August 11, 2018: Teacher Dedication
Sawgrass Adventist School Teacher Dedication at Plantation SDA Church
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Pastor Andrew-Craig Nugent is Youth & Young Adult Pastor of Plantation Seventh-day Adventist Church. He holds a master of divinity degree. He is married to his friend and teammate, the former Melissa Johnson. Pastor Andrew and Melissa live in the Broward County area with their two sons, Nathaniel-James and Joshua-Ray.
Pastor Joe was born in the little town of Crasna (Romania). Ever since he was a child, he has been fascinated by the unique connection between pastors and their special book, the Bible. When at the age of 7 he received his first little Bible from a brave pastor who was able to procure it for him in spite of the interdictions of the communist regime, he felt special and decided one day he would become a pastor.
After serving as a Pastor for 8 years in Romania, in 2013 he immigrated to the USA. He currently serves as Lead Pastor of Plantation Seventh-day Adventist Church. Along with his wonderful wife Anda and their gorgeous daughter Alessandra, he enjoys proclaiming God’s grace and ministering to his fellows.
Pastor Joe is currently enrolled in a doctoral Program (DMin in Preaching) with Andrews University. His hobbies are languages, music, and poetry.
Mr. Stevenson attended Andrews Academy, then Cedar Lake Academy and graduated from Andrews
University with a degree in Psychology and Religion. He later earned a Masters Degree in Educational
Leadership from the University of Southern Mississippi.
After college Mr. Stevenson worked as a boy’s dean, campus chaplain, history teacher, Bible teacher,
vice principal then principal of several Adventist Junior, Senior and Boarding Academies across the
While working in schools, he was blessed as a capable and inspired public speaker who loves to share his
love for the Lord and Adventist Christian education. He is most happy working with students, preaching,
teaching, and conducting weeks of prayer and evangelistic series.
Rob was married to his wife Tina since 1988. They have two children, a son Alexander 26 who lives in
Chattanooga TN, and a daughter Sheree 24 who lives in Kettering Oh. Mr. Stevenson is currently the
principal of Sawgrass Adventist School for this next school year.