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Little Chapel of Love

Newark, NJ View map Visit website

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$200 Typical Price

Little Chapel of Love is a wedding officiant service based out of Newark, New Jersey, with their own charming boutique chapel. Ordained ministers Lance and Shinell Smith are a husband-and-wife team who perform elopements, traditional ceremonies, and vow renewals. Little Chapel of Love looks forward to making your big dreams come true in a uniquely intimate setting.

Services Offered

Lance and Shinell have performed ceremonies for hundreds of couples since opening Little Chapel of Love in 2016. They offer customized wedding packages based on your individual needs and desires. Their basic package includes the chapel, officiant, scripted vows, music, signing and mailing of paperwork, and five digital photos. If you select this package, you'll be joined by two guests for an intimate ceremony. The beautiful chapel can accommodate up to 10 guests in total, so it’s best suited for smaller weddings and elopements. Lance and Shinell are willing to travel to other venues for an additional fee. Other available services include:

  • Ceremony rehearsals
  • Premarital counseling
  • Preparation of the wedding flow script
  • Customized vow

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the typical price for your wedding services?

$200

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$150

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

No

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$75

What is the starting price for pre-marital counseling (per session)?

$80

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

Non-religious
Interfaith
Ceremony Rehearsal
Vow Renewal
Civil Union
Single Religion

What services do you provide?

Allow Couples' Own Vows
Licensed
Premarital Counseling

What religious affiliations do you serve?

Agnostic
Baptist
Buddhist
Catholic
Earth-Based
Episcopalian
Evangelical
Hindu
Islam
Jewish
Lutheran
Methodist
Mormon
No Denomination
Orthodox Christian
Presbyterian
Unitarian

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.

In which states are you licensed?

NJ

What languages do you speak?

English
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    Monique F. Married on 03/31/2022
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    Tailor made Special ❤

    We were so Blessed to have found TLCOL! We wanted a personalized ceremony without the hefty cost. Lance and Shinell Exceeded our expectations. The space is absolutely Gorgeous and Charming. The entire experience was so lovely. They really are a Beautiful down to Earth Couple. Extremely Humble and Personable. The value is Amazing and there's even private parking. TLCOL is a Gem and so are the owners Shinell and Lance. Please don't hesitate to have your special day at TLCOL. Thanks a Million ❤
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    Dahlia Married on 02/12/2022
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    amazing!!!!

    Since the day I contacted them I was never disappointed. You guys are truly exceptional. Service was on pint from beginning to end. I was late for my wedding and they never once made me feel any less. The rearranged their schedule to ensure I had an amazing ceremony. Thank you so much guys
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    Ramona A. Married on 10/23/2021
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    We really enjoyed our wedding, I must say if it weren't for Little chapel of love we wouldn't have had our day of blessings.

    We love you thank you for making our day happen. Little Chapel of Love is the perfect place to get married. From choice of music for ceremony to set up of room venue. We love you guys and thank you so much from the bottom of our hearts.
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569 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Suite 201 Newark, NJ, 07102
8622066233

Mon.-Fri. 9:00 AM- 7:00 PM, Sat. 8:30 AM- 4:00 PM, Sun. & Holiday Schedules Vary/ Ceremonies are by Appointment only. Call or Email to Book an Appointment Today: 862-206-6233/ littlechapeloflove569@gmail.com
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