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On October 18, 2017 Mrs. Helen DeVos went home to be with the Lord. In 19 years, she only missed meeting every DVULI participant at the national conferences once or twice. Many alumni fondly remember meeting her... Read more
The following article is from Pete Scazzero's Emotionally Healthy Spirituality organization; re-used with permisson. Image courtesy of Steven Shorrock on Flickr. Great Leaders are Great Listeners The fruit of a mature... Read more
When Kim Kossie-McKee entered the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative (DVULI) in 2005, she had been a youth pastor for 15 years and was also serving as the Community Relations Director at a local Christian radio station... Read more
Jeremy Del Rio (New York City 2010), came to the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative (DVULI) during a time of transition. He had been working as a consultant helping various ministries with strategic planning, and program... Read more
Angela Reeves (Chicago 2002) was the Area Director of Young Life in Cabrini Green on the north side of Chicago, and the Children’s Church Director at her home church when she began the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative... Read more
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