Pastor Jonathan’s passion is a love for God’s people. He wants everyone in the local church from little children to seniors to grow in knowing Jesus Christ. He believes in the transforming power of prayer and values Christian community as a Biblical expression of the living power of the Holy Spirit. He focuses on preaching, teaching, leadership development and congregational care.
Locally born and raised, Pastor Kendal is called to serve in our church connecting people to one another and the Lord. He also has a passion in building bridges with our Kalihi community. His greatest hope is to see everyone actively involved in personal evangelism, local outreach, and world missions. He seeks to empower the church to share the gospel of Jesus Christ via prayer, provision, and participation.
Sepe Asher Ochoa
Sepe Asher Ochoa was born and raised on the island of Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). She is married to Eddie Ochoa and has 4 young adult children. Joining the KUC team in 2013, as the Office Manager, Sepe works directly under the Senior Pastor and oversees the office and volunteers. Sepe is culturally and socially intertwine with ethnically diverse churches and ministries that partner with KUC. She is a certified interpreter and translator and worked in the social arena for the last 15+ years. She also directs the Dance Ministry, teaches hula and Creative Sign dance at Kalihi Union Church. Sepe enjoys worshipping our Lord and making new friends all over the world.