Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Day

Join First Methodist Houston as we celebrate the Life and Legacy of

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


1929 – 1968

Memphis, Tennessee

United States of America

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a social activist and Baptist minister who was a leader in the American civil right movement from 1950s until his assassination in 1968. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. fought for equality and human rights for not only African Americans but all races.

“We believe that the fight for these human rights is a moral obligation, and that honoring King’s legacy means continuing that struggle today.”

Houston’s 2021 Virtual MLK Parade