Meet pastor Carlos
Pastor Carlos loves working with couples and has performed hundreds of weddings in churches, on the beach, in parks, resorts, wineries, yachts, and even in a hot air balloon! Pastor Carlos performs non-denominational Christian weddings and non-religious weddings as well... it's your wedding, so he will do it your way! He has been officiating weddings since 1995 and currently serves the greater Southern California areas including San Diego, Riverside, Los Angeles, and Orange Counties. He has been a licensed officiant for over 25 years and conducted over 700 ceremonies in numerous venue types—including churches, hotels, wineries, and hot air balloons. He strives to create a beautiful experience for each client, developing ceremonies that are a perfect reflection of the couple. Channeling the unique personality of each couple, Carlos strives to give his clients the ceremony of their dreams.
Pastor Carlos has created many custom ceremonies: unity candle, sand, tea, wine, hand, etc. all to reflect the unique personalities of each bride and groom. He has also written customized vows and pledges for many couples to suit their individual preferences and unique situations. Couples can repeat them after Pastor Carlos, or write and read their own vows. He loves working with couples to create a custom ceremony that is fun, memorable, and reflects who they are in a special way. If you don't have a Wedding Coordinator, Pastor Carlos will be happy to coordinate and personally assist you with your wedding rehearsal.
Pastor Carlos has worked full-time in three churches, ranging in size from 400 to 5,000 people in Orange and San Diego Counties, and has lived in Southern California for many years. Pastor Carlos is an ordained minister and has been trained to do various ceremonies, as well as pre-marital and marital counseling. He has an excellent online counseling tool that he uses with couples called Prepare/Enrich.
2WED4LIFE offers officiants for a variety of different ceremony types, including civil union, non-religious ceremonies, single-religion ceremonies, interfaith ceremonies, and vow renewals. Our team can offer bilingual services, we have several Spanish-speaking officiants on our team and all our officiants can create ceremonies for couples from a number of faiths, including Anglican, Baptist, Catholic, Evangelical, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Quaker, and Unitarian, as well as agnostic and nondenominational weddings.
Our officiants typically meet with couples for a free 30-45 minute consultation in person, or a quicker phone/Zoom call to get to know each other, go over ceremony options, and to answer questions. If one of our officiants is already booked, we will aim to find you one from our team that will also do a wonderful job for you.
Our 2WED4LIFE Team would love to help you create your ideal ceremony - a beautiful and personal experience that is fun, memorable, stress-free, and, most importantly, reflects you! Read our testimonials and see why 2WED4LIFE is the highest rated wedding ceremony network in California.