Hymn writer Charles B. Widmeyer penned the words, “He who fed the multitude / turned the water into wine / to the hungry calleth now / come and dine.” What marks a special occasion better than eating together? Feasting connotes celebration, thanksgiving and fellowship.READ MORE
"Today we celebrate Dr. King for standing up for the self-evident truth Americans hold so dear, that no matter the color of our skin, or the place of our birth we are all created equal by God," President Trump said Friday ahead of signing the proclamation honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
In attendance were Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, former Trump campaign spokeswoman Katrina Pierson, King's nephew, Isaac Newton Farris Jr., and many other African-American leaders.
Congress passed legislation commemorating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. in 1983 and every president since Ronald Reagan has signed it.