Recap from What’s Going On: The Seven Last Words of Jesus, a worship experience organized by RE:BIRTH Live and hosted by Gordon Memorial United Methodist Church in Nashville, TN on April 6, 2012.
WHAT’S GOING ON: THE SEVEN LAST WORDS OF JESUS
SEVEN WORDS. FOUR PREACHERS. THREE POETS.
Victor Leon Cyrus-Franklin is the Assistant Pastor of EPFM United Methodist Church in East Point, GA. A Nashville, TN native, he is the lead organizer of RE:BIRTH Live. He blogs at REBIRTHblog.wordpress.com and you can follow him on twitter at @changingsame.
Vinni Tribb (Lavinia Rose Tribble) is a mortgage consultant, Zumba instructor, and a published poet (Abingdon Press and CATS). She has performed spoken word at the Africa in April Festival in Memphis, TN and Spoken Word Café.
Rev. Candace Lewis is a New Church Strategist for the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church. An ordained United Methodist elder, and Ocala, FL native, her charge conference is at Gordon Memorial UMC. You can follow her on twitter at @cmlewisPath1.
D-Revolution is one of the Music City’s hottest and hardest-working spoken-word artists. A native of Chicago, IL, he has gradually worked the underground circuit and is breaking through to broader audiences throughout the region and nation.
Will A. Radford is a Minister and Elder of the Village Church in Nashville, TN. At The Village Church, he has served as a youth & young adult minister, adult discipleship leader and the chair of the Stewardship and Finance ministry.
Sincere (Robin Wilson) is a native Nashvillian. She fell in love with words and “the word” at the hem of her grandmothers apron and the love continues even today. This woman of words has plenty to say.
Dr. Randall C. Bailey is the Andrew Mellon Distinguished Professor of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, GA. He is an ordained Baptist minister. You can follow Dr. Bailey on twitter at @rcbaileyitc.
Rev. Vance P. Ross is the Senior Pastor of Gordon Memorial UMC in Nashville, TN. A proud native of Bluefield, WV, he is a “Preacher by calling, pastor by training and trade, working-even now-on God’s Love Takeover in Jesus’ name!” You can follow Rev. Ross on twitter at @vphilipross.