"Elopement"

Is colloguially used for any

Marriage performed in haste,

with a limited public

engagement period or without 

a public engagement period. 

Elopement and Wedding Vow Renewal

While wedding planning can be exciting and, at times, downright blissful, there is no question that the process can be incredibly stressful. For this reason and more, some couples elect to forgo a traditional event and decide to elope. 

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Wedding Officiant Minister

based in Bakersfield, Ca:

Esequiel "Zeke" Rivera

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OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

Call Me, 

Text Me 

or Email Me 

for Availability and Appointment

(661) 496-6679

ZekesMobileNotary@yahoo.com

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Renewal Package Includes:

  • Personal planning session with the couple
  • Unlimited email and phone consultation
  • Wedding Procession layout and flow of service
  • Customizing of ceremony options
  • Customizing of vows, unity symbols, readings, etc.
  • Including your words & stories for a personal touch
  • Renewal ceremony within the city limits of Bakersfield
  • Extra Fee to a Travel Outside the City Limits of Bakersfield

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IF I HAVE TO TRAVEL WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS OF BAKERSFIELD AND BEYOND THE CITY LIMITS OF BAKERSFIELD, THERE WILL A TRAVEL FEE CHARGE:

0 to 20 miles

Shafter, Wasco, Arvin and Lamont

21 to 30 miles

Delano, Taft, McFarland, Famoso, Five Dog Range, 

Grapevine and Buttonwillow

31 to 40 miles

Allensworth, Richgrove, Earlimart, Lost Hills, 
Maricopa, 
Frazier Park and Tehachapi


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ADDITIONAL TRAVEL FEES BEYOND THE CITY LIMITS OF BAKERSFIELD:

AFTER HOURS, WEEKEND HOURS and HOLIDAYS

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WEDDING SERVICE FEE INCLUDES:

Conducting Wedding Ceromony within the City Limits of Bakersfield and returning your Marriage License back to to the Hall of Records for you so it can be recorded.

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Want us to attend the Wedding Rehearsal?

We are perfectly happy to do wedding rehearsals for our couples for an additional fee, but the vast majority of my clients choose to do the rehearsal themselves.

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Towns that are outside the Bakersfield city limits: Delano, McFarland, Wasco, Shafter, Buttonwillow, Taft, Maricopa, Arvin, Lamont, Tehachapi, Lake Isabella and the base of the Grapevine.

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We are Ordained Ministers and Non-Denominational Wedding Officiants:  We can perform civil and non-denominational wedding ceremonies. We can perform Traditional Wedding Ceremonies, Confidential Weddings, Same Sex Marriages and Wedding Ceremonies at Lerdo Kern County Jail. We can custom your ceremony to meet your needs.

Kern County Clerks Website: Marriage License Information

A range of customized ceremonies is offered, including but not limited to: 

  • Civil and Spiritual Marriages
  • Confidential Wedding Ceremonies
  • Non-Denominational Ceremonies 
  • Interfaith Wedding Ceremonies
  • Handfasting Wedding Ceremonies
  • Backyard Weddings
  • In Home Weddings
  • City or County Park Wedding Ceremonies
  • Pismo Beach, Avila Beach, Morro Bay or any Beach Weddings
  • Hot Air Balloon Ceremonies
  • Disneyland Wedding Ceremonies
  • Place-of-Worship-Church Celebrations
  • 2nd, 3rd or 4th Weddings
  • Weddings with Children involved
  • LGBT Wedding Ceremonies
  • Elopements and other Short-Notice Marriages

 

A Non-Denominational Minister could be a wonderful choice for your union. Quite often, a Non-Denominational minister is well versed in different faiths, and recognizes the importance of a truly spiritual union. We are more open-minded to other beliefs and we can be a valuable asset in planning your wedding. 
 
Please send me some basic information about your wedding ceremony:
  • Date of Wedding
  • Time of Wedding
  • Location of Wedding (City, at a House, Park)
  • Wedding Vows Language (English or Spanish)
  • Type of Service Affiliation (Christian, Catholic, Non-Denomination)
  • Do you need Officiant to attend Rehearsal (if yes: Time, Date, Location)

 

 

More Questions about getting Married in Kern County

 

If you have been Married in the Past:
                                      
If either party had been married in the past and the marriage has been terminated within 2 years from the desired day of your ceremony (license issuance), you must provide a certified copy of the documentation regarding termination of your previous marriage:
Dissolution of Marriage Judgement
Notice of Entry of Judgment
Annulment
Death Certificate if your former spouse passed away
Termination Order for State Registered Domestic Partnership.http://www.kernsheriff.com/misc/FormsApps/Documents/In%20Custody%20Marriage%20Information.pdfA nondenominational minister could be a wonderful choice for your union. Quite often, a nondenominational minister is well versed in different faiths, and recognizes the importance of a truly spiritual union. I am more open-minded to other beliefs, and be a valuable asset in planning your wedding. I will also perform same-sex marriages with the same enthusiasm as they would a heterosexual marriage.

MARK GUNGOR- "Laugh Your Way To A Better Marriage"

http://markgungor.com/

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Mark Gungor Siminars:

1-    http://youtu.be/_nR3zbf3fn0

2-    http://youtu.be/NIA575TCf7Q

3-    http://youtu.be/wHNzJgW-kYI

4-    http://youtu.be/RNcR0cQasF0

5-    http://youtu.be/z5iOcUAF1ZI

6-    http://youtu.be/1iDxAzoAeaQ

THE VAST MAJORITY OF MARRIAGES COULD BE GREATLY IMPROVED IF COUPLES WOULD FOLLOW THIS SIMPLE ADVICE: "BE NICE".

Consider looking through Mark Gungor YouTube videos as a couple. You will learn something about one another and you will be entertained.

All we want is for couples to learn from Mark Gungors experience and teachings.

We will not and do not benefit anything from Mark Gungor books, seminars or Mark Gungor himself.

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