Tag: threshold

The Purpose of Going Out is Coming Back

I recently returned from three rich days facilitating a wilderness ceremony/rite-of-passage for a young man. But as we say, the purpose of going out is to come backā€”to return more aligned to community with one’s unique gifts and love as medicine for your people.

KEEP WALKING, VISIBLE ONE

We say that the purpose of going out is to come back. We cross the threshold and go on the sacred mountain or desert, not to escape, but to claim who we really are, to embody our wholeness, and to bring back the medicine that the world needs.

Solo Wilderness Rite-of-Passage

He crossed the threshold and returned with story and an alignment with his truths.

Why Wilderness Rite-of-Passage?

Last week, I (Ryan) continued to put Katie on the spot and asked, “If you had to summarize in a few words why wilderness rite-of-passage is important right now, what would you say?”