PRogRAmS & OFFeRINgS
from SemINARy oF The wIld
Seminary of the Wild introduces 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 these areas: 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.
WILD CHRIST, WILD EARTH, WILD SELF
ONLINE Weekend Immersions:
June 24-26 or August 19-21
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.
THE WILD DREAM STREAM
ONLINE: November 15-19 | 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.
Oct 2021- Oct 2022 (for pastors)
June 2022 - June 2023 (for anyone)
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 = $320
ONLINE Weekend Immersion: 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.
ONLINE: 5 weeks beginning Nov 2nd
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.
WOMB-TOMB VISION FAST
Coming Spring & Fall 2022
Precise Dates - TBD
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.
MYSTERIES OF THE KIN-DOM
ONLINE: 08/13, 08/20, 08/27 | 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.
Summer Solstice: June 21
Fall Equinox: September 22
Winter Solstice: December 21st
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.