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Weddings & Unions

Traditional, Non-Denominational, Modern or Same Sex

Reverends Jody Hill Stevenson and Marilyn Lewis are ordained, non-denominational ministers who honor the spiritual paths, beliefs, philosophies and traditions of all who come to consecrate their love. Each wedding is an opportunity to celebrate the values and beliefs of the couple, as well as to reflect the character of who they are together. These ministers will show you how to let your uniqueness shine on your special day.

Pricing varies depending on your specific needs and location.

Contact Reverend Marilyn for officiating services.
Learn more at her Sacred Ceremonies Facebook page.

To book Jody or learn more about her officiating services, visit her wedding website – Wedding Day Joys.


Baby Blessings

There are many ways to welcome a baby into the world. Some families choose a religious ritual such as baptism. Others prefer a naming ceremony or other blessing of their little soul. Whatever your preference, Reverend Marilyn will create the perfect ceremony for your special child.

Contact Reverend Marilyn for details.

Funerals & Memorials


Losing a loved one is one of life’s most painful experiences. It’s also a very stressful time with a myriad of arrangements and expenses that need to be handled quickly. Two ministers at the Institute, Reverend Marilyn Lewis and Reverend Robert Brzezinski are available to prepare a service for your loved one. Let them support you and your family emotionally making this process as easy as possible, while walking you through the steps of planning a meaningful tribute with compassion and patience.


An inspirational memorial service incorporating your wishes with a sense of hope and trust for the future will be tailored to your loved ones spiritual beliefs in any setting you desire. Choose from a formal traditional funeral or more informal celebration of life.


Contact Contact Reverend Marilyn or Reverend Robert to discuss your needs. 






What clients are saying:

“Although we do not practice any particular religion, we wanted a ceremony to welcome our daughter to the world. Taking our suggestions and incorporating what we wanted from our hearts, Marilyn constructed a lovely and meaningful celebration and performed it with warmth and sincerity. It was very special and we would recommend her for anyone looking for a heartfelt spiritual leader.”

– Jodi Korthuis

“Thank you Rev. Jody for making our wedding all we dreamed of. We can’t express how happy we were to have you perform our ceremony. We enjoyed working with you to create such a personalized and memorable occasion. Your words brought so much meaning to the day and joy to our hearts.”

– Robert and Rachel Eye

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