FORT WAYNE — Heartland will be commemorating the life and legacy of social activist and humanitarian, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17. The concert is part of the Plymouth Music Series and will be held at the Plymouth UCC Church.
“We Are The Dream” is a dramatic musical tribute lead by the Heartland Vocal Artists who will sing the music that defined and propelled the Civil Rights movement.
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” — Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Bill McGill, Rev. John Gardner, Cathy Nicholson, Ronnie Greenberg and Eric Black will bring the words of King to life. Author and narrator, Janice Furtner tells King’s story and audience members will join in the singing of the anthems that express the hope and promise of the time.
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” — Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
This is a free community concert; a free will offering will be accepted.
The Plymouth UCC Church is located at 501 W. Berry St., Fort Wayne.