What Is Martin Luther King's Role In Attending Church?

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The author describes his role in attending church every Sunday which helped him to be social with others. Often time church is associated with religion as is its purpose but churches in black communities primarily played other roles. The Church is a pillar of the community where people gather to share social experiences, lend ideas and learn how to cope as a community in the strenuous system of segrgation. The First Street Baptist Church of the Montgomery Bus Boycott was the gathering place for activist and protestor as well as church services on Sundays. When DR. King went off to Morehouse College, a black intuition he explains the academic freedom the professors utilize because the school was neither state funded or mandated. It gave him
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