October 23, 2008

Bishop Vashti McKenzie's Sermon at Trinity United Church of Christ

Part 1: Bishop Vashti McKenzie begins her sermon with a reading from the New Testament's Book of John, Chapter 20.

Part 2: Bishop McKenzie talks about the "wounds," both individual and collective, that her audience may be experiencing, with critical references to the Jeremiah Wright controversy.

Part 3: Bishop McKenzie relates how Jesus overcame his wounds.

Part 4: Bishop McKenzie concludes by showing how people can overcome their wounds.

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is a bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, and author of several books, including Not Without A Struggle: Leadership Development for African American Women in Ministry.