Mar 22 2012
Thank you for considering Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church for your wedding day! This page will give you some of the basic information you will need to know.
ABOUT THE CHURCH
The sanctuary will seat approximately 200 persons. Our reception hall will seat approximately 115 persons. Many more can be accommodated for a less formal reception.
Weddings are an extension of the ministry and pastoral care of the church. They provide a worship occasion in which the bride and groom offer their vows before God, and their family and friends.
Contact the Church Office Manager, Pam Mackenzie to schedule a tour, meet the pastor and staff, and reserve the facilities. Your wedding plans need to be secured with a deposit of $300 payable to Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church.
The marriage liturgy which a guest Pastor uses must be similar to the service used by the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or be reviewed and approved by the Pastor of Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church.
When the ceremony is completed and the marriage certificates have been signed, the Church will arrange to have the certificates photocopied and mailed to the County Clerk.
Rice, confetti and birdseed etc. are not to be used.
THE WEDDING RECEPTION
The couple must provide the Church with the name address and phone number of the person who will be providing food and beverages and is responsible for the reception.
Costs related to the wedding need to be discussed with the Office Manager. Total suggested donation is $1400.00. This includes the pastor’s honorarium, organist’s honorarium, wedding coordinator and use of the sanctuary. An additional fee for use of the reception hall and kitchen is $400.00. A deposit of $300.00, payable to the church, is due at time of booking to confirm the wedding date; the remaining balance is due at the time of the wedding rehearsal.