Pule for Hokule’a

On Sunday evening I attended an event at Kawaiaha’o Church to pule (pray) for the voyaging ship, Hokule’a (pictured below).  Hokule’a (Star of Gladness) brings the past to life for the Native Hawaiian people.  This traditional double-hull voyaging canoe built in the 70’s is built like the early vessels that carried the Polynesian people from the south … More Pule for Hokule’a

Ke Kai Wa’a

During a quiet day-retreat in May 2013, I felt God speaking to me through the metaphor of a boat on the ocean about His desire to direct my life as I yield to him.  The poem seemed to flow straight from the heart of God into my journal; He the writer, and I the scribe. … More Ke Kai Wa’a