Pastor Lyndell and Debbie Branson, his wife, have served as Praise and Worship Pastors at Landmark for over 20 years. Lyndell has been in ministry for over 40 years. He received a Bachelors Degree from West Coast Christian College. Lyndell’s grandparents on both sides were preachers and his father, Rev. Cecil O. Branson was ordained in the Assemblies of God organization the very day Lyndell was born, so he grew up in ministry. Lyndell has been a worshiper all his life. He has worked with many great choirs and bands through the years to lift up with excellence the name of Jesus. Lyndell has served as a youth pastor, children’s minister, men’s leader and associate pastor, but his heart and love is in worship ministry. As a worship leader at LCC, Lyndell is committed to the ministry and to meeting the needs of the church and community. Lyndell and Debbie have been married for 31 years, have four children between them, and are the PROUD grandparents of NINE beautiful grandchildren. Debbie was the Executive Officer for the Orange Belt Board of REALTORS® here in Porterville for 13 years and now serves as the Porterville Branch Manager for the Tulare County Association of REALTORS® totaling over 17 years in this industry. Debbie has had the opportunity to work as a women’s ministry leader, youth pastor, choir director, directing dramas, and worship leader. She has sung in choirs and worship teams for over 50 years. Her heart lies in teaching bible studies and speaking encouragement to women’s lives. Through the years, Lyndell and Debbie have experienced situations that have drawn them to know how important worship is in our lives. You can contact Lyndell by emailing him at