Mecklenburg Ministries, Crossroads Charlotte and Temple Beth El partnered from January to March 2012 to bring the 3rd Annual Sermon Exchange to the Charlotte. The theme was Improving Race Relations and Ethnic Understanding. Below are samples of sermons from the 2012 Sermon Exchange.

Sermons Delivered During the 2012 Sermon Exchange

Exaltation Through Humiliation by Dr. Cassandra Jones, Associate Pastor at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, delivered at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.

Lifted Up by Rev. Greg Jarrell, Co-Pastor of SouthPark Christian Church

Dividing Walls by Rev. John Fitzgerald, Senior Minister at Providence United Methodist Church, delivered at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church

Prayer of Peace by Rev. Dennis Hall, Pastor of Briar Creek Church, delivered at Temple Beth El

Follow the Guide by Kevin Vandiver, Duke Divinity School student and site coordinator of Shalom Park Freedom School, delivered at Temple Beth El

Breaking the Silence by Rev. Nicole Martin, Minister of Development at The Park Church

How Long by Rev. Fred Gibson, Senior Pastor of Greater Providence Baptist Church, delivered at Mint Hill Baptist Church