The Episcopal Church in Hawai'i Diocesan E-News

May 1, 2020
HEADER PHOTO: This issue's header photo was taken yesterday, at St. Augustine's Episcopal Church on the Big Island, where cars lined up for their community meal service, now adapted for drive through during this time. They served over 200 meals in 40 minutes! (From the St. Augustine Facebook page .)
The Episcopal Church & Beyond
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s Word to the Church: What Would Love Do?
In the midst of this COVID-19 pandemic, we are now at another one of those threshold moments when important and significant decisions must be made on all levels of our global community for the good and the well-being of the entire human family. In this moment, I would ask you to allow me to share with you a Word to the Church: What Would Love Do? READ MORE
Executive Council meets virtually to start discussing what a post-pandemic church might look like
At a special virtual meeting of The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council on April 29, church leaders discussed some of the possible changes in store as the church prepares to “re-tool” in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. READ MORE
Photo scavenger hunts, virtual prayer walks and lots of crafts: Sunday school has left the building
Adapting church services to a virtual format is hard enough, but how do you do the same for Sunday school programs that are typically hands-on, interactive classes? Christian formation teachers across The Episcopal Church have found success with a variety of high-tech and low-tech methods. READ MORE
As COVID-19 alters plans, YASC volunteers lean on faith
Like many Young Adult Service Corps volunteers serving across the Anglican Communion, Emily Darling saw her plans change dramatically in a matter of hours. On March 18, she woke up to news that the K-12 school where she was teaching in the small village of Kilimatinde, Tanzania, would close for a month. READ MORE
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Sybil Nishioka, Editor & Communications Contractor
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