RECOMMENDED BOOKS & WEDDING OFFICIANT ITEMS

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Want to write the wedding ceremony your couple actually wants? This is the way. The process. The A-Z. Wedding Zero to Ceremony Hero is not a wham-bam filing cabinet stuffed with canned ceremony scripts for you to copy and paste. It’s not a data dump of wedding instructions, either. Wedding Zero to Ceremony Hero is a step-by-step, follow-along method.

When you get to the end of this book, you’ll be able to describe all the moving parts of a wedding ceremony, rock a planning session with your couple, and deliver the script they’ve always wanted. 

Written by experienced wedding officiant and founding member of CWO Advisory Board, Mark Allan Groleau, this book is filled with awesome information and highly recommended for all officiants!

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The 3-Step Marketing Plan is the simplest and easiest way to create a systematic, powerful marketing plan for your small business. 

Most solopreneurs and small business owners perform random acts of marketing. Follow the 3 Steps in this Workbook to organize your marketing activities and build a personalized plan based on a well-thought out strategy defined by you as you work through the book. 

Written by founder and architect of Canadian Wedding Officiants, Kirsty Stevenson, this book offers everything you need to make your wedding business a huge success!

Purchase your copy here:  https://amzn.to/3xoDV7K

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In The Wedding Officiant’s Guide, interfaith minister Lisa Francesca breaks down the entire officiating process, from becoming an ordained officiant and interviewing the couple to drafting and performing a moving ceremony.

Written in an engaging and friendly tone, and featuring empowering advice, suggested readings, stories, and lessons learned from new officiants, and practical tips from wedding planners, this inviting handbook will help new officiants write and deliver a wedding ceremony that fulfills marriage laws, delights guests, and honors the marrying couple.

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Certified lifecycle celebrant Christopher Shelley is on a mission to revolutionize the wedding ceremony—or at least to make it as enjoyable as the reception. In Best. Ceremony. Ever., he will forever alter the way couples and wedding pros think about tying the knot. Shelley, who has officiated hundreds of weddings, walks couples and officiants through working together, from setting the atmosphere to telling an unforgettable love story.

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Cover Lucky in Love

Every engaged couple wants two things: a meaningful wedding and a lifetime of happiness. This great gift book is a cross-cultural collection of marriage folklore that will help you achieve both. Create your own lucky traditions with nods to each other’s heritage, customs from places you’ve visited together, and auspicious rituals that just feel special. Whether you are just engaged or you’re days away from tying the knot, you’ll gain insight every step of the way. With this book as your guide, you can make your own luck in love.

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How do you commemorate momentous events? Memorialize people who have shaped you? Draw support from those you hold dear? This primer offers methods for honoring the special occasions in your life with humor and grace. Its ceremonies help ground each day in the wholeness that supports our entire lives. Each ceremony has been vetted by a certified Life-Cycle Celebrant® affiliated with the Celebrant Foundation and Institute, which offers training and support for celebrants worldwide. 

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