Ash Wednesday: February 14 Between 5–6:30 PM in the Sanctuary Lenten Tuesdays: February 20 and 27 - 5-6:60 PM March 6, 13, 20 and 27 - 5-6:30 PM The Last Week written by Marcus J. Borg & John Dominic Crossan will be discussed on the Tuesdays following Ash Wednesday. This book follows the day to day account of Jesus's final week in Jerusalem. Location: Church of the Crossroads Courtyard Join us for music, a light meal, play, discussion and walk the labyrinth
We Are Happy To Present MP3 Recordings Of Our Sermons. Click on the link below to be inspired, challenged, and moved by the words Kahu David. He brings unique perspectives and reflections of life experiences, current issues of peace and justice integrated into the words of the Bible and words and actions of Jesus. Posting the sermons by the end of the week is our goal. They will appear chronologically with the most current at the top. https://crossroadshawaiisermons.podbean.com
Please join us on Monday, January 15 for our annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Peacemaker Service and Celebration - 7 PM in the Sanctuary at Church of the Crossroads. Our award recipient this year is long-time peace and justice activist John Witeck; John was founder of the University of Hawaii Students for a Democratic Society, the Resistance [against the draft], the Labor Community Alliance, Hawaii Union of Socialists, Youth Action, and Hawaii Peoples Fund. He is active as a volunteer serving kupuna in Meals on Wheels,
David Baumgart Turner and Church of the Crossroads have joined hands in a journey. We welcome David and his family and are happy and you are here. Church of the Crossroads is an Open and Affirming (ONA) congregation in the United Church of Christ (UCC). ONA is a designation for congregations and campus ministries who celebrate a covenant of welcome into their full life and ministry to persons of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. For more information, call Kelly at 949-2220 or stop
Church of the Crossroads welcomed David Baumgart Turner on September 3, 2017.
Becoming an LGBTQ Welcoming Church October 9 at 7 – 9pm Why and How to become an LGBTQ Welcoming Church: how to start the discussion, strategies for creating consensus and addressing conflict; insights and strategies from churches who have become LGBTQ welcoming churches. Speakers: Eldon Wegner (Church of the Crossroads, UCC); David Twigg (Ka Hana o Ke Akua, UCC); Pastor Tim Mason (Calvary by the Sea Lutheran Church); Rev. Liz Leavitt (Christ Church Uniting, Disciples and Presbyterian) Too often, a few passages from the Bible are used
Topic: The Bible and LGBTQ Save the date: October 7 *10am - Noon * Too often, a few passages from the Bible are used to justify the oppression of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning people (LGBTQ). People of faith often don’t know the historical purpose of those texts or how to respond when those texts are misused. While most churches say “all are welcome,” LGBTQ people are often made to feel very unwelcome. Thankfully, more progressive churches are rejecting oppressive interpretations of our Biblical