Wedding Ceremonies

About the United Church of Christ

Your Officiant, Your Musicians, Your Ceremony!

All are welcome to use our sanctuary for wedding ceremonies. You choose your own Officiant and Musicians. You do not have to be a member of St. John, nor do you have to attend any pre-marital classes.

If you would like to check availability, set up an appointment to view the church, receive a copy of our Wedding Planning Packet via email, or have other wedding related questions, please contact the church office at (502)587-1653 or

Office & Parking:

The office is in back of the church building. Our parking lot is off of Clay Street. Once you park, you will see a ramp leading up the back of the church where you will find the office door. Please ring the buzzer in the brick to your left. This is where everyone enters for wedding rehearsals.

January-March Fees*:
Monday through Thursday: $900

Friday & Sunday: $1,000

Saturday & Holiday: $1,300

April-December Fees*:
Monday through Thursday: $900

Friday & Sunday: $1,200

​Saturday & Holidays: $1,600
* Fees are being updated for 2023. Please contact us for more details

We offer a 20% discount for Active Duty Military, Fireman and Police officers.

If you book a ceremony to be held within 3 months, you will save up to $300 ($300 off Saturday, $200 off Friday & Sunday, $100 off Monday-Thursday).

​Our fee includes the Rehearsal evening (1 hour), the Wedding day (3 hours),  and a staff member for clean-up. Our Event Coordinator will be on campus to assist you: ensuring everything is set up to your specifications and handles questions from your florist, videographer, photographer, etc.

The Parish House is also included in this fee. It is a separate building with kitchen, dining area, parlor and powder room.

Available for your use are: vintage wooden candlesticks for the center aisles, (2) 13 branch candelabras, floral stands for the sides of the Altar, kneeler, Altar unity candle, guest register stands, communion set and a table for memorials or other uses. We do not provide a Minister, Organist or decorations for your wedding. We have a list of referrals if needed. Our sanctuary seats 800 people although most weddings host 150-300 guests (guests are seated on either side of in the center aisle).

View photos on our Pinterest and Facebook pages (links below).

A $350 refundable damage deposit, the Wedding Agreement Form and a photo are required upon booking to hold your date. 

Mail payments to St. John UCC, c/o Lisa Raines, 637 East Market Street, Louisville, KY 40202. The wedding fee is due in full 60 days prior to your wedding. You are welcome to make payments. Please put both last names and your wedding date on the memo line of your check.

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Visit our Pinterest Boards to view photos and videos of weddings at St. John:
 - Our Sanctuary
 - Our Parlor
 - Outdoor Photography
 - Videos

This is a great way to see our spaces online, compare decorating techniques

and choose a photographer, reception site or other vendors. 

Additional Boards have been added to assist you with planning your dream wedding.

The Louisville Wedding Network

We are members of the Louisville Wedding Network and attend many of their wedding shows. Book two or more vendors and save 5%! For a complete list of vendors, visit their website:  ​

Louisville Wedding Essentials

We are also members of Louisville Wedding Essentials and attend their annual show at the Louisville Boat Club. For a complete list of vendors, visit their website:  ​