Lihue Missionary Church enjoyed Makanalani family camp this July. They are a group made up of families who are fire fighters and paramedics in Kauai. We had such a wonderful time showing them the animals and helping them pick guava and other fruit. We are always excited to host these family groups, bringing everyone closer [...]
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5th & 6th graders from St. Catherine's School, Kauai had huge summer fun at Makanalani Kid's Camp. We are so pleased to have the young people here at Makanalani & very impressed by their enthusiasm & sense of fun & purpose. 5th & 6th graders from St. Catherine's School, Kauai have fun at Makanalani [...]
This Spring we hosted 9th graders from Oahu, Kauai, Maui & the Big Island with help from our friends at Young Life. We had beach days, hikes & lots of other activities. They are a wonderful group that we always very much enjoy hosting. We look forward every year to a new group of 9th [...]
A fun video about JoJo's Shave Ice & Kauai Motorcycle Rentals. These, along with Naikela Botanicals are some of the businesses that help keep Makanalani available for the many children & groups we have visit.
Have you wanted to see more of beautiful Makanalani? This video from our friends at Kauai TV gives you a behind the scenes look at the farm & more about what we do for Makanalani Kids.
We've all heard of Solomon's Temple, but there is a lot more to King Solomon than just that, amazing feat though it is. We learn most of what we know of Solomon from the Book of Kings & the Book of Chronicles about Solomon the wealthy & wise. Solomon was the son of King David [...]
Of all of the Hebrew kings, David is perhaps the most famous. Not only did his faith allow him to slay the giant Goliath, but he was also one of the greatest kings of the Hebrew nation. And, even more importantly, he was the ancestor of Jesus. David was also a refined gentleman, a poet [...]
Saul (Hebrew שָׁאוּל) was the first to unite Judah & the Kingdom of Israel. It was when the Jewish people moved from being scattered tribes to truly being a nation. (And, we can assume, was the namesake for the famous Saul who became Paul in the New Testament.) The Bible tells us of the life of Saul, [...]
Yes, Thanksgiving is still weeks away, but it's one of our favourite holidays, so we thought we'd write about it throughout the month. Of course, we are all thankful every day for the many blessings of our Lord, but the holiday season of Thanksgiving & Christmas & the time spent with family & friends allows [...]
Whoever is the leader of our particular nation here on earth, we all know who is the King of Kings. But worldly rulers do exist & have existed for all of history. In the story of Judah there were some 40+ kings, all loyal to the Lord. In this period leading up to the blessed [...]