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I am a caring, kind, patient, fun, and outgoing ordained minister who officiates wedding ceremonies in the Baltimore area. My background in education helps me to guide clients toward a calm, peaceful, and rewarding ceremony experience, while still keeping things light and upbeat. I strive to help couples create a unique and meaningful ceremony that reflects their individuality, love, and commitment toward one another. In addition, I take great pride in being a detail-orientated professional, and I make every effort toward being an available resource and support system for those that I am consulting with.

I identify and admire the diversity of the world and therefore I perform my ceremonies without prejudice of any kind. Ultimately, I value a sacred union between two people to be one that is reflective of the love and commitment that they share with each other regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, or gender.

When I am not conducting weddings ceremonies, I enjoy spending time with my family. My husband Ben and I live in the Hereford Zone of Baltimore County and are raising four small girls; Adalia, Piper, Hadie, and Lorelie. We enjoy hiking, playing outside, and taking frequent trips to the river to throw rocks. 

Categories: Wedding Officiant

Regions serviced: Baltimore, Lancaster

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Rachael was amazing to work with! Most of our guests asked us how long we've known Rachael because she was so in tune with us as a couple, spoke to each of us so well, and was so well spoken on our hopes and wishes for our marriage. As soon as I spoke with Rachael I knew she would be the person to marry us. She was open our ideas, used past couples with similar visions to ours and how she worked with them as examples to what we could do, helped me understand the marriage license process, and was so personable - just from a phone call. From day one, Rachael was quick to respond, open to edits and additions to our ceremony, and even figured out how to do a whiskey blending during our ceremony with meaning and personalization. Rachael was there when I needed her throughout the wedding process, reassured me with my thoughts about the ceremony, and encouraged all of the ideas I was adding to plan our day. She was a key factor in my level of calmness on the day of the wedding. While waiting for the ceremony, Rachael spoke to my family and me to reconfirm what would be happening during the ceremony and made me feel at ease at the time when I should have been the most mixed with emotions. She was amazing during the ceremony! She added times of laughter, reassured my husband and I throughout the ceremony with taking our time to enjoy the moment, and spoke so well to our relationship. Our guests commented on how they appreciated her cell phone speech and how she fit perfectly into our day. I couldn't recommend Rachael enough. She was a key part in our day and I am so glad she was able to be a part of our start as husband and wife.

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If you call Rachel do not expect yourself to call anybody else. She's fantastic. She rewrote my ceremony 15 times without complaint always offering suggestions. She made it so easy for me. If you need someone you can count on and Trust ceremonybyRachel's is definitely the choice. Much love to both Rachel and Brittany. Love Michael and Karen.

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Rachael is amazing! Every time she is super-prepared with a copy of the ceremony (so we can follow along) and also lets guests know to put away their technology and enjoy the moment. I highly recommend booking Rachael for your wedding!

Rachael is amazing! Every time she is super-prepared with a copy of the ceremony (so we can follow along) and also lets guests know to put away their technology and enjoy the moment. I highly recommend booking Rachael for your wedding!

Rachael is amazing! Every time she is super-prepared with a copy of the ceremony (so we can follow along) and also lets guests know to put away their technology and enjoy the moment. I highly recommend booking Rachael for your wedding!

Cannot say enough great things regarding Rachel. Her extensive preparedness on wedding day is unparalleled. From the written itineraries that she gives to all vendors to talking us through the ceremony, it's clear that she wants everyone to excel for her couples. It's also clear what a great rapport she has with those couples, such an obvious connection. Rachel is simply at the very top of our short list of superior officiants.

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