Faith Leaders Invited to Learn About Ebola
This Saturday, October 18, from 5 to 6 a.m. (Hawai'i time), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will conduct a conference call for faith and community leaders regarding the Ebola outbreak. Along with updates on what the CDC is doing to help stop the spread, the call will address the role of churches, community and family. To join in, call 1-800-857-5755 (passcode: Community).
Respond to Human Rights Abuses in Philippines
Following the recent bombing of a church in Pikit, Cotabato, in the Philippines, the General Secretary of the United Church of Christ Philippines (UCCP) has posted a call for prayer and for peace
. Messages of support and solidarity are also invited and can be sent HERE
or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Learn about other ways of showing support on the UCC Ecumenical Advocacy Network
Wider Church Executives Visit Hawai'i
James Moos, Executive Minister of UCC Wider Church Ministries, and Jane Sullivan-Davis, Director of Resource Development, will visit Hawai'i later this month. Clergy are invited to meet with both on Friday, October 31, 12-2 p.m., at the Hawai'i Conference Office. Lunch is included and reservations are required. Contact Scott Davis at email@example.com
Read New Issues of Parish Paper
New issues of the Parish Paper
have been posted on the website. Feel free to copy and share these with your congregation as part of the Hawai'i Conference subscription.
New on the Website: Fall Youth Camp
Forty-six youth and ten adult leaders spent a memorable time at Camp Erdman last week. Click HERE
Kawaiaha'o Church Rents Out Waimea Home
Kawaiaha'o Church makes available for short-term rental its home, Hale Kulia
, in Waimea on Hawai'i Island. For information and rates, call the church office at 808-469-3000.
Tri-Isle Recognizes Licensed Minister
The Tri-Isle Association will hold a Service of Recognition
for Miguel Morales, Licensed Minister of Maui Evangelical Church, on Sunday, October 19, 3 p.m., at the church (256 Hina Avenue, Kahului).
East Hawai'i Boundary Training Changes Location
The next boundary training for clergy will take place next Tuesday, October 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at a new location: First United Protestant Church (1350 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo). RSVP to Lee Henry-Chang at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaua'i Association Holds Fall 'Aha Mokupuni
The Kaua'i Association Fall 'Aha Mokupuni
will be held on Sunday, November 2, from 3 to 7 p.m., at Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church (3815 Hanapepe Road, Hanapepe).
AHEC Installs Lili'uokalani Pastor
The Association of Hawaiian Evangelical Churches will install
David Kieffer as Pastor of Lili'uokalani Protestant Church (66-090 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa) on Saturday, November 22, at 2 p.m.
Church Preschool Sponsors 30th Holiday Faire
The Children’s Center at Nu'uanu Congregational Church (2651 Pali Highway) will hold its 30th Annual Holiday Faire
on Saturday, October 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the church gymnasium. For more information, call 595-6341.
Register for Long Beach Investor Workshop
United Church Funds (UCF) is sponsoring a day-long Western Regional Endowment Conference
in Long Beach, California, on November 8. Panel discussions, plenary sessions and workshops will address building or growing investments. Visit the UCF website
for more information and registration.
Norma DeSaegher retired as Pastor of Waipahu United Church of Christ last Sunday, October 12. She served the church for five years.
Central Union Youth Makes Big Play
Laura Tyler, member of Central Union Church and a senior at Castle High School, was highlighted last week as Athlete of the Week
by ScoringLive.com. Laura, who was recognized for a tackle that prevented a touchdown, has been a kicker on the team since her junior year.