I took a course in my Senior year in seminary studying the Church's role in the Civil Rights struggle. During that time, we spent a week at the Rev. Dr. King's library and church in Atlanta. Since then, I regularly set aside time to read and/or listen to his writings, and I especially do so on the day we set aside near his birthday to honor him. You will not regret the time you invest to hear his words and ideas, which help point the way forward especially now.
Here are links to many of Rev. Dr. King’s most famous writings and sermons. Some will have audio, and a few video, recordings.
"Letter from a Birmingham Jail" IF YOU ONLY HAVE TIME OR ONLY WANT TO TAKE TIME FOR ONE OF REV. DR. KING'S WRITINGS, READ AND LISTEN TO THIS.
In response to the mistreatment of the citizens of Bir…