The Rev. Sue Eaves, Interim Rector at the historic St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, Virginia, preaches a sermon called, “The Door and the Vine,” from John 15:1-8. She begins with the story of a conversation between herself and a young woman who had attempted suicide, whose only memories of church were the images of Jesus knocking on a door and Jesus the true vine, and it was those images that helped her find a reason to go on living.
Will Willimon is a retired bishop in the United Methodist Church, a powerful preacher, and a prolific author. His most recent book is: Who Lynched Willie Earle? Preaching to Confront Racism.
Michael Curry is the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church (USA), the author of Crazy Christians, and one of the most sought-after preachers in America.
Amy Butler is the Senior Minister of the Riverside Church in New York City and a popular preacher, speaker, and writer. Her new book will be published in early 2018 by Random House.
Brian McLaren is a speaker, an activist, and bestselling author of More Ready than you Realize, We Make the Road by Walking, and, most recently, The Great Spiritual Migration.