Getting Married

Where to get the best Wedding Services in Rockland?

Are you planning a wedding and looking for a wedding officiant / wedding minister to help you prepare for your big day?New Beginning Church of Rockland offers Wedding Services, Wedding preparation and courses as well as ministers who can officiate your ceremony. We are ready to assist you and your spouse-to-be through a comprehensive and enlightening pre-marital counselling course. If you are interested with our wedding services, here’s some relevant information you will need to know:

1-Start here : Wedding Application

2-Once the application has been filled out, a pastor will be in touch with you shortly to request more information or schedule a meeting with you.

3-You will need to apply to the city of Clarence-Rockland for a wedding license.

4-To better equip the soon to be married couple for their new journey ahead, a pre-marital course is mandatory. This usually consist of 4 or 5 interactive marriage sessions of approx. 35-40 min each. Some of the practical topics could be: Communication, Financial Management, Marriage Expectations, Relationship Roles, Conflict Resolutions, Spiritual Beliefs, and Children & Parenting. The topics chosen for the course will be decided by the officiating pastor and the couple. Usually the topics will be influenced by the results of a questionnaire which will be filled out individually at the beginning.

5-There will be a charge of $200 for the wedding officiant to cover his/her cost for travel, courses, signatures and officiating the wedding ceremony.

6-Once the pre-marital course is completed and the details of the wedding ceremony has been worked out, a rehearsal day will be proposed in order to avoid potential glitches and help everyone know what they will be doing.

7-Create a Wedding Checklist to help you organize every step towards the big day. You can use this Wedding Checklist as a template to help you start.

More information will be given by the officiating pastor once the application has been approved.


If you are looking at renting the church for your wedding celebration, please call us at 613-446-7586 for more information.