It is absolutely essential that every Christian understand the basic doctrines of Christianity. These principles form a foundation for further building. Only upon this solid foundation can the Lord build a beautiful,
COTRI was originally founded as Church on the Rock – North America to provide a network of related churches and ministries.
Our board and team is comprised of many of the most faithful and influential leaders in the body of Christ, including Dr. Lawrence Kennedy, Chairman, Apostle John Benefiel, Dr. Jay Threadgill, and Ashley Evans of Influencers Church.
Designation as a member in COTRI is qualified by an individual serving as either an active, contributing, supporting, domestic Pastor or an international Missionary / international (non-domestic) local church Pastor.
Dr. Michael Maiden and Mary, his beloved wife of over 35 years, are the senior pastors of Church for the Nations in Phoenix, Arizona. Here he strongly and lovingly prepares God’s people for service in God’s Kingdom. The messages are always relevant, timely and life-changing as well as prophetic. He expands this role in his service to pastors the world over with prayer, direction, and support.
Dr. Maiden has earned both a Masters and Doctorate Degree in Christian Psychology. He has authored seven books including: The Joshua Generation: God’s Manifesto for the End Time Church, and his most recent book, Turn the World Upside Down, which speaks to this present generation about the next step to be taken .