The Heart of the
Elder: Good Elders and Their Influence offers everything you need to know about
to identify, meet, and work with Elders.
the characteristics of great Elders.
and maintaining meaningful relationships.
unique teaching styles.
and mysterious benefits of training with them.
stories of life-changing events.
them through Ceremonies.
ThreeFeathers and Joy Marie Wedmedyk share astounding real-life experiences,
magical blessings, and spiritual connections that prove the importance of
Elders in Paganism. They provide essential advice to students and Elders on
dedication, patience, accountability, being present for the experience, and
using personal failure as a stepping stone. Building upon decades of unique
personal experiences, they offer a practical guide to navigating respectful
relationships across spiritual traditions. They include insights from
interviews with more than thirty active Pagans/Neopagans, including noted
teachers, writers, and Elders.
other book deals with the particular challenges of identifying Elders, their
roles in our culture, and their impact on those they guide. The information
gathered by the authors offers an adventure that will support your own personal