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How you can watch MLK50

Mar 28, 2018

In just a few days, over 3,500 church members and leaders will gather with us in Memphis for MLK50: Gospel Reflections from the Mountaintop in order to commemorate 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination.

We know many of you cannot come in person, but I want to invite you to join us for our mainstage sessions via the live simulcast. Here are a few of the amazing talks you’ll have access to:

Tuesday

Session 1: 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Keynote 1 | Black and White and Red All Over: Why Racial Justice Is a Gospel Issue | Russell Moore

Session 2: 3:30-5:20 p.m.

Brief Talk 1 | Equipping the Next Generation to Embrace Gospel Diversity | Jackie Hill Perry

Session 3: 7:00-9:30 p.m.

Keynote 5 | The Civil Rights Movement 50 Years after MLK: An Interview with Russell Moore | John Perkins

Panel 3 | Civil Rights Storytellers with Sandy Willson (Moderator), John Perkins, Melvin Charles Smith, James Netters, and Beverly Robertson

Wednesday

Session 4: 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Keynote 6 | A House Divided Cannot Stand: Understanding and Overcoming the Inconsistencies in White Evangelicals on Racial Issues | Matt Chandler

Session 5: 10:30-11:35 a.m.

Panel 4 | The State of Racial Tension in America with Collin Hansen (Moderator), Christina Edmondson, Justin Giboney, Juan Sanchez, and Benjamin Watson

Session 6: 7:00-9:40 p.m.

Keynote 8 | The Glory of God and Racial Unity | John Piper

On April 3, head to mlk50conference.com/live/ and watch at your convenience. You will also be able to rewind the livestream once it has begun. You do not need to pre-register, but I recommend you take a look at the entire schedule here and set some calendar reminders so you don’t miss anything!

We look forward to having you be a part of the conference from wherever you are in the world, via your own computer, tablet, or phone. Use the hashtag #MLK50conference to see what others are saying about the conference.

Phillip Bethancourt

Phillip Bethancourt is Executive Vice President of the ERLC. He leads the ERLC team to develop innovative strategies to equip churches to address the key moral and ethical issues of the day. He completed an MDiv and PhD in Systematic Theology at Southern... Read More