Please join the MNU community at its 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration at MidAmerica Nazarene University will be held Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2015, at 9:30 a.m., at College Church of the Nazarene at 2020 E. Sheridan in Olathe. The public is invited to join students, faculty, staff and community leaders at this free event.

New MLK photo

Each year MNU presents its Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy Award. This year’s recipients are Michael and Lynda Randle of Kansas City. Michael is the lead pastor at Mosaic Bible Fellowship, a multi-ethnic church near the Historic 18th and Vine Jazz District in Kansas City, Missouri. Lynda, a singer, songwriter, author, and TV personality is a Dove-award winner and has shared the stage with Andre Crouch and Gladys Knight. She has been a musical guest for Billy Graham Crusades and appears on the Gaither Homecoming series and video.

MNU will also honor its MLK Leader Scholars, five students who exemplify the values of Martin Luther King Jr.