1. How to Become a Minister in Warren County

If you haven't already, you'll want to get ordained as a ULC minister by clicking the button below. Get Ordainedâ„¢ offers ordination through Universal Life Church within moments and completely free of charge. All you have to do is sign up, fill out a short form, and you'll be a legally ordained minister, able to officiate weddings and more. Sign up today!

Important Info for Ministers in Warren County

ULC Ordination Accepted:
Minister Registration Required:
Documents Required:
Minister's Residency:
Minister's Minimum Age:

2. Learn Warren County Marriage Requirements

Once you're ordained, the next thing you'll want to do is contact the office in Warren County that handles marriage licenses. You'll want to tell them that you're an ordained minister officiating a wedding, and ask what documentation they want to see from you in order to officiate a wedding. You can find the Warren County office's contact information below.

Office Address:
429 East 10th Ave, Suite 101
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Office Phone Number:
(270) 842-9416

3. Who Can Officiate a Wedding in Warren County?

If you're ordained as a minister of the Universal Life Church, you can! Many couples are choosing to both cut costs and personalize their event by enlisting a close family friend or loved one to officiate their ceremony.

The couple could ask anyone, but they've asked you to forever be a part of their love story! Consider it a great honor. It's important to note that not everyone knows that this is even an option. If you know someone who has an upcoming wedding, you might consider asking who is performing their ceremony, and let them know that you're available if needed. Who knows, you might just get a reputation as a go-to officiant!

Average Cost of a Wedding in Warren County:

4. What You'll Need to Officiate in Warren County

The office in Warren County will be able to tell you what you'll need to pick up from our online store in order to perform a wedding. One of the most popular options for ministers in Warren County is the Classic Wedding Kit!

Now you can get to the fun part: officiating the wedding itself. Whether it's your first time performing a wedding, or you just need to refresh your memory, we suggest taking a look at our wedding training center, which is full of all the resources you'll need to give the couple the wedding they deserve.

5. How Warren County Marriage Licenses Work

With the ceremony complete, the last - and most important - responsibility remains: Signing and returning the marriage license. A marriage license in Warren County is valid for 30 days, so don't delay. Keep in mind that once the marriage license has been obtained, there is no mandatory waiting period before the wedding ceremony can happen. Also note that the marriage license must be returned to the office that issued it within the time limit given after it has been signed.

Remember, this is a legal document! Take your time to ensure that it's been filled out properly before it is returned to the issuing office. If you need in-depth instructions on how to fill it out, take a look at our marriage license training page for assistance.

Marriage License Waiting Period:
Marriage License Valid For:
30 Days
Return Within:
By Expiration

6. Performing a Wedding in Warren County

If you love sports cars, getting married in Warren County might just get your engine revving. The county seat and largest city is Bowling Green, which is famous for housing the Chevrolet Corvette assembly plant and National Corvette Museum, a car widely known as "America's Sports Car." Beautiful cars aren't the only visual attraction in Warren County though as there are a number of historical homes and buildings that are still standing despite being constructed in the late 1800s that capture the splendor of Civil War era America.

7. What You Should Do Now for a Wedding in Warren County

When planning to attend a Warren County wedding, make sure to account for winter snow and hot, humid summers with May, June, and September having the best weather for outdoor celebrations.

You know the ins and outs of officiating weddings in Warren County now, but don't forget to sign up as a ULC minister for free by clicking the button below!

With this first step conquered, you'll be officiating fully legal weddings in Warren County in no time!