- The Rev. Middleton-Doctor "could just bring out the praises of God," a pastor says
- The Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a state senator, first heard the call to preach at age 13
- Friends say Tywanza Sanders died trying to save a life, and he was always "there for everybody"
(CNN)They gathered at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church to study the Bible -- a small group, 13 people. Many were familiar faces. One was a stranger.