Martin Luther King Jr. – The Courage and Faith to Change the World

Today, we honor the life of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by serving our communities and celebrating his legacy.

martin-luther-king-jr-coretta-scott-kissDr. Martin Luther King Jr.  January 15, 1929  –  April 4, 1968

Dr. King’s life left us an incredible testimony of what one man can do with Courage, Faith, Hope, Perseverance and a daily walk guided by God.  In celebration of Dr. King’s great life here are some of his everyday moments and his words that show us the man he was and the great man he became.

MLK Jr with family playing pianoFamily piano lessons at home

Dr. King At News Conference At HospitalMLK Jr with wife and mother Alberta King at hospital recovering after being stabbed in 1958

MLK Jr with first daughter, BerniceCelebrating the beauty of fatherhood with wife Coretta and daughter, Bernice

MLK on the road conducting business Making moves and looking good conducting the business of change 1960’s style

MLK with Harry BelefonteSharing a moment of laughter with Harry Belafonte in 1963

Coretta Scott King Talking with ParishionerCoretta Scott King after Sunday service in 1964 – What a beauty

mlk with childrenLast official family photo in 1963

Each one of us has a personal mission and life’s journey that has the capacity to impact mankind.

What will you do with Dr. King’s example to contribute to the greater good?