Published Books

Here are my current published books. If you click on the book picture below it will direct your browser to a page with content, bookstore availability, and purchase information. If you have any questions about these books or need more information on purchasing, please contact me.


  Simple Wedding Ceremony Planning Guide

Simple Wedding Ceremony Planning Guide by Steve DurkacThe Simple Wedding Ceremony Planning Guide brings the experience and insights of Steve Durkac, a church pastor and popular beach wedding officiant who has officiated over 4000 ceremonies for destination do-it-yourself brides and grooms along the Gulf Coast of Alabama, Mississippi, and NW  Florida.

Steve has been seen on ABC Good Morning America, Fox News’ Hannity’s America, and the Christian Television Network.

“The steps made writing our vows easy and meaningful. Thank you for writing this book.” – Bill & Sandy, Kansas

“You made this easier than I expected!” – Sue & James, Florida

“We both found the ‘verbs to vow’ priceless, it made it perfect for us.” – Janice & Eric, Georgia

“I received your book as a bridal gift and because you spelled out each step in a clear simple way, I know my wedding day will forever be remembered because our unique and personal vows. thanks!” – Alice, Montana

In this workbook, Steve will guide you in choosing your most meaningful and memorable ways to exchange vows, rings, presentation, pronouncements, and special features like the sand ceremony.

The Simple Wedding Ceremony Planning Guide is 118 pages softcover perfect-bound Paperback, 6″ wide x 9″ tall, and you can view the Contents Page as a PDF.

Buy Now for $15.00 at Lulu’s Marketplace | Amazon | Barnes & Noble


  Your Wedding Ceremony

Your Wedding Ceremony contains Pastor Steve Durkac’s popular beach wedding ceremony wording and is now available in print in this small book so other ministers and officiants can use it, too.

It includes his script for the Sand Ceremony, his famous Grandma Story, and 1 Corinthians 13 with his shared insights on how that looks in actual marriage relationship.

Steve is pastor of CrossHope Chapel Bible Church in Mobile, Alabama and has been featured on national television having officiated over 4000 beach weddings along the upper Gulf Coast. This 16-page saddle stitch booklet is what Steve uses at his weddings and then leaves with the bride and groom as a keepsake from the wedding or vow renewal

This 20-page saddle stitch book is what Steve uses at his weddings and leaves with the newly weds to enjoy it as a keepsake and a tool to grow in love beyond the wedding day.

Buy Now $10.00 | 20 page saddle stitch |  Lulu Marketplace  •  $7.00 – PDF Download 


Steve Durkac, Daily Promise Devotional Steve Durkac CrossHope Chapel Bible Church

Prayer is the answer 

Direct Purchase

Buy direct from me and I will mail you the book, usually within 24 hours according to stock. The below prices include shipping, usually sent by USPS. If you prefer to mail a check, you can send it payable to “Steve Durkac” addressed to CrossHope Chapel, 9943 Lifeline Ct Ste C, Mobile, Alabama 36608.

If you prefer to pay by credit card, you can use the pull down payment button below by selecting the one book you wish to purchase. If you prefer you can go direct to my PayPal account and input the cost of the book or books or whatever contribution amount.

My PayPal account is noted as CrossHope Chapel so when you arrive on its payment page you’ll see the name CrossHope Chapel and the description of service is noted as Pastor Steve Durkac. You will have to enter the exact fee amount and in the purchase process you will be able to enter shipping address.

PayPal automatically sends me an email when payment is made. When I receive that email I will respond to to you by email letting you know that I received the officiating fee fine.  Thank you very much, and please contact me if you have any questions.


Books by Steve Durkac