This is your invitation into a deeper participation in the restoration of the world, tikkun olam, while immersed in the high desert landscape of Ghost Ranch. During this time of deep cultural unraveling, find ways to reconnect to the natural world as a person of faith for a more soul-infused life.
Leave Your Computer and Church Building Behind
Who Should Attend
Anyone on the progressive threshold of ecology and spirituality connected in some way with the Christ Tradition
Pastors, priests, clergy, and denominational leaders.
Non-ordained leaders with Wild Churches
Illuman participants and men's spirituality workers
Embodying the Journey of the Wild Christ in Renewing the World
"The mission of Seminary of the Wild is to equip leaders in the Christ Tradition through nature-based experiences and supportive community to
Reclaim the Wild roots of the Christian story;
Clarify a sense of deeper purpose;
Embody an authentic identity as a unique gift to the world;
and to Cultivate a Sacred relationship with Earth."
An author, speaker, activist, and public theologian-- a former college English teacher and pastor, he is a passionate advocate for “a new kind of Christianity, ” just, generous, and working with people of all faiths for the common good
July Special Guests Brian McLaren & Michael Dowd
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A pastor and spiritual director inviting people deeper into their true identities and there discover a more intimate experience of God--launched Ojai Church
of the Wild to reconnect her congregation with
the holy embedded in all things.
A former pastor and bestselling eco-theologian and deep sustainability evangelist--his passion is sharing a sobering yet empowering Big Picture that offers practical tools for living and inspiration for
engaging in the prophetic work of pro-future action and inter-generational justice.
an American author, spiritual writer, and Franciscan friar based in Albuquerque, New Mexico--he has been called “one of the most popular spirituality authors and speakers in the world.” His mission is to produce compassionate and powerfully learned individuals who will work for positive change in the world based on awareness of our common union with God and all beings.
Geneen Marie Haugen
an author who is grateful to have lived among elk, moose, grizzlies, wolves, big rivers and thermal basins for decades; the wild Ones have been her abiding teachers--shenbelieves in the world-transforming potential of the human imagination in service of the anima mundi.