After you receive ordination from
Ministries you will have the authority to do what tens of thousands of people
ordained are now doing, perform a wedding ceremony. This is a
opportunity to earn extra money to support yourself and family and your
ministry. World Christianship Ministries has extensive experience
in performing legal wedding ceremonies and we will share that knowledge
with you! No other internet ministry or internet church has the
of doing "hands on" wedding ceremonies like World Christianship
So don't wait, you can have the legal authority to be a wedding
minister, marriage minister or wedding officiant, marriage officiant
of your life and do Christian Marriages. Perform a legal wedding
ceremony for friends, family and others.
Pictured above is Minister Powell of Arizona
and one of the 15 happy couples he has joined in marriage.
Rev. Powell writes:
"I performed 15 wedding last year,
have a one
ministry. Your credentials and
have been an inspiration, and God is using me in ways I never thought
Question: How many
ceremonies has the Administrator/Bishop of World Christianship
Rev. McElroy (the founder and administrator of WCM) has performed well over 2,500 marriage ceremonies in homes, gardens, parks, halls, churches, national parks, at the ocean, in the mountains, at places of business and even on horseback.
Question: How much of an offering should I ask for doing a marriage ceremony?
Generally this is up to you. On the average you might request an
offering of $50 to $250 or more
for doing a wedding ceremony
on the size of the town or city, and whether or not it is a simple or
ceremony. Doing marriage ceremonies is an excellent way to make money.
Most home ceremonies are simple and quick to perform. Most couples are
not looking for a long ceremony, but rather a fairly short, but nice,
ceremony. The World Christianship Ministries Marriage Minister Handbook is a perfect reference for doing weddings in homes, gardens, parks, at business locations, almost anywhere.
Question: Do I have to have a church to do weddings?
you do not need a physical church in order to do weddings.
may work from your home if you wish. Also, many of the people we
ordain have family that get involved in the weddings by providing
like photographs, flowers and such, or taking appointments over the
phone or computer. There are many possibilities
for family members who are creative. However, these are only
suggestions and not a requirement. The marriage ceremony itself is the
most important thing.
Question: Will I be able to do weddings in all states?
Yes, you may perform legal weddings in all states as an ordained or
licensed minister (clergy). A few states require filing of credentials before doing a wedding ceremony. Check our Marriage Laws in Each State page for detailed information in your state. A few states also required a Letter of Good Standing
for doing weddings. Nevada does not make it easy for independent
ministers to do weddings, and New York City requires some extra steps
also, but not the rest of New York state.
Question: I would like to have my relative ordained just to do my wedding ceremony. Can this be done?
Yes, your relative (or friend) can be ordained and do your
And, since we ordain individuals for life your relative (or
will always have the authority to perform a legal marriage ceremony and
(or) begin a Christian ministry if they wish to do so.
World Christianship Ministries LLC
PO Box 20030, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151
Ministry Phone Number
(559) 297- 4271
Fax # for Applications:
(559) 297- 4223
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