Indiana Wesleyan University Invites Community to Celebrate MLK

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Join us January 17 to mark Dr. King’s 85th birthday as we celebrate the dream of radical, revolutionary love that still inspires the world with an evening of music and reception to follow.

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And I'll tell you, I've seen the lightning flash. I've heard the thunder roll. I felt sin-breakers dashing, trying to conquer my soul. But I heard the voice of Jesus saying still to fight on. He promised never to leave me, never to leave me alone.

IWU will host a community-wide celebration to honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Friday, January 17, 2014 at 6:30pm. The MLK Celebration Concert, Living the Dream, takes place in the auditorium of the Phillippe Performing Arts Center on the main campus of Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, IN.

Indiana Wesleyan University’s Multicultural Enrichment Council will present an evening of gospel music featuring more than 120 voices comprised of IWU students, faculty, staff and the Grant County community.  Immediately following the concert, a reception will be held in the IWU student center commons with live entertainment from the IWU Jazz Combo.

The concert is free and open to the public; tickets are now available through the performing arts center box office. For more information, call the box office at 765-677-2610.

Indiana Wesleyan University is an evangelical Christian comprehensive university of The Wesleyan Church. The University, founded in 1920, is committed to global liberal arts and professional education.

More than 3,000 students are enrolled in traditional programs on the University’s main campus in Marion, Indiana. Nearly 12,500 adult learners attend classes at education centers in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio, and online.

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