Bible Gateway iPhone App

Why Bible Gateway Is My Favorite Bible App

Brandon Preaching

I feel almost as if I’m being unfaithful to YouVersion because I the mission and mindset of the guys behind it. It’s an incredibly powerful, community-centric Bible tool, but I have to lean toward Bible Gateway being my favorite at the moment. Here’s why: Parallel Columns I don’t know of many Bible software tools, even desktop tools, that accomplish …


Reaching the Nones, Nominals, and Nomads

Brandon Culture

At Grace Hills, we often talk about our passion for reaching the least, the last, and the lost. Another church planting friend of mine talks about reaching the bent, the bound, and the bren. Thom Rainer, who has a knack for making research interesting, has put forth some real data about these unreached peoples, and he has three new terms too: the nones, the nominals, and …


Megalithe 1.0 – A Great New WordPress Theme for Bloggers

Brandon Communications

Into photography and photo-blogging? Have a portfolio of visual works to show off? You’re going to the new, mobile-responsive WordPress theme just released by StudioPress – Megalithe 1.0. The Megalithe child theme includes the following features: 10 color styles, 6 layout options, custom background, custom header, featured images, fixed width, mobile responsive, theme options, threaded . So if you have …

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The Role of Permission In Community Management

Brandon Communications

A community isn’t really a community if you have to find ways to trap people in it. It’s a prison. I’m a community manager. That’s part of my formal role with, and it also definitely comes with the territory of leading a church. I see my role, in each case, as being twofold. I ask these two key questions …