Flourishing in the Third Third of Life Course
This six-session course will help participants understand how to flourish in the third third of life. Anchored in Scripture and enriched by science and other disciplines, this course will equip individuals to live faithfully and fruitfully and experience abundant and purposeful life in this season. Designed for groups and classes, but suitable for individual use as well, each session consists of a video lecture, questions for small group discussion, and resources for individual study and devotions.
Session 1 | Flourishing
Session 2 | Relationships
Session 3 | Health
Session 4 | Remembering & Gratitude
Session 5 | Purpose & Calling
Session 6 | New Narratives
The lectures in this course are given by Dr. Mark D. Roberts, Senior Strategist at the De Pree Center.
To facilitate the course for a group or to take it by yourself, you will need a Leader's Kit. The Leader’s Kit includes access to the videos, a leader’s guide, and materials to help you promote the course. All materials are digital.
For groups of 3 or more
Purchase the Group License if planning to facilitate the course with a group of 3 or more individuals. You will have access to the Leader’s Kit for the lifetime of the course and will not need to purchase it again.
For yourself + 1 other
Purchase the Individual License if taking the course by yourself or with one friend or relative. You and the one other individual will have access to the Leader’s Kit for the lifetime of the course.
The Participant’s Workbook includes lecture outlines, small group questions, and personal study questions. Each participant should have their own copy of the workbook. It is available in both print and digital formats.
The print version of the workbook will soon be available for purchase via Amazon.com.
*All sales on the Amazon store are final. Once customers make a purchase, they will not be able to return the item for a replacement or refund.
The digital workbook is available as a downloadable PDF purchased through Fuller's online store.
*If you purchase the Individual License for the Leader's Kit, you may share the digital workbook with up to one person taking the class with you. If you purchase the Group License, each participant must have or purchase their own copy of the digital workbook.
Additional resources are available online. These include a downloadable PDF containing Lecture Summaries and Resources as well as a devotional guide. The devotional guide will help participants to continue to reflect prayerfully on session themes.
More information can be found on the inside of the Participant's Workbook
Includes access to the videos, a leader’s guide, and materials to help you promote the course.
All materials are digital.
Group License: $125
Purchase the Group License if planning to facilitate the course with a group of 3 or more.
Individual License: $62.5
Purchase the Individual License if taking the course by yourself or with one friend or relative.
Please fill out the form to request a coupon code and follow the instructions in the email.
Includes lecture outlines, small group questions, and personal study questions.
Print Version: $16.99
All sales on the Amazon store are final. Once customers make a purchase, they will not be able to return the item for a replacement or refund.
Digital Version: $10.99
If you purchased the Leader's Kit Individual License, you may share the digital workbook with one other person. If you purchased the Group License, each participant must purchase their own copy of the digital workbook.
Bulk Discounts on Digital Workbooks
For information on purchasing digital workbooks in quantities of 20 or more, please fill out the form to request a coupon code and follow the instructions in the email.
What People Are Saying About This Course
"It is the most rewarding class you can take. One of the reasons it is so rewarding is because it causes you to look at your life in a more positive way and gives you purpose for your life. - BH (woman in her 60s)
“The Flourishing in the Third Third course focuses on purposeful living as we age and offers practical ways to think about and plan for our participation in this stage of life. The Flourishing class led me to see new ways I can be part of God’s plan now. It helped me think more deeply about my choices in this stage of life.” N.S. (woman in her 70s)
“The Third Third Course is unique, with its strong foundation of Scripture coupled with extensive research and supporting data. This allows for the practical application of the principles learned to our third third lives.” J.S. (man in his 60s)
Third Third Flourishing Cohorts
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Calling in the Third Third of Life
A Devotional and Small Group Guide by Mark Roberts
This ten-part devotional and small group guide, centered on Genesis 12:1-5, encourages us to guide our lives by the callings we have from God, especially for those in or entering the third third of life.
Third Third Initiative
Resources by Mark Roberts (principal creator) and others
Helping people flourish who are in or entering the “third third” of life.
Faith Work Foundations
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