passing the torch


“Ko Kakou Ho’oilina” (Our Legacy)

I invite everyone to join us this weekend for our annual Spring ‘Aha Mokupuni—our island-wide gathering of the congregations of the Kaua’i Association of the United Church of Christ! We will honor our legacy and look to the future for our congregations and mutual ministry.

This year’s ‘Aha will take place at Kapa’a First Hawaiian Church (4-1325 Kuhio Highway in Kapa’a). Parking is available to Kapa’a United Church of Christ, located right across the street.

FRIDAY, APRIL 29 (5:30-9:00 PM)

5:30 PM: We will begin the weekend with a delicious dinner provided by Kapa’a First Hawaiian.

6:30 PM: ‘Aha Mele! This is our annual songfest. Our own chancel choir from Koloa Union Church will participate! There will also be announcements from churches and other groups, and a brief introduction for the following day’s workshop.

If you want to carpool with others, meet at the church at 4:30 on Friday.

SATURDAY, APRIL 30 (8:00 AM – 3:00 PM)

8:00 AM: Breakfast provided by Kapa’a First Hawaiian

9:30 AM: Kaua’i Association Annual Meeting

11:45 AM: Worship Service

12:45 Lunch provided by Kapa’a First Hawaiian

1:30 PM A workshop (“Sharpen Our Vision”) led by Rev. Dr. Alan Akana!

I hope to see you this weekend!

Aloha nui loa!

Kahu Alan Akana

“A Message from Kahu Alan Akana” is provided most weeks by the Kahu (Pastor) of Koloa Union Church, a congregation of the United Church of Christ (UCC), a member of the Kauai Association and Hawaii Conference. Join us at 3289 Poipu Road in Koloa!