—South Bay Junior Academy Student Reaches 1,000-Book Reading Goal—
Congratulations to South Bay Junior Academy fourth-grader London Johnson for completing her goal of reading 1,000 books in one year! Her project culminated live on Facebook where she read aloud her 1,000th book—which happens to be her first authored book, called “London and the 1000 Books.” In the process of completing this endeavor, she co-founded London’s Learning, Inc., a 501(c)3 organization. The mission of London’s Learning, Inc. is to help other children discover the leader within through literacy.
Learn more about South Bay Junior Academy: http://www.sbja.com/
Learn More about London’s Readathon: https://www.londonsreadathon.org/
—February Recorder Highlights Service—
“I am among you as one who serves” graces the front cover of the February Recorder. Carrying on the Love-Serve-Lead themes for 2020 – February is all about service. With articles like “Service is the Answer” (pg 5) and “It’s All About Jesus: The Ultimate Perspective on Serving Others,” (pg. 8) you will be inspired and uplifted. You can find the Recorder online as well as receiving it in your mailbox each month.
Recorder online: https://adventistfaith.com/recorder/
—Faith For Today Names Roy Ice New Speaker—
Faith For Today is a television ministry committed to sharing God’s grace with the world through broadcast media. That’s been the mission since 1950, when Faith For Today launched its live inspirational television drama on ABC from New York City, making it the longest running religious television broadcast in the world! Pastor Roy Ice was named the new speaker/director of Faith For Today in January. Many blessings to Faith For Today, headquartered right here at the Pacific Union Conference office building! And Happy 70th Anniversary!
Learn more: https://faithfortoday.tv/
—Black History Month: The E. Earl Cleveland Story—
As part of our coverage of Black History Month, Pastor Ricardo Graham shared a story with us about an African-American Pioneer Evangelist, Elder E. Earl Cleveland. Learn more about Cleveland’s friendship with Martin Luther King Jr. in this week’s episode.
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As we seek to be the people who are “living God’s love,” the voice that we hear speaking tenderly and with comfort is the one in John 13:34: “Love one another.” It’s our Valentine’s message.