PRogRAmS & OFFeRINgS
from SemINARy oF The wIld
Seminary of the Wild is introducing new introductory and advanced programs for deepening your journey of ecological awakening and the cultivation of a new kind of leadership in 2021 and 2022. Explore our calendar of offerings below:
Experience rewilding opportunities in the areas of stepping sacredly across seasonal thresholds, living sacramentally in reciprocity with Earth, diving into deep imaginal realms and the dream stream, and rewilding spirituality and leadership.
March 19; June 21; Sept 22; Dec 21 | 2021
Entering the Rhythms of Holy Earth
Join Seminary of the Wild guides for a free webinar every Solstice and Equinox. Begin each season with an immersive practice, a ceremony, and ideas for preparing your heart, focus, and spirit to tune into the upcoming season. Two hour webinar includes conversation, ritual and a “wild seeding kit” of practices you can bring to your land and into your home and life.
Weekend Intensive: 07/30 - 07/31 | 2021
Living in Ceremony With Holy Earth
During this 2-day online intensive, you will explore practices for cultivating wholeness and nature-connection through deep imagery, solo wanders on the land, adapted “Council of All Beings”, Council of Past and Future Ancestors, and self-designed ceremony and ritual. You will learn to establish rhythms of sacred reciprocity in your life, with a follow up Council for mentoring.
April 22; May 1; October 6-9 | 2021
How Nature Invites Us into the Sacred
Listen for the alluring call of the sacred wild beckoning you to participate more fully in the holy conversation between all things. Following the themes of the new book by Seminary of the Wild and Wild Church Network co-founder, Victoria Loorz, this daylong program will draw on the wilderness wanderings of spiritual leaders and offer spiritual practices to restore relationship with the sanctuary of the natural world.
WILD CHRIST, WILD EARTH, WILD SELF
Online Intensive: 4/15 - 4/17 | 2021
An Introduction to Seminary of the Wild
The Wild Christ, Wild Earth, Wild Self Weekend Intensive is an experiential, nature-based, immersive, introductory program, designed to help you reclaim a sense of sacred relationship with Earth, to remember your own wild authenticity, and rewild your spiritual life through eco -spiritual practices designed to help you embody your unique gift in the world.
MYSTERIES OF THE KIN-DOM
Fridays: 08/13, 08/20, 08/27 & 09/10 | 2021
Exploring the Visionary Realm of the Deep Imagination
You will learn a soul-centric approach to dreamwork and deep imagery, how to amplify your dreams and images, deepening the experience through several embodiment practices, create your own personal practices for ongoing work with sacred imagery, and explore a non-western framework for understanding Scriptures and myth.
FACING OUR SHADOW
June 18-19; 23, 30; July 7-9 | 2021
Reclaiming the Psyche's Buried Treasure
During this online offering, we will explore the dimension of Shadow we all carry deep within us in the hope of reclaiming aspects of our wholeness, for the Shadow contains long rejected yet profoundly crucial dimensions of our divine identity. Join us for this time as we gather in groups, spend time wandering in nature, and engage in creative ways that will help us explore and integrate our shadow selves.
Begins May 6th | 2021
This Eco-Ministry Certificate program offers nature-based tools, practices, teachings, experiences, and support for your inner transformation. You will journey with a band of wild pilgrims and guides as you move toward your wild calling during this period of turbulence leading us into profound transformation that Joanna Macy calls "The Great Turning.”
Deposit = 10%
THE WILD DREAM STREAM
10/29-30; 11/5-6; 11/12-13 | 2021
Exploring Soul-centric Dreamwork
You will move from interpreting dreams to allowing the dream and its strange characters to alter your perspec-tive; The purpose of dreams, to initiate you into a wisdom beyond the ego. We will encounter characters of our wildness, our wholeness, our outcasts, our protector parts, deep mystery, and, if we are lucky, some shadowy figures.
WOMB-TOMB VISION FAST
June 18-19; 23, 30; July 7-9 | 2021
Advanced Program | By Application Only
There comes a moment in one’s life when it’s time to enact a wilderness rite. From times immemorial, men and women have gone to the wilderness seeking wisdom beyond the village. Seminary of the Wild’s The womb-tomb fast is not a culturally appropriated ceremony; rather, it’s is designed specifically for contemporary individuals who are deep on the path of personal re-wilding.