CHARTER              Draft 6/2/06
                                                   Notes
                              OF THE

                  CONGREGATION OF THE GODDESS, INC.

               No. ____________, Filed __________, 2005

      We, the undersigned, hereby associate ourselves together 
for the purpose of being incorporated under Chapters 617, and 
other applicable sections of the Statutes of the State of Florida 
for Corporations not for profit, under the following proposed 
Charter:


                         ARTICLE I - Name

      A.  The name of the Corporation shall be the CONGREGATION 
OF THE GODDESS, INC.


                       ARTICLE II - Purposes

      A.  The purposes for which the Corporation is organized are 
exclusively religious, charitable, and educational within the 
meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 2004 
or corresponding provision of any future United States Internal 
Revenue law, and shall be as follows:

      B.  The general nature and purpose of this Corporation 
shall be to bring people in closer acquaintance and reverence 
with the Goddess and our Planet Earth. We will worship, teach, 
sing, educate, ordain clergy, and build community.


                    ARTICLE III - Existence and Affiliation

      A.  This Corporation shall have perpetual existence. We are 
the successor to the Congregation of the Goddess, an 
unincorporated association founded in 1998.


      B.  The initial Principle Office shall be located at 
________________________, and its initial Registered Agent shall 
be _________________, located at _____________________.


                        ARTICLE IV - Membership

      A.  The membership of this Corporation shall consist of the 
undersigned Incorporators and any other persons, regardless of 
race, color, national origin, previous religious affiliation, or 
sexual orientation, who are in sympathy with the objectives and 
purposes of this organization.  Persons not now Members may 
become Members by signing the Membership Roll, thereby signifying 
their intent to become a Member. Qualifications for membership 
shall be further determined in the Bylaws.

      B.  No Member of this Corporation shall have property 
right, interest, or privilege in or to the assets, functions, 
affairs, or franchises of the Corporation or any right, interest, 
or privilege which may be transferable or inheritable, or which 
shall continue after his or her membership ceases.

      C.  No part of the net earnings of this corporation shall 
inure to the benefit of, or be distributable to its members, 
trustees, officers, or other private persons, except that the 
corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable 
compensation for services rendered and to make payments and 
distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article 
III.


               ARTICLE V - Board of Trustees and Officers

      A.  The Board of Trustees of this Corporation shall be 
composed of at least three (3) persons, each being a member of 
this corporation, consisting of a President, Secretary, Treasurer, 
and other Officers and Trustees as set forth in the Bylaws.
Procedures for the nomination, election, and removal of all Officers 
and Trustees, as well as their duties, shall be defined in the Bylaws.


      B.  The names and addresses of the Officers and Trustees 
who are to manage the affairs of this Corporation until the first 
election under this Charter are as follows:
		
		President/     - 	_________________
		 Trustee                _________________
		                 	_________________
		
		Secretary/     - 	_________________
		Trustee			_________________
					________________
		
		Treasurer/     - 	_________________
		 Trustee                _________________
		                        _________________
		     

                         ARTICLE VI - Meetings

      A.  The Annual Meeting of this Corporation shall be held on 
a date to be determined as stated in the Bylaws.  Procedures for 
the Annual and other meetings shall be defined in the Bylaws.


                  ARTICLE VII - Charter Amendments

      A.  Amendments to this Charter must receive a three-quarters 
(3/4) vote of the Board Members and at a meeting called for that 
purpose on proper notice and with a copy of the proposed 
amendment having been mailed to the membership.  Charter 
amendments must be filed with the Florida Secretary of State 
before becoming effective.


                         ARTICLE VIII - Bylaws

      A.  The Bylaws (Covenants) of this Corporation shall 
further define the procedures for this Corporation.  The Board of 
Trustees shall adopt initial Bylaws by two-thirds (2/3) vote 
within ninety (90) days of the formation of this corporation. 
These Bylaws may be amended by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the 
Board of Trustees and at a meeting called for that purpose on 
proper notice and with a copy of the proposed amendment having 
been mailed to the Board membership.


                     ARTICLE IX - Tax-Exempt Status

      A.  This Corporation is organized exclusively for 
religious, charitable, and educational purposes, including, for 
such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that 
qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the 
Internal Revenue Code of 2004, or the corresponding section of 
any future tax code.

      B.  No part of the net earnings or assets of this 
Corporation shall inure to the benefit of, or be distributable 
to, its Officers, Trustees, Members, or other private persons, 
except that the Corporation shall be authorized and empowered to 
pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make 
payments and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set 
forth in this Charter.

      C.  No substantial part of the activities of this Corporation 
shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to 
influence legislation, and the Corporation shall not participate 
in, or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of 
statements), any political campaign on behalf of, or in opposition 
to, any candidate for public office.

      D.  Notwithstanding any other provision of these articles, 
this Corporation shall not carry on any other provision of these 
Articles, this Corporation shall not carry on any other activities 
not permitted to be carried on by a corporation exempt from 
Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal 
Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future Federal 
tax code, or by a corporation, contributions to which are 
deductible under section 170(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue 
Code, or the corresponding section of any future Federal tax 
code.


                      ARTICLE X - Dissolution

      A.  In the event of dissolution, the residual assets of 
the Corporation shall be distributed for one or more exempt 
purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal 
Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal 
tax code, or to the Federal, State, or local government for 
exclusive public purpose.

      B. Upon dissolution of this Corporation, all of its assets 
remaining after payment of all costs and expenses of such 
dissolution and of all outstanding obligations and debts, shall 
be distributed to a religious organization with similar 
principles which has qualified for exemption under Section 
501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section 
of any future Federal tax code, or failing that, to the Federal 
Government or a State or local government for a public purpose in 
Florida.

      IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned Incorporators have 
hereunto subscribed their hands and seals at ___________, _______ 
County, Florida, this __th day of _______, 2_____.


      _________________		____________________________
      

      _________________		____________________________
      

      _________________		____________________________
      

      
STATE OF FLORIDA
COUNTY OF _______

      On this day, personally appeared before me, the undersigned 
authority, _________________, _______________,  and _______________ 
known to me as individuals described in and who executed the foregoing 
Articles of Incorporation (Charter), and they acknowledge that 
they subscribed the said instrument for the uses and purposes 
therein set forth.

      WHEREFORE, it is requested that the same be filed in the 
Office of the Secretary of State at Tallahassee, Florida.






      ACKNOWLEDGEMENT:

      Having been named to accept service of process for the 
above stated corporation, at place designated in these Articles 
of Incorporation, I hereby accept to act in this capacity, and 
agree to comply with Sections 607.034 and 607.037 of the Florida 
Corporations Act relative to keeping open said office.



                         BY: ________________


      WITNESS my hand and the official seal at ___________, in 
said County and State, this __th day of _______, 2___.



                                        ______________
                                        Notary Public


STATE OF FLORIDA