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  • Sermon: Fill the Jars
    January 16, 2022 1 Corinthians 12:1-11John 2:1-11 by Eric Anderson How did the laulele come to grow where it did? It didn’t really know. Sometimes the memories of the seed aren’t retained by the plant, I guess. As the bright sun yellow of its blossom closed, its new seeds took form within its green-shrouded crown, […]
  • Sermon: Awash in the Holy Spirit
    January 9, 2022 Acts 8:14-17Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 by Eric Anderson The koa’e kea likes to live clean. During the time that parents tend young chicks in the nest, they’ll do a good amount of care for their nestlings’ feathers. As the chicks get bigger, the role actually starts to reverse a little, with the youngsters […]
  • Sermon: What Child is This
    January 2, 2022 Matthew 2:1-12John 1:1-18 by Eric Anderson The urgent summons went out around the ohi’a forest. Lost child! Lost child! Lost child! Mothers sped from their nests whether they had a fledgling missing or not. Fathers sped to the nest to keep watch over the hatchlings. ‘Apapane, i’iwi, ‘elepaio, ‘akepa, oma’o, ‘amakihi – […]
  • Sermon: Now We Look
    December 26, 2021 Colossians 3:12-17Luke 2:41-52 by Eric Anderson He wanted to find the end of the island. He didn’t actually know what he meant by that. ‘Elepaio are known for being curious, for closely watching human visitors to the koa and ohi’a forests, and for closely examining every tree and branch on which they […]
  • Sermon: Meditation for Christmas Eve
    December 24, 2021 Isaiah 9:2, 6-7Luke 2:1-20 by Eric Anderson Here we are again. It’s familiar, but not. We’ve heard this story before. We are accustomed to hearing it inside a big room, surrounded by family and friends, night’s hush falling outside, the lights dimming as one by one, two by two, candles spread a […]

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