Kawaiahaʻo Church

Punawai

Punawai Newsletter – October 2016

What an incredible, magnificent, opportune time to be following Jesus, to honor Him in all we do, and say to love one another, and, yes, even to love ourselves. To be in Jesus and allow Him to be in us blesses us and enhances our mission of loving and serving Him! Unbelievable! To God be…

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Punawai Newsletter – July 2016

God has been blessing us again and again and again! May we never forget His loving kindness and holy patience as we strive to be His impatient, but faithful, disciples and fulfill our vision of honoring God, loving one another and making disciples. We must pass on this privilege to as many as possible by…

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Punawai Newsletter – April 2016

Incredibly, we are already halfway through the year! I’ve heard time and life slow down the older or more mature we become, but I’ve found the opposite to be true. I have definitely slowed down, but time seems to be stuck in fast forward! There simply isn’t enough time to complete tasks in a timely,…

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Punawai Newsletter – January 2015

We’re ecstatic and pleased to announce the resurrection of the Punawai, a missive that chronicles the life of our church. Thanks to our new assistant, La Vernne, who has been diligent in learning how to do the Punawai, we have our 1st publication in a long time. But to make the Punawai successful we need…

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Punawai Newsletter – June 2014

This quarter’s Punawai has been much anticipated. In this age of instant communication, people just want to know what’s going on in real time! May this issue be the beginning of many more to come. Punawai2014-06 (PDF)

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Punawai Newsletter – July 2013

The Season of celebrating Our Lord’s birth is just around the corner. Christmas music, sales and decorations have flooded the malls, papers and TV ads! I’m resigned again to accept commercial Christmas, but this year I’m asking Jesus for help. For 2013 Christmas, God has impressed upon my heart His desire for us to use…

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Punawai Newsletter – January 2013

Half the year is gone by and before we know it, we’ll be celebrating Christmas 2014! It must be true that time moves in warp speed when you’re having the time of your life! Punawai2013-01 (PDF)

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Punawai Newsletter – April 2012

Looking over our building site, I see hope. The archeologists are near the end of hand digging approximately 5,000,000 pounds of dirt. (This isn’t a typo) To my knowledge, this is the single most unique massive achievement ever attempted in the construction of a building in Hawai‘i. The time, energy, persistence, money and commitment by…

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Punawai Newsletter – April 2010

Can you believe its 2011? Though 2010 was a blur of activity and accomplishments are you more in love with Jesus than you were a year ago? Were you able to share His love, learn more scripture, pray without ceasing, go deep in Jesus with a friend, participate and be challenged in a small group,…

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Punawai Newsletter – March 2010

In this season of my life, God’s love is awesome, forgiving, inspiring and so incredible at times I’m at a loss to express my gratefulness. Any return of love on my part seems woefully inadequate. I have also come to realize God doesn’t expect me to love perfectly as He does; He just expects me…

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