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Devotional Speakers for Winter 2020 Semester

BYU–Hawaii announced Thursday its Winter 2020 devotional schedule. This semester, speakers include members of the leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BYU–Hawaii employees, and other invited guests. Weekly campus devotionals focus on spiritual learning by fostering greater faith and discipleship in Jesus Christ.

Campus devotionals are held in the Cannon Activities Center each Tuesday from 11:00 am to 11:50 am.

Devotionals are free and open to the public. Most talks are streamed live and later archived on the BYU–Hawaii devotionals website.

Here is the complete list of devotional speakers for Winter 2020:


  • 14- Elder Vai Sikahema, of the Seventy
  • 21- President John S. and Sister Susan W. Tanner, University President and wife
  • 28- Elder Russell T. Osguthorpe and Sister Lola Osguthorpe, Church Missionaries


  • 4- Georgi Lukov, Associate Professor, Faculty of Sciences
  • 11- Marcus Martins, Professor, Faculty of Religious Education (David O. McKay Lecture)
  • 18- Elder Paul V. Johnson, General Authority Seventy, CES Commissioner
  • 25- Jarod Hester, Chief Operating Officer, Polynesian Cultural Center


  • 3- Neil Anderson, Professor, Faculty of Education & Social Work
  • 10- Yvonne Ah Sue, Stake Relief Society President, Laie Hawaii Married Student Stake
  • 17- Ban Phung, Associate Professor, Faculty of Arts & Letters
  • 24- Greg Maples, Director of Food Services, Polynesian Cultural Center
  • 31- Christopher Slade, Associate Professor, Faculty of Math & Computing


  • 7- Elder Noel Reynolds and Sister Sydney Reynolds, Church Missionaries