year's party ended early and the DJ didn't even have any current music. I do have to also give a shout out to the Office Manager Olivia, she is pretty awesome and always joy to speak to. When she told us Fonix does other events, I was pleased to hear this as we will be using Fonix for another company event in a couple of months. And I am actually in the process of booking DJ Travis for my Wedding in April! These guys are worth every penny!

Hannah M.

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I used Fonix Entertainment for my wedding in August and I am so glad I did! Originally, I had booked Olivia for my Month of Coordination and she kept me so organized from the moment I booked her. Having her be by my side helped a lot too as I had my Maid of Honor, Mom and Mother-in-Law neck at neck with their opinions of what I should do. The best way to put it, is Olivia, become my voice of reason and anchor. After booking her, I got input on booking one of Fonix Entertainment's DJs and we booked Travis. He was so much fun and really listened to us about what we were looking for in a Wedding DJ! We spent more than what we had anticipated with both the DJ and Coordinator BUT we are so glad we did as Olivia also helped us out with creating a budget for us and actually kept us under budget by a few hundred dollars! Total bonus! To this day, we are still having guests come up to us telling us how much fun they had at our wedding! If I could do it all over again, I would and still book Fonix Entertainment, no question asked!

Emma W.

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We booked Fonix Entertainment for our Wedding on December 16 this year and we had a blast! DJ Travis was so easy to work with! He had the dance floor full the moment we opened it. We still have people talking about the DJ and how much fun they had! I want to do my wedding all over again! DJ Travis is worth every penny between the talent, professionalism and customer service!

  • 2 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 3 min

Shaleaha C.

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I can never thank Nicole enough for making our wedding day just that much more special! Not only did she write the PERFECT personalized script for the ceremony, but she was also some of the best emotional support during one of the most stressful times before the ceremony began. She definitely fit right in but was still very professional! She gets to know you personally and incorporates both of your personalities into the script just perfectly! I could not have been happier with our choice to go with Nicole for our wedding! Look no further, you have found exactly what you are looking for with her!

Christina L.

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Nicole did an awesome job! She was on time and helped us with everything we needed last minute! I highly reccommend her!

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Cornelia, GA

Mark & Sarah M.

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We were so lucky to find John! My husband and i instantly connected with him and had no doubt that he was the pastor for us! John went above and beyond to make our waterfall ceremony perfect for us. The wedding was arranged last minute and the ceremony site was only decided the morning of the wedding but john rolled with it and was totally unfazed, kind and gracious. We would absolutely recommend John and are so happy that we found him and that he agreed to be a part of our special day. Thank you John you are the best!!!!

  • Response time: 21 hours
  • Athens, GA

Christian H.

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We had the pleasure of being the first wedding this wonderful Officiant.. well, officiated! She was wonderful, profession and took the time to work with us on the smallest of details... from exactly how we wanted to wedding to go, down to what she was supposed to wear! We would highly recommend her!

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