All wedding ceremonies performed at the Chapel are unapologetically Christian. The couple, along with Chaplain Steele, will plan the ceremony. The ceremony can include cultural traditions such as lasso, sand, unity candle, Bible, coins, pillows, etc.
Civil weddings are not allowed in the Chapel or on the grounds. All must understand that this is a Christian Chapel, and all weddings here are Christian.
All weddings are officiated by Chaplain Sam Steele, and all music is under the direction of Brett Marshall. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Chaplain Steele (956)761-5636 - Brett Marshall can be contacted at (956)266-2205.
A valid Texas marriage license is required, which must be obtained not less than 72 hours before the ceremony. A Texas marriage license can be purchased from any county clerk's office in the state of Texas.
CHAPEL WEDDING RULES
Please read and understand ALL rules. If these rules are not followed, the Chaplain can cancel the wedding at any time. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Chaplain Steele (956)761-5636.
No Saturday weddings during January and February due to Chapel service.
Pulpit, communion table, font, or piano may not be moved.
Decorations are to be kept simple and must be approved by the Chaplain
No glitter may be used in or on any decorations
Bubbles may be used after the ceremony - only on the Chapel steps
No tape is to be used on pews, railings, walls, or windows
If Candles are used a drop cloth will be placed underneath
Flower girl is to use only silk petals
No alcohol is permitted anywhere on the Chapel premises, including parking lot
Smoking is permitted outside the courtyard entrance only
The Chapel will seat 200 people
No reception space is available at the Chapel
Photographer will respect the Christian Service
Only one photographer and one videographer are allowed
During entrance and exit, photographer may be in center aisle - NO tripod
After ceremony, photographer may stage as many photos as he/she wishes
Chapel (Deposit and Rental): $500
Rental secures the date, and is non refundable.
Chaplain Sam: $500
Music Director Brett: $500
Fees are due 30 days before the date, and are non-refundable.
Small weddings - Fees are adjustable - Call the Chaplain.
Beach wedding $300
Other Locations $300
Fees sercure the date and are non-refundable.
Fees secure the date and are non-refundable.
Pick-up Deposit - $300
This is refundable if all decorations are removed after Ceremony. Chaplain can explain.
No Quinceaneras are celebrated at the Chapel
All dates on the calendar before this date are at the previous fees.