Screech, errrrrr, buzz, screeeeeeeeeeeech!

by PGBC

“This is a test of the emergency broadcast system, this is only a test!” How many times have we heard that over the years, and just when you didn’t expect it? The Emergency Broadcast System was designed to alert us of potential danger, and to clear the airwaves for a special bulletin. If the alert […]

Looking Forward

by PGBC

Well, here we are. At the beginning of a New Year. 2018…..Are you looking forward to it? Maybe this is the year Jesus will return. I look forward to that. Let’s look forward to some of these things: making new friends, keeping the old; taking up a new hobby, or keeping the old; reading lots […]

In His Steps In 2018

by PGBC

I say it every year, but I can’t believe another year has gone by already! We are about to turn the calendar on 2017 and welcome 2018. My son will turn 18 this month, will graduate high school in May and will start college in the fall. I am about to know what it is […]

The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

by PGBC

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year” In a recent conversation I had it was brought up that each year stores begin displaying Christmas items earlier and earlier. The season’s beginning has moved from right after Thanksgiving, to right after Halloween, and even earlier in some stores. By pushing the season earlier it seems […]

Transform A Life

by PGBC

Remember when you could stretch your dollar for a great gift? Remember when you bought that gift and it lasted a long, long time? This year you can go back to that time! When you give a gift to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering this year your money stretches all the way around the world! […]

Thankful For Being A Georgia Baptist

by PGBC

At the writing of this article I have just returned from the Georgia Baptist Convention and in this season of Thanksgiving I want to share with you some things I am thankful for in being a Georgia Baptist. First of all, I am thankful for the leadership of our Georgia Baptist Mission Board and especially […]

It’s Not You

by PGBC

A friend of mine once offered advice to a hurting young Christian lady who couldn’t understand why her father was keeping a distant relationship. He would not call for months at a time, and would put off planned events with his daughter. Any attempt at visiting was extended through the daughter, rather than both ways. […]

Birthday Thoughts

by PGBC

Having just turned 81, these are my birthday thoughts.  Angel Wings cards and people have shared many of these same thoughts. Getting older Is no fun;  Needing strength for the day; Ready to Go, ready to stay; Looking to Jesus every moment; In the sweet by and by; Victory in Jesus; Some Golden Sunrise;  Together […]

Good For Nothing

by PGBC

As I write this article we just had a time of fellowship together as a church at Mountaintown Campground.  I realize that not everyone could be there but it was good to be able to have a number of our folks out there just relaxing and enjoying one another’s company.  I want to thank the […]

What Other Denominations Believe

by PGBC

Ever wonder what other denominations of “Christians” believe? While serving as missionaries in Romania, we encountered a culture of over 80% Orthodox Christians and their beliefs. Orthodox Christians hold to some of the same doctrines as Protestants such as the Trinity, and Jesus as the Son of God. Their theology however, is more similar to […]