Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. It’s the day when you and your partner declare your love and commitment to each other, and it’s a day that you’ll remember for the rest of your life. To make this day special, you need the right wedding officiant who can create a personalized and meaningful ceremony that reflects your love story.

At Sarmiento Notary and Apostille Service, we offer professional and personalized marriage officiant services in Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Key West, and North Florida. As a commissioned wedding celebrant, Johanna Sarmiento specializes in creating customized bilingual, religious, and modern ceremonies for small and large weddings.

In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know about finding the best wedding minister for your special day.

What is a Wedding Celebrant?

A wedding minister is a person who conducts the wedding ceremony and solemnizes the marriage. In the United States, a wedding celebrant must be licensed or ordained to legally perform the wedding ceremony. Wedding celebrants can be religious or non-religious, and they can perform traditional or modern ceremonies depending on the couple’s preferences.

Why Do You Need a Marriage Officiant?

A wedding minister plays a crucial role in your wedding ceremony. They are responsible for making your ceremony special and memorable by customizing it according to your preferences. They help you plan and prepare the ceremony, guide you through the legal requirements, and create a personalized script that reflects your love story.

How to Choose the Best Wedding Minister?

Choosing the best wedding officiant can be a daunting task, especially if you don’t know where to start. Here are some tips to help you find the perfect wedding celebrant for your special day:

  1. Look for Recommendations: Ask your family, friends, or wedding planner for recommendations. They may have worked with a wedding celebrant before and can provide you with valuable insights.
  2. Check Online Reviews: Look for online reviews of wedding ministers in your area. Check their websites and social media pages to learn more about their services and read reviews from their past clients.
  3. Schedule a Meeting: Schedule a meeting with the marriage officiant to discuss your preferences, expectations, and budget. This will help you determine if they are the right fit for you.
  4. Ask for Samples: Ask the wedding celebrant for samples of their work, such as ceremony scripts or videos of previous ceremonies. This will give you an idea of their style and approach.
  5. Consider Your Compatibility: Your wedding minister should be someone you feel comfortable with and who shares your vision for the ceremony. Make sure you choose someone who understands your values and preferences.

Why Choose Sarmiento Notary and Apostille Service?

At Sarmiento Notary and Apostille Service, we understand the importance of your wedding day, and we are committed to providing you with a personalized and meaningful ceremony that reflects your love story. 

Our wedding celebrant, Johanna Sarmiento, is a professional and experienced wedding celebrant who is licensed by the State of Florida to perform legal wedding ceremonies. She specializes in bilingual, religious, and modern ceremonies and is committed to making your wedding day special and memorable.

In addition to our marriage officiant services, we also offer notary and apostille services that can help you with the legal aspects of your wedding ceremony. We can help you obtain the necessary documents, such as marriage licenses and apostilles, and ensure that your wedding ceremony is legally recognized.


In conclusion, when it comes to your wedding day, selecting the perfect wedding officiant is of utmost importance. And Sarmiento Notary and Apostille Service is here to ensure that your ceremony is not only memorable but also tailored to reflect your unique love story.

By choosing Sarmiento Notary and Apostille Service, you are opting for a team that prioritizes your needs, offers personalized ceremony packages, and provides bilingual services to cater to your diverse guest list. Our professional guidance and support will alleviate any wedding planning stress and allow you to fully enjoy this special occasion.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation and begin the journey toward your perfect wedding ceremony. Let us guide you through this incredible milestone with care, professionalism, and a commitment to making your dreams come true.