Wedding Policies


If you wish to marry at City Church, begin your process by completing a wedding application (click here). If you have any questions, feel free to contact, the wedding coordinator, Elder Jeana Benson, at 504-246-5121 or send an email to


  • Marriage Qualifications
    Couples must meet the following conditions:

    1. Each person must be a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ which is reflected in his and her lifestyle.


  1. City Church adheres to the scriptural position of a sexually pure lifestyle and abstinence outside of marriage. The pre-married couple must agree not to cohabitate or be involved in a sexual relationship until after their wedding ceremony.


  1. The bride and groom must have completed the premarital counseling process 14 days prior to the wedding date.


  1. Either the bride or the groom must be member of City Church for at least 3 months prior to the wedding date.  Members of City Church are identified as those who have professed faith in Christ as their personal Lord and Savior, committed to the vision of the church through regular attendance of weekend services, have participated in the Belong Night membership session, are supporting the church through tithe and offering and praying for and supporting the leadership of the church.



The Pastors of City Church reserve the right to decline officiating a wedding if couples do not adhere to the policies and requirements previously mentioned.