The discovery journey is the premiere tool for churches who want to turn around from decline to thriving. This offers an in-depth analysis with prescriptions designed to jump-start any church towards being a soul-winning, disciple-making church.


Kingdom Economics: Forfeiting Power

Kingdom Economics: Forfeiting Power

We all want power in our lives. Whether it’s our workplace, our church, our direction, or even our relationships, the quest for power over such things feeds an inner need for security that often transcends logic. If I could only make my boss do this, or make my pastor...

How should citizens of the kingdom use power? “The truth is, the pursuit of power is not only a worldly path to “freedom,” which fraught with an abundance of social issues, but it is also antithetical to the Gospel.”


Awaken Network Podcast – It’s Time to Seek the Lord

Awaken Network Podcast

Erwin McManus on how to confidently overcome fear and create the future.

Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast


One of the things I love most about working at the PAONL is the sense of belonging. I’m not sure what you envision when you think of walking in the doors at 57 Thorburn, but for me it is a family. Mary, Owen and Dave are more than just MDSI Team members. Owen and I...

What is God Doing Now?

“Do not remember the former things, or consider things of old. I am about to do a new thing. Now it springs forth. Do you not perceive it?” (Isaiah 43:18-19). As long as I can remember, I have had spiritual FOMO (fear of missing out). As a young person, I was often...

How to Love a Town

How to Love a Town One of the most beautiful, relatable, and surprising parts of scripture is that God loves towns. “And should I not have concern for the great city of Nineveh, in which there are more than a hundred and twenty thousand people who cannot tell their...