About Joyful Unions

Non-religious officiant; let me tell your love story

Joyful Unions is a wedding officiant from Phoenix, Arizona. Liz O'Brien, the owner, is a non-religious wedding officiant happily serving a diverse array of couples throughout the Phoenix metro area. She has successfully guided hundreds of couples at their wedding altar during her more than 20 years in the business. A recently retired college professor, Liz is a warm, smart and experienced speaker who knows how to channel uplifting energy to you and your guests. She combines your ideas with her best practices to create a personalized and authentic narrative wedding ceremony that you and your community of family and friends will feel and remember.

Services Offered
Joyful Unions provides non-religious officiant services for wedding ceremonies, elopements, and vow renewals. Rehearsals are available if needed. A licensed officiant, Liz can help couples create custom vows, incorporate readings and participate in cultural rituals such as a wine-box ceremony, wishing stones, unity sand or candle ceremony, a handfasting, or a smashing of the glass. She also provides unlimited email/text support prior to the ceremony and files your marriage license afterward.

Categories: Wedding Officiant

Regions serviced: Phoenix

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Liz O'Brien was perfect for us. We wanted a small intimate ceremony and Liz nailed it. Liz felt like family. Very encouraging.
happy and always smiling. We received emails with great ideas about planning, location, how to write your own vows.
Liz was always a phone or text away. Great communicator with passion for uniting couples. What a joy. A Very happy day.

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Liz is so warm and heartfelt, she brought a feeling of genuine joy to our ceremony. The words were done just beautifully, I think she even had tears in her eyes! I only wish we could have had more time to spend just to savor the moment longer with her warm and uplifting presence.

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Joyful Unions Pricing

Joyful Unions Price Rates

Wedding Services Pricing
Typical Price
$395.00
Starting Price
$395.00
Ceremony Rehearsals Pricing
Starting Price
$75.00

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Liz's weddings

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Such a wonderful speech Liz gave for one of our brides who we have designed the bridal gowns. We felt as if Liz was the best friend of the bride and groom forever and speech filled with love, care, happiness made us moved. Thank you Liz!

Liz at Joyful Unions is awesome! Her ceremony style is innovative and fun. In other words a perfect fit for our clients :)

Liz at Joyful Unions conducts such a personalized and polished ceremony. I see too many ceremonies with the same memorized words over and over, and her un-canned delivery and meaningful words are very refreshing. I would highly recommend her services!

Joyful Unions is the perfect name for this company! I have had the pleasure of working with both Liz and Bill when they performed ceremonies at our location and they are always very professional. The thing that impressed me most was their ability to personalize ceremonies to really fir the individual couple and make it unique and different for them.

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Phoenix, AZ 85004   See On Map
602-340-8210 (phone)
Joyful Unions is a wedding officiant from Phoenix servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Scottsdale, Tempe, and Chandler. Joyful Unions is a professional officiant that has been part of the Arizona wedding industry since 2009 specializing in non-religious weddings.