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Purpose is Key to Third Third Flourishing

We often think of finding a purpose in life as something young adults need to do. It’s crucial for folks in their late teens…

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Do You Want to Live to 100?
A Review of Growing Young by Marta Zaraska

Do You Want to Live to 100? A Review of Growing Young by Marta Zaraska by Mark D. Roberts, Ph.D. Science journalist and author…

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Hope in the New Year: Implications for Third Third Living

I read a fascinating and surprising article recently: “Hope for the Next Year and Beyond.” It appeared on the Psychology Today blog and was…

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The Road Ahead for Third Third: Why I’m Excited About It

I’d like to share with you my recent experience leading a Road Ahead group for folks in the third third of life. I want…

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How Christmas Memories Can Enrich Your Life

Christmastime is filled with memories. At least it is for those of us in the third third of life, perhaps because we have lived…

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Relationships are Essential for Third Third Flourishing

Relationships Are Essential for Third Third Flourishing by Mark D. Roberts As part of the De Pree Center’s Third Third Initiative, I recently hosted…

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Gaining Margin to Give Back: An Interview with Stephanie Smith

When I interviewed Stephanie Smith – an African American woman in her late 40’s – about her hopes for the coming years in life,…

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Webinar: Uncommon Retirement

Watch the Webinar Now This webinar was sponsored by Fuller’s De Pree Center and was recorded on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 10:00AM (PT)…

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A Third Look at What Matters: Gospel, Society, and Ministry

“Avocation excites your mind. Avocation releases your brain and your soul…it brings in an entire fresh perspective into the deeper shades of grace and…

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Webinar: The Power of Purpose in a Pandemic

Watch the Webinar Now: This webinar was presented by Fuller’s De Pree Center and recorded on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 10:00AM (PT) via…

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Story, Calling, and Church: A Review of Aging by Will Willimon

Story, Calling, and Church: A Review of Aging by Will Willimon Part 1: Story In the past two years I’ve read at least a…

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Finding Courage as an Artist: An Interview with Roxanne Fulkerson

“I wanted to be a visual artist my whole life, but it took me so long to have the courage to do what I…

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Re-Ignite and Your Third Calling

Today I had a most interesting and encouraging meeting (by Zoom, of course) with Richard Bergstrom. I had known of Richard for about a…

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Entrepreneurship in the Third Third of Life – More Than You Might Imagine

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is arguably the world’s leading research organization when it comes to entrepreneurship. Their methods and data are trustworthy and…

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Calling in the Third Third of Life: A Teaser

Calling in the Third Third of Life: A Devotional and Small Group Guide Based on the Life of Abraham by Mark D. Roberts Note:…

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