What is the cost?
- "The Road Less Traveled" - Embracing sacrifice and redemptive suffering in preparation for Easter
- "Embracing the Cross" - What vices or bad habits can we specifically work on getting rid of this Lent to prepare our hearts for Him at Easter?
- "Desert Song" - A spirituality-focused walk with Christ in the desert
- "Saving Ninevah" - A look at the book of Jonah and how Ninevah was transformed over 40 days of fasting and sacrifice
- Opening Prayer/Reflection integrated with music
- Introductory Activity
- Two talks with transitional music between talks
- Group Discussion/Q&A
- Closing Prayer with music
What is the cost?
- EPIC Ministry does not charge a fee for this service. However, a freewill offering is asked to be taken up at the end of each evening to support the work and mission of the ministry.
- Yes! The presenters have years of experience in developing meaningful, inspiring talks in a variety of ways and on a variety of topics.
- Depending on the number of requests and the length of the requested missions, the presenters can only commit to a small number of parishes on a first-come, first-serve basis.
- It is possible (depending on scheduling), however, the parish is responsible for travel and lodging expenses.
- DALLAS CARTER is a well-known dynamic Catholic speaker and catechist who has given talks in venues from small groups to the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress. He has two degrees in theology and is currently the President of EPIC Ministry.
- KAINOA FUKUMOTO is an established diocesan musician, parochial school principal, and experienced Catholic presenter. He is the founder of EPIC Ministry. Kainoa has been a guest presenter and featured speaker at various retreats, conferences and special events.
- JOSHUA KAPIKA is a professional musician whose talents never cease to amaze and inspire audiences. He is a seasoned ministry leader and currently serves as Vice President of EPIC Ministry as well as a Chapter Coordinator.
- MALCOLM ZARA is an engaging Catholic speaker who inspires others to follow Christ more intimately and closely. A proven young adult leader, Malcolm serves as the leader of EPIC Ministry as its Executive Director.
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Lenten Mission Talks 2019
- March 22, 2019: Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, Downtown Honolulu
- March 25, 2019: St. Catherine Church, Kapa'a (Kaua'i)
- March 27-29, 2019: St. Stephen Church, Nu'uanu
- April 8-9, 2019: Sacred Heart Church, Punahou
Lenten Mission Talks 2020
- March 2-3, 2020: Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Wahiawa
- March 9-10, 2020: Resurrection of the Lord, Waipio
- March 18-19, 2020: St. Stephen Church, Nu'uanu
Lenten Mission Talks 2021
- February 24, 2021: St. Elizabeth Church, Aiea
- March 4-5, 2021: Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Wahiawa