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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Saturday, April 8, 2006

Faith calendar

Advertiser Staff


For April 16

Central Union Church, youth-led service, 6 a.m., church grounds, Beretania Street, 941-0957.

Calvary Chapel, 6 a.m., Magic Island at Ala Moana Beach Park. 524-0844.

Hawai'i Kai/East O'ahu Community service, 6 a.m., Maunalua Bay Beach Park. 395-3408.

Windward Community Churches, 6 a.m., Kailua Beach Park, Lanikai pavilion. 262-6911.

Windward Unity Church, 6 a.m., Kalama Beach. 262-6731.

105th annual Punchbowl service, message by Bishop Clarence "Larry" Silva, Roman Catholic bishop of Hawai'i, music by the Royal Hawaiian Band and the Honolulu Boy Choir, 6:15 a.m., National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific; parking available in the crater or catch one of the specially marked TheBus running between Waikiki, Alapa'i Terminal to Punchbowl (regular fares apply); the offering will benefit Family Promise of Hawaii, a new ministry to assist homeless families, sponsored by the Hawaii Council of Churches. 384-8701.

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 6:30 a.m., church grounds, 1404 University Ave. 946-4223.

Salvation Army, 6:30 a.m., Kauluwela Mission Corps, 296 Vineyard Blvd. 521-6551.

One Love Ministries Church, 6:30 a.m., Kaimuki High School's baseball field. 955-9335.

Our Savior Lutheran Church, 6:30 a.m., church grounds, 98-1098 Moanalua Road, Aiea. 488-3654.

Community Church of Honolulu, 7 a.m., church grounds, 2345 Nu'uanu Ave. 595-7541.

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"Music and Spirit David Haas Workshop," liturgical composer, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today, Chaminade University Mystical Rose Oratory; $15 (free for students, faculty and staff), includes light refreshments; www.marianisthawaii.org.

Biblical Business Women, featuring Women of Faith with speakers and displays, 10 a.m.-noon today, City of Refuge Christian Church, Waipahu; free. 228-9310.

Heart Shrine Relic Tour, exhibition of ancient and sacred Buddhist relics, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. today, and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. tomorrow, Hawai'i Convention Center, Room 318 A&B; free; www.maitreyaproject.org.

"Myths, Propaganda and Annexation in Palestine and Israel," talk with Jerry and Sis Levin, Christian Peacemaker Team members and full-time volunteer peace workers, 2-5 p.m. today, Harris United Methodist Church; free. 949-2220.

Seder, traditional ceremonial dinner that reflects the exodus of Israel from Egypt, 6:30 p.m. today, St. Pius X Catholic Church, in the hall, 2821 Lowrey Ave., Manoa; free, potluck dinner. 973-2211.

"The Witness," portrayal of Christ's life, death and resurrection through drama and music with Pacific Island Praise, 7 p.m. today, Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church; repeats 7 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, Friday and April 15; free. 263-5371.

"Once and For All," an Easter musical from the Chancel Choir, 9 a.m. tomorrow during the worship service, Nu'uanu Congregational Church. 595-3935.

Spring Grand Ceremony for Tenchi Kane No Kami (Our Principle Parent of the Universe), appreciation for gift of life, 11 a.m. tomorrow, Konko Mission of Honolulu (533-7173); also 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Konko Mission of Wahiawa. 621-6667.

Passover Seder, sponsored by Sisterhood of Temple Emanu-El, 6 p.m. registration, 6:30 p.m. service April 13, Hale Koa Hotel, Waikiki Ballroom; nonmembers: $45 children, $65 adults; temple members: $30 children, $45 adults; students and military: $30. Register by Monday: 537-3754, 428-0092.

Hawaii Prayer Breakfast, talk by Russell O'Quinn, aircraft and test pilot, followed by prayers and a forum with speakers Bryan Baptiste, mayor of Kaua'i; Mitch D'Olier of Kane'ohe Ranch; Ashley Watanabe, UH-Manoa Wahine volleyball player; Lucy Wedemeyer, wife of Charlie Wedemeyer; and an inmate from O'ahu Community Correctional Center. Breakfast 7 a.m. Thursday and forum 9-11 a.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village's Coral Ballroom; $26. 486-8986.

11th annual Celebration of Our Lord's Passion, choral and orchestral presentation of Rutter's "Requiem Mass," with a narrative by David Free and reflective commentary by pastor, Curtis Kekuna, 11 a.m. Friday, Kawaiaha'o Church. 532-1260.

"What's So Good About Good Friday?" a program for children and teens on Christ's passion and resurrection, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, St. Andrew's Cathedral's Van Holt room; free with snacks provided. Reservations: 524-2822, ext. 220.

"The Three Mysteries of J.C.," two-day retreat with meditation, Taize chanting, walking the Stations of the Cross, led by Nancy Conley, 3 p.m. Friday through 3 p.m. April 15, St. Anthony's Retreat Center, Kalihi Valley; $60 overnight, $30 commuter, includes monastic meals. 523-1170.

"Imagine: No Greater Love," Easter drama, 7 p.m. Friday, Word of Life Christian Center; repeats 7 p.m. April 15 and 6 p.m. April 16; free with childcare provided. 528-4044.

Morning of Centering Prayer, a time to contemplate God and your life in silence, 9-11:30 a.m. April 15, Central Union Church, Women's Building; calabash donation. 739-5288.

Send announcements with contact name and phone number to: Faith Calendar, The Honolulu Advertiser, P.O. Box 3110, Honolulu, HI 96802; faith@honoluluadvertiser.com with "Faith Cal" in the subject line; or fax 525-8055.