Leading Out Front

It’s Easier NOT to Lead

Brandon Leadership

Leadership is a hot topic with plenty of aspiring and hopeful people clamoring for success in its arena. But the reality is that it’s easier NOT to lead. When we aspire to leadership, we envision the good stuff – the people who will lo to us for direction, the success of our organization, and the accolades of those who follow …

Influence Is Great, But To What End?

Brandon Leadership

I like the word “influence” as you probably do too. I want of it. It’s why Christians are left on earth after being saved and not drafted instantly into heave – so we can influence others to follow Christ. But I see a trend within our culture of downsizing the value of influence. We now assume that if a …

God’s Will For Every Believer

Brandon General

“For this is the will of God, even your sanctification… For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto hoss.” (1 Thessalonians 4:3, 7) It’s very easy to get caught up in the pursuit of something secondary to God’s great purpose for us as believers. We constantly face the temptation to be driven toward success or popularity, possessions or …