Hokuloa UCC welcomes the Rev. Dr. Jeff Glass as our new Interim Minister.

Pastor Jeff has served churches on the Mainland and in Hawai'i.  He has served in solo pastor and interim minister positions, denominational offices, and has written a book on sharing your faith.

Pastor Jeff will begin part time services, and plans to join us full-time when his family relocates to the Big Island shortly.

"E Komo Mai" Pastor Jeff!


Come and join us,Your Church by the Ocean

at 9 am.

Ps 145 3,  The Lord is trustworthy in all He promises and faithful in all He does

Your Church by the Ocean on Beautiful Puako Bay
between Waikoloa and Kawaihae on The Big Island of Hawaii

Come and Worship




 9 am Sunday Mornings

(presently on Zoom)
One Hour of Worship
followed by 
Talk Story / Conversation



  • Welcome Island Visitors

  • Food for HIV/Aids Foundation

  • Prayer Support Group

  • Homeless Transition

  • Host Recovery Groups

  • Ocean Front Transition

  • Chuukese and Marshallese Ministries


The church was built in 1858 under the direction of American missionary Lorenzo Lyons.  Active congregation re-established in 1990. Now a progressive congregation with participants from across the U.S. and the world.


Physical Location: 
69-1600 Puako Beach Drive, PUAKO
The Big Island of Hawaii


Mailing Address:
Hokuloa United Church of Christ

PO Box 384239
Waikoloa HI 96738

(808) 883-8295


Hokuloa  United Church of Christ is in covenant with the National United Church of Christ,
a mainline Protestant Christian denomination. 
No matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here. 


Your Church by the Ocean           Updated 4/1/2021