92Q and MLK Weekend

Find out where the 92Q team will be this MLK Holiday Weekend!

 

MLK Labor Breakfast w/ Gloria Sweetlove

January 15, 2020 7:30am – 9:30am Join IMF for their annual labor breakfast featuring Gloria Sweetlove, president of the Tennessee State Conference NAACP.

MLK Commemorative Series 2020 Keynote Event Featuring: Janelle Monáe and Yusef Salaam

Sunday, January 19, 2020 5:30–8 p.m. The event will begin with an inspirational candlelight vigil that bears witness to the shining light that Martin Luther King Jr. was in the world and to the continuing light of his legacy. This will be followed by the MLK Day Writing Contest with Metro Nashville Public Schools, and then the MLK Keynote Panel Address featuring Janelle Monáe, a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, performer, producer and actor, and Yusef Salaam, one of the Exonerated Five, formally known as the Central Park Five. Monáe and Salaam will sit down for a conversation moderated by the Divinity School Dean Emilie M. Townes, the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of Womanist Ethics and Society. Click the image for more info

MLK Day March and Convocation Buses leave from Commons and Kirkland Circle | 9:00 a.m.–1 p.m. (check-in begins at 8 a.m.)

Monday, January 20, 2020 at 8AM- 1PM The March will start at 10:00 a.m. and will culminate in attending the Convocation at TSU’s Gentry Center. Immediately after the Convocation, buses will be available to transport students back to campus. Click the image for more information

Nashville MLK Day 2020

January 20, 2020 8am- 1pm Join IMF for their 31st Anniversary celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King! Click the image for more information
Monday, January 20, 2020 11AM – 5PM Save a life this MLK Day by participating in Hillel’s annual MLK Blood Drive. Take a moment and make a difference. Choose the time that works best for you! Walk-ins will be accommodated but pre-registrants are preferred. Click the image for more details
January 16, 2020 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Join IMF as they discuss the role of faith in the fight for social justice. Be prepared for a truly though provoking discussion!

Women of Faith - Social Justice Panel

January 16, 2020 5:30pm – 8:30pm Join IMF as they discuss the role of faith in the fight for social justice. Be prepared for a truly though provoking discussion!

MLK Commemorative Series Kickoff featuring James Threalkill, BS’79 Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center

Friday, January 17, 2020 Noon to 1:30 p.m Come out and enjoy great soul food and fellowship as we officially kick off the MLK Commemoration Click the image for more info

MLK Joint Day of Service 2020

Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 10:30am – 4:30pm Join students from universities across Nashville in a weekend of action and reflection as we honor the efforts and contributions of Dr. King in challenging the discourse on civil (dis)obedience and justice for all humankind on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 hosted at Tennessee State University in Kean Hall. Click the image for more info

“We Are the Ones We’ve Been Waiting For”

January 18, 2020 9am The Interdenominational Minister’s Fellowship (IMF) Martin Luther King Jr. Day (MLK Day) Youth Planning Committee announces the 2020 All Arts Showcase at the MLK Youth Symposium on January 18,2020 at Tennessee State University’s Avon Williams campus. Click the image for more details
January 19, 2020 4:30pm
Join IMF for a worship service with guest speaker, Dr. J Lawrence Turner of Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church and their choir.

Worship Night

January 19, 2020 4:30pm Join IMF for a worship service with guest speaker, Dr. J Lawrence Turner of Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church and their choir.

Blogs

Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon

Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon

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Bill Withers Passes Away at 81

Bill Withers Passes Away at 81

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