Intentional Leadership

Two Things A Disciple Of Jesus Cannot Be Without

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016

Two Things A Disciple Of Jesus Cannot Be Without

With the incredible advances in technology over the last few years,  we now have a myriad of ways for people to stay connected. Phone call, text message, email, facebook message – it seems that we know more about the details of each others lives than we ever have before. We share what we had for lunch and what we are reading, we share our opinions and thoughts about movies, candidates and elections. Surprisingly, although we are technically more ‘connected’ with each other...

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Are You Looking For A New Staff Member For Your Church? This Is Where You Should Start.

Posted by on Nov 9, 2016

Are You Looking For A New Staff Member For Your Church? This Is Where You Should  Start.

One of the questions the leaders at Real Life Ministries get asked often is “Where do you find your staff?”. The answer is that most of them are raised up from volunteers within our congregation. This is generally not the reply they expect! People assume that with a 90 person staff serving a congregation with  5-6 thousand people in weekend attendance, we must have a nationwide recruiting plan to find the skills and abilities we are looking for. But that couldn’t be farther...

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‘From Pool Hustler to Pastor’ – Luke Yetter Talks About The Way Relational Discipleship Has Impacted His Life

Posted by on Oct 28, 2016

‘From Pool Hustler to Pastor’ – Luke Yetter Talks About The Way Relational Discipleship Has Impacted His Life

From Pool Hustler to Pastor How Relational Discipleship Impacted My Life Luke Yetter, Executive Pastor at Real Life Ministries and Director of the Relational Discipleship Network, has an amazing testimony of how his life and his legacy were impacted by Jesus’ model of Relational Discipleship – Watch the short video below as Luke walks you through his first experience with church as a complete outsider, and see how you or your church might answer the two questions Luke asked of the...

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5 Key Ideas That Will Help You Do Your Part To Successfully Achieve The Dreams God Has Placed In You

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016

5 Key Ideas That Will Help You Do Your Part To Successfully Achieve The Dreams God Has Placed In You

5 Keys To Successfully Managing Your God-Given Dreams The following excerpt was taken from a blog post written by Aaron Couch, the lead coach of Real Life Ministries in Moscow, Idaho – which is one of the RDN’s Mentor Coaching Churches. You can read the full post here –  Aaron’s blog. I often hear from leaders that if someone else did “X” (whatever “X” is), then I would be able to do my stuff. I want to scream at people who make this statement. Not out of anger, but...

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Top Discipleship Questions Leaders Ask –

Posted by on Aug 4, 2016

Top Discipleship Questions Leaders Ask –

Every month at  DiscipleShift 1 Training we have a question and answer session with a panel of leaders of Disciple Making Churches. This session is filled with  many common questions regarding discipleship, small groups and staff and leader alignment, just to name a few. In the following video – Jim Putman, Senior Pastor at Real Life Ministries, Luke Yetter, Executive Pastor at Real Life Ministries and Executive Director of the RDN, and Aaron Couch, Lead Coach at Real Life Ministries...

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