Pastor

Shane Anderson

Shane Anderson is the lead pastor of Pioneer Memorial Church on the campus of Andrews University.  His passions for ministry include; How to know Christ personally, Bible prophecy, and Christian apologetics.  He has written a book entitled, "How To Kill Adventist Education (And How To Give It A Fighting Chance!)", and has spoken frequently on that topic throughout North, Central, and South America as well as the Caribbean since 2009.  He is a columnist for the Adventist Review.  He and his wife Darlene have two daughters and have lived in Michigan since 2023.

Offering

Saturday, July 22, 2023

More In This Series

07/15/2023
07/08/2023

OPENING MUSIC

“Praise God, From Whom All Blessings Flow”  •  attr. Henry Purcell

WELCOME & CALL TO WORSHIP

Prescott Khair, Associate Pastor

HYMN OF PRAISE

“Lead On, O King Eternal” • 619

CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER

“Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” • 290, chorus only
Davia Johnson, Andrews University Student

WORSHIP IN MUSIC

“In Heavenly Love Abiding”  •  Finnish melody / Kenneth Logan

OFFERTORY

“Here, O Lord, Your Servants Gather” (TOKYO)  •  Isao Koizumi / Philip Jones

CHILDREN’S STORY & PRAYER

Laurence Burn, Pioneer Member

SCRIPTURE READING

Psalms 121:1-4 NIV
Rachel Wilson, Pioneer Member

HYMN OF PREPARATION

“Take Time to Be Holy” • 500, st. 1, 3

MESSAGE

“The Shot of a Lifetime: The Holy Huddle”
Shane Anderson, Lead Pastor

HYMN OF COMMITMENT

“Rescue the Perishing” • 367

BENEDICTION

Shane Anderson, Lead Pastor

CLOSING MUSIC

“Choral Song” • Samuel Sebastian Wesley

 

OPENING MUSIC

“Praise God, From Whom All Blessings Flow” • attr. Henry Purcell

WELCOME & CALL TO WORSHIP

Prescott Khair, Associate Pastor

HYMN OF PRAISE

“Lead On, O King Eternal” • 619

CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER

“Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” • 290, chorus only
Prescott Khair, Associate Pastor

WORSHIP IN MUSIC

“In Heavenly Love Abiding” • Finnish melody / Kenneth Logan

OFFERTORY

“Here, O Lord, Your Servants Gather” (TOKYO) • Isao Koizumi / Philip Jones

CHILDREN’S STORY & PRAYER

Laurence Burn, Pioneer Member

SCRIPTURE READING

Psalms 121:1-4 NIV
Rachel Wilson, Pioneer Member

HYMN OF PREPARATION

“Take Time to Be Holy” • 500, st. 1, 3

MESSAGE

“The Shot of a Lifetime: The Holy Huddle”
Shane Anderson, Lead Pastor

HYMN OF COMMITMENT

“Rescue the Perishing” • 367

BLESSING

Shane Anderson, Lead Pastor

CLOSING MUSIC

“Choral Song” • Samuel Sebastian Wesley

 

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Fruit Delivery Next week

If you ordered fruits during the Pathfinder Fruit Fundraiser and requested shipment to PMC, the orders are anticipated to arrive on Tuesday, December 5th. The fruits may be picked up between 6 PM and 8 PM in the PMC Commons.

Soup for Students

Pioneer Young Adult Ministries is hosting Soup for Students. All Collegiate-aged individuals are welcomed to attend and enjoy soup and a touch of home while studying for finals.  Volunteers can contact Prescott Khair (prescott.khair@pmchurch.org)

You Visited Me

Jesus said, "When I was in prison, you visited Me."  If you have a heart for reaching out to a lonely person in need of encouragement while incarcerated, have I got a person for you!  Please contact Sue Wein (whitewsu@andrews.edu).  I will give you the details and help you in connecting with her.

Bring a Toy, Spread some joy.

In just a few weeks, on December 9, we will be having our annual Children’s Celebration of Christmas. This is the worship service every year where we bring a new unwrapped toy for a child up to age 16. These gifts will go to families in our community who are not able to purchase gifts. This is yet another way that Pioneer can be Love on the Move!

4th Annual "First Advent" Reflections

It is time to join the 4th Annual "First Advent Reflections". This Christmas season the Pioneer Women’s Ministries Team is delighted to invite you to reflect on Handel's "Messiah".

A daily email and a text will be sent to the ladies who sign-up. To register text the word "Hallelujah" to 269-281-2345

Love on the Move - GH4K

Would you like to show "Love on the Move" to foster, adoptive, kinship families in our community? This is your invitation to join God's Hands 4 Kids in doing just that. Could you make a pan of lasagna for GH4K's Connect Support Group Christmas Celebration on December 8 delivering ready to serve. For details and to sign up go to our website GH4K.org There will be more opportunities to give shared there. Godshands4kids@gmail.com

Howard Center Presents "Welcome Christmas: Peace on Earth"

The award-winning Andrews University Singers and Chorale conducted by Stephen Zork collaborate with the Andrews University Symphony Orchestra conducted by Marc Élysée in the 25th annual presentation of Welcome Christmas. The theme of the concert is “Peace on Earth” and comprised of a festive garland of heartwarming and endearing sacred and secular symphonic choral works and carols. The variety of musical offerings encompass Giacomo Puccini’s “Gloria” to Harry Simeon’s choral setting of “’Twas the Night Before Christmas”. Join us for this special concert featuring special guest soloists and presenters.

Christmas Banquet for Seniors Sunday, December 10

The Christmas Banquet for Seniors comes this year on Sunday, the 10th of December, at 1:00 PM at the Village Church Fellowship Hall. This year, Village Church is responsible for decorating the tables, the meal, and the program. (Next year it will be PMC's turn.) The cost of the meal is $20 for everyone. However, PMC and Village Church will pay for all attending Senior members of their respective churches. All other Senior members will need to pay at the door. If you have not yet signed up for the Christmas Banquet, please call either the Village SDA Church at 269-471-7795 OR Pioneer Memorial Church at 269-471-3133 OR Cleon White at 269-471-5553 by December 5.

Clothing Donation Drive

The Social Sciences and Social Justice club is a department club on campus that is currently running a clothing drive this semester where we are collecting clothes from students, staff, and faculty on campus to create a pop-up thrift store in December for
a fundraiser. This fundraiser's profit will be going towards Phoenicia Finesse, a project in Lebanon that helps fund reusable napkins for women in need, as well as educating them on menstrual cycles. We currently have a drop-off box in the Campus Center as well as in the PMC lobby, so any donations are appreciated! The pop-up will be on December 3rd from 3-6 PM, so if you would like to donate, please come by!

Something in Common presents the Love and Respect video series with Dr. Emerson Eggerich

The Series continues each Sabbath through December 16. Come join us in PMC Room 141 each Sabbath morning from 10:30-11:30. Everyone is welcome on Sabbath mornings from 10:30-11:30 AM in Room 141

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