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Worship & Music Ministry

Praise God through music!  Check out the many opportunities to participate in one of the most spiritually uplifting experiences we offer at Harris UMC:  MUSIC!  All ages are included and most do not require experience.  Participants do not have to be members of the church so bring friends.  Child care is provided as requested.


Chancel Choir:  Diane Matsuura, director:  395-8022, matsuurak001@hawaii.rr.com

                              Jordan Goto, choral intern:  230-4046, wjygoto@gmail.com

No previous experience or music reading necessary, all ages children to seniors welcome!  Rehearsals begin August 27 (Saturday workshop 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.) and Sundays following worship beginning August 28, noon to 1:30 p.m. with a snack to tide you over.  All rehearsals in Miyama Hall.


NEW this year, the 3rd Sunday Choir!  No previous rehearsal - come at 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning and join in!  The anthem will be easily learned in a short rehearsal: March 19, May 21.  Invite others to join you and sing in the choir just once a month!


Children's Choir meets every Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m. as part of our Sunday School program.  Jordan Goto, director.


Handbells:  Karen  Carlisle, director:  kdingaling@hotmail.com, 295-2107

Come and Try!  Have you ever been interested in trying handbells with no commitment to join?  Now is your chance. Teens to Seniors Welcome - Bring a friend or two!

          Rehearsals in room 5:

          Heavenly Handbells (Beginners, no music reading necessary) 6:00-7:00 p.m.          

          Halle Halle Ringers (Experienced Ringers) 7:00-8:15 p.m.

          Keiki Joy Ringers:  Children's Community Handbell Choir for 3rd - 5th graders rehearse Mondays, 2:45 - 3:45 p.m. in room 5.  No music reading necessary.  Tutoring available following rehearsal until 5:30 p.m.


Ukulele:  Davy Lee, leader:  dlee78@hawaii.rr.com, 469-9671

Ukulele Fellowship meets Sundays @ 9:00 a.m. in room 5.  Plays at various Harris functions and worship; various types of music--Hawaiian, local, worship.


Prasie Team:  Davy Lee, leader

Meets 3:45 p.m. Sundays to rehearse for 5:00 p.m. Worship.  Praise Music.


Youth Praise Band:  Skylar Yamamoto, leader:  781-5658, playball808@gmail.com

For students in grades 6-12.  Practice at 9:00 a.m.  Sunday mornings in room 16 and play in worship on the 3rd Sundays.  No experience necessary -- Sky will teach you to play the instrument(s)!





"Angels-in-Motion" is a liturgical dance/creative movement group which is part of the Creative Arts Ministry of the Harris United Methodist Church. This group meets weekly on Mondays at 5:15-6:15 p.m. and is open to anyone who has a desire to express their faith through dance and movement. (recommended ages: teen and up). The group has performed during special services at church or when asked to dance to special hymns, scriptures or sung responses which are part of the regular worship service. If you are interested in joining this group, please contact Mel Billingsley by leaving a message at the church office, 536-9602.





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Date:  Sunday, July 29, 2017

Time:  5:00 p.m.

Place:  Harris United Methodist Church, 20 S. Vineyard Boulevard, Honolulu


Our annual Christmas in Summer event is fast approaching!  Plan to come and meet the people and children face to face from the Institute for Human Services (IHS)...eat and talk with them...Christ stands at the door to lead us - let us open our doors with hospitality!


Volunteers are needed to assist in putting together this annual meal for those from IHS.  Sign-up sheets will soon be available in the courtyard before and after Sunday morning service.  As usual, refreshments will be served in the courtyard before dinner, along with music and games to entertain everyone!

Santa will join us during the meal!

Please volunteer and join us in the celebration!

For further infromation, contact Dennis Pacht:  808-488-7591.


Sunday Services

• Japanese | Sunday 9:00 a.m.

• English | Sunday 10:45 a.m.

• Evening | Sunday 5:00 p.m.


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Harris United Methodist Church <map>

20 South Vineyard Blvd, Honolulu HI 96813

Office Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 3pm


phone: (808) 536.9602 | fax (808) 536.9604

Email: info@harrisumc.org


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