NOVEMBER/Nowemapa 2015 – #1

   THE CLOCK Since Hawaii does not use Day Light Saving Time, all those living in Hawaii do not have to deal with the spring and fall side effects of going off and on DST. In Hawaii the time zone is called HAT: Hawaii-Aleutian Time.  (The Aleutian’s islands are part of Alaska). BTW, the city of [Read more...]


FLOOD WARNINGS Throughout September and October, Cell phones DING DING forecasting Emergency Warnings for flash flooding on Oahu. Finally warnings really happen on BYUH campus but no flooding in the Centre for Academic Success.  A small lake "grows" outside the door. The water [Read more...]

Six Month Marker

TIME FLIES Elder and Sister McCollum entered the Missionary Training Centre December 29, 2014.  Now it's July and the sixth month marker has passed!  Elder and Sister McCollum feel that time does go by faster  and faster each week as they serve here on the campus of BYUH. Are Elder and Sister [Read more...]


SUMMER: BRINGS NEW BLOOMS & HEAT The ads in the local papers read, "Summer Specials!".  What?  Wasn't it summer weather in January, over five months ago when Elder and Sister McCollum arrived in Hawaii?  Apparently that was winter! On Oahu, summer days are now longer with [Read more...]