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Pioneer now welcomes worshipers to its 9:00 AM and 11:45 AM services. Both services will continue to be available livestreamed on our website and Facebook Live. Sabbath Schools remain meeting digitally or in smaller off-site groups. For details regarding prevention measures in place and the COVID-19 Pioneer response click here.

 
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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, August 24, 2019
Program: 
Opening Music
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring • Johann Sebastian Bach
Introit*
The Church Has One Foundation • Samuel Wesley
Call to Worship*
José Bourget
Doxology*
Invocation*
Dwight K. Nelson
Hymn of Praise*
Great Is Thy Faithfulness • 100
Welcome Home*
Hymn of Rejoicing*
Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart • 27
Songs of Praise
Reckless Love • Living Hope • Waymaker
Prayer
José Bourget
Welcome Home
Children's Offertory
Children of the Heavenly Father • Traditional Swedish Melody
Children's Story
Scripture Reading*
1 Samuel 17:41, 45-47 NIV
Becky von Dorpowski and Xiaoming Xu
Worship in Music
Arise, My Soul, Arise • Traditional Finnish/Dale Wood
Stephen Zork, Charles Reid and friends
Homily
"BreakThrough: How to Slay Your Giant"
Dwight K. Nelson
Connect Card/Tithes & Offerings
Michigan Advance Partners
Hymn of Commitment
Soldiers of Christ, Arise • 616
Benediction
Closing Music
Be Not Afraid • Felix Mendelssohn
*First Service Only

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The Least of These

Do you have the heart to serve the "least of these?" One of our Pioneer ministries provides a simple church service to those in the Juvenile Detention Center in Berrien Center. Saturday evenings at 6:00 PM we host an interactive Bible study and sing songs with the young people there. For more information and to get involved contact Rodlie Ortiz at rodlie.ortiz@pmchurch.org or call 269-471-6154.

Sun, Fun, and Faith!

We are inviting all youth to come out to Lake Chapin every Tuesday night from June 30 - August 11 at 6:00 PM to join us for Sun, Fun, and Faith! We will have boating, fun, and worship. Masks are encouraged and attendees are asked to remember social distancing. The Youth Department is asking for anyone with a boat who can bring it to out to Lake Chapin on Tuesday nights to contact Brooke Scott at 269-932-5783 via text or call.

COVID-19 Updates

For your safety, Pioneer Memorial Church offices are now closed until further notice. Pastors and staff continue to work remotely to serve your needs.

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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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