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Sermon Video: How to Make a Comeback

Brandon Preaching

The Parable of the Prodigal Son would be better described as the Parable of the Prodigal Sons, since both sons were lost in their own ways. Even better would be the Parable of the Good, Good Father, but that’s next week’s message! In this message, I wanted to share how, from the younger son’s story, we come back home to God.  


5 Ways to Recover Your Passion for Pastoral Leadership

Brandon Leadership

I’ve been there. I’ve been burned out and depressed, discouraged and defeated. I’ve led in atmospheres where every creative idea was smothered by questions rooted in fear. I’ve been distracted by secondary interests. I’ve given into my own emotions and have isolated myself from healthy, life-giving relationships. And I’ve recovered. That doesn’t mean I’m where I need to be – I’m …

How God Responds When His People Turn Back to Him

Brandon Devotional

Repentance is a word that carries a lot of religious baggage with it. We usually define repentance as merely confession, or merely sorrow and guilt, or merely as changing our behavior. The truth is, it’s all three. Repentance is changing our minds about sin, self and God so that we agree with God about our sin and commit to truly …