Dream Bigger – Ask More

Brandon Devotional

“You do not have, because you do not ask.” (James 4:2 ESV) James the Apostle had the spiritual gift of bluntness. We’ve received the benefit of his brutally honest thoughts, such as when he answers a common question with such a common sense answer. Why don’t I have? Because I didn’t ask. And he goes on to point out that …

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The Pastor As a Motivator

Brandon Preaching

Pastor, no one on the planet bears responsibility for motivating a group of people than you. W. A. Criswell, one of my own preaching heroes, defined preaching as “seeking to move a man’s will God-ward.” He went on to define teaching as “instructing that man in the will and ways of the Lord.” I agree with the late Dr. …

Content Marketing Is the Marketing That Matters

Brandon Communications

Remember when Bubba was running through the list of potential shrimp dishes with Forest? Marketing could be handled the same way. Let’s see, there’s e marketing, attention marketing, social media marketing, word-of-mouth marketing, marketing, traditional marketing, new media marketing, permission marketing… and on and on we go. Which one matters most for we who are blogging for income? Ultimately, …