Rev. Dr. Jonathan Mitchell, Pastoral Team

Rev. Jonathan Mitchell is a native of Massachusetts, where he grew up in a restaurant family.  Before entering the ministry, he pursued academic interests in philosophy, comparative religion and language.  He holds a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and an M. A. in Swedenborgian Studies from the Swedenborg School of Religion. [read more...]

Rev. Dr. Amanda Adams Riley, Pastoral Team

A native of Washington, DC, Amanda and her husband Bill moved to Southern California in August of 2010.  Amanda graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2005 and completed a Doctorate in Ministry from McCormick Theological Seminary in 2014. [read more...]

Rev. Anna Woofenden, Founding Pastor

Rev. Anna Woofenden is the founding pastor of The Garden Church in San Pedro California. [read more...]