It is, arguably, the most critical time in the lives of people – their teen age years. Volatile, drama, pressure, acceptance, rejection, depression, temptation, sex, pain, hopeless, suicide. These words describe what young people go through. Where do they find meaning to life, purpose? Our guests have a heart for young people and a calling to help them find meaning through Christ.
Pastor Michele Okimura is the Children’s and Youth Pastor of Hope Chapel Lifespring. She is the author of the book Dancing With Father, which brings healing to the hearts of women. She is married to Pastor Rob Okimura.
Pastor Scottie Kobayashi is the youth pastor at Moanalu Gardens Missionary Church. He is a graduate of Hawaii Baptist Academy and University of Hawaii.
Pastor Mark Palompo is a Campus Pastor at New Hope Central Oahu under the leadership of his father Senior Pastor Mike Palompo. Mark and his wife, Jalee have a passion to see young people rise up to their fullest potential in the Lord. He graduated from Life Pacific College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies and an emphasis in Youth Ministry.
1 Timothy 4:12 “Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.”