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The Discerning Leader podcast is for Christian leaders who are interested in discovering the joy of “practicing a preference for God” in all aspects of their personal lives and relationships, their leadership and service to others.

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Oct 29, 2020

Host: Steve Macchia

We as the people of God, his dearly loved ones, are to be like salt and light in the world we are called to love and serve in Jesus’ name.” - Steve Macchia 

The mission of the Church is to be like salt and light in our needy world. The world is desperate for the seasoning of God and for a...


Oct 22, 2020

Host: Steve Macchia

“What does it mean to love one another, to be the body of Christ, the family of God, preferring one another in Christ?” - Steve Macchia

Becoming a healthy church includes our compassion toward one another as members of the body of Christ. Ideally, by creating a culture of grace where love for God...


Oct 15, 2020

Host: Steve Macchia

“How are you contributing to the health of the Church today? We are oaks of righteousness called of God to display his splendor!”  - Steve Macchia 

We learn best how to practice a preference for God in the context of the local church.  And, when we are positive contributors to the vitality of...


Oct 8, 2020

Host: Steve Macchia

“I want to caution us against being so enveloped by the culture that we forget the real purpose of the Church. What does it mean to be a spiritually healthy family of God today?” - Steve Macchia

It’s challenging to be the church today. There is so much antagonism against who we are and what we...


Oct 1, 2020

Host: Steve Macchia, Guest: Suz Skinner

"We need to give ourselves permission to become childlike and enjoy the wonder, awe, and joy of playfulness." -Suz Skinner

How easy it is to forget the invitation to become like a child if we are to truly experience the kingdom of God. We tend to be more like productivity...