Each Sunday, there is an opportunity to participate in worship in several ways including ushering/greeting, being lay reader and leading the congregation through our spiritual time together. Ushering is a great way to start. You can make a onetime commitment and get to know people as you hand out bulletins. Contact the church office at 254-3802, windwarducc@hawaii.rr.com.

FOOD PANTRY Wednesdays, 10-11:30 AM. Donate nonperishable items food with current expiration dates to help our neighbors in need. Please bring your cans and packages on Sunday or to the office during regular hours. Contact Diane Esecson for more info.

THRIFT SHOP Wednesdays, 10am-1pm. The Windward Thrift Shop volunteers of Lois and Harold Hoof and Lynda Jones are fresh off their much-needed summer vacations. Come by the shop and see some extravagant bargains. Thank you to the summer crew of Carol Asuncion, Sam Failla and Ruth Stepulis who stepped up to keep this important community ministry going. Please leave donations in the bin in the sanctuary or in the office during the week. Contact 254-3802 or windwarducc@hawai.rr.com.

CENTERING PRAYER Thursdays, 10 – 10:30 AM An extraordinary way to pray. It has been called “resting in God.” Contact Jean, 628 400-2644, cohawaii@gmail.com.

Thursday, 10:30 AM The class is currently studying “The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World” by Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu and Douglas Carlton Abrams. Contact Linn Garcia for information at 254-3802. Open to all. Join anytime.

Interested in a gathering for those who serve as primary caregivers for their loved ones? Gatherings would offer a safe space for participants to share their joys and challenges, and occasionally, a newly encountered struggle. Contact Lucinda Keller, 254-3802 windwarducc@hawaii.rr.com, or Alice Taum at 440-3007, alice-taum@centralunionchurch.org.

Updated 9/26/19