Brian Phipps

Brian is the founder of Disciples Made, a 501c3 Ministry that equips leaders to embrace the intentional-disciple-making operating system, provides turn key intentional disciple-making environments, and offers on-going coaching to see disciple-making movements in 50 cities, Brian coined the “Outcome Focused, Habit Fueled, and Content Flavored” language of the intentional disciple-making environment which provides increased spiritual effectiveness in traditional small group systems. Brian’s vision is to catalyze 50 Disciple-Making Movements in 50 Cities by 2040.

Brian served for nine years as the Next Steps pastor at Westside Family Church in Kansas City, KS. Brian is also experienced as a church planter and senior pastor. Brian received his BA in religion from the University of South Carolina, and a Masters of Divinity and M.A. in Counseling from Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. Brian and Carol were married in 1994 and have three children, Hannah, Sam, and Caleb.


Healthy Rhythms

for Leaders


By Winfield Bevins

& Mark Dunwoody