Wendy Wortham on Texas Application For Marriage

Wendy Wortham on Texas Application For Marriage

I get numerous phone calls from prospective brides inquiring about what is needed to legally become married in Texas. The application for marriage is not free, the fee is $71.00 and requires information from both the bride and groom be completely filled out. Name of Groom Name of Bride Social Security Number Place of birth … [Read more…]

Wedding or Elopement at Ministers Home in Fort Worth, Texas

Wedding or Elopement at Ministers Home in Fort Worth, Texas

This evening I performed a wedding at my home. As a wedding Officiant, I sometimes have couples who prefer a smaller arrangement and, with since we have a unique and large home decorated with antiques and art I’ve collected over a lifetime, couples who interview at my home often ask if they would be able … [Read more…]

Tarrant County Pride Parade & Picnic Fort Worth, Texas TCGPWA Wendy Wortham Corporate Sponsor

Tarrant County Pride Parade & Picnic Fort Worth, Texas TCGPWA Wendy Wortham Corporate Sponsor

Yesterday morning, Anne Alexander, myself, Cindy Daniel and several wonderful couples attended a Unification Ceremony on the courthouse steps. Sean Perser, our photographer for Texas Twins TV filmed the event. The couples were invited to march in my parade entry for Texas Twins Events #39. Cindy and I argued for two weeks prior to this … [Read more…]

Baptism and the New Story

What might a Baptismal ceremony look like if it avoided the dualism and the Fall/Redemption language of traditional Christian services? For a start, it would avoid any reference to the ritual of bringing new life or taking away sin or making the baptized a child of God. It would avoid prayers addressed to an elsewhere … [Read more…]

Reverend Wendy Wortham Explains What Wedding Officiants in Texas Charge for Fees, and Why!

Reverend Wendy Wortham Explains What Wedding Officiants in Texas Charge for Fees, and Why!

For most jurisdictions, the word “Officiant” is a catch all phrase industry word for any wedding minister, wedding pastor, officials, reverends, who can legally officiate a wedding, funeral, baptism, christening, etc. Many professional officiants are independent ministers or civil servants who run their own businesses. They also set their own fee amounts based on experience … [Read more…]

Texas Twins Events Services Weddings, LBGT Unions, Baptism, Vow Renewal and More

Texas Twins Events Services Weddings, LBGT Unions, Baptism, Vow Renewal and More

As an ordained Minister and Wedding Officiant, I’m available for Weddings, Funerals, Baptism, Christening, Anniversary Celebrations, House Blessings, Last Rite, and any other Ministerial duties, as well as providing floral designs, and venue or catering negotiation, and photography. Based on specific client needs, I will work with you to ensure a beautiful ceremony or event … [Read more…]

The Ins and Outs of Officiating a Wedding Reverend Wendy Wortham Texas Twins Events

The Ins and Outs of Officiating a Wedding Reverend Wendy Wortham Texas Twins Events

There are a number of different ways for me to conduct wedding consultations. When I receive phone calls about an upcoming event, I immediately inquire of the date and time of the event to check my availability. I also explain that there are a number of ways to cater a ceremony to meet the needs … [Read more…]

365.0 Pride is our Drive Parade Supporting our Community & Civil Rights of LBGT Couples

365.0 Pride is our Drive Parade Supporting our Community & Civil Rights of LBGT Couples

Last night I attended a scheduled parade meeting hosted by Tina Harvey for TCGPWA. Tina’s tireless efforts in support of her community need to be commended. Meeting her in person for the first time last night, I was amazed at her energy, her drive, and finally, her kind and gentle heart. Saturday, October 5, 2013 … [Read more…]