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Joining God In The Journey

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017

Joining God In The Journey

“Without the presence of God in the conversation, no discipleship process will work.” John 5:19 English Standard Version (ESV) So Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of his own accord, but only what he sees the Father doing. For whatever the Father does, that the Son does likewise. This is not a new idea. But it may need a new application. Making disciples is a life long pursuit for me and for many of us who work in vocational ministry. I often...

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The Invitation Is In The Definition

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017

The Invitation Is In The Definition

The Invitation is in the Definition   When an influential church community experiences division among its leadership as to the direction and philosophy among their small groups, they frequently turn to Real Life Ministries for guidance. The senior and executive pastors at Real Life Ministries routinely attend seminars to assist churches with concerns like these. On one such occasion, our Real Life Ministries pastors began by asking the leadership of this particular church a couple of...

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What Does A Winning Church Look Like?

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017

What Does A Winning Church Look Like?

What Does A Winning Church Look Like? More than twenty years ago, a small group of Christians came together in their homes with one lofty goal in mind. They wanted to bring a disciple-making church to a little slice of northern Idaho. At the time, they could never have imagined how the Lord would work through them to grow Real Life Ministries to a congregation of 8,500 plus. Through the Word of God, the church founders understood that leadership and discipleship are developed from within the...

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How To Build A Church Culture Of Discipleship – Top Leaders Share Their Experience

Posted by on Feb 2, 2017

How To Build A Church Culture Of Discipleship – Top Leaders Share Their Experience

Share Tweet In the video below, leaders from disciple making churches take the stage at DiscipleShift 1 training in Post Falls, Idaho to answer questions about disciple making and church leadership. These leaders are drawing from their experience as church planters and leaders in churches that have successfully made the shift to a church model of Relational Discipleship – using Jesus’ method of discipleship. Some of the questions they address are: At what point should our...

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Discover The Christian Life You’ve Been Missing – New Workbook By Jim Putman (Download Free Sample)

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017

Discover The Christian Life You’ve Been Missing – New Workbook By Jim Putman  (Download Free Sample)

We are excited to share that the long awaited companion workbook to Jim Putman’s The Power Of Together will be coming out February 14th, 2017! The mark of a spiritually mature believer is engaging with others in meaningful relationships. In this easy-to-use, interactive workbook, you’ll discover the critical importance of “doing life” in close fellowship with other believers. This nine-week study shows you: What discipleship really means How love is a mark of Spiritual...

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