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How can we shore up ‘the promises of democracy’?

- Sentinel Watch

Signed into law in November 1983 by President Ronald Reagan, the national Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday is a celebration of Dr. King’s contribution to bringing equality to all people in the United States. In his speech at the Lincoln Memorial for the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, King urged America “to make real the promises of democracy.”  

On today’s Sentinel Watch, our guest will answer questions you sent in via our website,, and explain how our prayers can support global desires for a more just and universal experience of democracy, equality, and freedom by helping us understand God and our role as His creation.  Martin Luther King, Jr., also famously said, “I have a dream!” Let’s see how we can help turn the global dream of fairness into a reality on this ​edition​ ​of​ ​Sentinel Watch—​​a​ ​weekly​ ​production​​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Christian Science​ ​Sentinel.

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