Announcement Coming Soon

We thank you for your patience, friends, as we prepare for our time together in 2013.Teams and committees have been meeting and continue to gather as we plan for the coming months. We look forward to inviting your participation in attending or volunteering for the festival and anticipate an announcement about 2013 festivities in the near future.In the meantime, if you're looking for ways to stay in touch during the year, please consider becoming part of a team that will blog and … [Read More...]

Stay Tuned for Wild Goose 2013

After two festivals, bringing people together across two coasts, Wild Goose is regrouping to cast the vision for 2013.Over the next couple months, both a national and regional steering team will be meeting and dates and locations of next year's festivals and meetings will be announced.We'll also be re-designing our website and restructuring its content to make it easier to find what you're looking for.In addition, we're recruiting contributors to post essays about a list of … [Read More...]

Ways to Help Wild Goose Throughout the Year

If you attended, volunteered, spoke or performed at Wild Goose East or Wild Goose West, we welcome you to get involved throughout the year.Here are a few ways to stay connected and contribute along the way:1. Join us on Facebook.2. Follow us on Twitter.3. Donate one tweet per week to the festival at JustCoz. (This service is automatic. It allows Wild Goose to post one update through your account, but never releases your password to us.)4. Contribute to our blog. Whether you … [Read More...]

More Wild Goose West Photos

Please enjoy these photos of Wild Goose West from Dana Woodruff: … [Read More...]

Wild Goose West Performances

Check out this Signature Series of Wild Goose performance photos by Bill Dahl. You can see more of Bill's work in his photo blog here. … [Read More...]

Wild Goose West Web Coverage

Articles, posts, photos and links from around the webThank you, Wild Goose West attendees, volunteers and partners for another meaningful and memorable event! Beginning today and in the coming weeks, this blog post will be updated with the latest articles, posts, photos and links from Wild Goose West.Whether you attended the first west coast festival and would like to re-live the memories or whether you're just curious what the festival is about, we hope the following items will paint a … [Read More...]

On the Ground with Wild Goose West -2

Please enjoy these candid photos snapped by Josh Hawkins at Wild Goose West: … [Read More...]

On the Ground with Wild Goose West

Please enjoy these on the ground snapshots from Andy Campbell at Wild Goose West: … [Read More...]

Corvallis Gazette Features Wild Goose West

Wild Goose West was featured in the Corvallis Gazette today. Click here to read the full article.Also, new pics from the festival are now posted here, courtesy of event photographer Bill Dahl.    … [Read More...]

Wild Goose West 2012 Photos

1,000 attenders, 200 volunteers, 50 speakers and two dozen-ish musicians are gathering at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Corvallis, Oregon today for the debut of Wild Goose West.Here are some photos from last night, which marked the beginning of the festival. These photos are courtesy of volunteer event photographer Bill Dahl. See all of Bills's photos at this Google+ album. … [Read More...]

Free Ebook Offer from Wild Goose West Partner, Chalice Press

Don't Just HAVE a Faith.... LIVE Your FaithHow do you live your faith?Chalice Press titles can help you transform your church, home, and spiritual life. These selected titles help you live your faith through your politics, your family, and your observation of Sabbath.Live Your Faith through Your PoliticsA New Evangelical Manifesto: A Kingdom Vision for the Common Good edited by David P. GusheeWritten by authors, theologians, and instructors affiliated with the The … [Read More...]

To Be Known

Wild Goose Partner, George Fox University, has a beautiful invitation to students we wanted to share with you:TO BE KNOWN.It’s the hope each student brings to the educational experience.To be known by name. To be valued, encouraged and uplifted.When students become known at George Fox Seminary, things change. Knowledge moves from the mind to the heart. Students find their calling. Faith turns into action.And that’s why we make a simple promise: each student will be known. … [Read More...]

Micah’s Challenge to Our Next President (Guest post by Jason Alfonse Fileta)

When I speak at churches and campuses around the country I’m often met with people eager to break out of the “American dream”, and give away their money to the cause of ending extreme poverty. Don’t get me wrong—I welcome their donations, and celebrate this response, but I long to see the day when folks are just as compelled to steward their voices for the sake of the poor, as they are their coin. Enter Micah’s Challenge to Our Next President…Our government makes decisions every day (ok, lets … [Read More...]