A Message from Our Kahu

“Everyone’s Invited” On Sunday, we read the Parable of the Great Banquet, in which Jesus surprised his listeners by telling of an emperor who invited people from the crossroads to a banquet celebrating the wedding of his son. The...

A Message from Our Kahu

“God the Gatherer” Thus says the Lord God, who gathers the outcasts of Israel, “I will gather others to them besides those already gathered.” (Isaiah 56:8) Both our Old Testament and New Testament readings on Sunday (Isaiah 56 and Matthew 15)...

A Message from Our Kahu

“Interruption or Opportunity?” “Jesus saw a great crowd; and he had compassion for them and cured their sick.” (Matthew 14:14) There has been a lot of grief going around during this pandemic which has touched all of our lives. In the Gospel of...

A Message from Our Kahu

“Don’t Interrupt Me Lord, I’m Praying” I am guessing that we have all been doing a lot of praying lately! There was Hurricane Douglas over the weekend, the ongoing pandemic, so many people without jobs, uncertainty about the reopening of...

A Message from Our Kahu

“The Power of Privilege” “Teacher, what good deed must I do to have eternal life?” (Matthew 19:16) On Sunday, Alan Potter delivered an inspirational message titled, “The Power of Privilege,” based upon the story in the Gospel of Matthew where a...

A Message from Our Kahu

BOISSANNA GARDENBaleyssagues, France “Beautiful Gardens” “But as for what was sown on good soil, this is the one who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and yields, in one case a hundredfold, in another sixty, and in another...