Discipleship happens in relationship – Jim Putman
In this podcast from Exponential East 2016, Senior Pastor Brandon Bowers of Awaken Church (Charleston, SC) joins Real Life Ministries Senior Pastor Jim Putman (author of Church is a Team Sport, Real Life Discipleship and co-author of Discipleshift) and Luke Yetter of the Relational Discipleship Network to discuss “Creating Intentional Environments For Disciple Making.” The best way to disciple anyone is through relationship; Jim and Brandon share how they live this out in their churches.
Don’t miss Exponential East 2017, where there will be multiple workshop tracks on discipleship.
- Creating the environment that funnels everyone to relationships
- Discipling through small group relationships
Jim Putman is the co-founder and senior pastor of Real Life Ministries in Post Falls, Idaho. Real Life was launched with a commitment to discipleship and the model of discipleship Jesus practiced, which is called, “Relational Discipleship.”
Brandon Bowers is the Lead Pastor of Awaken Church in Charleston, SC and is passionate about seeing people far from God awakened to life in Christ. Awaken has grown into a community where authentic relationships are valued and cultivated as people follow after Jesus and bring others they know along on the journey with them.
Luke Yetter is the Executive Team Leader of the Church Training and Development Team at Real Life Ministries and is the Executive Director of the Relational Discipleship Network. He oversees the RLM Church Planters, and provides training on local, regional, national and international levels.