Formal – Semi Formal Weddings

Wedding Minister & Officiant , Justice of the Peace

Life's Moments are those times in life that we choose to make a special recognition of life changing events. Weddings are celebrations, weddings are ceremonies, but most of all weddings are a new beginning, a moment in time to be treasured. Having the right Wedding Minister is important.


For these moments, we offer comprehensive ministerial services, wedding officiating, and wedding services. From the very traditional to contemporary services, our weddings and officiating services are designed to reflect your wants, desires and dreams. We can help you craft an occasion, spiritual or secular that will be a cherished memory for many years that follow.

Ministerial services and wedding officiating in the Albuquerque, NM area is our specialty, but we can travel if the need arises. We provide a complete array of Wedding Minister packages; from the elopement on the courthouse steps to the most elaborate and elegant wedding service.

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We also provide the finest in Justice of the Peace or secular weddings. These civil ceremonies provide their own form of celebration, whether it be with family or just a couple and a few witnesses, your wedding is a special moment to be treasured.

Formal and Semi-Formal Wedding Packages

The Formal Package

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Full Formal wedding, including customized ceremony written especially for you. Options can include candles, sand ceremony, counting of coins, crowns, handfasting, jumping of the broom, wine blessing, you name it we can do it. This package includes a rehearsal as well as a three hour time lock. We only do a few of these every weekend, so you are our main focus.

We arrive thirty to forty minutes ahead of time, do a blessing with both bride's and groom's party, preform the ceremony, then stay for pictures and the all important signing of the license making everything official.

Our Rate for this service is:

from $375.00


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A not so formal wedding, usually in a more casual setting, a park, a back yard, a balloon drifting over the Rio Grande. We Include a custom ceremony with your choice of readings, scriptures, poems and blessings. We can include a meaningful option or two. We recommend a smaller wedding party; Bride, Groom, Best man and maid of honor.

We arrive fifteen to twenty minutes before the ceremony, attend to last minute details then perform the service. We will stay for the paper work and pictures.

Our Rate for this service is:

from $250.00

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Travel Costs

We Love to Travel! (however our accountant says we have to cover little things like gas, tires and maintenance), so to keep them from chewing our ears off our travel rates are as follows;

Albuquerque/Rio Rancho Metro Area (includes Corrales, Bernalillo, Isleta, Tijeras)

No Charge.

Fee per trip mileage is one way

30 – 60 miles

(Santa Fe, Belen, East mountains)


60—100 miles

(Socorro,Los Alamos, Grants, Mountainair)        


101-175 Miles

(Gallup,Farmington,T or C, TaosLas Vegas)  


Over 175 miles

Please call for details

Call 505-328-7397

Rev. Bruce Byers

Wedding Minister & Officiant

Justice of the Peace

Lifes Moments

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Rev. Bruce Byers

2725 Walsh Loop SE

Rio Rancho, NM 87124

Call 505-328-7397

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