Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT IS YOUR SERVICE LIKE? YOUR wishes will determine the nature and content and length of the wedding ceremony. I will provide you with a detailed outline, suggestions and choices for each segment. With full respect for your thoughts and personalities, I (or we together) will custom write the ceremony.

CAN YOU PROVIDE THE MARRIAGE LICENSE? Yes. Click here for license information.

WHAT ARE YOUR FEES? Wedding ceremony at most San Diego locations $285.00; Wedding ceremony at Encinitas ocean view locations $235.00. Marriage License provided from my office $150.00. Active Military Discount is $50. —Once a date and time are confirmed your reservation deposit is $100. Payments may be made via Venmo (to revmike), Paypal (, credit card, check or cash. Please provide wedding date with payment.

WE'RE FROM OUT OF TOWN. WILL YOU HELP US ACCOMPLISH OUR WEDDING GOALS? Yes! Visit the Destination Wedding Page for more details.

WHAT ABOUT DIFFERENT RELIGIONS AND CULTURES? The wedding is at its best when it is respectful of the individual beliefs and cultures of the bridal couple and their families. I am a retired ordained Minister and am familiar with most denominations and cultures. The wedding can be a non-denominational or a civil ceremony.

CAN WE INCLUDE OUR CHILDREN AND/OR FAMILY MEMBERS? By all means! I will offer numerous suggestions that you could consider to include children and/or family members present and loved ones who have passed away.

CAN WE MEET IN PERSON BEFORE THE WEDDING? While it is not required, it is ideal to meet in person. I am available also by phone (619-890-5000) and Skype ( We can meet at your conveniece.

CAN YOU SUGGEST LOCATIONS FOR US TO CONSIDER FOR OUR WEDDING? Yes. At your request I will send you a list of locations in San Diego County.

DO YOU PERFORM RENEWAL OF VOWS? Yes. Pastor Mike will help you custom write a Renewal of Marriage Vows that will express your own appreciation of one another and include family members along with a beautiful "Renewal of Vows Certificate..


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