artwork for announcements: John blowing the conch shell ("pu").

Announcements, January 31, 2018

Don’t miss the Candlemas Evensong this Sunday, Feb. 4! See here for more info!

Time to start thinking about Ash Wednesday, February 14! Each year the Altar Guild makes ashes for Ash Wednesday from Palm Crosses. We will be collecting starting now until February 11th. If you have any Palm Crosses from previous years, you may bring them to the cathedral. Baskets are provided in the Narthex area of the church.

The Pacific Peace Forum meets the first Friday of each month, at 6:00 pm in the Von Holt Room. See here for their next meeting.

The Order of the Daughters of the King (DOK), Queen Emma Chapter, meets monthly on the first Sunday of each month as 12 noon in the Von Holt Annex. See here for more information!

Kilani Ventura’s funeral has been scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 17, 15 10 am. Visitation will be from 9 to10, and a reception will follow.

Lost anything? Our Lost and Found collection is at the Reception Desk in the Church Office. We have quite a collection of reading glasses, as well as a few other items. If you are missing something, you are welcome to come and check!

Updated Member Directories are now available in the Cathedral office.

The Christian Book Club meets each Wednesday, 9:00-10:00 am in the Manger. Please read this article about this year’s selection!

Bible Study meets each Wednesday at 10:00 am in the Von Holt Rm.

Attention Lay Readers: We have printed lectionary sheets for each upcoming Sunday that can be used to prepare ahead of time. Packets will be left in the sacristy for your convenience.

Godly Play and The Rock (program for older kids) continues. See here for current program.

eNews Deadline is noon on Tuesday for each Wednesday’s eNews! We love to post news of all ministry groups in the Cathedral, as well as events and opportunities of interest to the Cathedral community. Please send items to

Welcome Newcomers! Please fill out a newcomer card found in the pews and at the narthex table — Leave your information stub with an usher or drop it in the offertory plate. Mahalo and hope to meet you soon!