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Announcements
February 3, 2012
Greetings!

Tropic Care Kaua'i is arriving this month! 
What a great opportunity for all to receive free medical, dental and vision care!  Free bus service will also be available during this time.  Be sure to spread the word to all your friends and family to take advantage of this wonderful offering.  By hosting the Kapa'a site, All Saints' will also benefitting with the construction of a deck under the False Kamani tree, and other improvements to the buildings. Please see the flier below for more information. 
Tropic care flier
Sunday School Meeting this Sunday, February 5 
SS BoysThere will be a short meeting for all Sunday school teachers following the second service this Sunday, February 5. We will  discuss this year's new format, the new curriculum booklets, and also scheduling for the remainder of the Sunday school year which runs through May. If you have any questions, e-mail Sybil at halelani@hawaiiantel.net, or see Fr. Ben.
Making Ceramic Crosses for Easter - Sign Up Now! 
The beautiful art scolls in the church will be coming down for Lent, and we would like to replace them with hand-crafted ceramic crosses by Easter.  Dates will be determined once a class is set, and will involve a 2-hour Saturday class at Light Wave Pottery Studio located in the Arzadon Industrial Park next to All Saints', plus a half-hour follow-up class to glaze the crosses. Hale Lani Christian Store will be covering all expenses, so this is FREE!  If you would like to take part in this great art project, please see Chris Wataya, or call her at 822-4267.  Space is limited!
The Peace Garden is taking shape!

The Peace Garden is coming along nicely with lots of plants already planted and beginning to settle in.  More work will be taking place on Saturday, February 4.  If you have any questions or would like more information, email Jeff and Lacee

Support our Warrior Youth - February 11, Car Wash & Recycling Fundraiser
Two members of the Ke Akua Youth Group, Ty Shiramizu and Shane Nishioka-Healy, will be heading to O'ahu to play in the State Championship Soccer Tournament with their Kapa'a High School team on February 16 - 18.  Be sure to bring your dirty car and all your plastic bottles and cans for their car wash and recycling fundraiser on Saturday, February 11, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., at the church!  Good job and good luck to our KIF Champions!
Santos Baby Shower coming up!
There will be a potluck shower on Sunday, February 12, after the 9:30 a.m. service, for Jeff and Lacee who are expecting their first child in March.  The theme is "ducks" and they are pretty certain they are having a girl.  Dessert is being provided by the Church and gifts are optional.  For those interested, they are registered at Amazon.com.   Mark your calendars and plan to join in the fun and games as we celebrate the coming of Baby Santos!
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ERD Lenten Booklets available soon
Devotional books for Lent from Episcopal Relief & Development will be arriving shortly.  Be sure to see Chris to pick-up a copy.  Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent is on February 22.
Fifth Sunday after Epiphany
Set us free, O God, from the bondage of our sins and give us, we beseech thee, the liberty of that abundant life which thou hast manifested to us in thy Son our Savior Jesus Christ; who liveth and reigneth with thee, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God now and for ever. Amen.  Book of Common Prayer, pg 164
UPCOMING MEETINGS


Sun., February 5

SUNDAY SCHOOL MEETING

After the 9:30 am service in Memorial Hall

UPCOMING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
 
Sat., February 4
Working on the Peace Garden, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
 
Sat., February 11
Car Wash  & Recycling Fundraiser for the Kapa'a HS Boys Soccer Team, All Saints' Church,
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
 
Sun., February 12
Potluck Baby Shower for the Santos' after second service
 
February 28 - March 9
Tropic Care/New Day Kaua'i, All Saints' Church (Free Health Care Services)
 
Sat., March 24
Ke Akua Rummage & Bake Sale (Save those Spring cleaning items!)
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Happenings in the Diocese & Beyond...
Be sure to stay abreast of all the happenings and offerings in our Diocese and world-wide Episcopal Church.  Read the latest issue of the Diocesan E-News by clicking HERE.  Highlights include:
  • Bishop's Message regarding year-end reports and the Diocesan calendar
  • Continuing Education Report in survey form
  • Presbyters' Day Reminder, Coming up February 15
  • The Britt Lectures, February 17 - 20 in Honolulu
  • Rev. Ben Nelson heads to Texas
  • Convention Manual: February Chapter Available
  • Your Photos Wanted for new Diocesan Website & Sesquicentennail Celebration
  • God Camp 2012 - Save the dates!
  • New Community Clergy and Lay Conference, San Diego, CA
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Godly Play Core Training on O'ahu 
There will be a 3-day Godly Play Core Training for church school teachers in our congregations, taking place in Honolulu on the following dates and times:
 
Friday, March 2, 2012:  4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 3, 2012:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 4, 2012:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
The Godly Play approach teaches children the art of using Christian language - parable, sacred story, silence and liturgical action - helping them become more fully aware of the mystery of God's presence in their lives. 
 
The Godly Play Foundation Trainer will be Sally Mancini, with host Jenny Wallace, and will take place at The Church of the Epiphany, 1041 Tenth Avenue, in Honolulu.  Scholarships are available. For more information and to download the registration and scholarship application forms, go to the diocesan website HERE, or contact Jenny Wallace at 808-393-1419.   
Happenings  Around Kaua'i...
St. Michael's hosts two huge events in February  
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St. Michael's in Lihue is preparing for two big events in February that have drawn national recognition.  Now in its 6th year, the All Angels Jazz Festival will take plae on February 3 - 5, 2012, featuring a wide variety of jazz musicians.  Fr. Bill Miller will also be conducting a workship entitled Net: How Real Churches Really Grow, based in his forthcoming book by the same name, from February 7 - 9.  For more information on these events, visit the St. Michael website HERE.
8th Annual Mayor's Prayer Luncheon 
cordeiroThe Mayor's annual prayer luncheon will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2012, with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m., at the Kilohana Luau Pavilion.  The luncheon will feature Pastor Wayne Cordeiro, the founding pastor of New Hope Christian Fellowship in Honolulu, with over 14,500 in weekly attendance.  His topic will be "Leadership Principles". For more information and to RSVP, please call Kaua'i Island Ministries at 246-0774 or 652-2237.  Buffet lunch is $25 per person.
AS painted logoContact Information
Sybil Nishioka, Communications

All Saints' Episcopal Church
Fr. Ben Nelson, Rector
P. O. Box 248, 4-1065 Kuhio Highway
Kapa'a, Kaua'i, HI  96746
Church Office:  808-822-4267