Do you have a physical location?
Yes, we do have an office it is in our home. We do hold some services, classes, counseling appointments, and meet-ups in our home. However, we meet individuals privately prior to invitation
to our home. We are primarily a mobile ministry,which means we go where we are called to go. We do serve all 88 counties in the State of Ohio for legal ceremonies as well as other services that
What spiritual path do you follow and what do you believe in?
We are both of Irish, German, and Native American descent and follow the old-ways of our ancestors, therefore we follow an earth-based spiritual path. We believe in Mother Earth and Father
Sky. We believe that each animal, creature, plant, etc. has a spirit and a name. We believe that we all coexist on Mother Earth and that we must live in harmony with all things living.
Why do you charge fees for some of your services that you provide?
The reason why we charge fees for some of our services is to cover the operational cost of the ministry. Operational costs include travel expenses such as fuel; food and hotel
accommodations; office supplies; legal fees for licensing; educational expenses of clergy; clerical clothing; postage to mail out legal documents; rental of space for services and Community
Are fees and donations tax-deductiable?
No,at this time, fees and donations are not tax-deductible as Elder Rose Ministries is not a 501(c)(3) organization. We will be,however pursuing this endeavor in the future.
Can you or will you officiate wedding ceremonies in a prison?
No. However, we may be able to refer you to a fellow officiant who is willing.
Well you officiate over a same-sex marriage / handfasting ?
Yes. We believe that love knows no gender, race, color, etc. We believe that if two individuals love each other that they want to spend the rest of their lifes together in marriage they
have every right to do so.