Pleasantview Baptist Church exists to help PLANT others in Christ, help people GROW in Christ, and MULTIPLY the message of Christ to the world around us.
PLANT (VERB - \ˈPLANT\)
: TO PUT (A SEED, FLOWER OR PLANT) IN THE GROUND TO GROW: TO FILL (AN AREA) WITH SEEDS, FLOWERS OR PLANTS: TO PUT OR PLACE (SOMETHING) IN THE GROUND
Ways to Plant...
Begin a relationship with Jesus Christ
Join a church - Take our PBC101 Membership Class
Join a LifeGroup - Get connected in one of our Sunday Morning / Sunday Evening / Mid-week LifeGroups
GROW (VERB - \ˈGRŌ\)
: TO BECOME LARGER : TO INCREASE IN SIZE, AMOUNT, ETC.: TO BECOME BETTER OR IMPROVE IN SOME WAY ; TO BECOME MORE DEVELOPED, MATURE, ETC.
: TO BECOME LARGER AND CHANGE FROM BEING A CHILD TO BEING AN ADULT AS TIME PASSES : TO PASS FROM CHILDHOOD TO ADULTHOOD
Ways to Grow...
Daily relationship with God
- Develop a strong prayer life - Talk to God
- Read God's Word regularly - Find a reading plan or book devotional
Interact in a LifeGroup
Serve in the church
Read and be challenged through Christian authors
Ongoing giving to the church
MULTIPLY (VERB - MULTIPLY - \ˈMƏL-TƏ-ˌPLĪ)
: TO INCREASE GREATLY IN NUMBER OF AMOUNT: TO CAUSE (SOMETHING) TO INCREASE GREATLY IN NUMBER OF AMOUNT: TO INCREASE IN NUMBER BY REPRODUCING
Ways to Multiply...
Serve in Church Outreach
- Kidz Kamp
- Operation Christmas Child
- Other Church sponsored outreach events
Invitie friends and neighbors to church
Share with others what Christ means to you - Tell them your journey / Who is God /Christ to you
Lead a LifeGroup
Care for the needs of others - See a Need / Fill the Need
"...live a life worthy of the Lord and please him in every way: bearing fruit in every good work, growing in the knowledge of God..."
Colossians 1:10 (NIV)