By Brandon Kelley on Aug 11, 2023
Most churches genuinely want to welcome and reach those who are far from God. Sometimes the reason they don’t is because they get in their own way.
By Brandon Kelley on Nov 17, 2022
A Pastor’s leadership must first and foremost be a response to Christ’s gospel.
By Brandon Kelley on Nov 7, 2022
"You can make the next time you attend a conference worth your while."
By Brandon Kelley on Oct 30, 2022
"Sermon prep and sermon writing can be hard. Often times, it can even be painful. Anything seems better to be doing when we get stuck in a sermon prep and writing rut. But we all know that the work is worth it. The pain is worth it. The plodding is worth it."
By Brandon Kelley on Sep 10, 2022
Dave Stone’s 8 Principles to Great Preaching
By Brandon Kelley on Sep 5, 2022
Every church has leaders, but not every church has leaders in the right place. If there’s a person in the wrong place in leadership, extensive damage can be done.
By Brandon Kelley on Aug 26, 2022
If you haven’t grasped this yet, your sermon introduction is vitally important. But what does it look like to knock the introduction out of the park? What are some things to avoid? What are some things to ensure are a part of it? Let’s dive into the 10 commandments of an effective sermon introduction!
By Brandon Kelley on Jul 3, 2022
Do you want more people to walk away from the church gathering and actually remember the big idea from your sermon? Of course you do. Who wouldn’t?
By Brandon Kelley on Jun 27, 2022
A Step-by-Step Approach to Efficient Sermon Preparation
By Brandon Kelley on May 11, 2022
A couple of years ago, I decided to make the switch from night owl to morning person and that switch has made all the difference.
By Brandon Kelley on Mar 22, 2022
Timothy Keller seems to have the pulse of our present culture in a way that I’ve not encountered before.
By Brandon Kelley on Feb 4, 2022
Instead of sitting and worrying about the state of the Church in America, let’s begin asking the question, what are growing churches doing differently?
By Brandon Kelley on Dec 14, 2021
It is not enough to simply preach what the passage of Scripture says within your next sermon. It’s a good start, but don’t stop there. You’ll stop short of something truly beautiful, truly remarkable.
By Brandon Kelley on Mar 2, 2021
What happens when leaders get passionately divided? Church splits. Or worse.1 If leaders get divided and don’t reconcile, they can become viruses within the body of the local church that leads to a slow death.
By Brandon Kelley on Feb 16, 2021
People love stories, and that is what narrative is. When we can powerfully preach a narrative passage, we’ll see people not only respond to the message, but they’ll become more in awe at God’s word!