Nogonolo – The Bigger Purpose of God’s Power and Presence

Brandon Church Planting

A former missionary to Bolivia and Missions Director, Jerry Kidd, told the story of a continental conference on missions held in Africa. One unknown speaker stepped to the microphone and proclaimed a single word… “NOGONOLO!“, and then stepped back. The crowd was quiet and no one understood the word he’d spen. It didn’t seem to be part of any particular …

Meekness is the Leverage of Leadership

Brandon Devotional

In today’s world, meekness = weakness. God does not view it that way, however. The Bible says of Moses,”Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.” (Numbers 12:3) And in a world where power is everything, Jesus entered the scene in a wooden manger surrounded by barnyard animals. He …

Walking in the Power of the Holy Spirit

Brandon Devotional

Remember the 1998 Hollywood hit, Armageddon? Here’s the IMDb’s synopsis… After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, NASA recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save humanity. I that! And the reason I it is that it sounds a lot like the church Jesus started. …

Danny R. Kirk

Demolishing Strongholds

Brandon Devotional

I having what I call “family fortnights,” nights when our family builds a fort. Sometimes we break our sectional sofa apart and turn pieces of it up on end, stretch blankets and bedsheets over it all and create a fort. In the imagination of my toddler, this creates a special fortress of protection from the elements and our enemies. …

To Know God’s Power, Know God’s Love

Brandon Living

I the presentation Paul makes in Ephesians 3:18 of the four-dimensional of God… And may you have the power to understand, as all God’s people should, how wide, how long, how high, and how deep his really is… (NLT) I that these four dimensions are the dimensions of the cross as it points in four directions. …