E Komo Mai!
Sunday Worship Services
First Service: 7:30 - 8:15 a.m.
Aloha Hour: 8:15 - 9:30 a.m.
Choir Rehearsal: 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Sunday School: Adult Classes (Optional) 8:40 - 9:40 a.m.
Second Service: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Children/Youth in Worship: 10:00 - 10:15 a.m.
Sunday School: Music Rehearsal (Children/Youth) 10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Sunday School: Classes (Children/Youth) 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Allan Boesak at Mākena This Weekend
"On Race Relations in South Africa & Hawaiʻi"
The Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak and Dr. Toni Bissen
10 a.m.—Saturday, June 15, 2013
A community forum with the Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak and Dr. Toni Bissen will be held at Keawalaʻi Congregational Church from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon on Saturday, June 15, 2013. The forum, "On Race Relations in South Africa & Hawaiʻi," is being coordinated through the work of the Board of Mission & Outreach.
Dr. Boesak’s visit to Maui will coincide with his participation in the 191st ʻAha Paeʻaina or Annual Meeting of the Hawaiʻi Conference UCC. Boesak served as the keynote speaker as delegates from member churches of the Hawaiʻi Conference gathered last week at historic Mokuaikaua Church in Kailua, Kona.
Boesak is an iconic figure in the lengthy struggle to end apartheid in South Africa. He is recognized as a humanitarian deeply involved in global struggles for human rights; social, economic and ecological justice; and gender and sexual justice. Boesak is an ordained minister with a Ph.D. in Theology from the Protestant Theological University in Kampen, the Netherlands. He is the author of 17 books and co-author or editor of four others.
Bissen holds a B.A. in Marketing & Communications from the University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa and has a Juris Doctorate from the District of Columbia School of Law, now known as the University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law, Washington, D.C.
The Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak—Guest Preacher
10:00 a.m.—Sunday, June 16, 2013
The Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak will be the guest preacher at the 10:00 a.m. service on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16, 2013 at Keawalaʻi Congregational Church in Mākena.
Boesak served as the keynote speaker for the 191st ‘Aha Paeʻaina or Annual Meeting of the Hawaiʻi Conference – United Church of Christ that was held in Kailua, Kona, Hawaʻii from June 6-8, 2013. While on Maui, the Boesak ‘ohana including his wife Elna and daughter Andrea is being hosted by the Board of Mission & Outreach of the church.
His most recent publication, Radical Reconciliation: Beyond Political Pietism and Christian Quietism (Orbis, June 2012) is co-authored with Curtiss Paul DeYong. Boesak is currently an honorary research fellow at the School of Religion, Philosophy & Classics at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He began serving as the Visiting Professor at Butler University and Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana in the fall of 2012.
Ho'omaika'i 'Ana—2013 Graduates
Nanea Luʻuwai Cavaco
Formerly of Paukukalo, Maui, Nanea graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa on Saturday, May 11, 2013. Nanea received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She is the daughter of Kēhau Luʻuwai & John Cavaco of Paukukalo. The week before, Uncle Boogie & Auntie Vi Luʻuwai of Kapolei, Oʻahu, Nanea’s tutu, and Maile Luʻuwai Augustin of Keaʻau, Hawaiʻi, her ʻanakē, attended a Phi Beta Kappa Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 2, 2013 for 76 students. Nanea was one of the recipients of the award.
Kamahaʻo John Pia Luuwai Cavaco
On May 17, 2013 the Lu’uwai Cavaco ‘ohana gathered on Maui to celebrate Kamaha'o's graduation from Baldwin High School. Kamahaʻo is the brother of Nanea Luʻuwai Cavaco and son of Kēhau Luʻuwai and John Cavaco. Family members and friends then gathered at Pomaikaʻi Hall in Paukukalo for a graduation party.
Connor Kalaʻiomākena Yap
Kala'i, of Wailuku/Kīhei, graduated from Kamehameha Schools Maui on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Kalaʻi is the son of Keʻala Pasco & Rodney Yap and the grandson of Uncle Fred & Auntie Judi Pasco of Kīhei.
Emily, formerly of Wailuku, graduated from the University of Kentucky at Lexington on December 14, 2012 with a B.A. in Anthropology with a focus on Archaeology. She is currently working at the Kentucky Archaeological Survey in Lexington.
Congratulations to Nanea, Kamahaʻo, Kalaʻi and Emily!
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