Why is Jesus the only way to be saved?

by PGBC

That is a relevant question considering the many religions that are in the world today. The answer is straightforward – Jesus solved the problem that separates us from God, no one else did. Imagine that you were riding a bicycle. As you are pedaling the bicycle, the chain comes off and you can no longer […]

Four Prayers For The New Year

by PGBC

I want to say thank you from the bottom of my heart! Once again you have blessed me and my family during the Christmas season. Your kind cards and generous gifts mean so much and we sincerely appreciate all you do. I am so grateful to get to serve alongside you here at Pleasant Grove […]

The Good Shepherd

by PGBC

When Anna and I were in Romania we held Bible clubs in a few remote farming villages. In one of the villages the deacon of the little church was a sheep farmer, and one day while talking with him he told me a story of a wolf attack. His lead shepherd was staying out in […]

Hopefull

by PGBC

It is hard to believe another year is fast approaching an ending. To say that 2020 has been a most unusual year would be an understatement. It seems everyday things are changing in one respect or another and nothing is the same as it was before COVID. We have better treatments for COVID now than […]

What Christmas Is Really All About

by PGBC

Isn’t it interesting how our minds work? I can remember television commercials from when I was a kid, or songs that I have not heard in a very long time with hardly any effort. I suppose that many of us can sing the Oscar Mayer bologna song off the top of our heads right now. […]

A Divided People

by PGBC

When I look around at society today, it is apparent that we are a divided people and we have lost the ability to simply disagree with one another. It is not enough for this cancel culture to let you have your opinion. If I don’t like your opinion, I want to shut you down, cancel […]

How do we serve God?

by PGBC

I would like to express my great appreciation for the many people who served at the Fall Festival / Trunk or Treat this year. The event this year had a wonderful attendance, more than in previous years and I believe that it was a fantastic outreach tool for the community.  How do we serve God? […]