Celebrating Your Wedding With Us
The staff of Broad Street Christian Church would like
to help make your wedding day one filled with beauty and special meaning.
We think we have a beautiful setting for your wedding, and we
would also like to help you prepare for your married life in creative and
Where to Begin
Check the weddings
calendar page by clicking on the link. The date squares colored in red
represent booked (taken) dates. If your date is not red, call the church office at 614/258-9567
or e-mail our wedding coordinator, Ellen Moore at
to confirm the availability of the date(s) you are considering. A
reservation form will need to be filled out and mailed to the church with the
deposit. Click here to download a
pdf version of the reservation form.
Planning with the Minister
Our Interim Minister, Rev. John Shearer, will
officiate your wedding. Or, if you wish to invite another minister to
participate, please let us know, and we will be happy to accommodate your
guest minister will need to contact our Senior Minister as a matter of courtesy.
Planning the Service
The Senior Minister will discuss the wedding ceremony
and vows with you during several meeting prior to your wedding. The church
also supplies a Wedding Coordinator (Ellen Moore,
to assist you with the details of your
wedding, including the use of dressing rooms, the placement of flowers and other
decorations, candles, aisle runner, kneeling bench, and candelabras. On
the day of your wedding, the Coordinator will assist with the planned arrivals
and departures of the wedding party and guests, as well as coordinating
In order to help you make your wedding day memorable,
the Coordinator will be available to answer any questions you might have
throughout the entire planning process.
The church offers a sound system with cassette tape
and compact disc players for pre-recorded accompaniment and background
music. You may choose to have our organist play for your wedding or
instruct another musician on the use of our organ. Our organist is also an
accomplished pianist. Soloist(s) and other musicians will need to contact
the organist or sound technician to make arrangement for rehearsal sessions.
The wedding rehearsal is usually scheduled for the
evening prior to the wedding. It is helpful if all members of the wedding
party, minister(s), wedding coordinator, sound technician, and musicians are
Our fee of $1,200.00 includes use of the sanctuary, and
fees for the Senior Minister, Wedding Coordinator, Sound Technician, Organist,
and Custodian. Reduced fees are available if you choose to use your
own minister and/or musicians.
A deposit of $400.00 made payable to Broad Street
Christian Church reserves your available choice of date. The remaining $800.00 is due
45 days prior to your wedding.