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Janurary 14, 2010
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GLIDE MEMORIAL HONORS DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR WITH SPECIAL SUNDAY CELEBRATIONS ON JANUARY 17, 2010  
 
WHAT

Glide Memorial United Methodist Church to host special Sunday Celebrations in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with poetry, music and words from Reverend Cecil Williams.
 
WHEN

Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 9am and 11am

WHO

Reverend Cecil Williams, Glide’s Founder and Minister of Liberation, YouthSpeaks Poets, Members of Glide’s Ministry Team including, Janice Mirikitani, Founding President of the Glide Foundation, Pastor Donald Guest and Pastor Karen Oliveto

WHERE

Glide Memorial United Methodist Church’s Sanctuary, 330 Ellis Street, San Francisco (enter on Taylor Street)

TICKETS

Glide’s Sunday Celebrations are free and open to the public.

FOR MORE INFO

Call 415.674.6000 or visit www.GLIDE.org

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Appointed by Mrs. Coretta Scott King, Reverend Cecil Williams has served for over 26 years as the Northern California chairperson of the Martin Luther King Birthday Observance Committee. For over 45 years, Reverend Cecil Williams has expanded the limits of spirituality, compassion and diversity as Founder and Minister of Liberation of Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. As minister, author, social activist, lecturer, community leader and spokesperson for the poor and marginalized, Reverend Williams is respected and recognized as a national leader on the forefront of change and in the struggle for civil and human rights.  His ministry underscores his roots in liberation theology.

 

ABOUT GLIDE

Located at Ellis and Taylor in the Tenderloin, one of San Francisco's harshest urban environments, Glide Foundation is an oasis that has serves the poor and disenfranchised.

 

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