Hi. I’m Brandon.

I help people find their purpose and leaders amplify their influence.

More Specifically I Am…

Follower of Jesus, Husband to Angie, Dad of 3
Lead Pastor, Grace Hills Church
Community Facilitator, Pastors.com & PD.church
Leadership & Marketing Coach, Courage to Lead

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A daily devotional by me, my wife, and some dear friends.

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Recent Blog Posts

Overcoming Three Big Leadership Fears

I'm a leader. And it's likely that you are too, whether you're in an officially recognized leadership position or not. Leadership is influence, and it's pretty much guaranteed you're influencing people - employees, kids, a spouse, a church or small group, etc. I agree...

Become a More Positive Person Overnight with These Three Practices

The older I get, the more I realize just how important my attitude is to the direction my life takes. I didn’t decide where I would be born, or in what time period. I can’t control the weather, the economy, or the outcome of any political election... at least not by...

Books I’ve Been Reading Lately

So, what are you reading lately? It's a question that comes up a LOT in the worlds in which I walk - both church and business leadership. So I decided to keep one blog post that I would update and refresh with each new book I read and (usually) recommend, along with...

9 Breakthrough Prayers to Pray for the Local Church

The more we come to depend on an all-powerful God to show himself strong through our weakness, the more God will move among his people. Let’s pray as never before for God to expand the witness and influence of his church in this world! God, give us a breakthrough!

What Real Rest Looks Like for a Pastor

Resting isn't nearly as easy as it sounds. Our traditional definition of rest is simple enough: Do less. A more fleshed-out, biblical understanding of rest, however, is a bit deeper than merely doing less. It's really doing less to allow time and space to become more....

3 Pillars of Persuasive Public Speaking

There is a relationship that exists between a speaker / teacher / preacher and his or her audience. The entire experience is built on three pillars and whether people remember what you say and act on it depends on these three factors: ethos, logos, and pathos. Ethos...

How I Set Aside $98.94 in a Month and Never Missed It

Last month, I managed to put an extra $98.94 in a savings account, earn a few pennies in interest, and I never really missed it, thanks to Acorns! Acorns is an app - or better, it's a service - that helps you set aside more of your income as savings. It's simple, once...