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Welcome to American Ministries!  "The rest of your lives begin here."

Get Married Today $40   **Walk In's Welcome Mon-Fri 8am to 6pm .** We are Ohio's Premier Wedding Officiants & Wedding Chapels.
American Ministries is dedicated to helping others get married. In today's economy most ministers are forced to charge higher rates for wedding services and the local courts have long waiting lists ,We strive to keep our fees at a minimum.  We're the largest wedding officiant service in Ohio. We have multiple full time Officiants, and several outside Officiants available to officiate your wedding.  We have several low-cost basic options available and we also offer more expensive customized ceremony options for those who wish to have a one-of-a- kind wedding or a wedding designed around a specific bride and groom. We offer religious and non-religious ceremonies. Whether you require just a quick Sign-N-Go wedding, full professional non-religious ceremony or a full religious ceremony, we may have an Officiant available for your date. We also have several elopement packages available.

Our rates are: (Franklin County) 8am to 8pm. Outside Franklin county and after 8pm or holidays may be extra. We officiate anywhere in Ohio 24/7 and 365 days a year.
Wedding & Elopement Packages

$40   You come to our office for a simple sign-and-go.  With this you get a quick I DO's and ring exchange if desired OR, just say your I-Do's and we sign your license and file your paperwork with the Court. Up to 4 guests are ok with the Sign-N-Go OR (SPECIAL) 5 to 10 guests for only $60. (Cash price only. Add $5.00 for credit cards)  **after 6 pm or on weekends or holidays are extra and Sundays and Holidays are by appointment only**

$60  We will send a Officiant to your location within Franklin County, whether it be your home, office, park, hospital or just in a parking lot to sign your paperwork and make your marriage  official. Bride and Groom only with this service. (No ceremony)  This takes only a few minutes. we do this 7 days a week by appointment. We will also officiate your marriage at the courthouse at the time you get your marriage license for this fee. You will get your license and minutes later be married and your paper work filed on the spot by our Officiant. There is no ceremony for this fee. We just sign your marriage license and file the paperwork with the county probate court and you are then officially married.        (outside Franklin county may be extra)

$60 DRIVE THRU WEDDING. Just bring your marriage license and pull in the lot and give us a call during normal hours, We will send an Officiant to your car, motorcycle, truck, bus, limo or whatever your in, and in minutes you will get a quick I-Do's wedding and be on your way without ever getting out of your vehicle or off your bike.  Bikers and truckers have really loved this service here for years. This service is in, or on your vehicle only and weather permitting, and may not be available if we have to many people waiting inside or no one extra to send out. Walk-ins will be available those times.

$120  Rehearsal fee: (optional) If you or your venue require a rehearsal and you or the venue require our Officiant to be present. We never require rehearsals, however some venue's do.

$120  Normal Full Ceremony at your location:  We come to your location and officiate your wedding 7 days a week no matter how large your ceremony. You can have as many guests as you desire.  For this fee the minister performs a full professional ceremony, Unity Candle and Sand Ceremonies are free with this service. Office visits to meet with the Officiant is also free during normal business hours at our office. All paper work is filed with the probate court within days after the wedding.    

$120 Full Ceremony in our Intimate Wedding Chapel. limited to 20 guests and the Bride/Groom.    Officiant is included and there are no additional fees if you have your own photographers. Other places charge those fees to hide their already high prices.

$160 FULL Ceremony in our LARGE Grand Chapel with up to 50 guests, Or larger packages with up to 100 guests available at additional cost.  Officiant is included and there are no additional fees if you have your own photographers. Other places charge those fees to hide their already high prices.

Let us live stream your ceremony. For the additional fee, we will live stream your service from beginning to end, privately  and to only those you or your guests provide a link too.  There is no limit on the number of those you can allow to stream your event. The good part is, if they miss something, they can simply rewind and replay and then return live, your guests or you can also replay the stream online later or when their able to watch your stream if they missed it before. We will leave the video online for up to two weeks.  At any time during that period, you or your guests can click the link you provide them and watch it again and again.

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Required deposits and fees are non refundable

For more information call 614-233-1950 or email

** Weddings Performed by appointment 7 Days A Week, 24 hours and 365 days a year ** Get married Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Years Day by appointment
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(614) 233-1950
Monday-Friday 8 am - 6 pm,
Saturday 11am to 5 pm.
All other hours are available by appointment. .

American Ministries
Ohio's Premier Wedding Officiants & Chapels
How to get married in Columbus Ohio? Or are you looking for places to get married in Columbus Ohio? Get married in Columbus for only $40. Walk in's welcome. If your looking for a Wedding Officiant, Wedding Minister, Justice of the peace or a Wedding Chapel in Columbus or just want to be married in Columbus or anywhere in Ohio, look no further. We're the number one Wedding Chapel and the largest Wedding Officiant service in Ohio for a reason. We have multiple Officiants who have the experience to make your wedding day one to remember, we also have low cost inexpensive wedding packages to fit your needs from just walk in elopement weddings to full ceremonies for up to 80 guests or more, and unlike other places, we have free parking for all guests.  Our fees are the lowest in Franklin county for a Wedding Officiant or Wedding Chapel. To elope in Columbus or have one of our Officiants come to your home, venue or other location anywhere in Ohio, give us a call today.  Why let the courthouse be your downtown wedding chapel? There's a month wait to get married at the Franklin county courthouse.  We're only 10 minutes away from the courthouse in Columbus but we also get couples from all over the state from Cleveland Ohio to Cincinnati Ohio.  If your ready to be married in Columbus, you'll find the best of Columbus weddings here. Weddings are available 24 hours and 7 days a week. Get married here with Bitcoin.  Wedding Officiants & Wedding Chapel Columbus, Grove city, Westerville, London, Hocking Hills, Whitehall, Reynoldsburg, Delaware, Worthington, Hilliard, Dublin, Upper Arlington, Gahanna, New Albany. Franklin county, Licking county, Fairfield county, Pickaway county, Madison county, Delaware county. Required deposits and fees are non-refundable.
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Walk-in Sign-N-Go weddings are $40 Mon-Fri 8am to 6pm and Saturday 11am to 5 pm. Just bring your valid marriage license and $40 (add $5 for weekends or credit cards) to 5900 Roche Dr Columbus Ohio 43229.  No appointment necessary. Just minutes north of the Franklin county courthouse.  ALL other times, Sundays and ALL Holidays are available by appointment

With the $40 service you can just say your I-Do's and ring exchange and be on your way, and you can bring up to 4 guests if you would like at no extra cost.  It's only $40 (add $5 for credit/debit), your choice 5 to 10 guests are only $60.        * After 6pm weekdays OR Saturday & Sunday are $45 and Sundays are by appointment only  (add $5 credit/debit)*    Don't pay $70 to $800 at those other places and make your guests pay to park, we will always beat their lowest price and parking is always free here. No parking meters and no outrageous parking garage fees and no additional fees to have your own photographers or unity ceremonies.

ALL COUPLES with a valid Ohio marriage license who reside in Ohio may walk in for the Sign-N-Go Wedding.  

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5900 Roche Dr  Suite 240
Columbus, Ohio 43229
Our ceremonies are NON-RELIGIOUS by default. If you require religious content please let us know at the time you schedule
*We're a handicapped accessible location*
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Required deposits and fees are non-refundable.