Waiokeola Congregational Church UCC
4705 Kilauea Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816 | (808) 737-0541 | Email: livingwaterwcc@aol.com

Outreach

Outreach has a dynamic ministry to the community , which includes the Hawaii Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, Waikiki Youth Outreach/Hale Kipa, Foster Family Program, UCC Transition House, IHS, and many, many others. We try to address specific needs as they arise, such as collecting school supplies for homeless children to "Soap, Slippers, and Soup" for those who need.

  • Food Bank of Hawaii
  • Institute for Human Services (IHS)
  • John 17:21 Ministries
  • UCC Transition House
  • School supply Drive
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Thanksgiving Day dinners
  • Christmas Angel Tree
  • Hale Kipa
  • Neighbors In Need
  • River of Life Mission

Foodland "Give Aloha" Campaign

Mahalo to all of your who participated in the "Give Aloha" campaign this year. Final results will be available in mid-October.  Waiokeola ended up being one of the top 100 finishers! Mahalo to those who turned in their donation receipts. This helps us keep our records accurate. If you have not turned in your receipt yet, we urge you to do so. Again, THANK YOU!

Neighbors in Need

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This is the UCC's annual offering to support ministries of justice and compassion throughout the United States. Waiokeola will be receiving NIN offerings throughout the month of October.  The NIN envelopes are in the pews.  NEIGHBORS IN NEED helps make A Just World for All possible. For this to occur, it needs your support.

Angel Tree Project for Family Programs Hawaii

Members of the Outreach Team will be available to help you select a tag or two from the tree for a child in the Foster Family program for children ages 1 to 18 years old.  Toys and games for children up to age 12. Sorry, no clothing or bulky items. Recommended gifts between $20.00 - $25.00. Gifts should be unwrapped. Gift cards/certificates for teens ages 13 to 18.  Their Christmas Party is set for December 1st this year, so all gifts will have to be returned no later than November 15th. Pick up is scheduled for Friday, November 16th.

Christian Education

We provide an environment for people to grow in their relationship with God, using the teachings of Jesus Christ, taught in appropriate ways for different age groups.

Sunday Church School:

The children come to church with their families for the first part of the worship service, then leave to attend classes. Classes are age appropriate and follow a Christian curriculum that is challenging and fun! Sunday Church School classes are from pre-school through 5th grade.

Waiokeola Preschool:

Open to children 24 months through 5 years old. The program seeks to foster an environment based on Christian Values where children will develop socially, emotionally, artistically, physically, intellectually and spiritually through hands-on cooperative learning experiences. For specific program information, please click on the preschool menu tab.

Waiokeola Mom's Time Off:

A toddler co-op program designed for children 20 months through 3 years. The program meets twice a week for 2.5 hours. For specific information, please click on the MTO menu tab.

Youth Group:

Members of the Waiokeola Youth Group gather on Sunday mornings where teens can be with friends and worship. We welcome any youth from 12-18 years of age who want someplace that:

  • allows you to be yourself
  • will include anyone, no matter where you've been
  • will allow you to learn about the Bible & the Awesome Plan Jesus Christ has for you
  • will include you to be part of a cool youth group

Awana:

Meets Fridays from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Ages 3 through 6th grade. Registration required.

Adult Education:

Educational opportunities abound through Discovery Groups. See Fellowship tab for discription and times.  Bible studies and prayer groups, and short term study groups offered throughout the year a variety of subjects.

           
Food Bank
Hawaii Food Bank

Waiokeola Congregational Church UCC
Thanksgiving dinner for Youth Outreach