Wedding Officiant since 2005 for more than 200 happy couples "I Love What I Do ~Because of You !"
As an Ordained Interfaith Minister. I also serve as a Wedding Ceremony Planner when needed. My specialty is creating and presenting Personal Wedding Ceremonies. Whether they are short and sweet or involve more planning. We create Your Personal Ceremony by putting our ideas together in 3-5 planning meetings.We choose songs, readings,vows, unity ceremonies, ceremonies to include children..If you want anything unique we create it ! It is all about creating a truly special Unique Personal Wedding Ceremony.Meeting are Held in my Office, FaceTime, Skype & Phone calls. If you live a longer distance away... That's OK. I have helped many couples plan their ceremony over the phone & with video calling.I live 15 minutes from Iowa City, Iowa. West Branch, Iowa ~ located right on I-80 My religion is to be a good person. Be respectful, kind, honest and have fun. My favorite compliment is It was Perfect Just what we wanted.... It was so US! I began with one wedding ceremony in 2005 to over now over 250 ceremonies.
1. I will sign Wedding Certificate with simple ceremony with vows & ring exchange with Couple and their 2 witnesses*_____ 2.. Some like Short & Sweet. At the couples choice of location ______ your witnesses and a few family & friendsCeremony includes my standard Ceremony which includes Wedding Poem, Marriage & Ring Exchange Vows and Pronouncement3. Some Like a Simple Personal Wedding Ceremony_________. With my collection of poems, marriage & ring exchange vows,and Unity Ceremonies for couples and with children. we create your personal ceremony.You enjoy choosing what You love and want in Your ceremony. We meet in my office;emails;Skype;FaceTime ~ to create Your personal ceremony. 4.. Some want to share "their Love story" in their Personal Wedding Ceremony. I n your way with your ideas ~ my ideas and 10 years of experience ~ Your Love story will be in a fun & heartfelt Message Especially for You ~
Every couple receives a Keepsake Copy of their Wedding Ceremony ~ From our first meeting until couples say " I DO " my focus is to make sure everything is just as we discussed and planned. We make everything just right!
My follow through involves; arriving early on wedding day; I make sure everything is set. Music. Unity Ceremony Table. To guide and assist all those who have their special roles and jobs in Your Wedding.Plus, I am with the Ushers, to make sure all guests are comfortable, seated and everything begins on time. I am there to guide everyone through each step & to be available for questions.
We Have Fun, Create Heartfelt Moments and most importantly ~ Couples celebrate their True Love ~ with their True Love :)
For Inspirational Coaching & Encouragement
"In The Green Room" (aka-my office)
Saying Yes to You !
DeStress by Answering your SOS Call
Lighten UP! SEE it to BELIEVE it !
I Love What I Do - Because Of You !
One Change can Change everything.
Take Little steps and You let the Big steps take care of themselves.
Also available for Workshops, Seminars & if you would like me to speak for your event. More information at scheriegates.com
Lighten UP ~ Feel Good Being YOU!
Being You is the Most Important thing you will ever do
You Should Know
#1 - First. Everything I share and teach is from my own personal experience.
#2 - Lighten UP ~ Feel Good is a Practice of paying more attention to what feels good
#3 - Feeling Good is when we are Being Ourselves. Stress is when we are not.