Jim Putman is the co-founder and senior pastor of Real Life Ministries in Post Falls, Idaho. Jim holds degrees from Boise State University and Boise Bible College. He is the author of three books: Church Is a Team Sport, Real-Life Discipleship, and The Power of Together, and co-author of DiscipleShift and Hope For The Prodigal. Jim’s passion is discipleship through small groups. He and his wife, along with their three sons, daughters-in-law, and four grandchildren, live in scenic North Idaho.