About Weddings by Bill Gillespie
Since 1995, Bill Gillespie has performed weddings and vow renewals all over the world for family, soldiers, friends and new friends who want a very special and memorable day. Bill will perform civil, secular, spiritual, religious and non-denominational religious ceremonies.
-- Specializes in traditional and non-traditional venues such as banquet halls, parks, historic sites and squares, chapels, gazebos, gardens, restaurants, private homes, and the beach! Bill is experienced in the Southeast Georgia, Jacksonville and Jacksonville Beach areas. He will work with you to coordinate your vows, ceremony and will gladly work with your wedding planner should you choose one.
-- Will create a customized ceremony specifically for each couple. There are many additions that can be included, such as: the unity candle, the unity sand, blessing of the hands, cross and the rose ceremony.
-- Will provide a suggested draft of the ceremony for review. The couples are welcome to write their own vows or make changes in the scripts that are offered them. Additional readings from scripture, poems or literature can be added.
-- Certified and accredited as an Ordained Minister, by the National Association of Christian Ministers. Bill is also a certified pastoral and marriage counselor, and holds a Ph. D. in Theology. He is authorized to perform marriages, counseling, baptisms, funerals, and all other congregational rites. Bill is also an Official Notary.
Bill is a retired Army Officer, and currently is a part-time History Professor at a local university. Bill is a great public speaker and will go out of his way to make your experience perfect, carefree and fun. He loves doing weddings!
Availability: 7 day a week. 365 days a year. From sunrise to sunset, to the midnight moon!
Fees: Basic consultation and officiant fee $150-300.00; depending upon time, day of week, options, rehearsals, etc. Outside of the 20 mile area there is an additional travel fee. A $50 deposit is required as a contract. Will provide a Military Discount.
Other Key Details: Bill is a subject matter expert on the Savannah and Tybee areas. I can wear what you wish: Minister Black Robe, White or Black Suit, Linen Jacket, Beach Attire -- your choice, your day! He is working with several top local wedding planners, and on-line wedding services: Thumbtrack.com; GatheringGuide.com; & WeddingWire.com. Facebook: www.facebook.com/WeddingsbyBillGillespie
Contact: (912) 667-0448 c; firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional, Stress-Free, Simple, Eloquent, Memorable and Affordable.
It is your day, so don’t hesitate to ask!
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