Our culture promotes the spirit of independence perhaps more than anywhere else in the world. From marketing slogans like ‘Just Do It,’ to an entire genre of television shows dedicated to the ‘do-it-yourselfer.’ We even have a national holiday that celebrates it! But in embracing the value of independence, we’re often left feeling that seeking help is a weakness. Join us as we explore the beauty and value of reaching out to others, and to a loving God.
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About the speaker…
Devin Kleffer has been an entreprenuer, a pastor, and a coach. He currently works as a Master Educator at Monte Vista Christian School, where he blends education with real world experiences for his students. Devin is a native of Santa Cruz, where he currently lives with his wife, Rachael, and his children Tyler and Ainsley. In his free time, Devin enjoys backpacking, submerging himself in the Star Wars universe, and writing biographies about himself in the third person.
Devin Kleffer has been involved in education for more than ten years, with experience in both private and public institutions, including special education. He earned his Master’s Degree from Western Theological Seminary, and his California Teaching Credential from San Jose State University.