On Sunday, July 9, Rev. Nerses Balabanian,candidate for the senior pastor position at Pilgrim Armenian Congregational Church and wife, Sevan, attended worship service. For the past 12 years, Rev. Balabanian has been the senior pastor at Calvary Armenian Congregational Church, San Francisco. He was born in Aleppo, Syria and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in music with a minor in religion from Wesleyan University, Salina, Kansas. He has a Master of Divinity from Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University Dallas, Texas. He was ordained in 1992 by the Armenian Evangelical Union,Lebanon.
Please listen below to Rev. Balabanian’s July 9 sermon to the congregation.