“Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Service”

“Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Service”

Wed, January 23, 20137:00 PM

Featured Speaker: Dr. C.B. Akins, Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church Bracktown in Lexington, KY. Dr. Akins was raised in church by a praying mother. Having responded to the call to the ministry in 1977, he was licensed to preach, ordained in 1980, and became the pastor of Carneal Chapel MBC in Paducah, KY from 1980-1983. In 1983 he accepted the call to pastor First Baptist Bracktown, Lexington, KY and has remained a faithful servant of God in growing the church exponentially. He has partnered with God to grow the church from 65 members to over 1,000 active members. Dr. Akins is an in-demand preacher/speaker for revivals and conferences across the nation and is often called upon to support and to be a voice for disenfranchised cultures. In March of 2011, Dr. Akins and his wife, among many other clergy and political figures were blessed to be invited guest to President Barak Obama’s World Day of Prayer Breakfast held annually in Washington, DC. Dr. Akins is the author of the Book “From Burden to Blessing”. His motto is: “Our Sole Business is Soul Business.”

7:00 P.M. The Ransdell Chapel