Find Local Wedding Vendors

Discover and connect with wedding vendors that share your taste and your budget. With trusted reviews, you can rest easy that your wedding day will be as beautiful as you envisioned.

Officiant in Lawson, MO,
(888) 508-3353

About Us

Advaya Ceremonies is a wedding officiant service based in Lawson, Missouri. Rev. Christopher Phillips is an ordained minister and Celebrant of the Sacred™ with more than 20 years of experience. His emphasis is the co-creating and holding of ceremonial space, allowing you to bring your meaning and sacredness, as you and your future spouse embark upon a new chapter in the celebration of your Love.

Advaya Ceremonies specializes in:

  • Christian Weddings
  • Celtic & Druidic Handfasting
  • Spiritual Unions
  • Non-Denominational Weddings
  • Inter-Denominational Weddings
  • Vow Renewals

Examples of ceremonial elements that are welcome might be:

  • Readings
  • Unity Candles
  • Wishing Stones
  • Purification Union
  • Remembrance Candles
  • Sand Blending
  • Other special accommodations and traditions as requested.

Services offered include:

  • Pre-Wedding Consultation
  • Wedding Ceremony Crafting
  • Vow writing assistance
  • Script Writing (Unlimited Drafts)
  • Wedding Rehearsal
  • Wedding Ceremony
  • One 90-minute Couples Communication (Additional Fee Required)

You will find Chris easy to work with and open to working with and guiding you through the process of creating a ceremony that reflects your Love story. He would be humbled and honored to bring a unique energy to your personalized ceremony.


5 out of 5
Quality of Service:
  • Responsiveness:
  • Professionalism:
  • Value for Cost:
  • Flexibility:
  • Chris was an amazing officiant and he worked so hard to make sure my husband and I had exactly what we wanted! He made our special day that much more successful. Highly recommend!

    Frequently Asked Questions about Officiant

    What is the typical price for your wedding services?

    $ 275.00

    Which of the following are included in the price?

    Ceremony Rehearsal, Premarital Counseling

    What is the starting price for your wedding services?

    $ 200.00

    Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?


    What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

    $ 75.00

    What is the starting price for pre-marital counseling (per session)?

    $ 175.00

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

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

    What services do you provide?

    Allow Couples' Own Vows, Licensed, Premarital Counseling

    What religious affiliations do you serve?

    Agnostic, Anglican, Baha'i Faith, Buddhist, Earth-Based, Episcopalian, Evangelical, Jainism, Methodist, No Denomination, Orthodox Christian, Pagan, Taoist, Unitarian

    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, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY

    What languages do you speak?


    Find Amazing Vendors