Installation of Rev. Dr. Alan Akana

Join us at the church on Sunday, July 27th, as Koloa Union Church welcomes the Rev. Dr. Alan Akana as our new pastor! The Installation Service will begin at 4:00 in the afternoon and followed by a picnic dinner on the grounds of the parsonage. (At our 10:30...

Installation of Rev. Dr. Alan Akana

Join us at the church on Sunday, July 27th, as Koloa Union Church welcomes the Rev. Dr. Alan Akana as our new pastor! The Installation Service will begin at 4:00 in the afternoon and followed by a picnic dinner on the grounds of the parsonage. (At our 10:30 a.m....

A Message from Kahu Alan Akana

On Sunday, I shared with the congregation about a workshop I helped with in Honolulu back in May with Rev. Caroline Miura. It was called “Contemplative Listening” and the point was to teach the participants how to carefully listen–without judgment,...

A Message from Kahu Akana

On Sunday, I shared with the congregation about the huge differences in spirituality between two prominent figures in the Gospels: John the Baptist and Jesus. On the one hand, John was a hermit who seemed to thrive spiritually by spending most of his life alone in the...