When: Fri., June 17, 4-5:30 p.m. 2016
Mother Emanuel AME Church will partner with the Civilitas Group to host a National Commemoration Service for the 9 victims slain last year in Charleston. In light of recent events, the event will also feature a time for prayer in honor of the victims of the shooting in Orlando and a call to action against hate in our community. Speakers will include John Tecklenburg, Rev. Dr. Betty Deas Clark, Rev. Dr. Robert Michael Franklin, Jr., Dr. Phil Ryken, Bishop Claude Alexander, Dr. Jim Wallis, and senior officials from state and federal government. Doors open at 3 p.m.