The Fast Ceremony is a short ceremony performed for the couple only. It can be scheduled on very short notice in the officiant’s home or garden in Silver Spring, Maryland. This ceremony is an alternative to a Courthouse Ceremony. A Montgomery or Calvert County Marriage License is required. Fast Ceremony fees: $35.00 weekdays. After hours: $45. Weekends & holidays: $65.00.
The Simple Ceremony is a ceremony has more flare and includes bubbles, a decorated arch, and and includes the Unity Candle Tradition, the Hawaiian Sand Tradition, or the Celtic Hand Fasting Tradition. It can be scheduled on very short notice by appointment in the officiant’s home or garden in Silver Spring or Solomons Maryland. Guests are strictly limited to eight (8) people inside and up to thirteen (13) outside. This Ceremony is for couples who wish to have a ceremony that is quick, inexpensive, and private, or where wedding stress may be an issue. A Montgomery Marriage License is required. Simple Ceremony fees: $75.00 weekdays. After hours: $85. Weekends and holidays: $100.00.
The Budget Ceremony is a beautiful ceremony that is filled with fun and joy and conducted at your chosen location. For the basic fee, the Officiant is available for email or phone consultation, conducts the ceremony, signs the copies of the official marriage licenses and mails the official court copy to the appropriate court clerk, provides ceremony samples and tips on ceremony planning, music, rehearsals, and much, much more. Budget Ceremony fees: $175.00 for locations within 10 miles of Officiant's office, and $200 and up for other locations in the Maryland, DC Metropolitan, and Northern Virginia areas. Traditional Ceremony fees: $530 to $645 within the Maryland, DC Metropolitan, and Northern Virginia areas.
Reverend Georgia A. Martin, Ph.D., is an ordained non-denominational minister located in Silver Spring, Maryland. She works closely with couples to develop beautifully crafted, custom-designed Ceremonies, Baptisms, and Funerals. Ceremonies are performed for all couples regardless of prior marital status, nationality, belief, or gender. As an ordained minister for over six years, she has helped hundreds of people make their dreams come true by conducting passionate, vibrant ceremonies that are memorable and filled with love, peace, and healing. As a traveling minister, she travels to all ceremony sites such as hotels, homes, churches, public parks and lakes, beaches, mountains, and boats throughout Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia.
Dr. Martin retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the Army Nurse Corps and from the Army JAG Corps. She has a Ph.D. Degree in Education and a Master's Degree as a Registered Nurse Clinical Specialist in Adult Mental Health from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Jurist Doctorate Degree form the University of the District of Columbia.