Where do you perform weddings?
I perform wedding ceremonies in the state of Georgia and I currently serve Atlanta and surrounding counties. Call me about wedding location and let’s make it happen!
I also perform elopement ceremonies (a.ka. KISS ceremonies) at a private and intimate location in the Cumming area. Location information will be disclosed in person during consultation meeting. Check out our Beau Beginnings Bliss room update here.
Who are you ordained by?
I am a non- denominational minister ordained through the Universal Life Church which is located in Modesto, California. Click here to view a copy of license and I am willing to show my credentials and letter of good standing in person.
What kind of wedding ceremonies do you perform?
I perform civil, inter-faith, inter-cultural, non- denominational and religious wedding ceremonies.
What other kinds of ceremonies do you perform?
I perform baby blessing/ baby naming ceremonies, vow renewal, family reunification ceremonies, elopement (KISS ceremonies), micro weddings and engagement celebrations.
How much will my ceremony cost?
Please see services page for investment details.. To get an specific quote for your customized wedding, simply contact us at or (678)707-3056.
How do we book you?
Please send me your request in “Get in Touch”
What forms of payment do you accept?
The preferred method of payment of your initial deposit is Paypal or Venmo. Please bear in mind that PayPal requires an additional 3% for processing, but this is the fastest way to “lock in” your date. I can also send a Paypal or Venmo request.
What is the retainer required to secure your services?
The retainer fee $100.00 is required to reserve your date and time.
What happens after we pay our initial retainer?
After receiving the retainer fee you will receive an on-boarding email which will include: welcome packet, first meeting information, Beau Beginnings client features
Are there any additional costs we should know about?
If I travel to a venue that charges an admission fee or parking fee, the client is responsible to provide cash to cover the parking fee or I may ask that you reimburse Beau Beginnings on the day of the ceremony.
Do you require a contract?
Yes, you will be asked to approve and sign a contract that confirms booking details and wedding ceremony details. This protects all parties involved and prevents misunderstandings.
When is the balance due?
The full balance of any unpaid fee, rehearsal fee ( if applicable) or travel fee ( if applicable) is due no later than the week of the wedding date. The wedding ceremony will not take place if the balance is not paid in full.
Can you purchase our marriage license for us?
I can’t purchase your marriage license. You are responsible for applying and purchasing your license in person at the appropriate county probate court.However I will assist you by providing available resources that can answer your question or concern.
What do I need to purchase marriage license?
Please click to read the conditions and procedures one will be issued a marriage license.
Where can we get a marriage license?
As long as one partner resides in Georgia, you can purchase a marriage license at any county probate court.
When do you arrive at the venue on the day of the wedding and rehearsal
If the rehearsal is part of your wedding ceremony investment, I will arrive about 30 mins early to coordinate with the vendor (s).
I will arrive between 1 hr-45 mins before the wedding ceremony to check on legal documents and greet the wedding party.
Do you offer pre-marital education?
Yes, I offer pre-marital education as an active clergy member of ULC and as a SYMBIS facilitator trained in pre-marital education. Please see the Premarital Service page for more information.
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Are we allowed to write our own vows?
Absolutely yes! If you choose specified services you are welcome to create your vow. Vow writing assistance and samples are offered if requested.
What do you wear when you officiate at a wedding?
My attire for the ceremony is appropriate to the formality of the occasion.
Are you willing to incorporate elements of other cultures or religions?
Yes, we are willing to incorporate cultural elements or religious traditions.
When will we sign the marriage license?
We will sign marriage license before or after the wedding ceremony in a private area.
We want to get married but do not want a big wedding or just go to the courthouse. What are our options?
The Deluxe KISS & KISS ceremonies offered by Beau Beginnings are your ideal options. You will enjoy a well-decorated room, your guest has virtual access to your special ceremony, limited guests are encouraged to celebrate with you in person and you will receive a short customized wedding ceremony.
What if I have another question you haven’t answered here?
Email me at or call us at (678) 707-3056 and I will be happy to answer any question you may have. I look forward to hearing from you!