“Gratitude is not a simple emotion or an obvious attitude. It is a difficult discipline to constantly reclaim my whole past as the concrete way in which God has led me to this moment and is sending me into the future. It is hard precisely because it challenges me to face the painful moments – experiences of rejection and abandonment, feelings of loss and failure – and gradually to discover in them the pruning hands of God purifying my heart for deeper love, stronger hope, and broader faith.” ~ Henri Nouwen


We are a community who seeks to minister to an emerging, post-modern neighborhood.We live and gather in the Sellwood neighborhood here in Southeast familyPortland. We are dedicated to the journey of discovering the fullness of God’s redemptive vision for this world. We are learning the art of living deeper and further in this beautiful story called the God-Life.  We are encouraged to be a part of His re-ordering of communities, cultures, societies, and environments and humbled that He invites us to be His reflection in His creation.

Come with us on the journey we travel called Adsideo. Together we will discover the mystery of His further-ness…