Featured Articles
In This Issue:
+ The Rev. Charles Tarleton Crane
+ Pastoral Memo on Congregational Membership
+ United Thank Offering Special Awards
+ Dengue Outbreak: Precautions & Staying Informed
+ Pacific Islander Ministry Prayer Breakfast
+ Annual Carol Concert at The Cathedral
+ National Homeless Memorial at St. Maryʻs
+ Kadomatsu Sale!
+ New Yearʻs Eve Organ Recital
+ God-Led Filmmaking
+ 24th Annual Hoʻokuikahi Reconciliation Service
+ Music Conference with Dent Davidson
+ Free Movie on Climate Change
+ Chrism Mass and Clergy Education Day
+ Discernment Day Workshop
+ Molokai and Kalaupapa Pilgrimage
+ Presiding Bishop Released from Hospital
+ Presiding Bishop Issues Letter to Staff
+ Episcopal Congregations Research Available
+ Updated Safe Church Training Dates
+ Pacific Islander Young Adult & Youth Retreats
+ YASC: Untold Opportunities Throughout the Anglican Communion
Contact Information
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Featured Photo:
This issue's header features the youth of All Saints' Episcopal Church on Kauaʻi serving it up at the annual Kapaʻa Interfaith Thanksgiving Luncheon held in the church gym. The event is a joint effort of eight community churches that delivered and served up over 1,000 free turkey meals on Thanksgiving Day. Read more about this in the upcoming Special Christmas E-Chronicle coming out soon. (Photo by Marge Akana.) 

Upcoming Meetings

Mark Your


Saturday, December 19, 2015
The Cathedral of St. Andrew: 

Diocesan Council
11:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Diocesan Conference Room

(There will be no Standing Committee or Commission on Ministry meeting in December.)

Diocesan events header
Young Adult Retreat
December 18 - 21
Camp Mokuleʻia

Prayer Breakfast
Saturday, December 19
Dole Cannery

Youth Retreat
December 21 - 23
Camp Mokuleʻia

January 22 & 23, 2016
St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, Aiea

Friday, February 26, 2016
9:00 AM - Chrism Mass, St. Paul's
10:30 AM - Education Day, The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Von Holt Room

Saturday, February 27, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew

Upcoming Safe Church Trainings
Please check under the island listings for a class taking place in your area. 
Parish Happenings


Sunday Adult Christian Formation Hour 
Sundays, 9:20 AM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu

Choral Evensong at The Cathedral
Ongoing every Sunday, 5:30 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu

Na Himeni Sing Nights
Ongoing every third Sunday, 6:00 PM
St. Stephen's, Wahiawa
For more info: (808) 330-3769

Harmony Health & Wellness
Ongoing every Monday, 3:30 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Davies Hall, Honolulu

Healing Mass at St. Mark's
Ongoing every Tuesday, 12:00 PM 
St. Mark's, Honolulu

Aina Haina Farmer's Market
Ongoing every Tuesday, 5:00 - 7:30 PM
Holy Nativity, Aina Haina

Moʻiliʻili Service Center
Free medical & legal services, clothing, food, bus passes
Ongoing every last Thursday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Mary's, Honolulu
(808) 949-4655

Makiki Farmers Market
Ongoing every Thursday, 4:30 - 7:30 PM
St. Clement's, Honolulu

Centering Prayer
Ongoing every Thursday, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu
For more info: E-mail

Jazz Vespers at St. Peter's
Ongoing every Thursday, 
6:00 PM (Soup & Salad served after the service)
St. Peter's, Honolulu

Healing Mass at St. Mark's
Ongoing every Tuesday, 12:00 PM
St. Mark's, Honolulu

Pacific Peace Forums (with Potluck)
Ongoing every first Friday, 6:00 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Von Holt Room, Honolulu
Contact: Dr. Haʻaheo Guanson, (808) 330-3771

Tai Chi at Epiphany
Ongoing every Saturday, 9:00 AM
Epiphany, Honolulu

Holy Hikers!
Ongoing every first Saturday, 1:30 PM, meet at Holy Nativity parking lot
Holy Nativity, Honolulu

Meal Prep for IHS
Ongoing every second Saturday, Noon
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu

Annual Carol Concert at The Cathedral
Sunday, December 20, 2:00 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu
Phone: (808) 524-2822, x217

2015 National Homeless Memorial
Monday, December 21, 5:00 PM
St. Mary's, Honolulu

New Year's Eve Organ Recital at The Cathedral
Thursday, December 31, 10:15 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu

Narcissus Carving Classes
Saturdays, January 16-February 6, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
St. Peter's, Honolulu

24th Annual Hoʻokuikahi Reconciliation Service
Sunday, January 17, 7:00 PM
Harris United Methodist Church, Honolulu

Free Movie on Climate Change
Saturday, January 23, 6:00 PM
Central Union Church, Honolulu

Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training
Saturday, January 30, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu

Safeguarding God's Children Training
Saturday, February 6, 8:30 AM
St.Timothy's, Aiea



Christ Memorial Food Pantry
Ongoing Saturdays, 3:30 PM
Christ Memorial, Kilauea

Saturday Market and Swap Meet
Ongoing every second Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM
All Saints', Kapaʻa

Saturday Evening Jazz Vespers Communion Service
Ongoing Saturdays, 5:15 PM
St. Michael's, Lihue

ReSource for Christian Spirituality Centering Prayer Group
Ongoing Tuesdays, 8:00 AM
St. Michael's, Lihue
Ongoing Wednesdays, 9:30 AM
St. John's, Ele'ele

Laundry Love Kauai
Ongoing first & third Wednesdays, 5:30 PM
Kapaa Laundromat, Kapaʻa

ReSource: God-Led Filmmaking with Stephanie J. Castillo
Friday, January 8, 7:00 PM
St. Michael's, Lihue
Call (808) 245-3796

ReSource: An Epiphany Experience
Saturday, January 9, 7:00 AM
Lydgate Beach Park, Wailua
Call (808) 647-4346

ReSource: Molokaʻi & Kalaupapa Pilgrimage
April 11-15, 2016



Centering Prayer Group
Mondays, 6:15 - 8:00 PM
Trinity By-the-Sea, Kihei

Centering Prayer Group
Thursdays, 4:00 PM
Holy Innocents, Lahaina
For more info: E-mail

Safeguarding God's Children Training
Saturday, April 9, 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
St. John's, Kula 
Registration coming soon



Teen Tech at St. James'
First & third Sundays, 10:30 AM
St. James' (Spencer Building), Kamuela

Free Community Meal
Ongoing every 4th Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
St. Augustine's, Kapaau

St. Jude's Women's Bible Study
Ongoing Tuesdays, 10:00 AM

Brown Bag Bible Study
Ongoing Tuesdays, 12:00 PM
St. James', Kamuela

Ka'u Food Pantry 
Ongoing last Tuesdays, 12:00 PM
Ocean View Community Center
Call Karen:  (510) 778-5500

St. Jude's Men's Bible Study
Ongoing Fridays, 9:00 AM
McKinney Place

The Labyrinth Book Group
Ongoing Fridays, 9:30 AM
Christ Church, Kealakekua

Financial Aid Workshop for College Bound Students
Saturday, January 26, 4:00 PM
St. Jude's, Ocean View





Childcare Worker

Part-time, St. Christopher's, Kailua

Click HERE for more info.


Director of Music

Part-time, St. Peter's, Honolulu

Click HERE for details.


If you would liked to post a position at your church, e-mail Communications with the information. Positions are also posted on the Diocesan website HERE



Fourth Sunday of Advent
Purify our conscience, Almighty God, by your daily visitation,
that your Son Jesus Christ, at his coming, may find in us a
mansion prepared for himself; who lives and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Book of Common Prayer
p. 212
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December 17, 2015


The following are excerpts from an e-mail by Bishop Robert Fitzpatrick that was released on December 9, 2015:
The Rev. Charles Tarleton Crane
The Reverend Charles Tarleton Crane died on December 7, in Sedona, Arizona, where he was living in retirement. Charlie died of liver cancer at the age of 87 and just shy of the 58th anniversary of his ordination to the Priesthood (on December 23, 1957, in the Cathedral of St. Andrew, by Bishop Harry Kennedy).  He served on the staff of the Cathedral from 1957 to 1959.  He was Rector of All Saints Church, Kapaʻa, from 1959 to 1966. He then served as the Rector of the Church of the Holy Nativity, Aina Haina, from 1966 until his retirement in 1988. 
Almighty God, with whom still live the spirits of those who die in the Lord, and with whom the souls of the faithful are in joy and felicity: We give you heartfelt thanks for the good example of your servant, Charlie, who, having finished his course in faith, now finds rest and refreshment. May we, with all who have died in the true faith of your holy Name, have perfect fulfillment and bliss in your eternal and everlasting glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
The Right Reverend Robert L. Fitzpatrick
Pastoral Memo on Congregational Membership
On December 6, 2015, the Bishop and Standing Committee issued a Pastoral Memo on Congregational Membership that can be viewed on the diocesan website under Resources > Forms and Documents > Membership. You may also view the memo in its entirety by clicking HERE. Introductory excerpts:

Bishop Fitzpatrick
The Office of the Bishop often receives questions about what needs to happen in order for a person to 'join' the Episcopal Church. The short answer is the person just needs to show up! The congregations of this Diocese welcome anyone and everyone to join us for worship on Sunday mornings or at any of our church activities. First and foremost, membership in the Episcopal Church means being part of a local congregation that helps people draw ever more deeply into a relationship with God through Jesus Christ and in service to others.

The Bishop and Standing Committee have put together a brief summary of how the Episcopal Church and the Diocese of Hawaiʻi define the terms of membership. The Chancellor has reviewed and approved the following for this Diocese. We have consulted with other dioceses, bishops and chancellors (including the Chancellor and Chancellor Emeritus of the Presiding Bishop). We agree that the [memo] reflects the practice and canonical intention for our common life as a Diocese and that it is consistent with the current general practice in the Episcopal Church throughout the United States. If you still have questions after reading it, please feel free to contact the Bishop by e-mail and he will be happy to talk more about it.
United Thank Offering Offers Special Awards: 
Added Amount of Young Adults & New Grants for Seminarians
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Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 United Thank Offering grants: 10 grants of  $2,500 for young adults (ages 21-30); and 10 grants of $2,500 to seminarians (no age limit).

"The United Thank Offering Board is broadening the scope of granting to reach out to groups of people who are working on innovative ministries who might not have a clear pathway in the grant process," noted  Sandra K. Squires, Ed.D., United Thank Offering Board President. "Historically, seminaries were not included in the grant process unless they applied through the diocese where they are geographically located.  Starting this year, seminarians will be able to apply for grants alongside the Young Adult grant process."

"The expansion of the Young Adult program is a recognition by the United Thank Offering board of this important ministry, and an indication of the board's support of their work," remarked the Rev. Heather Melton, the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society's Missioner for the United Thank Offering.  READ MORE
Dengue Outbreak: Precautions & Staying Informed
With over 150 cases of Dengue reported on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi, the State Department  of Health and the County Civil Defense has issued information on awareness and prevention that includes a number of brochures and flyers in different languages. To view some of the literature being shared, click on the links below:
For more information and to stay informed with the latest news and information, visit the State Department of Health's website HERE.
Pacific Islander Ministry: Prayer Breakfast
The Pacific Islander Ministry (PIM) will be hosting a Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, December 19, 2015, at the Dole Cannery Hokulei Ballroom, beginning at 8:30 AM. The theme for the event is "Focus on Family" and will feature keynote speakers, a breakfast buffet, live music, and cultural presentations. Bishop Alfred Willis, the founder of PIM, will be honored through stories of his legacy. 

Funds raised from the breakfast will support PIM for the 2016 program year. For more information, contact PIM Missioner Fane Lino at (808) 548-1719.
Annual Carol Concert at The Cathedral
For many people in Honolulu, The Cathedral of St. Andrew's annual Carol Concert is when Christmas truly begins. The concert will take place on Sunday, December 20, beginning at 2:00 PM.

This year's Concert promises to be our best ever, with a host of beautiful carols both old and new, as well as the opportunity to sing along with some of your favorite traditional carols such as Joy to the World and O Come, all ye Faithful. The Cathedral Choir will sing carols from ages past to present day.

The concert is free with calabash offering. For more information, call (808) 524-2822, extension 217.

Also available is a music CD for $15 entitled, Christmas in the Cathedral, with live recordings from the 2013 season, featuring the Cathedral Choir and organ. For purchasing information, please call 808-264-5927.
National Homeless Memorial at St. Mary's

St. Mary's Episcopal Church invites all to attend the 2015 National Homeless Memorial on Monday, December 21, 2015, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM.  The memorial service is to honor those who have passed away. There will be gifts and a hot meal will be served.  St. Mary's is located at 2062 South King Street in Honolulu. For more information, download the flyer HERE, or contact the church at (808) 949-4655.
Kadomatsu Sale! Order Now!
Members of St. Luke's and St. Mary's Episcopal Churches will join with the Good Samaritan Youth Group in the Japanese tradition of Kadomatsu building, to bring in good luck for the New Year.

The Kadomatsus are available for sale with pick up on Saturday, December 26, at 12:00 PM at St. Luke's located at 45 N. Judd Street in Honolulu.

To order your Kadomatsu, download the form HERE.
New Year's Eve Organ Recital at The Cathedral
This year's New Year's Eve event at The Cathedral of St. Andrew will be a particularly special one with John Renke performing on the organ beginning at 10:15 PM. This will be the last organ recital before the organ is removed for restoration. The annual event features a Sung Eucharist with the Diocesan Choir at 11:00 PM, and Blessing of the City at midnight with Bishop Fitzpatrick.  For more details and to view the flyer, click on the image above or HERE.
God-Led Filmmaking
An evening with EMMY-Winner, Stephanie Castillo
St. Michael and All Angel's member Stephanie J. Castillo, will be returning to Kauaʻi after four years of travel and work on her tenth documentary, Thomas Chapin, Night Bird Song

Before the New York premiere of her film in February 2016, folks will get a chance to chat with Stephanie and view film clips of her documentary at a special gathering at St. Michael's on Friday, January 8, from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM. For more information, call (808) 245-3796 or 647-4346, or visit the website HERE.
24th Annual Hoʻokuikahi Reconciliation Service
Legacy of Queen Liliʻuokalani
On Sunday, January 17, 2016, the 24th annual Hoʻokuikahi Reconciliation Service will take place at the Harris United Methodist Church in Honolulu, beginning at 7:00 PM. This ecumenical event is held in recognition of the justice, nonviolence and reconciliation of Queen Liliʻuokalani, founded by the Hawaiʻi Ecumenical Coalition of the Hawaiʻi Council of Churches. 

Guest speakers will include Bishop Robert Fitzpatrick, Dean Walter Brownridge and Kahu Kaleo Patterson from the Episcopal Church in Hawaiʻi, and will feature music provided by The Cathedral's John Renke and the St. Andrew Choir.

For more information, contact Kahu Patterson at (808) 330-3769, or download the flyer HERE.
January 22 & 23, 2016
Music Conference with Dent Davidson
A Music Conference will be held on Friday, January 22 and Saturday January 23, at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church in Aiea. Leading the conference is Dent Davidson, Associate for Arts and Liturgy on the bishop's staff in the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago.

Join Dent for a day of exploring our role as leaders, teachers, inviters, and transformers as we preach the Good News through God's gift of song.  If you play an instrument, please bring it with you.

A professional church musician since his teens, Davidson's primary work is to unite voices in song with joy and passion.  He travels frequently as a workshop clinician and consultant in music and worship, and also serves as Chaplain and Musician to the House of Bishops. Having earned a degree in Composition and Vocal Jazz, Dent enjoys widening the scope and variety of music sung and heard in worship, and spends much of his time composing and searching for new resources.  His goal:  To touch hearts by embracing the beauty of the Anglican Choral Tradition and expanding it. (In other words,Church that swings!)

For more information and to register, click HERE.
Must-See FREE Movie on Climate Change
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In collaboration with Hawaiʻi Interfaith Power and Light, there will be a public screening of the movie Merchants of Doubt, at the Central Union Church Parish Hall, on Saturday, January 23, 2016. Doors will open at 5:30 PM and the movie will start at 6:00 PM.

Merchants of Doubt is a satirically comedic yet illuminating look at a group of charismatic, silver-tongued pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities.  Their intent is to spread confusion about the well-studied threat of climate change. These very same "authorities" have utilized similar tactics in the past to confuse the public about issues ranging from tobacco to fire repellents.

View the movie to understand why much of the public is uncertain about climate change, despite agreement by 99 percent of the world's climate scientists that global warming is a result of human activity and is having dire consequences globally, particularly on native peoples, island communities and developing countries.
Central Union Church is located at 1660 S. Beretania Street. Plenty of free parking is available on campus. For more information, e-mail Carolynn Bell-Tuttle.
Chrism Mass and Clergy Education Day
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On Friday, February 26, 2016, the annual Chrism Mass will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Honolulu. At this service, the Bishop blesses the oils of chrism (for baptism), healing, and the catechumenate, and the clergy take a portion of these oils back to their own churches for use during the coming year.

Following the Chrism Mass, a Clergy Education Day will be held in The Cathedral of St. Andrewʻs Von Holt Room, with guest speaker, the Rev. Robert S. Heaney, Associate Professor of Christian Mission and Director of the Center for Anglican Communion Studies, Virginia Theological Seminary.

The topic will be The Future of Anglican Mission: Critical and Constructive Conversations. Mission is a contested word and a contested practice. Yet, the nature of God is mission. How do we understand and how do we practice mission that does not deny missionary malpractice and at the same time does not reduce mission to charity? This will be a question at the heart of our conversations together. For more information and to register, click HERE.

Discernment Day Workshop

All clergy and laypersons are invited to attend a special Discernment Day gathering on Saturday, February 27, 2016, at The Cathedral of St. Andrew. Join the Commission on Ministry (COM) to explore the questions:
  • How do Vestry/Bishopʻs Committees, Clergy and Discernment Committees help shape the ministries of Christians in this diocese? 
  • How do lay ministries really differ from ordained ministries? 
  • What are deacons and priests called to do?
  • In this diocese, how are they formed and what resources are offered? 
  • What are the steps in the ordination process? 
  • How do you say "no" to someone?
The program will begin at 9:00 AM (registration at 8:30 AM), and will conclude at 1:30 PM. For more information and to register, click HERE.
Molokaʻi and Kalaupapa Pilgrimage in April
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ReSource for Christian Spirituality is offering a Molokaʻi and Kalaupapa Pilgrimage, April 11 - 15, 2016. Experience firsthand, places and stories of people who embody the history, culture and the spirit of Molokai.

The pilgrimage is hosted by ReSource founder, Rev. Phyllis Meighen, an ordained minister of the UCC and currently serving on the staff of St. Michaelʻs. This event is limited to 11 pilgrims, so register early to be assured a spot. Deadline for deposit is February 14. 

For more information, call (808) 647-4346, or visit the ReSource website HERE to download a registration form. 

What's Happening in The Episcopal Church? 

Announcements from around The Episcopal Church & beyond 

Presiding Bishop Released from Hospital
[December 11, 2015] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has been discharged from the hospital in Virginia today and is going to his home in North Carolina.

"God is God and I have lived my life trusting in Him," the Presiding Bishop said.  "And I believe the Church and the world are in God's hands even when it may not seem like it."

Presiding Bishop Curry expressed his gratitude for the healthcare team of doctors, nurses and all "who have been helpful to me during the hospitalization."

The Presiding Bishop will continue his healthcare regimen which includes physical therapy and occupational therapy.

Presiding Bishop Curry and his family are touched by the outpouring of prayers and well wishes. In their thankfulness, they ask for privacy during his recovery.

Presiding Bishop Curry was taken to the hospital Sunday, December 6 after a visitation to Bruton Parish Church in Colonial Williamsburg, VA. 
Presiding Bishop Issues Letter to Staff
[December 11, 2015] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has issued the following letter to the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society.

Dear Friends,

I need to inform you that on Wednesday I placed on administrative leave Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer, Samuel McDonald, Deputy Chief Operating Officer and Director of Mission, and Alex Baumgarten, Director of Public Engagement.  This is a result of concerns that have been raised about possible misconduct in carrying out their duties as members of senior management of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society.  

I want to be clear. My decision should not be confused with a finding of fault, but is necessary to allow us to find clarity. We are taking these allegations seriously and there will be a full and fair examination of the concerns that have been raised to be conducted expeditiously by an independent investigator.  To protect the integrity of that process, we will not be able to say more about the concerns at this time.

I ask that you pray for all who are involved and who are impacted by this situation. 

I also ask that we all refrain from speculation, difficult though that may be. We all have a responsibility to protect the integrity of all the human beings involved and also the integrity of a fair and just process in this matter.  READ MORE
Episcopal Congregations Research Available
[December 4, 2015] Based on data received from a comprehensive survey of churches through the 2014 Parochial Report, updated facts and figures about congregations in The Episcopal Church have been posted HERE.

The information was compiled by Dr. Kirk Hadaway, Congregational Research Officer for the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society.

New documents include: Domestic Fast Facts Trends 2010-2014; Membership and attendance by province and diocese 2013-2014; Membership and attendance totals by province 2013-2014; and several other trend reports on participation and giving.

Among the data report, 26 dioceses in The Episcopal Church experienced membership growth: Arizona; Arkansas; Dallas; Dominican Republic; East Carolina; Ecuador Littoral; Florida; Georgia; Haiti; Louisiana; Navajoland; Nevada; New Hampshire; North Carolina; North Dakota; Northern California; Oklahoma; San Joaquin; South Dakota; Southeast Florida; Southwestern Virginia; Tennessee; Virgin Islands; Virginia; West Virginia; Western North Carolina.
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UPDATED: Safe Church Training Dates
The Church's Safe Church Policies require church leadership and those working with children to attend special training classes. The following classes have been set up with more to come. Please read the Safe Church Policies to note the differences between Safeguarding God's Children and Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training, and to see if you are required to attend a class. 

  • Saturday, January 30, 2016 - Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training (The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu, Oʻahu) - Register HERE
  • Saturday, February 6, 2016 - Safeguarding God's Children  (St. Timothy's, Aiea, Oʻahu) - Register HERE
  • Saturday April 9, 2016 - Safeguarding God's Children Training (St. John's, Kula, Maui) - Registration coming soon
Pacific Islander Young Adult  & Youth Retreats

The Diocese's Pacific Islander Ministry is pleased to announce the following retreats at Camp Mokule'ia coming up in December for youth and young adults. The retreats will strengthen your faith formation through song, prayer, fasting, fellowship and sharing of experiences. Allow yourself to be the Holy Vessel of Jesus this Christmas. 

Pacific Islander Young Adult Youth Retreat
Friday, December 18 - Sunday, December 21
Age: High school seniors and college students age 18 - 30
Theme: "A life without JESUS is like a GPS Point... Pointless"

Pacific Islander Youth Retreat
Monday, December 21 - Wednesday, December 23
Age: Youth in middle school and high school
Theme: "A Life without JESUS is like an Unsharpened Pencil... Pointless"

The retreats are offered to Pacific Islanders of the Pacific Oceania, which are Micronesian, Polynesian and Melanesian. It is an outreach open to all youth within the age groups listed and you do not have to be Episcopalian to attend. 

Cost is $30 ($40 for late registrants). Space is limited to 50 participants for each retreat, so please register early to ensure your reservation. Youth should discuss this with their parents before registering. To register, click HERE.  For more information, e-mail Fane Lino, Pacific Islander Missioner.
Episcopal Church Young Adult Service Corps: Untold Opportunities Throughout Anglican Communion
Young adults (21-30 years old) have an opportunity to transform their own lives while engaging in mission and ministry in the Anglican Communion by joining the Young Adult Service Corps. Applications are now available for 2016-2017 placements in the Young Adult Service Corps, commonly known as YASC. The application with additional information and instructions is available HERE. The application deadline is Friday, January 8, 2016. For more information e-mail Elizabeth Boe, Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society Global Networking Officer, or Grace Flint, Young Adult Service Corps, Networking 

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Did you miss an edition of the E-News? Listed below are the titles of some recently published announcements. To see the complete article, click on the linked issues below or visit the Diocesan website's 

St. Peter's Jazz Vespers features Theme Thursdays

Pacific Islander Young Adult & Youth Retreats

Annual Narcissus Carving Classes at St. Peter's

Opportunities for Big Island College Bound Students

Presiding Bishop Calling People to Prayer

Presiding Bishop Issues Message

Annual Meeting Quick Recap

St. Stephen's Offers Free Resume Service

St. Peter's Jazz Vespers Features Theme Thursdays

Hale Mo'ili'ili Available for Use

Episcopal Church Young Adult Service Corps Opportunities

Messages from the Bishop on Convention

Camp Mokule'ia Director onThink Tech Hawaii

Pacific Islander Ministry Announcements

Presiding Bishop on Refugees



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Sybil Nishioka, Editor

Office of the Bishop
229 Queen Emma Square
Honolulu, HI 96813
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