Today at Messiah we celebrated the 10th anniversary of Pastor Brad Otto’s ordination. Michelle Mote’s 10th anniversary as a youth worker. Associate in Ministry Lynette Bartel’s 30th year serving Messiah and the 50th ordination anniversary of Pastor Nathan Huang. Wow, what a day. These leaders represent a century of combined ministry leadership. 

 The third service: 

 The early service:  


Today we celebrated the 50th anniversary of Pastor Nathan Huang, the first Lutheran pastor ordained in Hawaii.   

Check out this good looking young pastor:

Brad’s first act as pastor was to baptize his wife.   


They even figured out it was my birthday and acknowledged it, albeit with discretion.