at Shepherd's Field in Mt. Vernon, MO
YOUR WEDDING SITE:
We charge $75.00 to officiate within 25 miles of
Mt. Vernon plus mileage over the 25 miles at $1.00 per mile
If you are having a rehearsal where another trip is needed
then it is also $75.00 plus mileage as above.
WHAT YOU NEED:
A marriage license,
You can obtain a marriage license from any County
Courthouse in Missouri. They are only good for
30 days. If you wait till you get to Mt Vernon you will
need to be at the Courthouse before 4:30 Monday-
Friday (Closed on Holidays, Weekends) The cost of the
license in Mt. Vernon is $46.00. The courthouse is on
If you don't have witnesses we can arrange them,
sometimes it can postpone a wedding until they are
available. One witness is included in the price, the cost
of the second witness cost me $10.00 so add that to
A Bride and a Groom,
I know this sounds silly, but it's suppose to.
Give us a call and set everything up, there will be some
questions so we can have everything ready when you
OK, you are wondering what kind of questions, they will be:
Names: Bride & Groom Contact Number
Date of Wedding Time
Witnesses: How many Expected # of Guests
Rings: 0, 1, 2 Someone to give away
Vows: Traditional or Non + A few others questions
ALL WEDDINGS INCLUDE:
Music during the ceremony
Filing of your marriage license with the County Recorder
Wedding Certificate with photograph from the Chapel
Bible with your vows inserted
|We are now able to accept Credit Cards.
Mastercard, Visa, Discover
|We are now having to ask
all to hold a scheduled
time we must require a
$50 deposit to hold the
You do not have to be a
member of PayPal to use
this form of payment.
Credit and Debit Cards
I am sorry we are having
to do this but a few has
Reservations have been
made on their word and
we have not been notified
when they either decided
to not get married or just
didn't show up for
|PRICING OF WEDDINGS
Since we offer many wedding sites here at Shepherd's Field we
have decided to instead of pricing per site to price per guest
number. This way you will have a choice of any site at Shepherd's
Field that will allow the number of guests invited.
|5 guests $50
25 guests $75
50 guests $100
75 guests $150
100 guests $200
This pricing effective March 1, 2017
All weddings must have a deposit of $50 to hold date.
Capacity per site:
Small Chapel 5 guests
Outside Small Chapel as Backdrop 50 guests
Outside Out Back 50 guests
Enclosed White Tent 50 guests
Green Tent (used for wedding or receptions) 50 guests
Wedding in the Woods 100 guests
Since our Senior Pastor is a Pastor of the Free Methodist Church we are unable to participate in Same Sex Marriages.
This is based on our Biblical beliefs and the "Free Methodist Book of Discipline". The below section is taken from the 2011
Book of Discipline which is the current publication and will be revised at the General Conference 2015.
For the excerpt of the Book of Discipline please go to "Contact Us".