Help Grow Goodness.
The grove planting project is an all-hands-on-deck effort!
not me. we.
As a church, The Grove Planting Project seeks to grow goodness — both in ourselves and in our community. Through vibrant ministry to families of all shapes and sizes, we want to:
– Expand our circle of inclusion
– Cultivate the common good
– Nurture healing, wholeness, and beauty
– Deepen our sense of curiosity and awe
The church, however, is not an institution but a dynamic group of people dedicated to living out these values and the way of Jesus together. As such, The Grove Planting Project is an all-hands-on-deck effort!
We are looking for partners — people who are passionate about the opportunity to grow goodness through a new worshipping community in Cottage Grove!
Think you might feel a tugging to become a partner? Great! Here’s what partnership looks like.👇
Partners are asked to make The Grove Planting Project their worshipping community — participating regularly in weekly worship and a Grove Group.
Your gathering with us helps to create energy and build a community that newcomers will want to be part of.
Giving is an act of gratitude and makes the ministry of The Grove Planting Project possible. Through God’s grace, your generosity …
… allows us to create powerful worship experiences that connect people to God.
… powers the kitchen that feeds neighbors experiencing food insecurity
… keeps the lights on and our space open for community members who are looking for goodness in your lives.
Partners are asked to give something and to give consistently.
The amount does not matter — even a few dollars in the hand of God can do more than we ever could. Pray about this and talk with your partner about a number that works for you. What matters is the commitment to helping us grow goodness.
Partners are asked to be an advocate for The Grove Planting Project, participating in a ministry team and inviting new people in.
We can help you find a place to serve that matches your strengths and passions. And we can help you develop the skills to make an authentic invitation to your social network of friends and family.
The formation and development of this new church is in response to the call of God through Jesus Christ who has sent us to make disciples and form a community faithful to His mission.
Becoming a partner in this ministry involves supporting the mission, vision, values, and leadership that make us who we are.