Helpful Resources

Diocese of Honolulu http://www.catholichawaii.org 808.585-3300

  • Becoming a Catholic
  • Catholic Living
  • News & Events

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357

  • Ma’ili Land Transitional Housing Program (Oahu)
  • Housing Assistance Program
  • Supportive Services for Veteran Families

HOPE Services Hawaii www.hopeserviceshawaii.org 808.935.3050

  • Homeless Outreach (Big Island)
  • Emergency Shelters & Transitional Housing (Big Island)
  • Housing Assistance Program (Big Island)
  • Representative Payee Services (Big Island)
  • Affordable Rental Housing (Big Island)

St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii Franciscan Vistas Ewa (for Seniors) franciscanvistasewa.com 808.681.4000

Sisters of St. Francis Our Lady of Kea’au ourladyofkeaau.org 808.696.7255

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357

HOPE Services Hawaii www.hopeserviceshawaii.org 808.935.3050

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357

  • Mary Jane Home – Residential Services
  • Community-Based Pregnancy Services

Diocesan Respect Life Office 808.203.6722

  • Gabriel Project
  • Rachel’s Vineyard

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357

  • Youth & Family Support Services
  • Adoption Services Program
  • Family Counseling

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357

  • Immigrant & Refugee Services
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) assistance

Diocesan Prison Ministry Office 808.203.6722HOPE Services Hawaii www.hopeserviceshawaii.org 808.935.3050

Catholic Charities Hawaii www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org 808.521.4357 Senior Services St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii www.stfrancishawaii.org

  • St. Francis Health Services for Senior Citizens 808.547.6883
  • Franciscan Adult Day Center 808.988.5678
  • Franciscan Vistas Ewa 808.681.4000

St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii www.stfrancishawaii.org 808.547.6883

  • Hospice
  • Home Care Services
  • Health Services for Seniors
  • Lifeline
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • Ethics Center
  • Palliative Care

Parish Picnic

Date:  Sunday, September 8, 2019 Location: Spensor Beach Park Pavilion Time 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hotdogs and hamburgers will be served, game is in Beach floaties will be provided for the kids. To help set up and cooking please call Maile at 808-895-3168.Our Church...

Hunger-Free Keiki Program

Our Hunger-free Keiki Ministry is requesting your assistance in providing weekend snacks for homeless and chronically hungry keiki in our local schools . Items needed are:   Hershey White Milk (8 oz.) single serve boxes  Kellog's single serve cereal variety packs...

Prayerful Novenas

To help people pray more, the USCCB Project Rachel Ministry director shared the following website of various novenas: http://www.praymorenovenas.com/st-joseph-novena/ #ixzz514tn7wQG Novenas are a "prayerful activity" that the entire parish and all her ministries can...

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Since the preparation for the Sacraments administered in 2019 has been successfully completed, it is now time again to begin gathering those adults who are interested in professing their faith as Catholics. The next RCIA instruction sessions begin in September 2019 to...

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Click on image below to start shopping! Our Church Locations Annunciation Catholic Church in Waimea 65-1235 Kawaihae Road Kamuela, HI 96743  Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 301, Kamuela, HI 96743   Ascension Mission Catholic Church in Puako 69-1789 Puako Beach...

Our Father Sacred Gestures – The Lord’s Prayer

In an effort to provide a unique & personalized experience we have been provided permission to incorporate hand gestures when we recite The Lord's Prayer. Participating with these hand gestures is optional, however, if you choose to join us here is a helpful...

2019 Marriage Encounter Weekends

A Weekend of Discovery, a Lifetime of Love. Worldwide Marriage Encounter is a weekend for married Christian couples who value their relationship and desire a richer, fuller life together. Attend a Marriage Encounter weekend and learn the tools needed to keep your...

Hawaiian Airlines Partnership

Annunciation Catholic Church is now part of the Hawaiian Airlines Preferred Affiliate Program. With this program, parishioners and visitors will receive the following benefits: 5% discount on all transpacific web fares booked through our Preferred Affiliate page,...

Let Us Pray For You

Click on this Prayer Image, or this LINK, to be directed to our Prayer Request Form.  God Bless You and please keep us updated should you need any other prayers, or to give a prayer of Thanksgiving! Our Church Locations Annunciation Catholic Church in Waimea 65-1235...

Download our Parish App!

Our Annunciation app is available to download for smartphones, as well as iPads another tablet, stay connected with our parish and prayers, daily readings, our parish calendar, bulletins, monthly newsletters and much more! Download our app today by texting APP  to...

J.O.Y. Gathering

J.O.Y. (Just Older Youth... Kupuna) Gathering. Join us as we celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary’s birthday on Thursday, September 12 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Annunciation Parish Hall for a luncheon, group rosary, entertainment and birthday cake. Sign up sheet available after...

Vacation Bible School Slideshow

Our youth and leaders enjoyed our Third Annual Vacation Bible School July 15 - 19, 2019 in Waimea.  Thank you to the leaders, parents, grandparents and youth for making our Digging for Treasures VBS so successful.   Here's a video of our week together for you to...

FRAUD ALERT!… A message from Fr. Stephen

Fr. Stephen will never send you an email, or have someone call on his behalf, asking for money, gift card, or bail.  This is happened to our Bishop and Fr. Lio twice!  Also, Social Security will never call you with a problem or fraud alert; and no government agency...

Our Church Locations

Directions to Annunciation Church From Resort Areas:

Directions From all Resorts:

  • Continue on HI-19.  Drive towards Kawaihae Rd.
  • Turn right onto HI-19 / Kawaihae Rd.  Continue for 7.9 miles.
  • Turn right onto Kawaihae Rd.  Continue for 1.9 miles.
  • Church will be on your right.
Directions to Ascension Mission From Resort Areas:

Directions From Waikoloa & Mauna Lani Resort Areas:

  • Turn left onto HI-19.
  • Turn left onto Puako Beach Drive.
  • Continue for 2.1 miles.
  • Church will be on your left.

Directions From Hapuna Resort:

  • Turn left onto HI-19.
  • Turn right onto Puako Beach Drive.
  • Continue for 2.1 miles.
  • Church will be on your left.

Directions From Mauna Kea Resort:

  • Turn right onto HI-19.
  • Turn right onto Puako Beach Drive.
  • Continue for 2.1 miles.
  • Church will be on your left.