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The Road Ahead Requires Peace

I’ve always been someone who spirals a bit when I’m worried. My pattern is to try and stave off my fear about the worst…

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Leading in a Crisis: God Does Make a Difference!

Across the world, leaders are facing unprecedented challenges. Whether you exercise your leadership in a small business or a large corporation, in a family or a church, in a school or a non-profit organization, the COVID-19 crisis has disrupted your leadership, not to mention your life. You may wonder: Does God make a difference in this crisis? Does God make a difference for me as I try to exercise wise leadership?

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Piecing it Together

The other night my daughter and I were putting together a LEGO set. LEGOs have become what I’ll affectionately call a “pandemic pastime” in…

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Leading in Uncharted Territory

In under a month, literally everything about what we assume about what a church DOES changed.  Sunday morning services? Small groups? Committee Meetings? Programs on our church campus?  All cancelled… Even our Easter Sunday Services for many. So, now what does ministry look like in this changing world?  How do we clarify what should never change and at the same time prepare to let go of many things that are dear to us? What does it mean to be adaptive leaders who are able to go into uncharted territory when everybody has been thrust into it at the same time?

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Flourishing in the Third Third of Life: A New Initiative of the De Pree Center

We will help people flourish in the third third by providing resources and experiences to help them live according to Christian wisdom. We will…

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Life for Leaders Daily Devotions: What? Why? How?

What is Life for Leaders? Life for Leaders is a daily devotional produced by the De Pree Center and emailed to over 7,500 subscribers…

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Opportunity In The Midst Of Change

As we start a new year, in both my life and work, change feels like a constant companion. At home, I have two small…

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“Making It Work” Podcast: Spiritual Practices for Everyday Work

One of the challenging aspects of being employed in the greater Los Angeles County region is the traffic. A 2019 article published by Forbes…

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An Atmosphere of Gratitude

As the year winds down, I’ve fallen almost innately and surprisingly into a state of deep reflection and rest. There are 50,000 things I…

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Why FWE?

A few weeks back, a dear friend and I were gathered around a table eating dinner when she asked me: “Karley, what is FWE?”…

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Out of the Box

In what world does an interactive media designer with a background in finance and venture capital become the Content and Communications Manager at a…

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The Purpose Path: An Interview of Nicholas Pearce

Mark Roberts: Hello, Nicholas. Thanks so much for allowing me to interview you about your new book, The Purpose Path: A Guide to Pursuing…

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Thanksgiving and Work

When you saw the title, “Thanksgiving and Work,” what was your first reaction? I expect some of you, seeing the title “Thanksgiving and Work,”…

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De Pree Center Promotions and New Additions

It’s been a busy and fruitful season at De Pree Center. Our work has necessitated two internal promotions and two new hires! Each of…

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Clarissa Joan Middleton Joins De Pree Center as Content and Communications Manager

I am thrilled to announce that Clarissa Joan Middleton is joining the De Pree Center team in role of Content and Communications Manager. In…

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