Church Christmas Party
Friday, December 6th, 6 p.M.
The Smith Memorial Parsonage
3281 Waikomo Road in Koloa
Bring a favorite holiday dish for the potluck dinner.
Enjoy the Christmas decorations
Fun with great friends
“We Light the Candle of Peace”
Welcoming of New Members
The Lighting of the Advent Candles
A Message of “Peace”
Christmas Caroling after Aloha Hour at Hale Kupuna in Omao
ADDITIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS . . . .
PRAYERS & SQUARES Tuesday, December 3, 1-3 p.m. Prayers & Squares will meet in Kahu’s office. All are welcome to make quilts as part of our ministry of prayer for those in crisis and those who might need some extra comfort and encouragement.
CHURCH WORK DAY Saturday, December 7, 8 – noon. It is time to spruce up the church buildings and grounds in preparation for the holidays and all our visitors. Bring your gloves, rags, buckets. Lunch will be served.
CHRISTMAS CAROLING We will gather to go Christmas caroling at Hale Kupuna in Omao on Sunday, December 8, after Aloha Hour. Everyone is invited to join us. We can carpool from the church.
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE Join us for a service of candles and carols in English and Hawaiian and a special hula presentation on Tuesday, December 24, at 7:30 p.m.
CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE Join us for Holy Communion, a Christmas message, as well as Christmas carols in English and Hawaiian on Wednesday, December 25, at 10:30 a.m.
COCONUT WIRELESS Click HERE to see the latest issue of the Coconut Wireless (the weekly e-news from the Hawaii Conference of the United Church of Christ).
LECTIONARY READINGS (Old & New Testament Readings for the Week) Each week, Christians throughout the world read biblical passages from the Revised Common Lectionary, including the Old Testament, Psalms, New Testament, and Gospels. After three years, a good portion of the Bible is included and the cycle begins again. RCL passages are often read in church worship services, and Kahu Akana usually includes at least one of them on the following Sunday. This week’s readings are Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72:1-19; Romans 15:4-13; Matthew 3:1-12.
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