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  • Sermon: Broiled Fish
    April 18, 2021 1 John 3:1-7Luke 24:36b-48 by Eric Anderson The koa seed wasn’t sure that it believed in the sky. To be fair, the koa seed had never actually seen the sky. It had taken form inside a pod, much like a pea, and it had fallen to the ground without the pod opening, […]
  • Sermon: Soft Shoulder
    April 11, 2021 Acts 4:32-35John 20:19-31 by Eric Anderson The sun was having a problem. It was extending its love to its children, the planets, and the planets weren’t responding the way it thought they should. The sun had given birth to the planets at about the same time it had been born itself. As […]
  • Sermon: Unfinished Story
    April 4, 2021Mark 16:1-8 by Eric Anderson Why, yes, this story does have a bird in it. It’s the pueo, or the Hawaiian owl. You might not think I could get a nest into another bird story, but, well, I have. For the first couple years they were together, the two pueo built their nest […]
  • Sermon: Step by Step
    March 28, 2021Mark 11:1-11 by Eric Anderson It was still nest-building season, but mercifully there are no big storms in this week’s story. This week it’s all about building nests. Lots of the ‘apapane in the ohi’a and koa forest were industriously building nests. One father-to-be was dashing madly about through the trees looking for […]
  • Sermon: From the Shadows
    March 21, 2021 Jeremiah 31:31-34John 12:20-33 by Eric Anderson A storm on the mountain slopes can be pretty distressing to fledgling ‘apapane, as we heard in last week’s story. It can also be very hard on the adult birds of the ohi’a, mamane, and koa forest, which is what happens in this story. All through […]

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