Hallmarks of Organic Faith Communities
Outward Focused
  • for those outside the congregation’s walls
Emerge from Authentic Relationships
  • listen to friends, coworkers and neighbors who express a desire for a faith gathering
Gatherings Incorporate Faith Practices
  • such as prayer, faith conversations, engaging with Scripture and worship
Can be Lay or Rostered Leader lead
  • perhaps primarily lay as they have so many more relationships beyond the congregation!
Accompanied by a Congregation and Pastor/Mentor
  • faithful support, prayers, mutual sharing of stories and learning
Cultivate Team
  • Rev. Jane Prestbye
  • Deacon Dianne Johnson
  • Rev. Cara Tanis
  • Rev. Cindy Myatt
  • Rev. Emma Donohew
  • Rev. Erik Samuelson
Coming soon!
  • Mixed Ecology Video
  • Books - coming soon
  • Sample Cultivator and Greenhouse Congregation Covenant  - coming soon