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Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 00:29

American Apocalypse: 'What Is Past Is Prologue'

Is the Religious Right Wrong?



Dwight K. Nelson

Since 1983, Dwight Nelson has served as lead pastor of the Pioneer Memorial Church on the campus of Andrews University. He preaches on the “New Perceptions” telecast, teaches at the theological seminary and has written some books, including The Chosen. He and his wife, Karen, are blessed with two married children and 2 granddaughters.

Saturday, October 24, 2020
Opening Music
"Fanfare and Carillon on FOUNDATION" • Kenneth Logan
Kenneth Logan, Minister of Music, Pioneer Memorial Church
Welcome & Call to Worship & Prayer
Ben Martin, Associate Pastor, Pioneer Memorial Church
"How Firm a Foundation": A Hymn Cycle
"How Firm a Foundation"—SDAH 509 • Standing on the Promises—SDAH 518, st. 1 & 2 • "My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less"—SDAH 522, st. 1 - 3; melody 85
Charles Reid, Pioneer Member
Congregational Prayer
Jenifer Daley, Associate Pastor, Pioneer Memorial Church
Pioneer Life
Ruth Burn, Student
Children's Story & Prayer
Jeannie Leiterman, Pioneer Member; Jonathan
Scripture Reading
Rekha Bitterman, Elder, Pioneer Memorial Church
Worship in Music
"O When Shall I See Jesus?" • Derek Hakes
Andrews Academy Resound; Marcelo Martins, director
"American Apocalypse: Is the Religious Right Wrong?"
Dwight K. Nelson, Lead Pastor, Pioneer Memorial Church
Closing Hymn
"I Will Follow Thee" • SDAH 623, st. 1 & 5
Charles & Julie Reid, Pioneer Members
Ben Martin, Associate Pastor, Pioneer Memorial Church
Closing Music
"A Mighty Fortress Is Our God" • Max Reger
Kenneth Logan, Minister of Music, Pioneer Memorial Church
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Love on the Move

Over the summer and fall of 2019 Pioneer underwent significant physical renovation—including a new roof and a major Sanctuary makeover. During the same time congregation leaders engaged in multiple conversations about our missional renovation—how does a faith community like Pioneer seriously engage and impact the people around us for Christ? From this dialogue emerged a fresh new expression of our Pioneer mission: "Love on the Move."

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