May 2023 Issue

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May 2023 Issue




Current Matters

Young Nurses Reflect Ideals of National Nurses Month

Every May is National Nurses Month in honor of legendary British nurse Florence Nightingale (1820–1910), whose birthday was May 12.

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The Adventist Musicians Who Made History at the Chicago Symphony

The 2023 US tour of the world-renowned and famous conductor Maestro Herbert Blomstedt, who celebrated his 95th birthday last year, was coming to an end.

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New Pioneer Memorial Church Senior Pastor Selected

On March 22, 2023, Shane N. Anderson was confirmed as senior pastor of Pioneer Memorial Church, becoming the fifth lead pastor to shepherd the campus church of Andrews University.

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Young Adult to Represent Lake Union at North American Division Year-end Meetings

On March 8, 2023, the Lake Union Conference voted Joi McClellan to serve as our young adult representative to the North American Division Executive Committee (Year-end Meetings).

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John Wesley Taylor V Elected as President of Andrews University

On March 7, 2023, the executive session of the Andrews University Board of Trustees elected John Wesley Taylor V to serve as the seventh president of Andrews University (and 25th president overall since Andrews University first began as Battle Creek College).

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Lake Region Director Receives National Recognition

On Sunday, February 26, 2023, the director of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty for the Lake Region Conference was recognized for his years of dedicated service at a gala held at the Sligo Seventh-day Adventist Church in Maryland.

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Wisconsin Administrator Announces Retirement

F. Brian Stephan, executive secretary and treasurer of the Wisconsin Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, announced today that he will retire on July 1, 2023.

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Communication Professors Publish Book on Relationships

Heather Thompson Day and Seth Day, both communication professors at Andrews University, recently published “I’ll See You Tomorrow,” a book about relationships.

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More Articles

Celebrating 50 Years of Pastoral Ministry | A Tribute to Dwight Nelson

In February, Lake Union Herald Editor Debbie Michel sat down with Pastor Dwight K. Nelson in the Pioneer Memorial Church sanctuary to reflect on God's call on his life. What God can do with a life devoted to serving Him is remarkable.

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Camp Meeting 2023

Check out the Lake Union 2023 Camp Meeting Season!

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Summer Camps 2023

Check out the Lake Union summer camp season!

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Come, Follow Me

Wisconsin Camp Meeting 2023

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With All Boldness

Michigan Camp Meeting 2023

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Deeper Roots in Christ

Lake Region Camp Meeting 2023

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Experiencing the Word

Indiana Camp Meeting 2023

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How Shall We Go?

Illinois Camp Meeting 2023

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Camp Wakonda 2023

I worked as summer camp staff at Camp Wakonda in 2022. I’ve been going to camp meetings since I was a baby so Wakonda has been a huge part of my life, and it’s been an even greater part of my life in recent years.

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Camp Au Sable & Camp Sagola 2023

Every week I spend at Camp Au Sable is extraordinary, but one I will absolutely never forget happened when I was a 10-year-old camper.

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Camp Wagner 2023

Camp Wagner is a special place for so many of our young people, especially our inner-city youth. It is always amazing to see the simple yet splendid display of God’s nature captivating their attention.

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Timber Ridge Camp 2023

Camp has always been a place where old friends meet, new friends are made, and memories that last a lifetime are built. Camp is also a place where our campers see Jesus in all that we do and say. Each summer, campers leave camp with a resolve to serve Jesus.

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Camp Akita 2023

Camp is typically associated with the idea of spending an immense amount of time outdoors, simply pitching a tent and living off nature. Though it does encompass a great amount of outdoor time, it goes beyond your typical weekend camping experience—a weekend simply does not suffice.

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Andrews University Summer Camps

In summer 2023, Andrews University will host several camps that provide opportunities for participants to grow academically, spiritually and socially.

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Celebrating Fifty Years of Pastoral Ministry

This year, Pastor Dwight K. Nelson celebrates 50 years of ministry, 40 of them at Pioneer Memorial Church on the campus of Andrews University. To put that into perspective:

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