The Wedding Preacher

5108 Los Padres Court, Fort Worth, TX 76137 Map · Phone number
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About The Wedding Preacher

Both ordained officiants, Gordon and Lora Lea Nelson are owners of The Wedding Preacher, an officiant service located in Fort Worth, Texas. Having performed close to a combined 2,500 wedding ceremonies in their lifetime, the duo is moved by the couples' commitment and the new creation of a marriage, home, and family. Gordon conducts most of the wedding ceremonies, while Lora Lea also dedicates her talents to wedding planning.

Services Offered
The Wedding Preacher’s licensed and ordained services are available for interfaith or single religion wedding ceremonies and vow renewals. Their four decades of pastoral wedding expertise lead them to offer free consultations, rehearsal coordination, complete planning, wedding coordination and choreography, pre-wedding assistance, musical selection, and referral services, which can be amended and tailored to a couple’s personal needs. The Wedding Preacher can conduct ceremonies based in the following religions:

  • Anglican
  • Baptist
  • Catholic
  • Episcopalian
  • Evangelical
  • Lutheran
  • Methodist
  • No denomination
  • Orthodox Christian
  • Presbyterian
  • Quaker
  • Unitarian
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Signing the marriage license

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188 Reviews for The Wedding Preacher

Recommended by 100% of couples


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Stuart Burkhart · Married on 04/08/2020

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    Only way to go

    My experience was amazing! Let me add that she has wedding planning experience and has great input for last minute ideas! What a great value!

    Sent on 11/11/2019

    The Wedding Preacher's reply:

    Stuart,
    Thank you so much for those sweet words. Your wedding and your guests were amazing and so much fun. Best wishes, Lora Lea Nelson

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    Alaina · Married on 09/27/2019

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    We Decided to Elope

    She was excellent and so nice and was so very understanding with our last minute decision to cancel our large wedding and elope!

    Sent on 11/12/2019
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    Alma · Married on 04/20/2019

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    Jimenez wedding

    We loved Mr. Nelson, he was a very sweet man. We also got very good comments from our guests about him.

    Sent on 05/05/2019

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The Wedding Preacher FAQ

  • What is the typical price for your wedding services?
    $ 384
  • Which of the following are included in the price?
    Ceremony Rehearsal
  • What is the starting price for your wedding services?
    $ 250
  • Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?
    No
  • What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?
    $ 200
  • What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?
    Interfaith
    Ceremony Rehearsal
    Vow Renewal
    Single Religion
  • What services do you provide?
    Allow Couples' Own Vows
    Licensed
  • What religious affiliations do you serve?
    Anglican
    Baptist
    Catholic
    Episcopalian
    Evangelical
    Lutheran
    Methodist
    No Denomination
    Orthodox Christian
    Presbyterian
    Quaker
    Unitarian
  • On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?
    Less than 30 mins.
  • In which states are you licensed?
    TX
  • What languages do you speak?
    English

Professional Network & Endorsements

4 Endorsements

  • Historic Old Bedford School Banquet Halls

    We absolutely love having Gordon at The Old Bedford School! We have so many guests comment on just how fun he makes the wedding ceremony. He is an absolute professional and really helps make the wedding rehearsal and ceremony easy as can be. We cannot wait to have him back with us!

  • A and M Gardens Park & Outdoor Weddings

    Thank you!! Gordon has performed several weddings at A & M Gardens. It is always a pleasure to with you.

  • Lynn Michelle Photography Wedding Photographers

    We just adore working with Gordon - always professional, always upbeat. He is just a pleasure to know and work with!

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