Posts by PGBC

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Who are you?

by PGBC

Who are you?  I am not asking what name is on your driver’s license or ID card.  I am not asking what people call you or what your nickname is.  As men, we have the tendency to answer that question by what we do.  I am not asking about your profession or anything like that.  […]

Trunk or Treat

by PGBC

Whatever you do, do your work heartily, as for the Lord rather than for men, 24 knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance. It is the Lord Christ whom you serve. Colossians 3:23-24 On October 23rd we will be hosting our annual Fall Festival / Trunk or Treat here at Pleasant Grove. Have you considered how you […]

The ELM CREEK QUILTS

by PGBC

I hope you have had a good summer and are back to normal schedules. This includes coming to the library and reading good books. We have lots of new books on display and on the shelves. I have been reading one I want to tell you about and encourage you to read. The ELM CREEK […]

Thank You

by PGBC

If you will indulge me for a few moments, I want to take a little time to brag on you! I am so grateful for this church! I am so honored to get to serve alongside you here at Pleasant Grove. As I write this article, we have just come through our weekend event with […]

Don’t Open The Can!

by PGBC

26 be angry, and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, 27 and do not give the devil an opportunity. Ephesians 4:26-27 Chances are good that you have tried to place something back into a package the way that the manufacturer had originally packed it, yet it seemed […]

Waiting

by PGBC

“They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary and they shall walk and not faint.” Isa. 40:31 Sometimes life seems like such a burden that it’s hard to just get out of bed in the morning. But remembering […]

Life is too short to waste time on things that don’t impact eternity

by PGBC

As I write this article I am sitting at my mother’s bedside as she spends her last moments on this earth.  I am so grateful to know that she placed her faith in Christ as a young girl and truly sought to live a Christian life. My mother was not perfect, but she always sought […]

Why Did I Write That?

by PGBC

As I was cleaning off my desk for the first time in a while, I ran across a note that I had written with a scripture verse on it. I scratched my head and pondered but never could remember the reason that I had written it. You see, I had left off one important piece […]

Enjoying Summer Reading

by PGBC

Our big celebration for our 50th anniversary is over but the memories will last forever. See us on Facebook. I took books to read but never got around to reading them. Rejoicing with family in the mountains took all my time. Thank you for all the cards and prayers. I would like to tell you about some […]

Where Is Your Focus?

by PGBC

Growing up in Augusta, some time during my teenage years the Augusta Mall started doing a big July 4th fireworks celebration. It quickly became very popular with one of the local radio stations broadcasting music that was meant to coincide with the fireworks. I can remember being in several different locations to watch the fireworks. […]