C3 Leadership Retreat

Retreat Forward 2023

Join us at the majestic Alderbrook Resort & Spa in Union, Wash., for a getaway with Christian Business Leaders from around the Pacific Northwest!

This two-day event is open to all - your spouse, colleagues, and friends for this time of growth and encouragement. We will retreat so that we can move forward.

Registration is open now!

Rev. Russell Johnson

“Born and raised in Seattle, He has always felt that God has something special for him to do in the Northwest. He never imagined it would look like planting a church. Johnson spent the first part of his adult-life working in politics, but God had other plans. In the summer of 2014, he and his wife Marija stepped out in faith to start The Pursuit.


Robert Wallace

Bob Wallace is CEO of Wallace Properties, Inc., which he founded in 1977. He also heads up numerous corporate and partnership entities involved in commercial real estate investment, development, management and brokerage. He remains actively involved in the management of commercial properties for his own and others’ portfolios.

Bob Wallace

FR. Corwin Low, O.P.

Fr. Corwin Low, O.P. was born in the greater Seattle area to a loving Christian family. His first job was with a start-up software firm headed by Paul Allen. From there he started his own consulting firm, specializing in computer network security. He was attracted by the beauty of the Catholic Church. Having successfully sold his company, he joined the Dominicans taking the evangelical counsels (vows). He was ordained in 2014. After eight years of parochial work, in 2022 Fr. Corwin’s superiors offered him the opportunity to return to business, not as a businessman per se, but to evangelize to the community, particularly in the area Big Tech.

Low Head shot

Deborah Enos, CN

Deborah Enos, Certified Nutritionist, also known as “The One-Minute Wellness Coach” is one of the most popular wellness coaches on the West Coast. Deborah is the author of the popular book Weight a Minute! Transform Your Health in 60 Seconds a Day. Her unique and easy-to-read book supplies busy people with quick, accurate and accessible tips that offer lasting health benefits to our overly scheduled lives.


Dr. Chap Clark

A well-respected researcher and scholar, Chap has given his life to the well-being of young people as he equips organizations and individuals to have a greater understanding of millennials and Gen Z. Chap has served as professor of Practical Theology and Youth, Family, and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. Additionally, he served as Vice Provost at Fuller, Senior Pastor at St. Andrew’s, and currently President of two nonprofit organizations. He is also the author/co-author of 25 books, including the award-winning Hurt 2.0: Inside the World of Today’s TeenagersSticky FaithDeep Justice in a Broken World, and Adoptive Church. 


Kevin Singleton

Kevin Singleton is a nonprofit youth development expert and mentor, a cross cultural musician, and a Grammy Award winning songwriter. Kevin continues to add to his songwriting repertoire, where his songs have been sung by faith-based organizations globally. In 2009 Kevin founded Elevate New York. Kevin is also developing a music and mentoring online subscription program, along with other tools and resources he has developed and brings to his TSG clients.

Kevin Singleton


10 a.m.  Opening Session - Rev. Russell Johnson, Pursuit NW

11:30 a.m.  Brunch... because nothing say "retreat" like brunch

12:50 p.m.  Working Intergenerational - Dr. Chap Clark, Institute for Min. Leadership

2 p.m. Cultural Pivot: The Young Need Us and We Need Them - Dr. Chap Clark

3 p.m. Enjoy the property ...spa, hike, beach... and/or enjoy the people

5 p.m.  Social Hour

6:15 p.m.  Surf-and-Turf Dinner... because nothing says "resort" like surf and turf.

7 p.m.  Late Night with C3 Leaders - Guests include Bob Wallace of Wallace Properties

8 p.m.  Evening with Grammy winner Kevin Singleton

8:45 p.m.  Fireside



7:45 a.m.  Devotion - Mason Rutledge, C3 Leaders

9:20 a.m.  Morning Reflection - Deborah Enos, "Why Did I get Cancer?" podcast

10:20 a.m.  Brunch... if you can have brunch twice in one weekend, you should

11:40 a.m.  Closing Session - Fr. Corwin Low, Dominican Friar and tech author

1 p.m.  Retreat closes


Alderbrook Resort and Spa is the perfect getaway. It is Western Washington's premier boutique hotel, sitting on Hood Canal with unique views of the Olympic Mountain's southern flank. Alderbrook sits outside Union, surrounded by trails and filled with five-star service. See you there!