Lid

What Happens When I Fail to Delegate

Brandon Leadership

Always in the back of my mind is this thought, “Don’t be the factor holding back the growth of Grace Hills Church.” I believe in John Maxwell’s Law of the Lid. So if my leadership is sub-par, and I’m supposed to be at the head of the pack, where does that leave other leaders for whom I am responsible? I …

Windshield Time

8 Simple Ways to Pour Into Leaders

Brandon Leadership

In the American church, we tend to think of leadership development as a classroom and curriculum-based process, but Jesus had a better idea: spend time with people. Jesus allowed His life to rub off on His chosen leaders and to pour His wisdom into them, and we can do the same. Sometimes it’s a matter of spotting the natural opportunities that …

Tough Dog

10 Tough Words for Men

Brandon Family, Living

I’m a man. I like being a man. Men aren’t better than women, and women aren’t better than men. But we’re different. So I’ve had to do a lot of painful discovery of who I am as a man, and I’ve learned a lot, mostly from my mistakes. I’ve come to some practical conclusions about manhood and want to drop …

Grace Hills Church Website

Welcome to the New Grace Hills Church Website

Brandon Communications

We’ve just finished re-designing GraceHillsChurch.com from top to bottom. Check out this screenshot (or click it to visit the real thing) and then read below… (Note that we have a separate design for mobile users – you’ll only see this if you’re on a desktop browser or if you scroll to the bottom of the mobile version and switch …

Reading and Listening

3 Luxuries That Should Be Essentials

Brandon Living

There are three luxuries I never feel I have enough time for – reading, writing, and creating. Why? Because they tend to follow the “have to’s” such as financial management, relationship management, task lists, and deads. Have you ever said something like, “I don’t have time to read another bo, write another blog post, or craft a new sermon… I …