After your premarital counseling is complete, Sonja Williams and Associates is able to officiate your wedding ceremony. Sonja Williams is a licensed ordained minister — she became ordained in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) church in the spring of 2016. The AME church was established in 1787 and shares its origins with what is now the United Methodist Church. As a result of her ordination, she has officiated weddings. In addition, for couples who would like to partake in communion during their wedding ceremony, Sonja has also led communion for parishioners in her role within the AME church.