Beginning with clergy, our vision is to come together with Christian womxn to:
- Ground our space with these values: vulnerability, curiosity, playfulness & grace.
- Tend and nourish one another so that we may all flourish
- Propagate good theology of sex and the body.
- Bear fruit that will last.
Meet our Founders & Facilitators
The Rev. Danáe M. Ashley, MDiv, MA, LMFT is an Episcopal priest and marriage and family therapist who has ministered with parishes in North Carolina, New York, Minnesota, and serves as the Associate Rector at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Seattle and therapist at Soul Spa Seattle, LLC. Danae uses art, music, drama, poetry, and movement in counseling, spiritual direction, and creation of ritual. Her favorite past times include reading, traveling with her husband, tending Alvie’s Memorial Garden, delighting in Sophie Grace (adopted pit bull) and her snuggles, dancing with wild abandon to Celtic music, and serious karaoke.
The Rev. Meredith H. Crigler, MDiv, CDWF, CDTLF is an Episcopal priest who has lived on both coasts, abroad and now serves as the Rector at Trinity Episcopal Church, Baytown, TX and as Mentor with Backstory Preaching. Meredith practices courage, wonder, and wholeness, in proclamation, systems transformation, and mission. She is fond of laughter, candor, DIY projects with her spouse, experimental cooking, sunshine, forest bathing, snuggling with dog Thurgood and occasionally cat Pangur, and conspiring with God.