Empowering Missional Leaders

to Multiply Healthy Ministries that Fuel Gospel Movements

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Discover ways to live, disciple and lead missionally.

Who is going to support you?

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Identify, assess and develop skills to lead effectively.

What skills are needed?

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Clarify vision, build teams and determine best path forward.

How will you navigate change?

Celebrating 30 years coaching missional leaders: Lesson #4 – You can’t want something for someone else, more than they want it themselves

I began coaching in 1988 - 30 years ago. The term coaching was introduced in the early 1980's in the business arena and re-invented in the ministry world - especially in church planting circles during the late 1980's. Coaching has evolved from a new idea to a best...
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Celebrating 30 years coaching missional leaders: Lesson #3 – Embrace your unique contribution

I began coaching in 1988.  I feel blessed to have had the opportunity to coach leaders to start all kinds of churches & pioneer disciple-making movements.  I've learned many lessons from coaching some of the most amazingly gifted, truly faithful & hard-working...
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Celebrating 30 years coaching missional leaders: Lesson #2 – Value the other person

I began coaching in 1988.  I feel blessed to have had the opportunity to coach leaders to start all kinds of churches & pioneer disciple-making movements.  Last week I began sharing lessons that I've learned from coaching some of the most amazingly gifted, truly...
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Celebrating 30 years coaching missional leaders: Lesson #1 – Discern the will of the Father

I began coaching in 1988. Since then, I have logged well over 10,000 hours: coaching leaders at virtually every level of church life: pastors, church planters, network/denominational leaders, missionaries & ministry leaders. I've worked with leaders locally,...
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COACHING TIP – Take the time to clarify the coach agenda

How many times have you launched into a conversation that did not have a clearly defined outcome in mind?  I've found that 80% of the success of a coaching appointment is determined in the first 5 minutes.  It is during that phase when the coach helps a leader define...
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On Coaching

“Gary Reinecke is probably the best church planting coach in the country today.”


Dr. Steve Ogne – Church Resource Ministries

On Training

“Gary empowers leaders to discover and realize their God-given potential, not by imitating others, but by striving to become the best possible version of themselves.” 



Rev. Russ Siders – Lead Pastor, Sunrise Community Church

On Coaching

“Every leader needs a coach like Gary.  Whether by his capability for nearly mystical insight, his talent for asking incisive questions, or his genuinely encouraging nature, Gary has played a major role in my becoming a better leader and a more healthy pastor.”


Joel Renkema – Lead Pastor, Visalia Christian Reformed Church

On Consulting

“Gary has been a key strategic voice and guide in helping our church discover God’s plan for health, fulfilling Proverbs 20:5, Though good advice lies deep within the heart, a person with understanding will draw it out.” 



Jonathan Edwards – Executive Pastor, The Sanctuary Church

On Coaching

“Like Barnabas, Gary Reinecke comes alongside leaders to help increase their effectiveness. His coaching ministry cultivates leaders how grow and multiply healhty churches. I’m grateful for the strategic contribution to the advance of God’s Kingdom.”



Dr. Bob Logan, Founder – Logan Leadership

On Coaching

“Gary’s insights, detailed follow-through, excellent listening skills and probing questions have consistently brought our the best in me.”



Rev. Tim Vink – Church Multiplication Coordinator, Reformed Church of America

On Training

“I have worked with InFocus and Gary Reinecke as part of two denominations over the span of more than a decade.  His systematic approach to coaching, equipping, and training is both user friendly and powerful.  The skill Gary adds to every interaction is transformative in how it provides clarity and effectively reveals next steps and brings the path to your ultimate goals in focus!”



Rob Paterson – Lead Pastor, New Hope Community Church & Regional Multiplication Coordinator, Converge MidAtlantic

On Coaching

“Gary challenges me to work on the things I need to work on that I’d rather not do because they are unpleasant or they don’t fit in my wheelhouse.”



David McDaniel – NorthPoint Strategic Partnership Group Director

On Coaching

“Gary has consistently encouraged me to discover what God wants me to do and he has helped me to do it. Now he is inspiring me to help others do the same.  If you need to get to the next level of your leadership, call Gary today!”

Nic Pope, Church Planter – Sequoia Community Church

On Coaching

“I have learned so much from partnering with Dr. Gary Reinecke.  He has modeled empowering coaching, introduced me to clear processes for establishing churches and shown me how to assess church health. All while offering the sensitive and discerning ear of friendship. I am better for having known him.”
Fr. Cam Lemons – Founding Pastor, St. Paul’s City Church