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Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 00:29

The Upside-down Kingdom

The Upside-down Kingdom: In Search of the Greeks



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.

The cry of the seeking Greeks, "Sir, we want to see Jesus," is the echoed cry of the secularized world today. Christ and His Cross is still the only hope for their cries in crisis. Explore our role in God's effort to answer the cry of the seeking Greeks.
Saturday, April 01, 2000

More In This Series

"What is truth?" Pilate asked Him, but didn't pursue the opportunity his own question provided. The same opportunity is provided us, inviting us to pursue the chance that Pilate had but lost.
The resurrection of Jesus. The treasure of the universe. Has this treasure lost its luster and become commonplace to us? Dust off the old stone and behold the transforming rays radiating from the empty tomb.
". . . that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven." The PMC Mission Statement: "Forward on our knees: Readying our lives, Reflecting His love, Reaching our world, for the imminent return of Jesus."
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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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