The hand of God is simply amazing! Have you ever had the urge to do something only to find out the party you supported was actually praying for it? This has happened to me many times. Allow me to give you one of my latest examples. I ran into a family when I […]
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Below you will find posted – weekly- devotionals from various members of the body of Christ here at KC. Each article has been gently edited by our staff and nothing posted here is intentionally controversial or in opposition to our core beliefs. We hope that through this medium you will get a feel for the heartbeat of the people who have chosen to live together in this faith community we call Kawaiahaʻo Church.
“But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 ESV https://www.bible.com/59/2co.12.9.esv “For by grace, you have been saved through faith.
“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 ESV https://www.bible.com/59/isa.41.10.esv Of all the years I have been working with disabled folks and Kapuna, I think their greatest pain
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love, he predestined us for adoption to
“Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world— the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride of life —is not from the Father but is from
“Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. And after fasting for forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. And the tempter came and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread.” But he answered,
“Thus says the Lord: “Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool; what is the house that you would build for me, and what is the place of my rest? All these things my hand has made, and so all these things came to be, declares the Lord. But this is the one
“He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and treated others with contempt: “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee, standing by himself, prayed thus: ‘God, I thank you that I am not like other
“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1 ESV https://www.bible.com/59/gen.1.1.esv I recently reflected on a quote that sticks deeply in my mind. If you want to create your own rules, create your own Universe. There are certain passages in the Bible that challenge my moral thinking. Wait a
“And I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, keep them in your name, which you have given me, that they may be one, even as we are one. I in them and you in me, that they may become perfectly