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Officiant in Charlotte, North Carolina,
(704) 321-3018

About Us

I Need A Wedding Minister is made up of two ordained non-denominational ministers, Linda Silver and Iris Dresser Newton. Linda and Iris can perform small weddings, big weddings, and anything in between, all within the Charlotte-area.

Services offered
One of the aspects that makes I Need A Wedding Minister unique is its ability to service a variety of weddings and couples. They can perform your wedding event at a bar, park, or even a ball field, depending on your needs and preferences. I Need A Wedding Minister also offers English, Spanish, and Bilingual wedding services.

Other Servicers
Along with a simple wedding service, I Need A Wedding Minister also offers special ceremonies including God's Knot Ceremony, Single Rose Ceremony, Sand Ceremony, Candle Ceremony, Wine Ceremony, and more. The team also features wedding coordination services for an additional fee.

A Custom wedding price list

Custom wedding ceremony …………………..$250.00

(Price includes meeting with the bride and groom, custom ceremony and filing of paperwork)


Travel fee added if 30 miles outside of Charlotte…$25.00 (30-45) $50 over 46 miles

We require a non- refundable deposit and a contract before any work is done on your ceremony.

Custom ceremonies can include:

Sand ceremony

Candle ceremony

Rose Ceremony

Unity Ceremony

Jump the Broom ceremony

We are happy to work with couples to make your day perfect and filled with beautiful memories.

Tara Harbison

5 out of 5
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  • If you're in the Charlotte or surrounding areas, you should definitely hire the I need a wedding minister team. Iris was always very prompt and very responsive to us. On our mini-mony, she came on time and she made our wedding so beautiful and exactly what we wanted.

    responded with the following comments.

    Tara, thanks so much for trusting me to be part of such an important day in your life. I am glad you were happy with my job. Wishing you and Mishon all the great things life has to offer. Iris

    Frequently Asked Questions about Officiant

    What is the typical price for your wedding services?

    $ 225.00

    What is the starting price for your wedding services?

    $ 225.00

    Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?


    What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

    $ 50.00

    What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

    Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union

    What services do you provide?

    Allow Couples' Own Vows, Bilingual

    What religious affiliations do you serve?

    No Denomination

    On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

    Less than 30 mins.

    In which states are you licensed?

    AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY

    What languages do you speak?

    English, Spanish

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