Please browse this page to get a general overview of the ministries at HKC and use the links on this page to explore some of our ministries in more detail. More ministry pages are coming soon!
At HKC, Children’s Ministry spans from birth to 6th grade and includes a variety of ministries, activities, and events. Each Sunday morning during both services, we offer nursery care and Sunday School class for all ages. During the school year, we have an AWANA Club for ages 3 to 6th grade. Summer months are packed with Vacation Bible School and other family activities! Every year on October 31st, HKC hosts Fall Fun Fest from 6 pm to 8 pm – come join us for food, fellowship, and games. Throughout the year, we have many other activities and events. For more information, contact Darci Steiner or click here.
Early Learning Center
Hawaii Kai Church Early Learning Center is a state-licensed, NAEYC accredited preschool serving families ages 2 years, 8 months through pre-kindergarten. As a mission of Hawaii Kai Church, the Early Learning Center's purpose is to be of service to families and children of the Hawaii Kai community by providing a loving learning environment where Christian values are the guiding principles. For more information, contact Char Sato, Danielle Cunha, or click here.
Global Mission Team (GMT)
The HKC Global Mission Team exists to make Jesus Christ known to all peoples through hearing, believing, and obeying the Gospel. GMT consists of a Community Team, State Team, National Team, and International Team all of which focus on prayer, giving, going, learning, and follow-up. For more information, contact Pastor Dave Oda.
This team is involved with a variety of church events, from preparation and set up of Sunday morning refreshments to organization and coordination of church potlucks and other special events. For more information, contact our church office.
Ka Wai Ola
This ministry is for those who would like to use their gift of dancing hula to worship the Lord. For more information, contact our church office.
HKC’s Prayer Ministry involves a couple different aspects – a Sunday evening prayer meeting and the HKC prayer chain. For more information, contact Pastor Dave Oda.
Preteen Ministry is designed to reach out to students ages 9-12 by reaching them with the gospel, teaching them God's word, and helping them grow in their walk with Jesus Christ. Preteen students are invited to join us on Monday nights from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The evening begins with games then moves into an age-appropriate and gender-specific Bible study followed by dinner. For more information, contact Darci Steiner, Pastor Dave Oda, or click here.
The Seniors of HKC meet regularly for fellowship, teaching, and encouragement. For more information, contact our church office.
Small Group Ministry
The purpose of a small group is to study God's Word while incorporating prayer, accountability, and fellowship. Additionally, each small group incorporates sermon discussion where they can intimately discuss how to apply the Word of God to our lives. For more information, contact Danielle Cunha or click here.
Sunday Morning Worship
Music ministry is a team of instrumentalists and vocalists that lead God’s people in worship each Sunday Morning. The sound and multimedia team operate the audio and video equipment in support of the music ministry. For more information, contact Elder Josh Gumbert.
Ushers & Greeting Team
Sunday Morning Greeters welcome people as they arrive to church, provide nametags, and direct newcomers. Ushers hand out worship guides, help people find seats, take up the offering, and make sure the Worship Center is ready for the next service. For more information, contact Elder Josh Gumbert.
A place for Jr. High and High School Students to come fellowship and learn God’s Word, HKC’s Youth Ministry has two main parts – Wednesday Night Youth Group and Sunday Morning Worship and Bible Study. From 6 pm to 8 pm on Wednesdays, join the youth for Crossroads. Crossroads seeks to glorify God through evangelism, edifications, and equipping young people through the preaching and teaching of God's Word. On Sunday morning, Youth can attend service at 8:45 am then join together for a Bible study during the 10:30 am service. HKC Youth also has special activities throughout the year including Summer Camp, beach outings, scavenger hunts, and other fun activities. For more information, contact Pastor Amel Dominguez or click here.