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Vandalism

Hello, everyone! As you may or may not know, this morning before church started, Pastor Theresa received a call saying that Haleiwa Elementary School was vandalized. The perpetrators broke several water fountains around the cafeteria and a few other buildings. Water was everywhere and we were a little behind in setting up church. Despite this…

Mother’s Day

Good Morning, Everyone! Yesterday, we honored the most important women in our lives: our mothers. I consider them to be the superheroes in our lives not just because it is through them that we even exist in this world but because of everything they have done for us and the legacy they leave for us.…

Sermon Sunday: A Teens Take on the Mercy Seat

So today I sat through my mom, Pastor Theresa’s, message about staying tethered to the Mercy seat and hearing God’s voice. (You can watch her sermon in the previous post.) And I found that the way she explained it was fairly simple. Overall, what I took from her message was to not over think it.…

A Morning with the Men

This morning the Men of New Hope from every campus gathered together for a time of worship, challenge, testimony and prayer.  Chris and Vic got us started in worship and then Pastor Mike came up to challenge and encourage each of us to develop a PERSONAL mentoring ministry. He began by

When I needed some New Hope

Aloha! This is Rich and I usually am content to sit behind the scenes and push buttons, slide sliders and make things happen online without ever having to show my face. I think in many ways I relate to the Wizard of Oz who likes to create an impressive show and states loudly “Pay no…