As of Saturday, March 8, 2014
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 25, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 10:27 p.m. HST, Mar 07, 2014
Send items to 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu 96813; email firstname.lastname@example.org; or fax 529-4750.
John 17:21 Ministry. This monthly resource ministry promotes the inclusion of people with disabilities in Christ-led churches at Wesley United Methodist Church, 1350 Hunakai St. every second Sunday. A free fellowship meal starts at 4 p.m. Sunday, followed by a worship service. There is free transportation home. For requests for reasonable accommodations, call and leave a message at 497-1415. Volunteers, support, meal host, donations and participation from individuals and other churches are welcome.
The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Queen Emma Square, 524-2822, ext. 217. Choral Evensong will feature the music of English composer Richard Farrant (1525-1580) Sunday at 5:30 p.m. by the Cathedral Choir.
As part of Lent, the cathedral will be making and distributing sandwiches to the homeless in the area on Sunday and the five following Sundays. Sandwich-making will be done after the morning services, and distribution is slated for the afternoon. Email email@example.com to volunteer for either activity or sign up in the Aloha Tent.
Makiki Community of Christ, 1666 Mott-Smith Drive, 536-6330. Mareva M. Arnaud Tchong, the first Polynesian woman to serve as an apostle of the Community of Christ, will speak at the 10:30 a.m. worship service March 16. She was ordained as an apostle and member of the Council of Twelve Apostles at World Conference last April, and assigned to the Pacific Mission Field, including the French Polynesia Mission Centre and the Pacific Islands Mission Centre.
A native of Tahiti, Tchong has received church and government training in conflict resolution. For more information, email Ralph Aona at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bodhi Tree Dharma Center, 654A N. Judd St., 537-1171.
Practice Sessions in Non-Violent Communications will be held every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. with Natalie Petrie and Michelle Banasche. A "Connectedness" workshop, led by Roger Epstein, will be held March 16, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. It will include discussion on the reality of total connectedness and creating an individual plan based on being connected.
A Full Moon Meditation will be held March 18 from 6 to 8:15 p.m.; join Ayya Dhamananda in tea and conversation, followed by meditation on lovingkindness. Visit www.bodhitreehawaii.com for a full schedule of events.
Oahu Jewish Ohana. Led by Rabbi Peter Schaktman, the OJO is holding its annual Second Night Seder to celebrate Passover on April 15, 5:15 p.m. at the Pacific Club, 1451 Queen St. Reservations must be made by Friday; table seating arrangements must be set by March 21. Cost is $75 adults, $65 OJO members, $35 children ages 5 to 12. The event is free for children under age 5. Contact Judy Lind at email@example.com or 373-1224. For financial assistance, contact Eve Shere at firstname.lastname@example.org or 591-2662.
Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin, 1727 Pali Highway, 536-7044. The Rev. Mary David — a former clinical psychologist who is now a retired minister with the Betsuin headquarters — will be the guest speaker at the Spring O-Higan Festival, 9:30 a.m. March 16. The festival is a weeklong observance that aims to promote reflection on the harmony and oneness of the universe. Foe more information, visit hawaiibetsuin.org.