Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of McMinnville Oregon (UUFM)

Andrea Joy Kendall — What Wicca adds to the world’s faiths tapestry

July 7, 2019

Wicca is a life-affirming, earth- and nature-oriented religion which sees all of life as sacred and interconnected, honors the natural world as the embodiment of divinity, immanent as well as transcendent, and experiences the divine as feminine and often as masculine, as well.

Speaker Bio

Andrea Joy Kendall is a Wiccan clergy member and National Interfaith Representative for the Covenant of the Goddess (CoG). She has followed the Wiccan path for over 40 years while also studying many other faiths. At 33 she started a Wiccan group that she co-led for over 20 years. During this time, she worked at a Fortune 500 company where she was lucky enough to interact with people from all over the world. As she grew professionally she also grew spiritually by acting as clergy for her local community. When she moved to Oregon about eight years ago she become active in the local Neo-Pagan scene and participated regularly in Interfaith work. She also has attended several Parliaments of the World’s Religions adding to her knowledge. She currently lives in Oregon with her wonderful husband where she uses what she learned in big business in her spiritual work.