Tag: Dr. Martin Luther King
Telling the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Sacred Worth book series tells the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and others with “the hope that children may grow to see themselves and all others as… Continue Reading Telling the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Civil Rights Tour Oct. 17-22, 2021
A Civil Rights Tour of the South is planned for Oct 17-22, 2021, led by two women from Kalamazoo Westwood United Methodist Church.
Hearing the voices of Baldwin and King
In a video shared on January 18, 2021, Bishop David Bard asks the church to listen to the voices of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and James Baldwin and “to… Continue Reading Hearing the voices of Baldwin and King
Standing in solidarity with Asbury UMC
The Anti-Bias Anti-Racism Working Group of The Michigan Conference stands in solidarity with Asbury United Methodist Church in Washington, DC, following the vandalism of their “Black Lives Matter” sign.
More work to be done
Rev. Dr. Kevin Smalls celebrates the work of civil rights giant, Rev. Dr. James Lawson, after reading a comment on Facebook about a white-haired man at the funeral of John… Continue Reading More work to be done
United Methodists act against racism
United Methodists joined thousands at a rally on the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King’s death.
The ‘beloved community’
A young adult missionary serving in Detroit reflects on the Civil Rights Movement … past and present.
Letter to Martin
Bishop Woodie White writes his annual birthday letter to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.