The Greatest Christmas Gift Ever

by PGBC

As I sit in my office and think back over 52 Christmas Days I am trying to think of memorable gifts along the way. I honestly had to struggle to think about some that I remember from childhood. I remember disappointment one Christmas morning when I was sure that I was going to get a […]

Joy to the World

by PGBC

For unto us a Child is born, a Son is given and His name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, King of Kings and Lord of Lords Isaiah 9:6 This is the season of Joy to the World. We celebrate in many ways; we give gifts; we sing cantatas; we give special offerings to missions; we […]

The Blessing Of Our New Pavilion

by PGBC

After a great deal of prayer, planning, fund raising, and building we will soon be enjoying the blessing of our new pavilion. I want to praise God for this blessing as this draws to completion, we will move into this pavilion debt free! God blessed us with generous donors that gave matching offers that you […]

Awestruck

by PGBC

Matthew 9:8 describes the response of the crowds that witnessed Jesus heal a paralytic man, they were awestruck and marveled at the event. The word for “awestruck” also conveys a sense of fear and reverence of the One who gives such authority. Matthew 9:8 But when the crowds saw this, they were awestruck, and glorified […]

In Memory of Steve Brothers

by PGBC

The library dedicates a book when someone in our church family passes. We keep a record of the deaths and the books in memory there in the library if you would like to see it. We contact the family to inform them of the book in their memory. If you would like to donate a […]

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 […]