Joshua was standing on the edge of the water. It was late spring, and the Jordan River was at flood stage so the Israelites would not be able to ‘naturally’ cross the river. Joshua probably had a myriad of thoughts running through his mind — about 38 years’ worth. Thirty-eight years earlier the people had… Read more »

Radiant Happenings! December 1st

In the thick of this Christmas season, pressure can begin to mount as we begin preparations for Christmas parties, dinners, traveling to be with family or close friends, and of course the purchasing of numerous gifts that will be given. It’s in those moments where we must make a purposeful and concerted effort not to… Read more »

Superkid Academy – December 1

Commander’s Corner: It’s Christmas time!!!  The lights are shining on rooftops, Christmas trees are glistening inside of homes, and the story of the birth of Jesus is being told!  Our December series in Superkid Academy is called “Jesus Unwrapped.”  We will teach the Superkids all about Jesus, and  the true meaning of Christmas.  We’ll start off this week reading… Read more »

Superkid Academy – November 24

Commander’s Corner: I pray everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving and time to gather around the table with your family.  Speaking of gathering around the table, this week in Superkid Academy, the children are learning about how Daniel and his friends gathered around the King’s table.  But there were some things on that table that they were not… Read more »

Radiant Happenings! November 24th

HAPPY BLESSED THANKSGIVING RADIANT WOMEN!! As we celebrate the day of Thanksgiving, I know many of us will bow our heads and hearts to offer a prayer of Thanksgiving to our Heavenly Father; to recall all our Lord has BLESSED us with. While many scriptures will be remembered and used in that prayer, I believe… Read more »

The Greatest King – David (in his early years)

Introduction The second King of Israel was David, and he was the best leader Israel had as a King. God called David a man after his own heart. I’m going to take you through a look at the earliest and most famous story of David- the killing of Goliath. David’s faith displayed in this story… Read more »

What About 2023?

Here is an awesome scripture for you today. First John 4:4 tells us, “Little children, youare of God [you belong to Him] and have [already] defeated and overcome them [the agents ofthe antichrist], because He Who lives in you is greater (mightier) than he who is in the world”(Amplified Bible, Classic Edition). Praise God! No… Read more »

14forty Youth Blog – November 17, 2022

EVERY MINUTE, EVERY DAY, ALL FOR GOD’S GLORY! 14forty Pastors Kathryn Hanley, Holden Hanley, and Ara Veney. Hello 14forty Family, and welcome to our blog page. This is where we will keep you informed and up to date on what’s happening in 14forty.  UPCOMING EVENTS: For more information, click on the picture or visit emic.org/events…. Read more »

Radiant Happenings! November 17th

Have you ever said, or thought, “God, I don’t understand what You’re doing or why this is happening?” It’s often said out of two motives, either you are truly curious, or, you are frustrated and want answers! Whichever motive it is, did you know you can actually know the mind of God? You sure can,… Read more »

Superkid Academy – November 17

Commander’s Corner: Gobble, gobble! We are continuing our series called sweet fruits this week and celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday. The Superkids will learn about the yummy fruits of kindness and goodness this week. During this Thanksgiving week, I encourage you to give your children fun activities to do that will remind them about God’s goodness…. Read more »