We extend a special WSF welcome to all of the women who are new to our newsletter. And we invite you to contribute your voice to one of the most important conversations on the planet right now -- the one about women's spiritual leadership.
What does authentic learning look like- inside and outside of the classroom? In this short vignette, Laura Paskell-Brown, a PhD Candidate in Psychology in New York City and Young Leader of the Women of Spirit and Faith network, takes her quest for authentic learning on the road, to explore the edges of what is means to be a scholar and bring learning to Life. Video Link: http://youtu.be/ACr-aRch-Nk Follow Laura's blog: The Divine Feminine: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/thedivinefeminine/
Gael Sylvia interviews Kathe Schaaf and Kay Lindahl about the upcoming Alchemy— Occupy Your Sacred Self conference, an experience of women connecting to their deepest spiritual root, excavating through the layers of fear and numbness that stand between them and their sacred selves. This gathering will not have keynote speakers or panels of experts at the front of the room; it will be a circular experience celebrating and harvesting the wisdom and leadership of every woman present. Links: http://sylviaglobal.com/archives/7897 http://youtu.be/-Wrq3KlM5Og
Women who cannot travel to the Alchemy gathering in November have asked how they can be involved. No matter where you are, you can join the energy of Alchemy by lighting a candle and anchoring a local circle of women during the window of time when women will gather in San Francisco. This will help to strengthen the container for Alchemy and connect your local community of women with the growing planetary power of women’s spiritual leadership. Women have already committed to creating Circle of Light in Australia, Switzerland, Canada and several states across the U.S. If you would like to join this global community of light, contact our Circles of Light coordinator Mohini Moore - email@example.com - to let her know where you located. Mohini will [...]