The MLK unity celebration service will kick off at 10 a.m. Jan. 1 at Spirit Filled Ministries, 3898 Mulberry Drive.
The service will include a commemoration of the 19863 Emancipation Proclamation. The keynote speaker will be the Rev. Kenneth B. Martin of the Antioch Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga.
In addition, a week of citywide spiritual renewal is 7 p.m. Jan. 4-8 at Fourth Street Baptist Church. Classes will also be held at 6 p.m. daily. The keynote speaker will be the Rev. William T. Glynn from Fort Worth, Texas. Call 706-324-2055.