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Advancement North America


We catalyze and multiply missional movement in North America in the form of local faith community expressions practicing Communion, Community, and Mission, and equip and empower new generations of leaders. We also collaborate with other Communitas Regions to establish a culture of sharing best practices which continuously improves our ability to serve the global mission.

Andrea Asher

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Andrea is passionate about helping others recognize and be released into their role in God’s redemptive story. With a background in developing leaders, planting missional communities and pastoring those close and far from God, Andrea serves as Chief Mobilization Officer. Her story is one of redemption, trials, perseverance and coming alive by the power of…

Location Denver
Time on Staff 2 Years

Erin Bahbah

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Erin grew up in an area where belief in God was largely assumed but not lived out well. She came to know the Lord personally after college and it was the best decision she has ever made. Erin has been working in the marketing/communications field for a decade. She has been married to her husband…

Location Michigan
Time on Staff 4 Years

Brenda Renderos


Brenda has always had a knack for questioning the status quo. The questions have often been inner and personal but in recent years she has become more vocal. Her questions are not just for the sake of questioning but to deepen her understanding and guard against blindly following tradition. Brenda is a Soul Care Coach…

Chi Rho Community

Chi Rho Community

We believe church is present whenever and wherever we see mission, worship, and community collide.  We also believe it is our calling at Chi Rho to raise up a community of missionaries that are passionate about Christ and who boldly want to live a life of mission and Kingdom expression.  We understand that the church and its…

Location Coeur d'Alene
Project Status Mature
Project Age 10 Years

Church of the Margins and the Dones


In 2005 I started my journey with Communitas as an “incarnational missional investigator” in the city of Santa Barbara, CA. There was radical need within the margins of an otherwise wealthy community, and for over a decade we worked with and for the marginalized, including a special focus on working within our homelessness culture and…

Brent & Becky Colaw


For over 25 years Brent has served in both corporate and ministry worlds helping leaders, both individually and corporately discover, define, communicate and activate their mission, vision and values. While working toward his degree in communications at Oklahoma Wesleyan University Brent began his career helping to build a successful non-profit development consulting firm. He further…

Communitas Twin Cities


Whether you call yourself a ‘church go-er’ or not, Catholic, Lutheran, Baptist -or anything else, those who will feel most at home at Communitas Twin Cities are those that simply have a desire to learn more of who God is and a yearning to be part of a community that is making a difference in…

Location Twin Cities
Project Status Mature
Project Age 13 Years

Scott, Jacqui, & Sara Curley


Scott is originally from New Jersey and Jacqui is from Philadelphia. But they had to go all the way down to Columbia International University in South Carolina, where they were both training for missions, in order to meet. They were married in 1993. Scott needed to do a one-year internship to complete his M.Div. in…