The Catholic Church believes and teaches that a marriage is a sacred relationship in which one can encounter the person of Jesus alive and active within that relationship. Persons wishing to be married at St. Thomas More should carefully read the materials that follow. For more information, couples should contact Andy Otto, Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation, at: aotto@stmga.org, or 404 378 4588 ext. 124.

Wedding Policies at St. Thomas More Church

ATTENTION: ALL PAYMENTS FOR WEDDING CHARGES MUST BE PAID VIA STM’S ONLINE GIVING FEATURE.

IF YOU HAVE AN ONLINE INDEPENDENT GIVER ACCOUNT, go to the STM home page (stmgaparish.org), click on the online giving tab and enter your username and password. This will bring you up to the main screen of online giving. Click on Give a new gift and you will see all the available accounts.

A. Find the Wedding account and click on the arrow in the box that says select gift type.

B. This will give you the option to make your payment. Just fill in the information and if you have any special instructions for your online payment. (Example Deposit for wedding or final payment.) If you reason decide not to make the payment at that time, then just click on the cancel gift box.

C. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click on submit to make your payment.

IF YOU DO NOT CURRENTLY HAVE AN INDEPENDENT GIVER ACCOUNT, You will need to create one.

A. Go to the STM home page (stmgaparish.org), click on the online giving tab. Then click on Create a New Account. Then follow the instructions.

B. After you have created your account you will receive a notice from Parish Soft telling you that your account has been activated. The notice usually comes within 2 hours or sooner. If you do not receive the notice please check your junk or spam mail. Your email will be from og@parishsoft.com. You will need to respond to this email. If for some reason you do not get an email about activation, please contact call the parish office.

If you experience problems with any phase of online giving DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT. Please contact Marie at 404-378-4588 x 112 or mdiebold@stmga.org. If I can’t solve your online problem I will contact Parish Soft and will get back to you as quickly as I can.