October 9 – 13, 2015with Eliot Cowan
October 15 – 20, 2015with Eliot Cowan
Blue Deer Center News
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Thank you for considering sharing your passion for Plant Spirit Medicine with others in your community. We hope this guide will help give you a rich soil foundation from which your group will grow. As you begin, consider the many ways in which this book has affected you. What is your story? Telling your story to the group that gathers will prepare the ground for a fruitful unfolding.
SOME MOUNTAINS ARE MORE THAN JUST MOUNTAINS. Not all caves, springs, groves and deserts are just caves, springs, groves or deserts. Some are god beings of vast capacity, masquerading as features of the landscape. These god beings offer help to human beings.
WHAT KIND OF HELP? Some of life’s challenges yield to our effort, but some require something beyond what self-effort alone can muster. For this reason people throughout the world have long made pilgrimage to the sacred places…
"The Blue Deer is doing work that so many people care for. Work that is urgent. That is important. That brings joy to our lives! We’re not trying to save the world from the hunger of the belly, but we are addressing another type of silent suffering...
"No one is confronting the appalling and dangerous poverty of Spirit." You and I know what that is. We’ve felt it. We see it around our communities. Our friends have it. Our families are suffering from it. Our neighbors. It’s huge!"