If you would like to have your wedding at Emmanuel or would like to be married by one of the staff at Emmanuel, please read the information below and fill in the form and we will be in touch with you soon.
Congratulations on your decision to be married! Marriage is a righteous and holy union created by God, fulfilling God's plan and design for one man and one man to be joined in lifelong relationship with God at the center. Our desire as a church is to uphold and support couples as they realize Gods plan for their lives and marriage according to God's Word. (Genesis 2:18-24; Proverbs 18:22; Malachi 2:13-16; Matthew 19:4-6; 1 Corinthians 7:1-40; 2 Corinthians 6:14; Ephesians 5:21-33; Hebrews 13:4 )
To be legally married in Ontario you must obtain a Marriage Licence, or have your Wedding banns published in a church service for at least two weeks prior to the wedding date. Wedding banns are free, but require the couple being married to be regular members. The use of wedding banns also require that neither person having been previously married. A marriage licence costs around $125 and can be obtained at a town hall.
*Costs for Weddings include: $200 for Facility rental (Waived for regular attenders of Emmanuel). Suggested donation of $100 for Musicians. Suggested donation of $100 for Tech Person. Suggested donation of $75 for Custodian. Suggested Honorarium of $200 for Pastor officiating.
Our Policy at Emmanuel is that everyone being married by an Emmanuel Staff Person must first agree to our pre marriage mentoring program, which requires several sessions with one of our appointed marriage mentor couples. For more information, click here.