rdn board members
Luke Yetter is the Director and Co-Founder of the Relational Discipleship Network (RDN) and co-author of Leading the Discipleshift. He was on staff at Real Life Ministries in Post Falls Idaho from 2006 – 2017 where he was an Executive Pastor overseeing Church Planting, Missions and the national Discipleshift1 training.
Luke attended both North Idaho College and Eastern Washington University where he majored in Business Finance. He was the founder and CEO of a national corporation, Critical Power. Luke sold the company after 11 years to go into full-time ministry. He and his wife Casey have 3 children. They love spending time together as a family in the great outdoors fishing and camping.
Real Life Ministries
Post Falls, ID
Jim is the co-planter and Senior Pastor of Real Life Ministries in Post Falls, Idaho. Prior to his role as senior pastor, he served as a youth minister in two small churches. In college, Jim won three All American titles in wrestling and went on to become a successful wrestling coach. Jim holds degrees from Boise State University and Boise Bible College. His voice reaches hundreds of thousands across the nation through speaking conferences, the web, radio, and weekend services. He is the author of two books; Church is a Team Sport and Real Life Discipleship. Jim’s passion is discipleship through small groups. With his background in sports and coaching, he believes in the value of strong coaching as a means to disciple others. He lives with his wife and three sons in scenic northern Idaho.
Real Life Ministries TEXAS
Brandon Guindon was formerly the Executive Pastor at Real Life Ministries in Post Falls, ID. After Real Life Ministries, Brandon went to be with The MET in Houston to help with relational discipleship. He and his family are now feeling called to plant Real Life Ministries Texas.
Brandon holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Linfield College and a Master of Arts Church Leadership and New Testament Theology from Hope International University. He was ordained at Real Life Ministries in Post Falls, ID. He is a published author and a member of the Board of Directors for the Relational Discipleship Network.
The Guindons (Brandon and Amber, Emma, Olivia, Grady, and Garrett) moved to Houston in 2012 from their home state of Idaho.
Harpeth Christian Church
Bobby Harrington is the founding and lead pastor of Harpeth Christian Church, just beside the Harpeth River, south of Nashville, Tennessee. Bobby holds many theological degrees, including the doctor of ministry degree from Southern Baptist Theological seminary. Bobby is one of the founders of the new Relational Discipleship Network. Bobby served as the director of Research, Development, and Missional Leadership for Stadia, a national church planting organization. He was Stadia’s lead trainer of church planters, where he trained hundreds of church planters from 2003 through 2011 and helped pioneer their national church planting network system. He was also the president of Church Coaching Solutions from 2005 through 2010. He is the author of Together: Network and Church Planting (with Marcus Bigelow). He is is the co-founder (with Todd Wilson) of discipleship.org and one of the founders of the Relational Discipleship Network (where he serves as chairman of the board). Bobby is married to Cindy, with two children, Ashley and Chad.
Fort Myers, FL
Bob and his family came to Riverside Church in February 2010 from Austin, TX. He has been married to Sue more than 20 years and has four children. Bob’s passion in ministry is to make disciples that love and live like Jesus right where they are Monday through Saturday. His other passions, outside of spending time with his family, are anything sports related especially golf, fishing and working out.