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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson

Riegelsville , PA

LOCATION

P O Box 411
Riegelsville, PA US (map)

PHONE

610-762-9137

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Are you personalizing all aspects of your wedding celebration? Do you want a wedding ceremony that celebrates your hopes, dreams, traditions and your love? You can have the ceremony you... Read more
Are you personalizing all aspects of your wedding celebration? Do you want a wedding ceremony that celebrates your hopes, dreams, traditions and your love? You can have the ceremony you want when I perform your ceremony! I perform personalized wedding ceremonies that celebrate YOU! Do you want a romantic and sentimental ceremony? YOU can have just what you want! I work with couples to ‘co-create’ their ceremony. My tagline is, "The Heart of the Couple Is the Heart of the Ceremony." This is more than just a cute saying; it is the focus of my work with every couple.

You can have a customized ceremony, one that reflects who you are, your hopes, dreams and love! I understand that a wedding ceremony is about the couple being married and not the person performing the ceremony. I welcome all faiths, cultures, and lifestyles; I have officiated religious, spiritual and civil ceremonies, both traditional and non-traditional. I provide couples with guidance for all aspects of their ceremony, and share a large e-book full of resources.

Couples have shared with me that my warm and professional manner helps you relax and enjoy your planning, rehearsal (optional) and ceremony. I am seminary educated with a Masters of Divinity degree and am an ordained minister. My education and professional experience has given me a strong and firm foundation in public speaking, use of my voice, crowd dynamics, ceremony flow and content, as well as the need to have a comfortable relationship with a couple. I have been officiating at all rites of passage for over sixteen years. I do not require premarital counseling to officiate at your wedding, but I do offer pre-marital coaching and support, if you want it. I welcome inquiries about other ceremonies as well, including Renewal of Vows, Civil Unions, Same Sex Weddings, Baby Blessings, Baptisms and Memorial/ Funeral Services.

Personalized wedding ceremonies performed in Bucks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Montgomery & Northampton Counties of Pennsylvania. Services also available in Hunterdon & Warren Counties of New Jersey. Read less
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INFO FOR OFFICIANT

What officiant services do you provide?
Civil Union, Interfaith Ceremony, Non-religious Ceremony, Single Religion Ceremony
What religious affiliations do you serve?
Agnostic, Baha'i Faith, Buddhist, Christian (no denomination), Christian - Anglican, Christian - Baptist, Christian - Catholic, Christian - Episcopalian, Christian - Lutheran, Christian - Methodist, Christian - Mormon, Christian - Orthodox, Christian - Presbyterian, Christian - Quaker, Evangelical, Hindu, Jewish
Can you accommodate the hearing impaired?
Yes
Are you willing to perform a ceremony at a non-religious site?
Yes! Private homes, a garden, local park, an outdoor ceremony site or on the shores of a lake, all are beautiful settings to be married.
What is your attire for the ceremony?
I often wear a celebrant's robe, which is similar to an academic robe. My robe is black and I wear a simple white stole over it. Neither the robe nor the stole have any religious symbols upon them. I can also wear a suit or suitable professional clothing. Please check out the photos for more information.
Are you flexible in the wording used throughout the ceremony, including the vows?
Yes! The words shared during a ceremony should reflect the couple being married. If you would prefer to have no spiritual or religious language, I can accomodate your wishes. It is YOUR WEDDING and the words should reflect YOU!
Do you allow the couple to write their own vows, if desired?
Of course! I have resources that can also assist couples with doing this.
Do you have a list of readings pre-selected, from which the couple must choose?
I have a variety of resources that I share with couples, including reading options and ideas! Couples choose EVERY aspect of their ceremony for the same price.
How long are your ceremonies?
Typically, with a processional and recessional, ceremonies are no longer than 20 minutes in length. Simple ceremonies are beautiful and do not feel rushed. Once a couple is both in front of me, the content of a ceremony is usually 12 - 15 minutes in length.
Do you require that premarital counseling be done?
I do not require premarital counseling. I do like to meet with the couple at least once face to face so that we get to know one another before the 'big day.' It is helpful to meet face to face, but it is not always necessary.
 
 Pre-marital couching and supportive counseling is available and optional.
Are you willing to perform pre-ceremony rehearsals?
I do participate and attend rehearsals. There is an additional fee for this of $100.
Do you supply a sound system?
No, I do not. I can very adequately project my voice and find that microphones are more often cumbersome and problematic. HOWEVER, if a couple wants me to use a microphone I AM MORE THAN WILLING TO DO SO. I am very open to talking about this concern and issue with couples. Microphones must be arranged and provided by the couple.

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Nicole
Wedding:
6/21/2014
5.0/5.0
Stephanie did an outstanding job officiating our wedding. From the first time I spoke with her on the phone, I knew that she’d be perfect to hire for our day. When we met with her in person to review what we had in mind for our ceremony she was extremely helpful in going over everything in detail with us. All of my confusions disappeared & questions were answered thoroughly. Stephanie’s lighthearted yet professional demeanor made our wedding that much more perfect! Thank You!!
Stephanie did an outstanding job officiating our wedding. From the first time I spoke with her on the phone, I knew that Read more...
Stephanie did an outstanding job officiating our wedding. From the first time I spoke with her on the phone, I knew that she’d be perfect to hire for our day. When we met with her in person to review what we had in mind for our ceremony she was extremely helpful in going over everything in detail with us. All of my confusions disappeared & questions were answered thoroughly. Stephanie’s lighthearted yet professional demeanor made our wedding that much more perfect! Thank You!! Read less
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Courtney
Wedding:
6/14/2014
5.0/5.0
My husband and I are so happy we hired Reverend Stephanie! With her help, we were able to put together our own ceremony in a way that felt meaningful and special to us. During your wedding, Reverend Stephanie literally will not say a single word that you haven’t chosen yourself, so you don’t have to worry about any surprises on your wedding day. You have complete freedom to write a ceremony that you’re comfortable with, that expresses who you are and what is important in your relationship. But this isn’t to say that she leaves you to do all the hard work yourself. Reverend Stephanie provided us with so many helpful resources, from a comprehensive list of wedding ceremony traditions (complete with explanations of their meanings and sample wording) to a huge collection of sample ceremony readings. For every single piece of the ceremony – from the Declaration of Intent to the Exchange of Rings to the Pronouncement of Marriage – she provided a list of possible phrasings, and she also encouraged us to mix and match or just write our own if none of her suggestions felt right. The result was a beautiful ceremony that felt true to us and set the tone not just for our wedding day, but for our marriage.

As if all this isn’t enough, Reverend Stephanie is also one of the warmest and kindest people we’ve ever met. She made us feel so comfortable from the moment we met her, and by the time our wedding day came around, we felt like we were being married by a good friend and mentor. We never felt like we were just another client; she spent hours chatting with us during the course of our engagement and always made us feel like she genuinely cared about us. She even sent us an email to check in on us right after Hurricane Sandy, because she remembered where we lived and had heard that our area was hit badly by the storm. If you hire Reverend Stephanie, you’re sure to have not only a beautiful, personalized wedding ceremony, but also a wonderful new friend.
My husband and I are so happy we hired Reverend Stephanie! With her help, we were able to put together our own ceremony in Read more...
My husband and I are so happy we hired Reverend Stephanie! With her help, we were able to put together our own ceremony in a way that felt meaningful and special to us. During your wedding, Reverend Stephanie literally will not say a single word that you haven’t chosen yourself, so you don’t have to worry about any surprises on your wedding day. You have complete freedom to write a ceremony that you’re comfortable with, that expresses who you are and what is important in your relationship. But this isn’t to say that she leaves you to do all the hard work yourself. Reverend Stephanie provided us with so many helpful resources, from a comprehensive list of wedding ceremony traditions (complete with explanations of their meanings and sample wording) to a huge collection of sample ceremony readings. For every single piece of the ceremony – from the Declaration of Intent to the Exchange of Rings to the Pronouncement of Marriage – she provided a list of possible phrasings, and she also encouraged us to mix and match or just write our own if none of her suggestions felt right. The result was a beautiful ceremony that felt true to us and set the tone not just for our wedding day, but for our marriage.

As if all this isn’t enough, Reverend Stephanie is also one of the warmest and kindest people we’ve ever met. She made us feel so comfortable from the moment we met her, and by the time our wedding day came around, we felt like we were being married by a good friend and mentor. We never felt like we were just another client; she spent hours chatting with us during the course of our engagement and always made us feel like she genuinely cared about us. She even sent us an email to check in on us right after Hurricane Sandy, because she remembered where we lived and had heard that our area was hit badly by the storm. If you hire Reverend Stephanie, you’re sure to have not only a beautiful, personalized wedding ceremony, but also a wonderful new friend. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

I am humbled and touched by your thoughtful and generous words Courtney! Thank you! I feel honored to have been touched by your love and joy and to have shared in your wedding!
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Jackie
Wedding:
5/30/2014
5.0/5.0
We had our officiant cancel on us a week before our wedding, and Stephanie was our first call to desperately try to find a last minute replacement. She not only was more than willing to help us, but she was just so nice and comforted us in knowing she would do an excellent job! She was also very responsive the week prior to the wedding. On the wedding day, she helped us through the ceremony, and had a loud speaking voice so everyone was able to hear what she was saying. Overall, we couldn't have asked for anyone better!
We had our officiant cancel on us a week before our wedding, and Stephanie was our first call to desperately try to find a Read more...
We had our officiant cancel on us a week before our wedding, and Stephanie was our first call to desperately try to find a last minute replacement. She not only was more than willing to help us, but she was just so nice and comforted us in knowing she would do an excellent job! She was also very responsive the week prior to the wedding. On the wedding day, she helped us through the ceremony, and had a loud speaking voice so everyone was able to hear what she was saying. Overall, we couldn't have asked for anyone better! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Jackie and Sean, Thank you for sharing a part of your very special wedding with me. I truly enjoyed working with you both. Your wedding celebration was a true joy to share in.
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Dawn
Wedding:
5/3/2014
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was an exceptional Officiant for our wedding. This was several years in the making and Stephanie was extremely helpful as we met with her via phone due to the long distance and could not have been more understanding and put our minds at ease with the whole process. As a same sex couple it is very difficult to find someone that you click with and the 3 of us did without question. If you are a same sex couple please give Stephanie serious consideration as she was awesome!!!!
It was a true honor for Stephanie to oversee our wedding
Regards,
Dawn and Louise Peters Baszak
Stephanie was an exceptional Officiant for our wedding. This was several years in the making and Stephanie was extremely Read more...
Stephanie was an exceptional Officiant for our wedding. This was several years in the making and Stephanie was extremely helpful as we met with her via phone due to the long distance and could not have been more understanding and put our minds at ease with the whole process. As a same sex couple it is very difficult to find someone that you click with and the 3 of us did without question. If you are a same sex couple please give Stephanie serious consideration as she was awesome!!!!
It was a true honor for Stephanie to oversee our wedding
Regards,
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Dawn and Louise, thank you! I appreciate your generous words touched by heart. I was honored to perform your ceremony- and I celebrate the legal recognition you share with all married couples!
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Nikki
Wedding:
4/12/2014
5.0/5.0
Working with Stephanie was like working with an old friend. She took the time to learn about us as a couple and was so willing to make sure we were having the type of wedding we always wanted. We wanted something that felt traditional but was out of the box. She provided us with ideas and tons of resources to make sure that we were completely prepared. I would tell anyone looking for an officiant - stop. Stephanie with Heart Ceremonies is the best there is. You won't find anyone more amazing than her.
Working with Stephanie was like working with an old friend. She took the time to learn about us as a couple and was so Read more...
Working with Stephanie was like working with an old friend. She took the time to learn about us as a couple and was so willing to make sure we were having the type of wedding we always wanted. We wanted something that felt traditional but was out of the box. She provided us with ideas and tons of resources to make sure that we were completely prepared. I would tell anyone looking for an officiant - stop. Stephanie with Heart Ceremonies is the best there is. You won't find anyone more amazing than her. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Nikki! Your words and thoughts mean a lot. It was fun to work with you and to help you create YOUR ceremony!!
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suzette
Wedding:
3/1/2014
5.0/5.0
Stephanie is great she will work with you and customize your ceremony to your likings while making it really special.
Stephanie is great she will work with you and customize your ceremony to your likings while making it really special.
Stephanie is great she will work with you and customize your ceremony to your likings while making it really special. Read less
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Christine
Wedding:
11/16/2013
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. Her warm personality made us feel instantly comfortable with her and she was incredibly helpful in personalizing our ceremony and working with us to make it unique. At both the rehearsal and on the wedding day she was very helpful in making sure that everything was in order and calming our nerves. The ceremony itself was flawless thanks to her.
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. Her warm personality made us feel instantly comfortable with her and she was Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. Her warm personality made us feel instantly comfortable with her and she was incredibly helpful in personalizing our ceremony and working with us to make it unique. At both the rehearsal and on the wedding day she was very helpful in making sure that everything was in order and calming our nerves. The ceremony itself was flawless thanks to her. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you so much Christine and Jake! It was so wonderful to see the love, care and joy you share with one another- and to see the love you were both surrounded with on your special day! Thank you! Rev. Stephanie
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Jamie
Wedding:
11/10/2013
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was an absolute pleasure. My husband and I are from different areas and we could not get our pastors to come out to officiate our wedding. She was well experienced, but very personable and was thoughtful about every aspect of our wedding day. When we met her before the big day to discuss details and style of ceremony we wanted, she was very helpful and made us feel comfortable about everything we discussed. I was actually somewhat sad to say goodbye to her on the wedding day because she was such a wonderful person to be around. You will not be disappointed if you work with Rev. Stephanie!
Rev. Stephanie was an absolute pleasure. My husband and I are from different areas and we could not get our pastors to Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was an absolute pleasure. My husband and I are from different areas and we could not get our pastors to come out to officiate our wedding. She was well experienced, but very personable and was thoughtful about every aspect of our wedding day. When we met her before the big day to discuss details and style of ceremony we wanted, she was very helpful and made us feel comfortable about everything we discussed. I was actually somewhat sad to say goodbye to her on the wedding day because she was such a wonderful person to be around. You will not be disappointed if you work with Rev. Stephanie! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks so much Jamie and Jason for sharing part of your special day with me!
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Sheryl
Wedding:
9/21/2013
5.0/5.0
Amazing!!! Couldn't have had anyone better marry my husband and I . We thank you soooo much. Wonderful woman
Amazing!!! Couldn't have had anyone better marry my husband and I . We thank you soooo much. Wonderful woman
Amazing!!! Couldn't have had anyone better marry my husband and I . We thank you soooo much. Wonderful woman Read less
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Private User
Wedding:
9/14/2013
5.0/5.0
Steph was awesome. Very personable and friendly. Took the time to get to know us.
Steph was awesome. Very personable and friendly. Took the time to get to know us.
Steph was awesome. Very personable and friendly. Took the time to get to know us. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks so much T. & I! I enjoyed working with you both. I love 'your story' and wish you all the best in your future! Thank you for sending me pictures too!!!
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Crystal
Wedding:
9/13/2013
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was amazing, I couldn't have asked for a better officiant! Meeting with Stephanie went well, she was very understanding on the ceremony that my husband and i wanted. The day of the wedding she kept us both calm, I loved how she would whisper to help us get threw! I would recommend her to everyone. Thank you for everything Rev. Stephanie, you made our day complete.
Rev. Stephanie was amazing, I couldn't have asked for a better officiant! Meeting with Stephanie went well, she was very Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was amazing, I couldn't have asked for a better officiant! Meeting with Stephanie went well, she was very understanding on the ceremony that my husband and i wanted. The day of the wedding she kept us both calm, I loved how she would whisper to help us get threw! I would recommend her to everyone. Thank you for everything Rev. Stephanie, you made our day complete. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Crystal and Fred! I has so much fun being a a part of your wedding! Your sense of humor, your wonderful Bridal Party and all of the llittle details you added to the ceremony setting were so special and memorable!
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Dawn
Wedding:
9/7/2013
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. Our wedding was made so much more special because she helped us to personalize our vows to make it us. She was a blessing.
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. Our wedding was made so much more special because she helped us to personalize our vows to Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. Our wedding was made so much more special because she helped us to personalize our vows to make it us. She was a blessing. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Dawn! I appreciate your kinds words- and the wonderful wedding that I shared in. The ways in which you personalized your ceremony were very special. My favorite was the Victrola playing the music when Fred and you 'walked down' the aisle as a newly married couple!
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Megan
Wedding:
8/10/2013
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful. I fell in love with her the moment I met her. She understood my concerns with having a ceremony that was spiritual but not religious. She met with us to plan leading up to the big day, and she created a script so I knew exactly how our ceremony would go. one of the best things she did was the way she spoke of my brother who died unexpectedly when he was 14. She quickly spoke in remembrance of him without turning it into a somber part of the ceremony. iIt was beautiful and perfect. Our ceremony was meaningful and playful, just like we told her we wanted. She whispered directions to us during the ceremony (you'd be surprised how quickly you forget which hand the ring is supposed to go on when 130 people are watching you, but Stephanie whispered "the one farthest from me" and eased my lapse of common sense). I would highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a wonderful experience with their officiant. Our ceremony was perfect, and I know we owe a lot of that to Stephanie!
Stephanie was wonderful. I fell in love with her the moment I met her. She understood my concerns with having a ceremony Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful. I fell in love with her the moment I met her. She understood my concerns with having a ceremony that was spiritual but not religious. She met with us to plan leading up to the big day, and she created a script so I knew exactly how our ceremony would go. one of the best things she did was the way she spoke of my brother who died unexpectedly when he was 14. She quickly spoke in remembrance of him without turning it into a somber part of the ceremony. iIt was beautiful and perfect. Our ceremony was meaningful and playful, just like we told her we wanted. She whispered directions to us during the ceremony (you'd be surprised how quickly you forget which hand the ring is supposed to go on when 130 people are watching you, but Stephanie whispered "the one farthest from me" and eased my lapse of common sense). I would highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a wonderful experience with their officiant. Our ceremony was perfect, and I know we owe a lot of that to Stephanie! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Megan and Travis, I so appreciate your kind words and thoughtfulness. Megan, your joy was so wonderful to see and experience as you became Travis' wife. I love the confidence and strength that you so obviously give to one another. Thank you again! I wish you much joy!
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Cheryl
Wedding:
8/3/2013
5.0/5.0
We were so happy to have Stephanie as our officiant. She performed a wonderful ceremony and did everything we asked. She also made us feel very at ease. We received many compliments about the beautiful ceremony she preformed.
Cheryl and Drew
We were so happy to have Stephanie as our officiant. She performed a wonderful ceremony and did everything we asked. She Read more...
We were so happy to have Stephanie as our officiant. She performed a wonderful ceremony and did everything we asked. She also made us feel very at ease. We received many compliments about the beautiful ceremony she preformed.
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Cheryl and Drew! I loved working with you and your Bridal Party, filled with your children and grandchildren. I wish you a lifetime of love and joy!
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Paula
Wedding:
4/20/2013
5.0/5.0
Choosing Stephanie as our Wedding Officiant was one of the best decisions we made in planning our special day. With Stephanie's guidance we were able to create a beautiful, meaningful ceremony that truly reflected the love we feel for each other.
Choosing Stephanie as our Wedding Officiant was one of the best decisions we made in planning our special day. With Read more...
Choosing Stephanie as our Wedding Officiant was one of the best decisions we made in planning our special day. With Stephanie's guidance we were able to create a beautiful, meaningful ceremony that truly reflected the love we feel for each other. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Paula and Jeff!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was great! She spent a long time sitting with us, getting to know my wife and I and helping to guide us through building the perfect ceremony. In our opinion she went above and beyond in giving of her time and in the quality of her service and helped to make our wedding day perfect and a day we'll always look to with a smile and thoughts of how well it all went.
Stephanie was great! She spent a long time sitting with us, getting to know my wife and I and helping to guide us through Read more...
Stephanie was great! She spent a long time sitting with us, getting to know my wife and I and helping to guide us through building the perfect ceremony. In our opinion she went above and beyond in giving of her time and in the quality of her service and helped to make our wedding day perfect and a day we'll always look to with a smile and thoughts of how well it all went. Read less
Services Used: Officiant
Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you!
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Emily
Wedding:
3/30/2013
5.0/5.0
My husband and I got married on March 30, 2013 at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Pa. Rev. Stephanie was recommended to us by our wedding planner. We loved her the minute we met! She is very personable, friendly, organized, and obviously loves what she does! Through our meetings with her for our ceremony she was very flexible with when and where we would meet. She gave us a variety of tools to use to help us make decisions for creating the vision we had for our wedding ceremony. We had a great experience working with Rev. Stephanie. My husband and I highly recommend Heart Ceremonies.
My husband and I got married on March 30, 2013 at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Pa. Rev. Stephanie was recommended to us by our Read more...
My husband and I got married on March 30, 2013 at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Pa. Rev. Stephanie was recommended to us by our wedding planner. We loved her the minute we met! She is very personable, friendly, organized, and obviously loves what she does! Through our meetings with her for our ceremony she was very flexible with when and where we would meet. She gave us a variety of tools to use to help us make decisions for creating the vision we had for our wedding ceremony. We had a great experience working with Rev. Stephanie. My husband and I highly recommend Heart Ceremonies. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie did an outstanding job with our ceremony! Right from the start, she was genuine and supportive of our self written ceremony. She told us about herself and really got to know us as a couple. Stephanie gave us plenty of resources as we wrote our ceremony and gave us excellent feedback and suggestions throughout. Unlike many of the other officiants we found online, Stephanie was reasonable and truly got to know us. The day before and the day of the wedding (during a blizzard), Stephanie made sure everything ran smoothly and did a fantastic job of adapting as we went. We had such a wonderful ceremony and cannot thank Stephanie enough!
Rev. Stephanie did an outstanding job with our ceremony! Right from the start, she was genuine and supportive of our self Read more...
Rev. Stephanie did an outstanding job with our ceremony! Right from the start, she was genuine and supportive of our self written ceremony. She told us about herself and really got to know us as a couple. Stephanie gave us plenty of resources as we wrote our ceremony and gave us excellent feedback and suggestions throughout. Unlike many of the other officiants we found online, Stephanie was reasonable and truly got to know us. The day before and the day of the wedding (during a blizzard), Stephanie made sure everything ran smoothly and did a fantastic job of adapting as we went. We had such a wonderful ceremony and cannot thank Stephanie enough! Read less
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Kristen
Wedding:
12/15/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie, Derek and I can't thank you enough for your part in making our wedding a dream come true. From the first time we talked over email we knew you were the perfect person to marry us. When we met in person, we knew for sure! Thank you for your guidance through the ceremony planning and rehearsal. Your presence made us both feel calm and at ease during the ceremony when all eyes were on us. Everything you said was so beautiful and we kept hearing people tell us it was the most beautiful ceremony they ever witnessed! Thank you again from the bottom of our hearts!!
Stephanie, Derek and I can't thank you enough for your part in making our wedding a dream come true. From the first time Read more...
Stephanie, Derek and I can't thank you enough for your part in making our wedding a dream come true. From the first time we talked over email we knew you were the perfect person to marry us. When we met in person, we knew for sure! Thank you for your guidance through the ceremony planning and rehearsal. Your presence made us both feel calm and at ease during the ceremony when all eyes were on us. Everything you said was so beautiful and we kept hearing people tell us it was the most beautiful ceremony they ever witnessed! Thank you again from the bottom of our hearts!! Read less
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Kristy
Wedding:
12/12/2012
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful, sweet and I'm so very happy that I was recommend to have her as our officiant. Rev. Stephanie made us feel as if we were her only couple she was marring, she provides one on one attention. We think of Rev. Stephanie as a friend of ours and we could not have asked for better!
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful, sweet and I'm so very happy that I was recommend to have her as our officiant. Rev. Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful, sweet and I'm so very happy that I was recommend to have her as our officiant. Rev. Stephanie made us feel as if we were her only couple she was marring, she provides one on one attention. We think of Rev. Stephanie as a friend of ours and we could not have asked for better! Read less
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Sherry
Wedding:
11/11/2012
5.0/5.0
John and I could not have been more honored to have Rev Stephanie seal our special day!
Stephanie truly puts her whole heart into each and every couple she weds. Stephanie provided us with so much useful and much needed information that planning our ceremony was completely stress free and came to together so perfectly. Rev Stephanie listened to what we wanted and didn't want, gave helpful input and in the end brought it all together in such a special way that we felt she has been part of our lives forever. Our guests were very impressed with our ceremony. Anyone who knows me knows that I like to do things a bit different and not like everyone else does, Stephanie made that happen and made us shine on our special day!!!!! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts :)
John and I could not have been more honored to have Rev Stephanie seal our special day!
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John and I could not have been more honored to have Rev Stephanie seal our special day!
Stephanie truly puts her whole heart into each and every couple she weds. Stephanie provided us with so much useful and much needed information that planning our ceremony was completely stress free and came to together so perfectly. Rev Stephanie listened to what we wanted and didn't want, gave helpful input and in the end brought it all together in such a special way that we felt she has been part of our lives forever. Our guests were very impressed with our ceremony. Anyone who knows me knows that I like to do things a bit different and not like everyone else does, Stephanie made that happen and made us shine on our special day!!!!! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts :) Read less
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kyra
Wedding:
11/10/2012
5.0/5.0
I absolutely loved working with Reverend Stephanie, She was very easy and fun to work with and she really listened to what we wanted (and didn't want) in our ceremony. She gave us suggestions but let us have the final say. Our family and guests enjoyed our ceremony as well. We got comments like, "it was unique and really cool" and "She had a really great voice....do you think she'd officiate my wedding?"
I would highly recommend working with Reverend Stephanie!!!!!!!!
I absolutely loved working with Reverend Stephanie, She was very easy and fun to work with and she really listened to what Read more...
I absolutely loved working with Reverend Stephanie, She was very easy and fun to work with and she really listened to what we wanted (and didn't want) in our ceremony. She gave us suggestions but let us have the final say. Our family and guests enjoyed our ceremony as well. We got comments like, "it was unique and really cool" and "She had a really great voice....do you think she'd officiate my wedding?"
I would highly recommend working with Reverend Stephanie!!!!!!!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Kyra and Matt!
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Alexis
Wedding:
11/3/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie made our wedding day so special! We wanted a unique and simple ceremony at our small and intimate wedding and she delivered in more ways than expected! We would suggest her to anyone and everyone that is considering getting married!! She made our ceremony so special and our guests continue to say what an amazing job she did, everyone loved her- including us! Thank you Stephanie for an amazing wedding ceremony!
-Justin and Alexis
Married November 3, 2012
Stephanie made our wedding day so special! We wanted a unique and simple ceremony at our small and intimate wedding and Read more...
Stephanie made our wedding day so special! We wanted a unique and simple ceremony at our small and intimate wedding and she delivered in more ways than expected! We would suggest her to anyone and everyone that is considering getting married!! She made our ceremony so special and our guests continue to say what an amazing job she did, everyone loved her- including us! Thank you Stephanie for an amazing wedding ceremony!
-Justin and Alexis
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Alexis and Justin! Thank you for your kind words- and for asking me to be a part of your intimate and very special wedding.
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Jennifer
Wedding:
10/19/2012
5.0/5.0
Flawless, the whole ceremony was perfect thanks to Stephanie. My husband and I met with Stephanie several times and each time she was devoted to us, listened to us, provided suggestions and options and really made us feel comfortable. We felt like she really got a sense of who we are as a couple and put that into our ceremony. She allowed us to handpick the pieces of our ceremony which made it even more personal for us. Our guests could not stop complimenting the wonderful ceremony. I would highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a one of a kind personalized ceremony.
Flawless, the whole ceremony was perfect thanks to Stephanie. My husband and I met with Stephanie several times and each Read more...
Flawless, the whole ceremony was perfect thanks to Stephanie. My husband and I met with Stephanie several times and each time she was devoted to us, listened to us, provided suggestions and options and really made us feel comfortable. We felt like she really got a sense of who we are as a couple and put that into our ceremony. She allowed us to handpick the pieces of our ceremony which made it even more personal for us. Our guests could not stop complimenting the wonderful ceremony. I would highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a one of a kind personalized ceremony. Read less
Services Used: Officiant
Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Jenn and Paul, it was a joy to be a part of your wedding celebration.
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Abby
Wedding:
10/7/2012
5.0/5.0
Reverend Stephanie is awesome! She stepped in at the last minute and saved our day! Even though we had only spoken to her on the phone and did not get a chance to meet her until the day of our ceremony we felt like we had known her for years. She was very quick to get back to us when we called. She is the most caring and personable person you will ever meet. She really took the time to advise us and help us pick the perfect wording for our ceremony. Many many thanks to her for making our day so perfect.
Reverend Stephanie is awesome! She stepped in at the last minute and saved our day! Even though we had only spoken to her Read more...
Reverend Stephanie is awesome! She stepped in at the last minute and saved our day! Even though we had only spoken to her on the phone and did not get a chance to meet her until the day of our ceremony we felt like we had known her for years. She was very quick to get back to us when we called. She is the most caring and personable person you will ever meet. She really took the time to advise us and help us pick the perfect wording for our ceremony. Many many thanks to her for making our day so perfect. Read less
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Nicole
Wedding:
10/6/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful! She was able to provide us with so much information so that we could plan our ceremony exactly how we wanted it. She was very helpful in giving us lots of tips for the ceremony so that it would run most smoothly. Stephanie was very personable and professional, and she led a wonderful and meaningful ceremony. Her voice was loud and clear, so there was no need for a microphone. We got a lot of comments on how beautiful our ceremony was, and I love that we could make it fit our own personalities. I would definitely recommend Heart Ceremonies to other brides!
Stephanie was wonderful! She was able to provide us with so much information so that we could plan our ceremony exactly Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful! She was able to provide us with so much information so that we could plan our ceremony exactly how we wanted it. She was very helpful in giving us lots of tips for the ceremony so that it would run most smoothly. Stephanie was very personable and professional, and she led a wonderful and meaningful ceremony. Her voice was loud and clear, so there was no need for a microphone. We got a lot of comments on how beautiful our ceremony was, and I love that we could make it fit our own personalities. I would definitely recommend Heart Ceremonies to other brides! Read less
Services Used: Officiant
Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Nicole and James- thank you! Your wedding was such a special one- with your family surrounding you and the beautiful setting of the elegant Hotel Bethlehem. I, as I often say, had the best view in the 'house' as you exchanged the vows you wrote and then exchanged the traditional vows.
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Sarah
Wedding:
9/22/2012
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was awesome. That materials she provides so that we could plan our own ceremony were exactly the kind of thing we were looking for. She also helped out with a lot of the little things on the day of and during the rehearsal. Rev. Stephanie was awesome and she made our day extra special. Highly recommend!
Rev. Stephanie was awesome. That materials she provides so that we could plan our own ceremony were exactly the kind of Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was awesome. That materials she provides so that we could plan our own ceremony were exactly the kind of thing we were looking for. She also helped out with a lot of the little things on the day of and during the rehearsal. Rev. Stephanie was awesome and she made our day extra special. Highly recommend! Read less
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Tara
Wedding:
9/15/2012
5.0/5.0
We were so lucky to have Rev. Stephanie Thompson marry us! 5 minutes into our first meeting she felt like family to us already. She worked with us 100% and made our wedding personal to us. She has so much information and was willing to find more for me!

During our rehearsal for our ceremony we were dealing with a difficult "wedding coordinator" that I had never met before and was 30 minutes late, and Stephanie jumped right in and ran the day. She put us and our wants and needs first, even standing up to the wedding coordinator (who was being very difficult and stubborn). I was so grateful for her.

During the ceremony she was able to project her voice so that even the back row could hear her, but then whisper little comments to me and my husband that only we could hear. She ran the ceremony beautifully, and it was the perfect day!

THANK YOU SO MUCH Stephanie!
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We were so lucky to have Rev. Stephanie Thompson marry us! 5 minutes into our first meeting she felt like family to us already. She worked with us 100% and made our wedding personal to us. She has so much information and was willing to find more for me!

During our rehearsal for our ceremony we were dealing with a difficult "wedding coordinator" that I had never met before and was 30 minutes late, and Stephanie jumped right in and ran the day. She put us and our wants and needs first, even standing up to the wedding coordinator (who was being very difficult and stubborn). I was so grateful for her.

During the ceremony she was able to project her voice so that even the back row could hear her, but then whisper little comments to me and my husband that only we could hear. She ran the ceremony beautifully, and it was the perfect day!

THANK YOU SO MUCH Stephanie! Read less
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Jayme
Wedding:
7/27/2012
5.0/5.0
We couldn't have been any more pleased with Rev. Stephanie Thompson! She made our ceremony so special and meaningful and molded it specifically for us! She took the time to stop and talk to us before the ceremony to calm any jitters we had. More than that, she was always accessible to us any time we needed her throughout the months leading up to the wedding. Her custom-made ceremony was the easiest and most fun part of planning our wedding! She guided us the entire way and provided us with a variety of readings, vows, and ideas while getting to know our personalities so she could incorporate it all into the ceremony. She was full of life and love. It is apparent she truly cares about the couples she works with. Not only did our guests feed off of her upbeat energy during the ceremony, but so did we. We will absolutely keep her in mind when it's time for a renewal ceremony!
We couldn't have been any more pleased with Rev. Stephanie Thompson! She made our ceremony so special and meaningful and Read more...
We couldn't have been any more pleased with Rev. Stephanie Thompson! She made our ceremony so special and meaningful and molded it specifically for us! She took the time to stop and talk to us before the ceremony to calm any jitters we had. More than that, she was always accessible to us any time we needed her throughout the months leading up to the wedding. Her custom-made ceremony was the easiest and most fun part of planning our wedding! She guided us the entire way and provided us with a variety of readings, vows, and ideas while getting to know our personalities so she could incorporate it all into the ceremony. She was full of life and love. It is apparent she truly cares about the couples she works with. Not only did our guests feed off of her upbeat energy during the ceremony, but so did we. We will absolutely keep her in mind when it's time for a renewal ceremony! Read less
Services Used: Officiant
Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks so much Jayme! I love that you are already thinking about renewing your vows in the future! Celebrating your wedding was an honor- and knowing that Mike and you love each other so much made it even more special! I appreciate your kind words very much!
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susan
Wedding:
7/7/2012
5.0/5.0
I am thrilled to leave feedback for Stephanie Anne Thompson.

Stephanie was the Officiant at my recent wedding and I feel like we hit the jackpot in finding her. From the very outset it was clear that Stephanie's highest priority was in creating a wedding ceremony that was truly about us, not a standard ceremony that is brought out for every couple. Stephanie was willing to work with us at every turn and had so many wonderful ideas about how to make this event truly meaningful for us. Although she certainly made us feel as though we were her only clients and top priority, I am utterly convinced that the time, care and thoughtfulness she demonstrated when putting together our ceremony was anything but unique and that she approaches each and every couple with the same respect and thoughtfulness.

I would not hesitate to recommend Stephanie for any wedding or other function for which she is considered. If you have an opportunity to officiate your wedding, run don't walk to book her immediately before it's too late! I can honestly say that Stephanie's involvement in our wedding made all the difference in the world to us and we are forever grateful for her generosity, warmth and professionalism.

Thank you a million times, Stephanie for making the most important part of our day something that truly reflected Erik and me and for making our wedding ceremony as profound and meaningful as we had hoped.

Most sincerely,
Susan Wuest
West Chester, PA
I am thrilled to leave feedback for Stephanie Anne Thompson.

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I am thrilled to leave feedback for Stephanie Anne Thompson.

Stephanie was the Officiant at my recent wedding and I feel like we hit the jackpot in finding her. From the very outset it was clear that Stephanie's highest priority was in creating a wedding ceremony that was truly about us, not a standard ceremony that is brought out for every couple. Stephanie was willing to work with us at every turn and had so many wonderful ideas about how to make this event truly meaningful for us. Although she certainly made us feel as though we were her only clients and top priority, I am utterly convinced that the time, care and thoughtfulness she demonstrated when putting together our ceremony was anything but unique and that she approaches each and every couple with the same respect and thoughtfulness.

I would not hesitate to recommend Stephanie for any wedding or other function for which she is considered. If you have an opportunity to officiate your wedding, run don't walk to book her immediately before it's too late! I can honestly say that Stephanie's involvement in our wedding made all the difference in the world to us and we are forever grateful for her generosity, warmth and professionalism.

Thank you a million times, Stephanie for making the most important part of our day something that truly reflected Erik and me and for making our wedding ceremony as profound and meaningful as we had hoped.

Most sincerely,
Susan Wuest
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Susan and Eric, I loved working with you- and getting to know you both! Your wedding ceremony needed to reflect the life you have shared (10+ yrs) and your future.

It was wonderful to see the ways in which your nieces and nephews each had a role and an important part in your ceremony.

Thank you for your kind words and for allowing me to spend part of your very special day with you!
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Melissa
Wedding:
6/24/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was great to work with. Her easy going, laid back personality made the ceremony very relaxing for us. Everything was perfect and the ceremony ran very smoothly! We could not have asked for a better Officiant!!
Stephanie was great to work with. Her easy going, laid back personality made the ceremony very relaxing for us. Everything Read more...
Stephanie was great to work with. Her easy going, laid back personality made the ceremony very relaxing for us. Everything was perfect and the ceremony ran very smoothly! We could not have asked for a better Officiant!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Your thoughts and review are truly appreciated Melissa!
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breannecrawford
Wedding:
5/20/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was the perfect officiant for our non-religious ceremony. She was completely open to doing what my husband and I wanted to do and truly let us customize our ceremony. She worked with us perfectly, was open to meeting with us when needed, and we had so many compliments on our wonderful ceremony. She is extremely professional, but also kind and down-to-earth. We couldn't have been happier with her and I would highly recommend her to other bride-to-be's :)
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Stephanie was the perfect officiant for our non-religious ceremony. She was completely open to doing what my husband and I wanted to do and truly let us customize our ceremony. She worked with us perfectly, was open to meeting with us when needed, and we had so many compliments on our wonderful ceremony. She is extremely professional, but also kind and down-to-earth. We couldn't have been happier with her and I would highly recommend her to other bride-to-be's :) Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Breanne I so appreciate your kind and thoughtful words! You wedding celebration was beautiful and it was truly an honor to share in your ceremony. I so loved watching your daughters share in the day.
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Kristin
Wedding:
5/12/2012
5.0/5.0
My husband and I immediately felt a connection with Stephanie. It was very comfortable and she knew exactly what we wanted. Our wedding planning was extremely hard for us due to extreme family drama and Stephanie was our rock at times. She talked us through the pain and sadness certain family members were putting us through. On our wedding day she was great! We had our inside jokes come through our ceramony making it less stressful and gave us an amazing memory. After our wedding the court that issued our marriage license had lost it! Stephanie called them twice for us, after the court was extremely rude to me and my husband, and was able to have another issued and be delivered right. Everything with Stephanie was extremely easy and enjoyable. Thank you so much Stephanie, you have no idea how much we truely cherish what you did for us!
My husband and I immediately felt a connection with Stephanie. It was very comfortable and she knew exactly what we Read more...
My husband and I immediately felt a connection with Stephanie. It was very comfortable and she knew exactly what we wanted. Our wedding planning was extremely hard for us due to extreme family drama and Stephanie was our rock at times. She talked us through the pain and sadness certain family members were putting us through. On our wedding day she was great! We had our inside jokes come through our ceramony making it less stressful and gave us an amazing memory. After our wedding the court that issued our marriage license had lost it! Stephanie called them twice for us, after the court was extremely rude to me and my husband, and was able to have another issued and be delivered right. Everything with Stephanie was extremely easy and enjoyable. Thank you so much Stephanie, you have no idea how much we truely cherish what you did for us! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Kristin and Matt, your wedding was a wonderful celebration of you- and all of the hard work and effort you put into it. I am glad that I could support you on the journey to your special day and during your ceremony. Best wishes to you both always!
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zombiecupcake
Wedding:
4/28/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was absolutely amazing. My husband and I are atheists and were so happy to find somebody to work with us on our "unique" ceremony. Stephanie didn't seem to bat an eyelash when I told her I wanted a reading about zombies! She was always available whenever I needed to chat, with e-mail being the main pathway (how I like it). She made us both feel so comfortable, it was very stress free for us. I have received so many compliments on our ceremony and how it made people cry! We couldn't have done it without her!
Stephanie was absolutely amazing. My husband and I are atheists and were so happy to find somebody to work with us on our Read more...
Stephanie was absolutely amazing. My husband and I are atheists and were so happy to find somebody to work with us on our "unique" ceremony. Stephanie didn't seem to bat an eyelash when I told her I wanted a reading about zombies! She was always available whenever I needed to chat, with e-mail being the main pathway (how I like it). She made us both feel so comfortable, it was very stress free for us. I have received so many compliments on our ceremony and how it made people cry! We couldn't have done it without her! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks Megan and Jerimiah! I had so much fun working with you- and creating a ceremony that reflected what you both wanted! The words about zombies, well they made sense! The essence of what I shared was that you two have chosen to share your lives together in an effort to live as if you are not zombies- you are not 'frozen in fear' or living in the routine mess of life. Instead of being zombies, you are claiming love, joy and celebrating that! :) I loved it!
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erinm
Wedding:
4/15/2012
5.0/5.0
If you want an officiant who is flexible, fun, personable, and caring, there is no other choice but Stephanie. After meeting her for the first time, my husband and I knew we made the right choice. She was fantastic every step of the way!
If you want an officiant who is flexible, fun, personable, and caring, there is no other choice but Stephanie. After Read more...
If you want an officiant who is flexible, fun, personable, and caring, there is no other choice but Stephanie. After meeting her for the first time, my husband and I knew we made the right choice. She was fantastic every step of the way! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Chris and Erin, your wedding was a true gathering of family and friends who were celebrating YOU- your life, love and marriage. It was great to see so many people who helped bring your dream to reality!

Thank you for making the ceremony something that was as important as the toast or the first dance!
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Robin
Wedding:
4/6/2012
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was absoultely wonderful for our special day! She had many suggestions to guide us through ceremony options and was open to new ideas. She made it a point of meeting with us beforehand and getting to know us. During the ceremony she was professional but warm and very responsive and extremely attentive to our needs. I HIGHLY recommend Stephanie for your wedding officiant!
Stephanie was absoultely wonderful for our special day! She had many suggestions to guide us through ceremony options and Read more...
Stephanie was absoultely wonderful for our special day! She had many suggestions to guide us through ceremony options and was open to new ideas. She made it a point of meeting with us beforehand and getting to know us. During the ceremony she was professional but warm and very responsive and extremely attentive to our needs. I HIGHLY recommend Stephanie for your wedding officiant! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Robin! Your words of appreciation are very kind.

Your wedding was such an intimate and special moment. The Joseph Ambler Inn (N. Wales, PA) was the perfect setting; your family were so happy for you both!
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jfitz11411
Wedding:
11/4/2011
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie married my husband and I on 11/4/11 at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn in Stroudsburg, PA. We found her through the venue. With the bride being Jewish, the groom Catholic, and neither of us wanting religion as part of our ceremony, we were looking for someone who could make the ceremony about US, with aspects of tradition and spirituality.

We knew Rev. Stephanie was the right officiant for us less than 5 minutes into our first conversation. She just seemed to "get" us, and it was clear she would do anything she could to make our ceremony special and perfect.

During the planning process, Rev. Stephanie was very responsive, interested in getting to know us, and provided us with a lot of different ideas for our ceremony. We ended up with exactly what we wanted!

On the wedding day, Rev. Stephanie was prompt, helped ensure that everything went smoothly, and spoke loudly enough (without a mike!) for all of our guests to hear during the outdoor ceremony. Many of our guests commented on how much the ceremony reflected who WE are. Which is exactly what we hoped for.

We would recommend Rev. Stephanie as an officiant for any couple, regardless of what they want incorporated into their ceremony. She will make it about YOU!
Rev. Stephanie married my husband and I on 11/4/11 at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn in Stroudsburg, PA. We found her through Read more...
Rev. Stephanie married my husband and I on 11/4/11 at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn in Stroudsburg, PA. We found her through the venue. With the bride being Jewish, the groom Catholic, and neither of us wanting religion as part of our ceremony, we were looking for someone who could make the ceremony about US, with aspects of tradition and spirituality.

We knew Rev. Stephanie was the right officiant for us less than 5 minutes into our first conversation. She just seemed to "get" us, and it was clear she would do anything she could to make our ceremony special and perfect.

During the planning process, Rev. Stephanie was very responsive, interested in getting to know us, and provided us with a lot of different ideas for our ceremony. We ended up with exactly what we wanted!

On the wedding day, Rev. Stephanie was prompt, helped ensure that everything went smoothly, and spoke loudly enough (without a mike!) for all of our guests to hear during the outdoor ceremony. Many of our guests commented on how much the ceremony reflected who WE are. Which is exactly what we hoped for.

We would recommend Rev. Stephanie as an officiant for any couple, regardless of what they want incorporated into their ceremony. She will make it about YOU! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

J & B, thank you for your kind words, but more importantly, thank you for including me in your special day!

I enjoyed getting to know you, hear what you wanted for your ceremony and creating the perfect ceremony for you!

I loved how you included B's father. His reading of an Irish Wedding Blessing just before I pronounced you husband and wife was perfect!
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Jenna
Wedding:
10/8/2011
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is the best there is. A month before our wedding, our officiant (a local judge) was no longer able to perform our wedding. I contacted a few officiants, but Rev. Thompson responded right away. From our first email I knew she was perfect for my husband and I. And our first face to face meeting my husband was sold. We talked for two hours about life in general and then quickly had to go over the ceremony b/c Starbucks had closed. We worked together on creating the perfect ceremony for us. And she delivered. On the day of, she phone in the morning to see how I was doing. Rev. Thompson was on time...actually early. Our ceremony was the most lighthearted and fun ceremony most of our guests had ever been too. Rev. Thompson's interaction with us and with our guests is something we will always treasure and remember. Highly recommend!!!
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is the best there is. A month before our wedding, our officiant (a local judge) was no longer able Read more...
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is the best there is. A month before our wedding, our officiant (a local judge) was no longer able to perform our wedding. I contacted a few officiants, but Rev. Thompson responded right away. From our first email I knew she was perfect for my husband and I. And our first face to face meeting my husband was sold. We talked for two hours about life in general and then quickly had to go over the ceremony b/c Starbucks had closed. We worked together on creating the perfect ceremony for us. And she delivered. On the day of, she phone in the morning to see how I was doing. Rev. Thompson was on time...actually early. Our ceremony was the most lighthearted and fun ceremony most of our guests had ever been too. Rev. Thompson's interaction with us and with our guests is something we will always treasure and remember. Highly recommend!!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks Mrs. Hoagie! I LOVED being a part of your joyous day! Loved the humor you shared, the wonderful readings you choose and the photo booth! J & B, you are meant to be together and share a lifetime of love, fun and laughter!

(Mrs. Hoagie's wedding was wonderful- a true celebration of their love, families and friends. Every aspect of the ceremony, the readings, vows, flower girls, the pinwheels decorating the chairs and marking the aisle- all reflected the light, love and joy this couple shared. They wrote their own vows- and truly shared what makes this marriage 'right' for each partner!)
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JFlan
Wedding:
7/29/2011
5.0/5.0
Rev Stephanie was brought to us in an emergency. Our plan A was stuck in a 16 car pile up. Rev Stephanie was so nice to jump in at the last minute. Our ceremony was everything we wanted and more. I will remember this day for the rest of my life because of Rev Stephanie. She is a wonderful person!
Rev Stephanie was brought to us in an emergency. Our plan A was stuck in a 16 car pile up. Rev Stephanie was so nice to Read more...
Rev Stephanie was brought to us in an emergency. Our plan A was stuck in a 16 car pile up. Rev Stephanie was so nice to jump in at the last minute. Our ceremony was everything we wanted and more. I will remember this day for the rest of my life because of Rev Stephanie. She is a wonderful person! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Jessica for your thoughtful words. It was my pleasure to perform your ceremony and it is wonderful to know that you were happy with the ceremony. I was happy to be able to help you on your special day! You had a beautiful wedding celebration!
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SRTS
Wedding:
7/9/2011
5.0/5.0
I cannot even begin to describe how wonderful Rev. Stephanie was for us. When my husband and I first started planning our wedding we met with her and immediately loved her personality and her style. We then had an a very close friend of my husband's family offer to officiate our wedding and we decided to go with someone we had personal ties to. This friend had a family emergency come up about a month or so before our wedding and was no longer going to be able to make it. We were panicked, then found out Rev. Stephanie was still free on our date. She gladly offered to step in and sent us all the information she had again. We didn't even need to ask her any questions, everything she provided for us was so thorough. We lived a distance from where our wedding was to be held and with such short notice could never meet with her before the wedding. We tweaked the wording of some of the styles and wording examples she gave us and sent her what we wanted. She assured that what we sent her was all the information she needed and planned the entire ceremony off of an email I sent. I was still a little nervous about how it would go, but it was flawless. She said and did everything exactly as we had wanted. She has a wonderful personality and a sincerity that came out each time she spoke. Some guests who knew originally we were using a family friend thought that she was the family friend because she spoke so sincerely. You would never be able to tell that it was all planned on such short notice. All of our guests raved to us about it, beyond just "that was a lovely ceremony" generic compliments, everyone gushed about how they've never seen a wedding so personal and specific to who the couple was before. My only regret is that we didn't stick with her from the start.
I cannot even begin to describe how wonderful Rev. Stephanie was for us. When my husband and I first started planning our Read more...
I cannot even begin to describe how wonderful Rev. Stephanie was for us. When my husband and I first started planning our wedding we met with her and immediately loved her personality and her style. We then had an a very close friend of my husband's family offer to officiate our wedding and we decided to go with someone we had personal ties to. This friend had a family emergency come up about a month or so before our wedding and was no longer going to be able to make it. We were panicked, then found out Rev. Stephanie was still free on our date. She gladly offered to step in and sent us all the information she had again. We didn't even need to ask her any questions, everything she provided for us was so thorough. We lived a distance from where our wedding was to be held and with such short notice could never meet with her before the wedding. We tweaked the wording of some of the styles and wording examples she gave us and sent her what we wanted. She assured that what we sent her was all the information she needed and planned the entire ceremony off of an email I sent. I was still a little nervous about how it would go, but it was flawless. She said and did everything exactly as we had wanted. She has a wonderful personality and a sincerity that came out each time she spoke. Some guests who knew originally we were using a family friend thought that she was the family friend because she spoke so sincerely. You would never be able to tell that it was all planned on such short notice. All of our guests raved to us about it, beyond just "that was a lovely ceremony" generic compliments, everyone gushed about how they've never seen a wedding so personal and specific to who the couple was before. My only regret is that we didn't stick with her from the start. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks Samantha! I so enjoyed sharing a special part of your wedding day. It was great to see your family and friends surround you on that special day- from all over the US! I loved watching Kane greet guests and his face as you walked down the aisle. His joy was palpable!

May you continue for feel that love and joy from life- and share it with one another!
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Elizabeth
Wedding:
7/9/2011
5.0/5.0
Rev. Thompson took the time to sit and get to know us on two separate occasions before our wedding day. She listened to our needs and preferences and offered suggestions from her years of experience. Stephanie is enthusiastic, honest and open-minded in her preparation process and has a great sense of humor. She made our wedding party, our guests, and us feel comfortable and happy during our specially tailored ceremony. Our day was joyous and beautiful thanks in part to Stephanie!
Rev. Thompson took the time to sit and get to know us on two separate occasions before our wedding day. She listened to Read more...
Rev. Thompson took the time to sit and get to know us on two separate occasions before our wedding day. She listened to our needs and preferences and offered suggestions from her years of experience. Stephanie is enthusiastic, honest and open-minded in her preparation process and has a great sense of humor. She made our wedding party, our guests, and us feel comfortable and happy during our specially tailored ceremony. Our day was joyous and beautiful thanks in part to Stephanie! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Your wedding ceremony was so special. Your thoughts on personalizing it MADE working with you even more wonderful! You made the experience easy for me, and it was an honor to share in your special day!
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Renee & Mark <3
Wedding:
7/2/2011
5.0/5.0
Stephanie married my husband and I on July 2nd, 2011. She went above and beyond her duties that day. Beside making my very nervous husband feel comfortable, she was very supportive to me with everything! The hotel lost my flowers, Stephanie went and pulled from my centerpieces ... I was in stitches because my dad was running late, Stephanie made me feel relaxed! I will forever value her for all that she did that day to ensure my wedding ran as smooth as possible. Stephanie has touched a place in my heart and not only will I always remember her but I will be the first to suggest her to others who are looking for someone to marry them ...Stephanie is it!!!!
Stephanie married my husband and I on July 2nd, 2011. She went above and beyond her duties that day. Beside making my very Read more...
Stephanie married my husband and I on July 2nd, 2011. She went above and beyond her duties that day. Beside making my very nervous husband feel comfortable, she was very supportive to me with everything! The hotel lost my flowers, Stephanie went and pulled from my centerpieces ... I was in stitches because my dad was running late, Stephanie made me feel relaxed! I will forever value her for all that she did that day to ensure my wedding ran as smooth as possible. Stephanie has touched a place in my heart and not only will I always remember her but I will be the first to suggest her to others who are looking for someone to marry them ...Stephanie is it!!!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Renee- Thank you so much for the generous words! I appreciated how supportive your Bridal Party was of you- as we waited for your Dad and had to make flowers work for Bridesmaids. You have wonderful and loving friends in your life- and you choose your Bridal Party well! Your kids did great- and managed the stress so well. I loved when you oldest son said to me, "I want my mommy to be happy." Melted my heart!

You were able to marry the love of your life- and start a new phase of your life together!
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MH61211
Wedding:
6/12/2011
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was absolutely wonderful. We wouldn't have changed a thing! She was very flexible in meeting with us to get to know each other and plan our ceremony. We live in the midwest but got married in PA and she worked with us around our travel schedule. She offered us a ton of resources to plan our ceremony and made it so easy. We wanted our ceremony to be mostly non-religious, but since some of our family members are very Christian, she offered suggestions on how to appease them by incorporating a prayer. She was also very helpful at our rehearsal to make sure every detail was thought out. Stephanie has a big heart and seemed to really care about us and our wedding day. She's really fun to be around and has a great sense of humor! We'd recommend her to everyone.
Stephanie was absolutely wonderful. We wouldn't have changed a thing! She was very flexible in meeting with us to get to Read more...
Stephanie was absolutely wonderful. We wouldn't have changed a thing! She was very flexible in meeting with us to get to know each other and plan our ceremony. We live in the midwest but got married in PA and she worked with us around our travel schedule. She offered us a ton of resources to plan our ceremony and made it so easy. We wanted our ceremony to be mostly non-religious, but since some of our family members are very Christian, she offered suggestions on how to appease them by incorporating a prayer. She was also very helpful at our rehearsal to make sure every detail was thought out. Stephanie has a big heart and seemed to really care about us and our wedding day. She's really fun to be around and has a great sense of humor! We'd recommend her to everyone. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Maggie, thank you! Your kind words and thoughts are so appreciated. It was fun to work with you, despite the distance! We were able to accomplish our common goal- creating and carrying out a personalized ceremony that reflected you- the Bridal Couple! Keeping the peace with some family was also important to you and I respect your decision to include some religious language for that purpose. May you have a blessed life together!
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Roseanna
Wedding:
5/7/2011
5.0/5.0
She is so incredibly nice and easy to get along with, love her. She helped me and my husband create a ceremony that was perfect for us that would make our day even more memorable and special! Thank you Rev Stephanie.
She is so incredibly nice and easy to get along with, love her. She helped me and my husband create a ceremony that was Read more...
She is so incredibly nice and easy to get along with, love her. She helped me and my husband create a ceremony that was perfect for us that would make our day even more memorable and special! Thank you Rev Stephanie. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Roseanna, your wedding day had a few raindrops- but that did not diminish the deep love shared between Jacob and yourself. I was honored to be able to witness the sheer joy in Jacob's eyes and in yours as you exchanged vows.

Thank you for the kind words!
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Jeremy
Wedding:
4/30/2011
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was absolutely phenomenal. After the ceremony many of our guests asked if she was a friend of ours because of the the personal attention she gave to us and our ceremony. Her prices were about half of what we saw from other officiants and she was very flexible. We had a traditional Celtic ceremony with a modern twist and Stephanie was instrumental in helping us plan and put our ceremony together. She helped make our ceremony very personalized and made all our guests feel very welcome actually a part of our ceremony. Because of Stephanie's warm, caring personality our ceremony is one that all who attended will remember for a very long time. This is just not the case with any of the other weddings either my wife or I have ever attended. Our first planning meeting lasted 2 hours just because Stephanie is so easy to talk to and we talked about all aspects of life, not just our wedding. At one point in our ceremony, a baby cried and the baby's mother started backing away in embarrassment. Stephanie immediately told her," Don't you back that baby away". That mother later told us how Stephanie had made her feel so much better in a potentially embarrassing situation. I cannot say enough about what a wonderful person and officiant Stephanie is and would highly recommend her to anyone who is planning a wedding.
Stephanie was absolutely phenomenal. After the ceremony many of our guests asked if she was a friend of ours because of Read more...
Stephanie was absolutely phenomenal. After the ceremony many of our guests asked if she was a friend of ours because of the the personal attention she gave to us and our ceremony. Her prices were about half of what we saw from other officiants and she was very flexible. We had a traditional Celtic ceremony with a modern twist and Stephanie was instrumental in helping us plan and put our ceremony together. She helped make our ceremony very personalized and made all our guests feel very welcome actually a part of our ceremony. Because of Stephanie's warm, caring personality our ceremony is one that all who attended will remember for a very long time. This is just not the case with any of the other weddings either my wife or I have ever attended. Our first planning meeting lasted 2 hours just because Stephanie is so easy to talk to and we talked about all aspects of life, not just our wedding. At one point in our ceremony, a baby cried and the baby's mother started backing away in embarrassment. Stephanie immediately told her," Don't you back that baby away". That mother later told us how Stephanie had made her feel so much better in a potentially embarrassing situation. I cannot say enough about what a wonderful person and officiant Stephanie is and would highly recommend her to anyone who is planning a wedding. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Jeremy, your wedding was a beautiful celebration of your love for one another and the relationships you have with your loved ones. It was 'fun' to be with you on your special day and to witness such incredible relationships and love.

From the ceremony site you created on your own property, to the details of the ceremony- I was impressed at every step of the way with the intention and care you shared with one another.

I was honored to perform your wedding- to perform your handfasting ceremony and to share in the Celtic spirit of your wedding! Thank you!
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Julie
Wedding:
4/23/2011
5.0/5.0
I highly recommend Rev. Stephanie Thompson. I come from a Catholic background and my fiance is not religious so I struggled to find an officiant that could incorporate my religious background at our outdoor non traditional wedding and she was wonderful. She meets you before hand and it feels like she's know you your whole life when she marries you. She also has loads of information to help plan the ceremony and is able to perform the ceremony anyway you want. She is professional yet a lot of fun. Rev. Stephanie made my day perfect.
I highly recommend Rev. Stephanie Thompson. I come from a Catholic background and my fiance is not religious so I Read more...
I highly recommend Rev. Stephanie Thompson. I come from a Catholic background and my fiance is not religious so I struggled to find an officiant that could incorporate my religious background at our outdoor non traditional wedding and she was wonderful. She meets you before hand and it feels like she's know you your whole life when she marries you. She also has loads of information to help plan the ceremony and is able to perform the ceremony anyway you want. She is professional yet a lot of fun. Rev. Stephanie made my day perfect. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks so much Julie for your kind words! It was a real joy to share in your special day and to see the humor, levity, love and support Hector and you share with your loved ones.
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Erika
Wedding:
10/10/2010
5.0/5.0
Stephanie took so much time to make sure our ceremony truly reflected us, and all the unique things we wanted to include. Her step by step ceremony planning guide was incredibly helpful, and when she met with us in person there was never a feeling of being rushed. She arrived before the ceremony to talk with each one of us individually and it felt more like talking with a friend than someone "working" at our wedding. I couldn't recommend her more!
Stephanie took so much time to make sure our ceremony truly reflected us, and all the unique things we wanted to include. Read more...
Stephanie took so much time to make sure our ceremony truly reflected us, and all the unique things we wanted to include. Her step by step ceremony planning guide was incredibly helpful, and when she met with us in person there was never a feeling of being rushed. She arrived before the ceremony to talk with each one of us individually and it felt more like talking with a friend than someone "working" at our wedding. I couldn't recommend her more! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

It was truly a joy to share in your special day Erika. I had the BEST seat in the house (so to speak) of how much Patrick and you love one another!
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Samantha
Wedding:
9/24/2010
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful!! She made me feel comfortable and really allowed for our ceremony to be tailored to our personalities. We received so many compliments on our vows - everything was perfect!
Stephanie was wonderful!! She made me feel comfortable and really allowed for our ceremony to be tailored to our Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful!! She made me feel comfortable and really allowed for our ceremony to be tailored to our personalities. We received so many compliments on our vows - everything was perfect! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Samantha! It was easy to work with you- and that made the ceremony truly tailored to you both- your personalities and your relationship!
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AN
Wedding:
9/10/2010
5.0/5.0
We are so incredibly happy that we chose Stephanie as our officiant for our wedding ceremony! She was absolutely fantastic! When we met with her, she was very friendly and genuinely wanted to make our wedding whatever we wanted. It was so nice to have someone who just wanted to do whatever you want, espcially with all of the family input that you get on everything. Our ceremony was exactly how we wanted it (with flower dogs and all) and we couldn't have asked for anything more. We designed the entire ceremony using examples of ceremonies that she provided, which were immensely helpful. She also helped us navigate through the process of applying for a marriage license and explained everything to us. It was wonderful to have someone who knows the process and each step of the ceremony to guide you through making all of your choices and making sure you file all the necessary paperwork to have your marriage be legal. I really cannot praise her enough for the fantastic job she did for us and I highly recommend her.
We are so incredibly happy that we chose Stephanie as our officiant for our wedding ceremony! She was absolutely Read more...
We are so incredibly happy that we chose Stephanie as our officiant for our wedding ceremony! She was absolutely fantastic! When we met with her, she was very friendly and genuinely wanted to make our wedding whatever we wanted. It was so nice to have someone who just wanted to do whatever you want, espcially with all of the family input that you get on everything. Our ceremony was exactly how we wanted it (with flower dogs and all) and we couldn't have asked for anything more. We designed the entire ceremony using examples of ceremonies that she provided, which were immensely helpful. She also helped us navigate through the process of applying for a marriage license and explained everything to us. It was wonderful to have someone who knows the process and each step of the ceremony to guide you through making all of your choices and making sure you file all the necessary paperwork to have your marriage be legal. I really cannot praise her enough for the fantastic job she did for us and I highly recommend her. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

A & D, It was an honor to share in your wedding on 9/10/11. I loved that your family's dog and your dog were able to share in your special day as well! Ring bearing dogs are a great addition to any ceremony, I thinK!
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lciganek1
Wedding:
9/5/2010
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson did a wonderful job with our ceremony! She helped us plan a nice ceremony that involved our daughter. She was extremely helpful with the rehearsal as well - she made it clear for everyone on what to do, which resulted in a flawless ceremony. Overalll we would definitely recommend her!
Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson did a wonderful job with our ceremony! She helped us plan a nice ceremony that involved our Read more...
Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson did a wonderful job with our ceremony! She helped us plan a nice ceremony that involved our daughter. She was extremely helpful with the rehearsal as well - she made it clear for everyone on what to do, which resulted in a flawless ceremony. Overalll we would definitely recommend her! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Lisa, it was a joy to share in your special day and to see how much love Pete and you share.
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breakers
Wedding:
7/11/2010
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was such a pleasure to work with. We wanted a non-denominational, non spiritual wedding ceremony and Stephanie worked with us to develop a ceremony that was intimate and matched what we were looking for. Throughout the process she was very professional, responsive and easy to work with. We received many wonderful compliments about the ceremony afterwards.
Stephanie was such a pleasure to work with. We wanted a non-denominational, non spiritual wedding ceremony and Stephanie Read more...
Stephanie was such a pleasure to work with. We wanted a non-denominational, non spiritual wedding ceremony and Stephanie worked with us to develop a ceremony that was intimate and matched what we were looking for. Throughout the process she was very professional, responsive and easy to work with. We received many wonderful compliments about the ceremony afterwards. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Kate. Your kind words are greatly appreciated- and I know that you mean them. Your ceremony at Cairnwood was beautiful- and the whole wedding celebration seemed to truly be a reflection of your life with Ben!
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Anna
Wedding:
7/3/2010
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. From our initial meeting, to creating the ceremony together to our actual wedding day, Rev. Stephanie was just what we needed. We found her to be incredibly professional, very efficient and well versed in all aspects of planning a ceremony. Her relaxed presence really helped us through our vows. She worked with us to create a ceremony that reflected our 'spiritual' beliefs, not religious doctrine. Her humor and warmth were truly appreciated.
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. From our initial meeting, to creating the ceremony together to our actual wedding day, Rev. Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was wonderful. From our initial meeting, to creating the ceremony together to our actual wedding day, Rev. Stephanie was just what we needed. We found her to be incredibly professional, very efficient and well versed in all aspects of planning a ceremony. Her relaxed presence really helped us through our vows. She worked with us to create a ceremony that reflected our 'spiritual' beliefs, not religious doctrine. Her humor and warmth were truly appreciated. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Anna!
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LeahDemko
Wedding:
6/19/2010
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was extremely helpful during our ceremony planning process. Our ceremony was PERFECT!!! I highly recommend her. : )
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was extremely helpful during our ceremony planning process. Our ceremony was PERFECT!!! I highly Read more...
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was extremely helpful during our ceremony planning process. Our ceremony was PERFECT!!! I highly recommend her. : ) Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you! I so appreciate your referral too Maggie V. as well.
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Jodi
Wedding:
5/1/2010
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was a delight to work with! Highly recommended! Very professional and personal! It was important to her to get to know us as a couple first and our "coffee date" was enjoyable for us and informative for her (what engaged couple doesn't love talking about themselves and their love?). She seemed to genuinely like us -- it wasn't like she just "doing a job:". She was very flexible with what could be included in the ceremony. She said it over and over again, "This is YOUR wedding. I already got married". So, you have complete control. She provides tons of samples and guidance so you are not flying blind. Though she's a reverand and obviously very religious personally, she doesn't insist on religious ceremonies (though I have no doubt she would perform one beautifully). Ours was more spiritual which was more appropriate for us and she handled it wonderfully. She had a very calming, loving presence on my wedding day and seeing her smiling face calmed my nerves. The minute I met her, I knew I could relax and she would do her job beautifully! If you select Rev. Stephanie Thompson from Heart Ceremonies, you won't be disappointed! She knows what she's doing and you can relax knowing she'll do it right!
Stephanie was a delight to work with! Highly recommended! Very professional and personal! It was important to her to get Read more...
Stephanie was a delight to work with! Highly recommended! Very professional and personal! It was important to her to get to know us as a couple first and our "coffee date" was enjoyable for us and informative for her (what engaged couple doesn't love talking about themselves and their love?). She seemed to genuinely like us -- it wasn't like she just "doing a job:". She was very flexible with what could be included in the ceremony. She said it over and over again, "This is YOUR wedding. I already got married". So, you have complete control. She provides tons of samples and guidance so you are not flying blind. Though she's a reverand and obviously very religious personally, she doesn't insist on religious ceremonies (though I have no doubt she would perform one beautifully). Ours was more spiritual which was more appropriate for us and she handled it wonderfully. She had a very calming, loving presence on my wedding day and seeing her smiling face calmed my nerves. The minute I met her, I knew I could relax and she would do her job beautifully! If you select Rev. Stephanie Thompson from Heart Ceremonies, you won't be disappointed! She knows what she's doing and you can relax knowing she'll do it right! Read less
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SuePB
Wedding:
12/31/2009
5.0/5.0
Rev. Stephanie made us feel so comfortable, it was as if we had known her for years! She was very helpful and provided us with guidance to lead us through choosing a ceremony that was perfect for our wedding. In the midst of millions of decisions and stress of planning our wedding, putting together the ceremony that me and my husband wanted was the easiest step. I would highly recommend Rev Stephanie for anyone's ceremony. She is a joy to work with.
Rev. Stephanie made us feel so comfortable, it was as if we had known her for years! She was very helpful and provided us Read more...
Rev. Stephanie made us feel so comfortable, it was as if we had known her for years! She was very helpful and provided us with guidance to lead us through choosing a ceremony that was perfect for our wedding. In the midst of millions of decisions and stress of planning our wedding, putting together the ceremony that me and my husband wanted was the easiest step. I would highly recommend Rev Stephanie for anyone's ceremony. She is a joy to work with. Read less
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ReinaGuar
Wedding:
9/26/2009
5.0/5.0
My husband and I found Stephanie on a whim while looking online for an officiant. We do not belong to a church, so we were both pretty clueless on how to go about finding one. We read through her website, and immediately felt like we had a connection with her.
She invited us to her home, and guided us through the process of writing out a ceremony, and really took her time getting to know us so that everything would be perfect for our day.

I can not even begin to explain how wonderful Stephanie is at her job.
She made our day absolutely perfect, and we both felt like we were standing before our family with a trusted friend, and someone who truly cared for us.
I would highly recommend her to anyone who is looking for a unique and heartfelt wedding ceremony. She is truly perfect for the job.
My husband and I found Stephanie on a whim while looking online for an officiant. We do not belong to a church, so we were Read more...
My husband and I found Stephanie on a whim while looking online for an officiant. We do not belong to a church, so we were both pretty clueless on how to go about finding one. We read through her website, and immediately felt like we had a connection with her.
She invited us to her home, and guided us through the process of writing out a ceremony, and really took her time getting to know us so that everything would be perfect for our day.

I can not even begin to explain how wonderful Stephanie is at her job.
She made our day absolutely perfect, and we both felt like we were standing before our family with a trusted friend, and someone who truly cared for us.
I would highly recommend her to anyone who is looking for a unique and heartfelt wedding ceremony. She is truly perfect for the job. Read less
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Reina
Wedding:
9/26/2009
5.0/5.0
Simply an amazing person who is incredible at what she does.
OUr wedding wouldn't have been anywhere near as beautiful and perfect if we hadn't found Stephanie.
Simply an amazing person who is incredible at what she does.
OUr wedding wouldn't have been anywhere near as Read more...
Simply an amazing person who is incredible at what she does.
OUr wedding wouldn't have been anywhere near as beautiful and perfect if we hadn't found Stephanie. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Reina! Even though four years have passed, I still remember the unique touches you included in your ceremony, including words from your favorite authors, cool music, amazing flowers, sweet children and loving family.
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weincatch3
Wedding:
5/30/2009
5.0/5.0
She was fantastic! It was so nice to have someone there to help make the day run smoothly.
She was fantastic! It was so nice to have someone there to help make the day run smoothly.
She was fantastic! It was so nice to have someone there to help make the day run smoothly. Read less
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tinichin
Wedding:
2/28/2009
5.0/5.0
My husband and I were very comfortable working with Stephanie. She is a warm and caring individual who keeps an open mind. I always had such a nice time just talking with her and having friendly conversation. Stephanie worked with us to create vows that were perfect for us. We were in contact via email and we met face to face on a couple occasions. She always responded quickly to our emails (within a few hours) and Stephanie was very flexible with her meeting times. Especially on our wedding day, Stephanie had a wonderful, calming presence and everything went smoothly. I am so happy that we had her officiate our wedding! We even had her stay for a group photo :)
My husband and I were very comfortable working with Stephanie. She is a warm and caring individual who keeps an open mind. Read more...
My husband and I were very comfortable working with Stephanie. She is a warm and caring individual who keeps an open mind. I always had such a nice time just talking with her and having friendly conversation. Stephanie worked with us to create vows that were perfect for us. We were in contact via email and we met face to face on a couple occasions. She always responded quickly to our emails (within a few hours) and Stephanie was very flexible with her meeting times. Especially on our wedding day, Stephanie had a wonderful, calming presence and everything went smoothly. I am so happy that we had her officiate our wedding! We even had her stay for a group photo :) Read less
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guitpar
Wedding:
10/12/2008
5.0/5.0
Very accommodating! The ceremony was performed very professionally and many options for our vows were given for us to choose from. We had the option of writing our own as well. The communication between us was very responsive and the service was outstanding. We highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a personalized and stress free ceremony!!
Very accommodating! The ceremony was performed very professionally and many options for our vows were given for us to Read more...
Very accommodating! The ceremony was performed very professionally and many options for our vows were given for us to choose from. We had the option of writing our own as well. The communication between us was very responsive and the service was outstanding. We highly recommend Stephanie to anyone looking for a personalized and stress free ceremony!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

My favorite part of your wedding ceremony was the drinking from the common cup/ wine ceremony. It was so special and personal. I also loved having your dog serenade everyone! What a wonderful day!
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ascherm75
Wedding:
10/3/2008
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. She came right to our house and provided us with the information we needed to put together the perfect wedding ceremony. She knew I didn't want it to be long or very religious, and wanted to incorporate my husbands daugther into the ceremony somehow. She made it come together perfectly. I got so many compliments on our vows and ceremony thanks to Stephanie. I highly recommend her to any bride/groom looking to to plan special day with ease and no worries.
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. She came right to our house and provided us with the information we needed to put Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful to work with. She came right to our house and provided us with the information we needed to put together the perfect wedding ceremony. She knew I didn't want it to be long or very religious, and wanted to incorporate my husbands daugther into the ceremony somehow. She made it come together perfectly. I got so many compliments on our vows and ceremony thanks to Stephanie. I highly recommend her to any bride/groom looking to to plan special day with ease and no worries. Read less
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Harleigh
Wedding:
8/15/2008
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was the first officiant that we met with, and knew instantly that she was who we wanted to officiate our wedding. She was very warm and open to our ideas and what we wanted for our wedding. She worked closely with us from that day onward and was able to construct a ceremony that was perfect. Stephanie always responded quickly to phone calls and emails. By the time the actual wedding came around, it truly felt like a friend was officiating our wedding. Stephanie was there at our rehearsal and there early to calm our nerves the day of. Our ceremony was beautiful and exactly how we pictured it would be. I would highly recommend Stephanie's services to anyone.
Stephanie was the first officiant that we met with, and knew instantly that she was who we wanted to officiate our Read more...
Stephanie was the first officiant that we met with, and knew instantly that she was who we wanted to officiate our wedding. She was very warm and open to our ideas and what we wanted for our wedding. She worked closely with us from that day onward and was able to construct a ceremony that was perfect. Stephanie always responded quickly to phone calls and emails. By the time the actual wedding came around, it truly felt like a friend was officiating our wedding. Stephanie was there at our rehearsal and there early to calm our nerves the day of. Our ceremony was beautiful and exactly how we pictured it would be. I would highly recommend Stephanie's services to anyone. Read less
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EricasTJ
Wedding:
10/21/2006
5.0/5.0
Stephanie was the best officiant we could have asked for for our special day. We met with her a few times before our wedding to work out the details of our wedding, which was completely customizable and made everything even more special. She was friendly and genuinely excited about our marriage. On the day of the wedding, just her smilling face made us completely at ease (on what can be, a very stressful day) and she performed the ceremony professionally, but with a warmth you would expect from an old friend. After the ceremony, we received many compliments from friends and family about our wonderful officiant! I would absolutely recommend Stephanie to any couple that wants a special wedding ceremony focused on their love.
Stephanie was the best officiant we could have asked for for our special day. We met with her a few times before our Read more...
Stephanie was the best officiant we could have asked for for our special day. We met with her a few times before our wedding to work out the details of our wedding, which was completely customizable and made everything even more special. She was friendly and genuinely excited about our marriage. On the day of the wedding, just her smilling face made us completely at ease (on what can be, a very stressful day) and she performed the ceremony professionally, but with a warmth you would expect from an old friend. After the ceremony, we received many compliments from friends and family about our wonderful officiant! I would absolutely recommend Stephanie to any couple that wants a special wedding ceremony focused on their love. Read less
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Melanie
Wedding:
8/17/2013
4.9/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Thompson did a wonderful job. We couldn't have been more pleased. Thank you so much again for making our day so special.
Rev. Stephanie Thompson did a wonderful job. We couldn't have been more pleased. Thank you so much again for making our Read more...
Rev. Stephanie Thompson did a wonderful job. We couldn't have been more pleased. Thank you so much again for making our day so special. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Melanie and Ben!
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Daron
Wedding:
9/28/2012
4.9/5.0
Stephanie was a wonderful part of our wedding and a perfect fit for us. From the start we were very impressed with her reviews and also her commitment to following up with her newlywed couples. She was very flexible in meeting with us halfway given that there was quite a distance apart from our work and her home. Our meetings were always very laid back but very productive and we could tell Stephanie truly cared about all of the details and making the ceremony our own. Our only minor hiccup was some responsiveness up front, but we were able to work past it and remained convinced Stephanie was the right choice for us. She ran our rehearsal very well so that people understood their roles for Plan A & Plan B, but did not let it drag out too long. The day of, I was in close communication with her leading up to the ceremony due to concerns over a shuttle bus delay and the potential for storms at the tail end of our ceremony. She made us both feel comfortable but also wanted us to understand the importance of starting the ceremony before it got too late. Fortunately for us, the bus arrived just in the nick of time and the storms held off for the rest of the evening. During the ceremony, she made us both feel at ease in front of such a big crowd. The ceremony included ALL of the elements we were looking for but was performed quickly so that our guests could go on and enjoy the party... it was perfect! Thank you Stephanie!!!
Stephanie was a wonderful part of our wedding and a perfect fit for us. From the start we were very impressed with her Read more...
Stephanie was a wonderful part of our wedding and a perfect fit for us. From the start we were very impressed with her reviews and also her commitment to following up with her newlywed couples. She was very flexible in meeting with us halfway given that there was quite a distance apart from our work and her home. Our meetings were always very laid back but very productive and we could tell Stephanie truly cared about all of the details and making the ceremony our own. Our only minor hiccup was some responsiveness up front, but we were able to work past it and remained convinced Stephanie was the right choice for us. She ran our rehearsal very well so that people understood their roles for Plan A & Plan B, but did not let it drag out too long. The day of, I was in close communication with her leading up to the ceremony due to concerns over a shuttle bus delay and the potential for storms at the tail end of our ceremony. She made us both feel comfortable but also wanted us to understand the importance of starting the ceremony before it got too late. Fortunately for us, the bus arrived just in the nick of time and the storms held off for the rest of the evening. During the ceremony, she made us both feel at ease in front of such a big crowd. The ceremony included ALL of the elements we were looking for but was performed quickly so that our guests could go on and enjoy the party... it was perfect! Thank you Stephanie!!! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Daron! Your kind words are appreciated- and it was really a joy to work with Liz and yourself. I am grateful to have had the chance to work with you- and to know that your partnership- as a couple, as you planned your wedding- is such a strong and loving one.
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Lori
Wedding:
9/7/2012
4.9/5.0
Stephanie was fantastic. She made planning the ceremony so easy! The choices I had available to use as a reference were numerous which helped me make the ceremony special for me and my new husband! I could not have asked for a better officiant or a more heart felt ceremony that was uniquely designed for us!
Stephanie was fantastic. She made planning the ceremony so easy! The choices I had available to use as a reference were Read more...
Stephanie was fantastic. She made planning the ceremony so easy! The choices I had available to use as a reference were numerous which helped me make the ceremony special for me and my new husband! I could not have asked for a better officiant or a more heart felt ceremony that was uniquely designed for us! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Lori!
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Tiffany
Wedding:
5/5/2012
4.9/5.0
Stephanie was wonderful…we cannot thank her enough for everything she did to make sure all went well with our wedding. Stephanie is extremely knowledgeable, helpful, and patient…especially with all of the questions. She always had time for us, valuable input and she was flexible when scheduling our meetings. I cannot thank her enough for making me laugh before I walked down the isle while my legs were shaking because I was so nervous.

Thank you again for all you do!

Jason and Tiffany B.
Stephanie was wonderful…we cannot thank her enough for everything she did to make sure all went well with our wedding. Read more...
Stephanie was wonderful…we cannot thank her enough for everything she did to make sure all went well with our wedding. Stephanie is extremely knowledgeable, helpful, and patient…especially with all of the questions. She always had time for us, valuable input and she was flexible when scheduling our meetings. I cannot thank her enough for making me laugh before I walked down the isle while my legs were shaking because I was so nervous.

Thank you again for all you do!

Jason and Tiffany B. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you TIffany and Jason! Your wedding at The Black Bass Inn was a magical experience. It was a joy to share in it!
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Nicola
Wedding:
12/14/2013
4.8/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is awesome! She is extremely understanding, flexible and professional.
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is awesome! She is extremely understanding, flexible and professional.
Rev. Stephanie Thompson is awesome! She is extremely understanding, flexible and professional. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks so.much D and N!!! I was honored to be a part of your special day.
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Anonymous
Wedding:
10/20/2012
4.8/5.0
Stephanie Anne Thompson was a pleasure to work with. She did more than just build our ceremony. She helped balance the relationship dynamic between my divorced mother and father and my step-mother. You never realize how controversial even the smallest of decisions can be when you're dealing with hurt feelings and age-old grudges, and Stephanie was with us every step of the way, offering words of wisdom, suggestions for keeping the peace and acting as a constant source of strength and reason.

I was so nervous before walking down the aisle-and not because I was about to get married- but because I've never felt comfortable in the spotlight. Everyone said "Once you get up there, all you'll see is each other" but I kept thinking there's no way. It turns out they were right, but I contribute that to Stephanie Anne. She spoke to us the entire time, congratulating us, talking us through the next set in the process, offering small jokes and comments that calmed both of our jittery nerves. She moved us along quickly and no one was bored and yawning. In fact, a guest of ours who is going through some marital issues approached me afterward and told me how inspirational our ceremony was and that it offered her a new perspective into her own marriage.

I guess you could condense this into one phrase: "Stephanie Anne changes lives," whether it's to unite two individuals into one heart, inspire your guests, or rekindle a cold marriage, she is an invaluable aspect of the entire process from beginning to end. I can't imagine having had anyone else by our side. She is a part of our lives forever! And she even looks great in the pictures :)
Stephanie Anne Thompson was a pleasure to work with. She did more than just build our ceremony. She helped balance the Read more...
Stephanie Anne Thompson was a pleasure to work with. She did more than just build our ceremony. She helped balance the relationship dynamic between my divorced mother and father and my step-mother. You never realize how controversial even the smallest of decisions can be when you're dealing with hurt feelings and age-old grudges, and Stephanie was with us every step of the way, offering words of wisdom, suggestions for keeping the peace and acting as a constant source of strength and reason.

I was so nervous before walking down the aisle-and not because I was about to get married- but because I've never felt comfortable in the spotlight. Everyone said "Once you get up there, all you'll see is each other" but I kept thinking there's no way. It turns out they were right, but I contribute that to Stephanie Anne. She spoke to us the entire time, congratulating us, talking us through the next set in the process, offering small jokes and comments that calmed both of our jittery nerves. She moved us along quickly and no one was bored and yawning. In fact, a guest of ours who is going through some marital issues approached me afterward and told me how inspirational our ceremony was and that it offered her a new perspective into her own marriage.

I guess you could condense this into one phrase: "Stephanie Anne changes lives," whether it's to unite two individuals into one heart, inspire your guests, or rekindle a cold marriage, she is an invaluable aspect of the entire process from beginning to end. I can't imagine having had anyone else by our side. She is a part of our lives forever! And she even looks great in the pictures :) Read less
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Christie
Wedding:
10/13/2012
4.8/5.0
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was a great find for our wedding. While searching for an officiant, I asked a colleague who Stephanie had married if she would recommend her, and she said absolutely, so I contacted her and she responded quickly. I met with her twice, on my own, because my now-husband was living out of town, and she was very understanding of our situation. The first time we met, we talked for several hours, not even necessarily about the wedding, until Panera almost closed! She is very warm and friendly, so it was easy to talk to her. She provided us with a very comprehensive planning guide and was willing to listen to what we were looking for, which was really just a simple, but meaningful ceremony, and that's exactly what we got. She keeps in contact with you in the months leading up to the wedding and provided us with a copy of the ceremony for revisions prior to the wedding so that she was all set for the day. On the actual day of the wedding, she was calm and helped to keep ME calm when I started to get a little nervous, which I really appreciated. And she didn't even bat and eyelash when our best man dropped the rings during the ceremony :-) Rev. Stephanie was a great choice for us and I would definitely recommend her to any other brides.
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was a great find for our wedding. While searching for an officiant, I asked a colleague who Read more...
Rev. Stephanie Thompson was a great find for our wedding. While searching for an officiant, I asked a colleague who Stephanie had married if she would recommend her, and she said absolutely, so I contacted her and she responded quickly. I met with her twice, on my own, because my now-husband was living out of town, and she was very understanding of our situation. The first time we met, we talked for several hours, not even necessarily about the wedding, until Panera almost closed! She is very warm and friendly, so it was easy to talk to her. She provided us with a very comprehensive planning guide and was willing to listen to what we were looking for, which was really just a simple, but meaningful ceremony, and that's exactly what we got. She keeps in contact with you in the months leading up to the wedding and provided us with a copy of the ceremony for revisions prior to the wedding so that she was all set for the day. On the actual day of the wedding, she was calm and helped to keep ME calm when I started to get a little nervous, which I really appreciated. And she didn't even bat and eyelash when our best man dropped the rings during the ceremony :-) Rev. Stephanie was a great choice for us and I would definitely recommend her to any other brides. Read less
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Jennifer
Wedding:
3/16/2012
4.8/5.0
Stephanie was very nice. She worked with us closely so that we had the ceremony that we wanted. The ONLY bad thing was that she forgot that I DID NOT want to face the crowd because of my anxiety and told us to face the crowd during the ceremony. Other than that it went perfectly and I would never want anyone else, she made it a wonderful day.
Stephanie was very nice. She worked with us closely so that we had the ceremony that we wanted. The ONLY bad thing was Read more...
Stephanie was very nice. She worked with us closely so that we had the ceremony that we wanted. The ONLY bad thing was that she forgot that I DID NOT want to face the crowd because of my anxiety and told us to face the crowd during the ceremony. Other than that it went perfectly and I would never want anyone else, she made it a wonderful day. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Jennifer for taking the time to review my services and share your experiences.

We worked hard to create a ceremony together. Your vows were shared in the form of a question so that neither the Groom or you had to repeat lots of things in front of the crowd. During the ring exchange, I offered words of blessing instead of the Groom or you having to repeat words again. I enjoyed working with you to find a special way to include your daughter in the ceremony as well.

I do not recall particularly asking you to face the crowd. I am sorry that this happened, as it certainly was not my intention to things difficult.
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septemberbride
Wedding:
9/2/2011
4.8/5.0
Reverend Stephanie was a pleasure to work with. From our initial meeting, she made my husband and I feel at ease. She asked us questions and very much spent time to get to know us as individuals. With Rev. Stephanie, we were able to choose from many elements for the ceremony, and personalize our selections, which was extremely helpful (especially to this stressed bride). She did mess up my husband's name during the ceremony (to my nana's dismay!), but the rest of us just shrugged (and laughed!) it off. She was a wonderful addition to our special day, and I can't help but say wonderful things about her. Thank you, Rev. Stephanie!
Reverend Stephanie was a pleasure to work with. From our initial meeting, she made my husband and I feel at ease. She Read more...
Reverend Stephanie was a pleasure to work with. From our initial meeting, she made my husband and I feel at ease. She asked us questions and very much spent time to get to know us as individuals. With Rev. Stephanie, we were able to choose from many elements for the ceremony, and personalize our selections, which was extremely helpful (especially to this stressed bride). She did mess up my husband's name during the ceremony (to my nana's dismay!), but the rest of us just shrugged (and laughed!) it off. She was a wonderful addition to our special day, and I can't help but say wonderful things about her. Thank you, Rev. Stephanie! Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks September Bride for sharing your experience of me! Your wedding celebration was magical- and the setting of Holly Hedge made the whole thing feel almost fairy-tale like. The weather was perfect, your guests had such love and joy to share and you, the Bridal couple, were thrilled to be there.

I am so sorry for the name issue! I realize that I should have said McLain instead of McClain! Ugh! Thanks for your understanding!

Best wishes!
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jodi
Wedding:
9/25/2010
4.8/5.0
stephanie was a great officiant. it felt like having a friend up there doing our ceremony. She made us feel so comfortable and relaxed. I would recommend her to anyone :)
stephanie was a great officiant. it felt like having a friend up there doing our ceremony. She made us feel so comfortable Read more...
stephanie was a great officiant. it felt like having a friend up there doing our ceremony. She made us feel so comfortable and relaxed. I would recommend her to anyone :) Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.7/5.0
Stephanie was a great officiant
Stephanie was a great officiant
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thank you Jason! Your wedding in June at the Abington Art Center was very special- and I cannot believe you left the very next morning for China! Your ceremony in China with Jia's family made the whole wedding experience so much more meaningful for you both!
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Brooke
Wedding:
6/4/2011
4.6/5.0
Stephanie is friendly and open. Made things very easy to understand. Even if we had not been able to remember what was coming next during the ceremony, she was like a lifeline with her prompts. Clear and loud enough in her speaking during the ceremony for everyone to hear. Also had good suggestions for ceremony outline.
Stephanie is friendly and open. Made things very easy to understand. Even if we had not been able to remember what was Read more...
Stephanie is friendly and open. Made things very easy to understand. Even if we had not been able to remember what was coming next during the ceremony, she was like a lifeline with her prompts. Clear and loud enough in her speaking during the ceremony for everyone to hear. Also had good suggestions for ceremony outline. Read less
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Heart Ceremonies: Rev. Stephanie Anne Thompson responded with the following comments:

Thanks Brooke for your kind words! It was so wonderful to see you on your wedding day- happy and in love!
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JKokinda
Wedding:
1/17/2010
4.5/5.0
Rev. Stephanie was very flexible and very good natured. My family and my husband's family are a bunch of jokesters and very rarely take anything seriously. Rev. Stephanie put up with their antics all through the rehearsal with a smile on her face the whole time. She was also very flexible with our meetings, she was located almost 2 hours away from my husband and I so we were able to talk with her through email until the day of the rehearsal. This saved us a lot of time and stress during our wedding planning.
Rev. Stephanie was very flexible and very good natured. My family and my husband's family are a bunch of jokesters and Read more...
Rev. Stephanie was very flexible and very good natured. My family and my husband's family are a bunch of jokesters and very rarely take anything seriously. Rev. Stephanie put up with their antics all through the rehearsal with a smile on her face the whole time. She was also very flexible with our meetings, she was located almost 2 hours away from my husband and I so we were able to talk with her through email until the day of the rehearsal. This saved us a lot of time and stress during our wedding planning. Read less
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