April 13, 2019

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The classroom at Palolo Elementary School resounded with a happy din as eight high school students and 11 fifth-graders assembled for their final after-school mentoring session, supervised by adult staffers from YouthGrace,...

April 3, 2018

Principal Griffiths spoke the words but the sound was seemingly not coming from his mouth.  I know he was simply talking a succinct, challenging sentence but the words themselves were shimmering with colors and mysteries. When God wants to tell us something the message...

February 16, 2018

            The Common Grace flag is flying at half-mast today because of the school shooting tragedy in Florida. It hurts so badly. We feel the grief of the families and friends of the slain students. And that lost, furious teenager with the heavy gun—all are in our p...

November 22, 2017

Common Grace is a mentoring program focused on putting children in the third to sixth grades on a new, positive path. More than 20 Oʻahu elementary schools and one on Kauaʻi participate in this life-changing program. Many of the children we mentor lash out in the class...

August 15, 2017

July 21, 2017 at 7:56 AM

By Geoff Herbert gherbert@syracuse.com,

A disturbing video shows five Florida teens laughing and taunting a disabled man drowning instead of helping him.

NBC Miami reports the clip, filmed by one of the teenagers on their cell phone, has gone vira...

June 10, 2016

Hello! My name is Ashton Sasser and I am the newest intern for Common Grace. I recently graduated as a junior from Kaimuki High School. With my time at Common Grace I have been able to express my ideas in ways of the things I do best. I work with social media and websi...

April 14, 2016

Boarding the plane at San Jose, bound for home in Honolulu.  Fellow passengers and I stow our stuff in the overheads, figure out what to do with the superfluous, shrink-wrapped blankets and decide which seat belts go with which seat.  Can’t help noticing the arrival of...

January 29, 2016

A tiny gesture reveals his intentions and abilities to simply relate.  Here’s a teenager who is growing in the social graces.  Good for you, McCallen.  You showed me something today.

 

It happened in the cafeteria of Aiea Elementary School, around 4pm on a Wedn...

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