My Custom Wedding Ceremony
Our satisfied couples agree that Officiant John Reardon, with My Custom Wedding Ceremony, made their special day the finest imaginable! Please see the pictures and read the comments below from some of the satisfied and happy, newly married couples:
Officiant John Reardon was great! We first saw John at our friends wedding and really liked the way he handled the ceremony. I knew I wanted him for our wedding. From the first conversation with John, I knew he was the right fit. He customized our ceremony exactly how we wanted it and delivered on the day of the wedding. He is so friendly and even came into the bridal waiting room before the event to see how I was feeling and help calm my nerves. I highly recommend John to any Bride.
Jamie - Married 8/10/2012
From the first time we spoke with John we knew we wanted him at our wedding. He has a friendly personality and really wants to make your day special. He really makes it "your" wedding! He was on time and did an amazing job at the rehearsal and ceremony. We are so glad John was our Officiant. He would check in on us to make sure everything was fine and we didn't have any questions. Any time we needed a question answered, he would respond very quickly (even at 11:00pm)! The ceremony was beautiful and John did a great job in making sure everyone could hear and see us. He is a great person to have at your wedding.
Jennifer, Married 04/07/2012
John was a pleasure to work with and helped us create our perfect ceremony! His sincere enthusiasm shined through and enlightened the whole wedding process even more, if that's possible! One of my favorite photographs from the ceremony is of my husband and I being introduced as Mr and Mrs Riley and John behind us with his hands way up in the air, excited as can be. He was responsive and personable and made us feel very comfortable, especially since we weren't able to meet until the day before the wedding at the actual rehearsal because we live out of town. Thank you for being an important part of our wedding day, John!
Morgan - Married 4/20/2013 - The Club Continental, Orange Park, FL
Mr Reardon was very professional and courteous, allowing us to customize our vows with some small guidance - this was perfect for us!
Tonya - Married 4/13/2013 - The University Club, Jacksonville, FL
Right from the first time I spoke with John on the phone, I had a very good feeling he was perfect for our ceremony. Each time I spoke to him, John was always professional and genuinely cared that our special day would be perfect. Also, he always kept timely communication with me. We are from Michigan and were married on Vilano Beach in St Augustine. John was so easy to work with and kept the ceremony very relaxed and comfortable. Our ceremony was scheduled for 10 am and as we were walking on the beach to "our spot", there was already another ceremony being performed. This could've been upsetting and stressful but John quickly guided us to another location there on the beach and it was even better than the original chosen spot. Also...John's son, Devin, took AMAZING photographs of our wedding!!! We are so grateful to John for making our special day so memorable ans special...just as he promised.
Amy - Married 01/05/2013 - Vilano Beach, St Augustine, FL
As a working professional, I have come to realize how important effective partnerships are to achieve positive results. John is a knowledgeable and polished Wedding Officiant who truly attempts to achieve the desired outcome for his couple, but he maintains an unparalleled aspect of true consideration and collaboration to make your event a unique and beautiful realization. As I was very nervous and excitable moments before walking down the aisle, John provided clear calming consultation that made me completely at ease and prepared for the big moment. The ceremony was exquisitely performed with the right amount of sincerity, humor, compassion, and commitment. My husband and I could not have asked for a better wedding officiant than John, who has now become a good friend. :)
Tina - Married 06/02/2012 - The Hilltop, Orange Park, FL
Ron and Gay Lynn Hearst, Married - The Reef Restaurant, St Augustine, FL
John Reardon was the most amazing officiant!! He created such a light and fun atmosphere. After the ceremony I was approached by lots of our guests telling me how nice and wonderful he was. We absolutely loved him and he was a pleasure to work with.
Michelle - Married 06/23/2012 - The White Room, St Augustine, FL
The ceremony was perfect… we received so many compliments on how beautiful it was. Thank you very much for all your patience and help with our wedding and making our day so special. You really made a beautiful memory for us, our family and friends.
You were awesome!!! Thanks again John-
David and Gina Hancock
Married July 12, 2011 - St Augustine, FL
We want to thank you so much for being our Wedding Officiant! We loved the way you presented our ceremony, it was so beautiful and memorable. You were also very calming that day, and we feel blessed that you were the man who married us. Thank you again!
Nathan and Colleen Fletcher
Married May 7, 2011 - One Ocean Resort and Spa - Atlantic Beach, FL
I knew from the moment I heard John's voice, we had the right person to marry David and I! John was extremely professional, SOOOO positive, always smiling, and very accommodating to whatever we wanted for our day! The ceremony he performed was exquisitely written. David and I also said our own vows, and he was more than happy to let us coordinate the ceremony exactly as we wanted. Anyone who wants his/her special day to be just right, JOHN is your man! David and I highly recommend John and his photographer Devin who just added to the perfection of this enchanting day! Thank you so very much John and Devin, you will forever be part of our dream come true!
David and Angela McDougall
Married Aug 20, 2010, At Vilano Beach in St. Augustine
"We could not have picked a better person to officiate our wedding. John made us so comfortable despite all of our nerves, and really made the experience fun. We are so thankful, it would not have been as special without him!"Katy and Eric Joson
”John was incredible dependable, trustworthy, and experienced. He surpassed our every expectation for a wedding officiant by calling us to follow up, creating an incredible ceremony for us, delivering a well-spoken ceremony,and being extremely kind and involved with every step. If you want someone that will take your wedding ceremony to the next level, John is by far the one. Though John performs many ceremonies, he made us feel important and special by treating our special day as if it were his own – that’s how professional and kind he was! Being that we were form out of town and lived in another state, we were a bit hesitant at first – but we couldn’t have asked for a better experience and would recommend John to anyone. Through this process John became not just our wedding officiant, but someone we’d call a friend. Thank you John.”
Lissa and Saulo Married at the The Casa Marina Hotel at Jacksonville Beach, FL
John-- Thank you, again, for making our wedding special. You did a great job conducting our ceremony and kept everyone as relaxed as possible, as well. You have such a wonderful personality that makes everyone feel comfortable and at ease. Thank you for being a part of our wedding and for making it such a special and memorable night.
Mike and Amanda Lonon
Married at The White Room, St Augustine, FL
"My husband and I were married on Amelia Island June 12. We had a beautiful beach ceremony. John provided us with many options for vows and incorporated a sand ceremony for our blended family. John was professional and fun loving. We were very pleased with his services." Kelly Voges
Thanks John. Everything turned out wonderful and we thank you very much for being part of our celebration. You did a fantastic job performing the ceremony we both wanted and providing personality into it as well. We both thank you very much for making our wedding day so special and enjoyable for everyone there. I attached some pictures of the ceremony and a couple of just us…enjoy!
Anthony & Robyn Pinson
Thank you so much for doing our ceremony. You helped to make our day so special & everyone commented on how beautiful the ceremony was. We especially loved the sand ceremony. In the future, we would definitely recommend you to other people. Here are a few pictures of us to help remind you of our beautiful day.
Thank you again,"
- Tanya & Phil. Maryland married at The Casa Monica Hotel, St Augustine, FL
"John performed a lovely ceremony, which he allowed us to personalize to our liking and taste. He was professional in every aspect of planning and preparation and we would highly recommend him to other couples seeking the same"
- Matthew and Ashley Routte, Jacksonville, FL at Washington Oaks State Gardens
Photo by Zach Thomas Photography, www.zachthomas.com
Thank you so much for the wonderful service you provided, you did it just the way we asked and I couldn’t have been happier with how it all turned out. St Augustine Beach was the perfect place to be married.
Elizabeth Geiske and Logan Morley