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The Oldest Newspaper West Of The Rocky Mountains, founded in 1843.


The Friend is published five times a year by the Hawai’i Conference of the United Church of Christ. It is available to readers free of charge! To read The Friend, click on the edition date below.

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- Hawai‘i Conference Foundation forms Nature Conservancy Partnership

- Book Review: The Heathen School (Don Sevetson also has a review of this book in the newsletter of the New England Historical Association on page 21. Click HERE for the newsletter.)

- New Stewardship Resources (OCWM)

- Photos: Western Regional Youth Event

- 192nd ‘Aha Pae‘aina Highlights

- Special Sundays Worship Resources

- Tips on Being Good Stewards of the Earth











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