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Announcements
May 9, 2014

  

CRAFT FAIR THIS SATURDAY
GREAT FOOD & SILENT AUCTION TOO!!!

The Ke Akua Youth Group will be hosting a special Mother's Day Craft Fair on Saturday, May 10, from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm. The fair will take place out on the lawn between the gym and church. Vendors have been asked to create items with moms in mind.  They will also be running a food booth and Silent Auction.  All proceeds will benefit the Ke Akua Youth Group's outreach activities and summer conference and mission. Be sure to spread the word.... you can download and e-mail the event flyer to all your friends and family: Mother's Day flyer
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Electronic Waste Collection & Dump Run:  May 10
Cece and Bill Caldwell will be making an e-waste fump run run on Saturday, May 10.  Items can be dropped off at the back of the gym on the covered patio area. There will also be a container for dead batteries that that will be disposed of properly.  The Caldwell's, along with Chris Wataya, are also willing to pick up items from members' homes. If you have any questions or would like to arrange a pick up, e-mail Cece or call the church office at 822-4267. Be sure to check the list of acceptable items for disposal on the County's Recycle site HERE.
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Mother's Day Potluck - This Sunday, May 11
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All Saints' members love to fellowship and eat, and Mother's Day is no exception for a reason to celebrate. There will be a potluck refreshment hour this Sunday, May 11, after the second service, so bring a dish to share if you can. 
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All Saints' Preschool Fundraiser:  Discohana 2014!
Saturday, May 17, 2014

It's the annual All Saints' Preschool fundraiser, and the 4th annual Discohana in the Gym on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.  The theme is Disco-era, and all are invited to dress appropriately (although not necessary)! There will be a live DJ, food and drinks for purchase, raffle tickets and bidding items.  The bulk of Silent Auction items are online HERE with bidding beginning on May 9 and closing on May 19.  Donations accepted!  All proceeds of the fundraiser go to scholarships for students. For more information, call the preschool office at 822-0122.
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Church Work Day Moved to May 24

Due to the Mother's Day Craft Fair, the regular church work day that normally falls on the second Saturday of the month, has been moved to Saturday, May 24, from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm.  The main project will be refinishing the tree deck, along with lots of regular maintenance. Come on down! Lots of hands make light work!
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Heavenly Hikes Takes on the Sleeping Giant Next!
Sunday, May 25
The next Heavenly Hikes outing will take members up to the Sleeping Giant, the familiar landmark that serves as the backdrop for the church.  Stay tuned for more info coming up soon!
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WHAT'S BEEN HAPPENING AT ALL SAINTS':
Relay for Life 2014 is a SUPER WIN FOR ALL!

The All Saints' Angels did it again with another win in the Best Costume category, but more importantly, the group raised over $4,000 for the American Cancer Society. The Ke Akua Youth Group and ladies of the ECW teamed up to make a SUPER team!  This year's theme was super heroes, and youth member Grace Yatsko came up with the idea of the super hero group from the cartoon Spongebob Squarepants: The International Justice League of Super Acquaintances... they, along with an army of pink jellyfish wowed the judges!  They also served up "Krabby Patties", the famed food item in the cartoon that was actually beef or veggie sliders. Slider sales contributed to the overall fundraising effort.  It was an evening of laughter, tears, eating and fellowship as team members took shifts to walk continuously for 12-hours through the night. To view a slideshow of the event, visit the church website HERE.  Many thanks to everyone who supported this effort with purchases of luminaria, baked goods and general donations, and especially to our Ke Akua Youth Group and the ECW!  AMEN!!!
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Happy Birthday Fr. Ryan!
Although a tad late, members celebrated Fr. Ryan's birthday this past Sunday after the second service.  He actually spent his birthday (April 24) in San Diego, while Erin attended a conference there, but it didn't stop All Saints' from making sure his special day didn't go unnoticed.  Lots of delicious potluck dishes and cake rounded out the day.  Pictured above is Fr. Ryan with Senior Warden Janet Wilson and Rev. Mary. (Photos contributed by Janet Wilson)
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Picture of the Week

The children at the preschool could hardly wait for the return of Fr. Ryan so that they could shower him with tons of confetti for his belated birthday celebration! (Photo contributed by Chris Wataya.)
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ONGOING REMINDERS:
'Aha Mele:  Benefit Concert for the Pipe Organ
Sunday, June 8, 2014

'Aha Mele, the name for the min-concert series to raise funds for organ, will begin with its first concert on Sunday, June 8, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., in the church. Although outdoor seating for the concert is free, tickets will be sold for a pre-concert reception beginning at 2:00 p.m,. along with reserved indoor seating for $50.00.  Our organ expert, Morris Wise, will be donating his gourmet cakes and pastries for the reception, and there will be other refreshments and beverages.

The first concert will feature the Al'i Strings and Paul Togioka.  We also welcome members to join the committee to help make this a wonderful event for the entire community. If you are interested in helping, please e-mail the church office so that you can be included in updates and communication. Stay tuned for more information and ticket sales!
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May's Special Collection for Hale Ho'omalu 
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The ECW's special collections for Hale Ho'omalu, a family service center located 1/2 block away from All Saints', continues with new items being requested for the month of May.  They will be collecting canned items such as soups, chili, pork & beans, Spam, and Vienna Sausage.  All Saints' has been a supporter of Hale Ho'omalu for many years, and the special collections are in addition to packaged and canned goods that are always welcome, as well as monetary donations.  All donations can be left in the red wagon at the church entrance every Sunday. 
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Futsal is tentatively ON HOLD!
 
Due to the busy schedule of our youth organizers and many upcoming church events, Futsal is tentatively on hold until further notice. Check out the Facebook page HERE to stay informed, or e-mail Sybil.   
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Fundraising Opportunities for Non-Profits at All Saints'
Saturday Markets, Car Washes, Food Booths
If you know of any non-profit organizations or groups that need to raise funds or share information about their purpose, be sure to let them know about the opportunities available at All Saints'. Detailed information and an application form for car washes can be found HERE.
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Keeping Up & Staying Informed at All Saints'

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Fourth  Sunday of Easter

O God, whose Son Jesus is the good shepherd of your people;
Grant that when we hear his voice we may know him who calls us each by name, and follow where he leads; who, with
you and the Holy Spirit, lives and reigns, one God, for ever and everAmen.

Book of Common Prayer, p225
SERVICE TIMES:
SUNDAY
SERVICES:
 7:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist  
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9:30 a.m.
Holy Eucharist
with Music
Healing Prayers
Sunday School
Nursery Available
 
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WEDNESDAY HEALING SERVICE:
8:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist
CHOIR PRACTICE
Thursday evenings at 6:00pm

 All are invited to join in, including visitors who are vacationing on Kaua'i!

UPCOMING MEETINGS

EYE'14 Youth & Parents Meeting
Tuesday, May 6, 6:00 pm, Memorial Hall

ECW Meeting
There will be no meeting in May.

Vestry Meeting
Tuesay, May 20
6:30 pm, Rectory (6:00 pm Eucharist)

UPCOMING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
First Saturday Market
Ongoing every first Saturday of the month, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Next Christians
Thursdays, May 8 - June 12, 7:00 pm, Memorial Hall

Mother's Day Craft Fair
Saturday, May 10, 9:00 am

Discohana Preschool Fundraiser
Saturday, May 17, 5:00 pm, All Saints' Gym

Heavenly Hikes
Sunday, May 25
Sleeping Giant
More info to come

Organ Fundraiser Concert
Sunday, June 8
2:00 - 3:00 pm Reception
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Concert
More info to come

GOING GREEN
Next monthly electronic waste disposal date:
May 10
(Drop off your items before this date at the kitchen patio behind the gym.)

CHURCH WORK DAYS
MAY'S WORK DAY HAS MOVED TO:
MAY 24
Church work days normally take place every second Saturday of the month from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. 

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REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!
Hui Pu: Diocesan Summer Youth Camp

Registration is now open for the diocesan summer youth camp at Camp Mokule'ia. Space is limited so be sure to sign up NOW!  The dates are as follows:

'Opio (Grades 9-12) - June 21 - 26
Ahe (Grades 3-5) - June 27 - 29
Lokahi (Grades 6-8) - June 30 - July 4

Please note that the grades shown are the grades "completed" at the end of the current school year. For more information and to register visit the Episcopal Youth of Hawai'i website HERE.  Be sure to check out the pictures and video of last year's camp on the site too.

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Bishop's Online Bible Study Continues
Bishop Bob Bishop Fitzpatrick has launched an online yearlong Bible Study program, which started on Advent, December 1, 2013, and will continue through November 2014. You can now follow the program through the diocesan website HERE, and view his video/audio readings and reflections. 

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Sybil Nishioka, Editor
All Saints' Communications

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