Donate to Breast Cancer Cure

Hawai'i Conference Office staff, family members and friends will participate in the Komen Race for the Cure this Sunday, October 21, at Kapi'olani Park. Click HERE to help the Hawai'i Conference staff find a cure for breast cancer by sponsoring the team and making a donation.

New on the Website:

Installation Service: Bob Smith was installed as Pastoral Associate of Church of the Pacific in Princeville, Kaua'i, on October 7.  Click HERE for pictures.

O'ahu Association Boundary Training: Boundary Training for clergy was conducted on October 10 at the Conference Office.  Click HERE for pictures.

O'ahu 'Aha Mokupuni: The O'ahu Association Fall 'Aha Mokupuni was held at First Chinese Church of Christ on October 13.  Click HERE for pictures.

Foodland Offers Tips on Prescription Management

Churches can invite a Foodland pharmacist to give a brief presentation on a prescription management program that assists in the monitoring of medications.  Following the presentation, flu shots will be offered to participants.  To schedule a visit, contact Patrick Adams, Director of Pharmacy, at 808-885-2075 or 808-640-1848, or e-mail him at padams@foodland.com.

EVENTS

O'ahu Association Holds Polity Course

The O'ahu Association is offering a five-course series on UCC polity and history for those seeking UCC ministerial standing.  The next session on Polity will be held at First Chinese Church of Christ in Hawai'i (1054 South King Street) on Saturday, October 20, from 9 a.m. to noon.  Courses are free, but reservations are required.  Contact Kyle Lovett by email at revkyle@hawaii.rr.com if you plan to attend or want more information.
 

Learn about Mental Health Issues Affecting Seniors

Seniors and their caregivers are invited to a “brown bag discussion” on mental health issues facing seniors.  The discussion, sponsored by Mental Health America of Hawai'i, will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Central Union Church.  For information and to register, click HERE.

Purchase Tickets for Transition House Fundraiser

Deadline to purchase tickets for the UCC Transition House Fundraiser is Friday, October 26.  The fundraising event with luau dinner and silent auction will be held on Thursday, November 8, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Makiki Christian Church.  For more information, click HERE.

Kapa'a First Hawaiian Church Fundraiser

Kapa'a First Hawaiian Church (4-1325 Kuhio Highway, Kapa'a) will host a Veteran’s Day craft and gift fair on Saturday, November 10, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Local art, clothing, crafts and food will be available from more than thirty-five vendors.

PEOPLE

Pastoral Changes

Retired Minister Tom Fujita will begin as Interim Minister at Hanapepe United Church of Christ on Kaua'i on Sunday, October 21.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Cornerstone Fund Seeks Sales and Marketing VP

United Church of Christ Cornerstone Fund is seeking a Vice President of Sales and Marketing to lead its outreach effort across the UCC.  Click HERE for position description and to apply.  Deadline to apply is November 16.


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