All Webinars

Explore below to view our all upcoming and previous webinars, which are hosted on Zoom and then posted on our YouTube channel.

Webinar: Aging in Spirit: A Woman’s Journey to God

Webinar with Karen Kaigler-Walker, PhD, hosted by Mark Roberts.

This webinar features a conversation with Karen Kaigler-Walker, PhD, author of Aging in Spirit: A Woman’s Journey to God. Karen focuses on the particular needs and life experiences of women who seek to grow in Christ throughout their entire lives.

Webinar: Mentoring with Distinction

Webinar with Dr. Natasha Sistrunk Robinson, hosted by Meryl Herr.

On December 4, Dr. Natasha Sistrunk Robinson, author of Mentor for Life: Finding Purpose Through Intentional Discipleship, will join us for a FREE webinar called “Mentoring with Distinction.” She will help us understand how our distinctiveness, or uniqueness, matters in mentoring relationships.

Mentoring Skills Workshop

Workshop by Meryl Herr
Price: $30

Our Mentoring Skills Workshop is for new and experienced mentors alike. If you’d like to grow in your understanding of mentoring and develop key mentoring skills, this two-hour, fully online workshop is for you.

Webinar: Finding Unexpected Meaning in Retirement

Webinar with Dr. Kore Liow, hosted by Mark Roberts.

In his third third work, Mark Roberts is always looking for compelling examples of people who are flourishing in creative ways after they retire, living fully as they make a difference in the world.

Webinar: Why Mentoring Children Matters

Webinar with Dr. Karen Pearson, President of Kids Hope USA, hosted by Mark Roberts.

Why should we care about mentoring children? When adults mentor children, everybody wins. Children do better in school, in relationships, and in all of life.

Alongside Q & A with Steve Sawyer

On June 1st, 2023, participants of the De Pree Center’s Alongside mentoring cohort were able to participate in a Q&A with special guest Steve Sawyer, hosted by Meryl Herr.

Webinar – Third Third and the Church: Expansive Vision and Practical Tools

Webinar with Dr. Amy Hanson, hosted by Dr. Mark Roberts

The Bible promises that those who are righteous will flourish. “They will bear fruit even when old and gray; they will remain lush and fresh” (Psalm 92:14, CEB). People in the third third of life have the potential to live fully, fruitfully, and faithfully.

Identity, Investing, and Race: A Conversation with Dr. Chris Brooks

Watch Dr. Chris Brooks’ conversation with the De Pree Center’s Executive Director Michaela O’Donnell.

Webinar: Leadership and the Challenges Facing our Neighbors Today and Tomorrow

Webinar with Dr. Tom Sine, hosted by Tod Bolsinger

In order to build adaptive capacity for the long haul of change, church leaders must be able to identify ongoing pain points in their community. But in an ever changing world, is it possible to identify pain points of the future?

Webinar: Creating Wellness in the Third Third of Life

Webinar with Hilda Davis, hosted by Mark Roberts.

Wellness isn’t just about not being sick. And it’s not only about physical health. Rather, wellness is flourishing in every part of life. It’s about living well mentally, spiritually, physically, emotionally, and relationally.

Webinar: They Will Know Us by Our Love

Webinar with Jasmine Bellamy, hosted by Michaela O’Donnell.

What does it look like to lead with love in the marketplace? How might love guide us toward reimagined workplaces and industries?

Webinar: Pastors, do you have what it takes to keep going in ministry?

Webinar with Kathy Young and Wayne Park, hosted by Terry Timm

Explore the question, “Pastor, do you have what it takes to keep going in ministry?” Made possible by a joint venture between the De Pree Center and Made to Flourish.

Webinar: Helpful Nostalgia

Webinar with Tod Bolsinger, hosted by Mark Roberts

What if nostalgia could be leveraged to bring strength, unity, and change to your local church?

Make Work Matter Book Club

Book Club with Michaela O’Donnell

Through three sessions, we’ll talk through what it means to be people of meaning in this changing world of work.

Webinar: Pursuing Meaningful Work in a Changing World

Webinar with Dr. Michaela O’Donnell, hosted by Magdoleen Meleka.

Whether or not our work is related to a title or paycheck, the work that we commit ourselves to takes time and energy.

Webinar: Beyond Diversity Training:
How can I live out Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace?

Webinar with Nicole Dickens and Jasmine Bellamy, hosted by Wayne Park.

Is there a way to get beyond “diversity training” that isn’t merely driven by liability or political correctness, but instead seeks to get at the heart of the matter?

Webinar: Aging Faithfully with Alice Fryling

Webinar with Alice Fryling, hosted by Mark Roberts.

Mark Roberts will be interviewing Alice about her brand-new book, Aging Faithfully: The Holy Invitation of Growing Older.

Webinar: Women at Work, Transition and Transformation

Webinar with Nicole Dickens, Rebecca Johnson, Kathy Young, and Michaela O’Donnell

Join four of our Road Ahead Guides as we unpack what we’re noticing and discuss what we’re hopeful for in this extraordinary season of transition and transformation.

Life for Leaders Live
with Uli Chi

Webinar with Uli Chi, hosted by Mark Roberts and Michaela O’Donnell

During this time, a small group of people had the opportunity to get to know Uli better, ask questions, engage with one another, and discuss the themes found in Uli’s latest devotional guide: Leadership Prayers for Troubled Times.

Webinar: Retirement Reformation:
Abundant Fruitfulness in the Third Third of Life

Webinar with Bruce Bruinsma, hosted by Mark Roberts

Retirement is generally seen as a time of relaxation and self-focus. Making a difference that matters is a thing of the past, or so we are told. Not so, says Bruce Bruinsma, author of the trailblazing book, The Retirement Reformation.

Webinar: Building and Rebuilding Joy
in the Third Third of Life

Webinar with Jim Wilder, hosted by Mark Roberts

We’re all in the building-rebuilding process when it comes to joy in the third third of life.

Webinar: Purposeful Retirement:
Live Well as You Make a Difference that Matters

Webinar with Marc Belton, hosted by Mark Roberts

Do you want retirement to be filled with purpose?

Webinar: Intergenerational Collaboration:
A Key to Third Third Flourishing and Transformed Communities

Webinar with Eunice Lin Nichols, Raymond Jetson, and Sherreta Harrison, hosted by Mark Roberts.

The De Pree Center is excited to host a webinar with three people who are doing innovative work bringing generations together.

Webinar: Finding Joy at Work

Webinar with Angela Williams Gorrell, hosted by Michaela O’Donnell Long

Research tells us that seasons of challenge often holds extraordinary opportunity for joy.

Webinar: Living on the Encore Curve

Webinar with Andy Raub, hosted by Mark Roberts

People in the third third of life aren’t stuck in the Decline Phase. Rather, they can live with purpose, productivity, and joy on the Encore Curve.

Webinar: Resilience, Race, and Resistance

Webinar with our partner Missio Alliance, hosted by Tod Bolsinger

Our country has awakened to the need for racial justice, but the work has just begun.

Webinar: A View from the Mountaintop: Leadership in the Ultimate Liminal Space

Webinar with Jim Toole, hosted by Tod Bolsinger

This webinar discusses leadership lessons that come from reaching the moment where your people must go into the future without you.

Webinar: Reconnecting Work and Worship

Webinar with Matthew Kaemingk, hosted by Mark Roberts

When work and worship come together, we experience deeper integration and meaning.

Webinar: Inner Life of a Leader

Webinar with Tracy Matthews, Lisa Slayton, Inés Velásquez-McBryde, and Michaela O’Donnell Long

This webinar will be a year-end conversation and a guided spiritual practice meant to help you attune to all that God is doing in and around you.

Webinar: From Surviving to Thriving

Webinar by Tod Bolsinger

This webinar discusses the insights from Tod’s new book, Tempered Resilience: How Leaders are Formed in the Crucible of Change.

Webinar: Uncommon Retirement

Webinar with Jeff Haanen, hosted by Mark Roberts

This webinar offered a new vision of what we call “retirement.” Based on Scripture, this vision will help folks to flourish in the third third of life.

Webinar: The Power of Purpose in a Pandemic

Webinar with Richard and Leona Bergstrom, hosted by Mark Roberts

This webinar focuses on how those in the third third of life can discover a new sense of purpose that will focus and empower us in the midst of the pandemic.

Webinar: Innovation for Vocation

Webinar by Scott Cormode, hosted by Michaela O’Donnell Long

This webinar described how Scott’s research on innovation can help us reinvent the Christian practice of vocation.

Webinar: The Innovative Church

Webinar by Scott Cormode, hosted by Tod Bolsinger

This webinar describes a process for innovation that any congregation can adapt to their own context and setting.

Webinar: Resilience in a (Permanent) Crisis: Practices for Christian Leaders

Webinar by Tod Bolsinger and Mark Roberts

This webinar will help enable us to be resilient leaders in a time of great challenges and opportunities.

Webinar: Flourishing in the Third Third of Life

Webinar by Mark Roberts

This webinar explores how to serve the “third thirders” in your ministries as well as think in new ways about your own future.

Webinar: Designing Your Work Life

Webinar by Dave Evans

Based on his new book, Designing Your Work Life, New York Times bestselling author, Dave Evans talks about our life and work design in light of the pandemic.

Webinar: Christian Innovation in Uncharted Territory

Webinar by Tod Bolsinger and Michaela O’Donnell Long

Hear about our collective need to learn the skills for courageous and wise innovation in a season of massive disruption.