Berry Street Talk Is Full Of The Spirit!
* Open participation / Not one-man sermons.
* Heart-felt words / Not theological jargon.
* Spontaneous sharing / Not scripted speeches.
* Loving concern / Not detached instructions.
* Spirit-prompted / Not preplanned.
Sundays @ 10:45 am. & Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm. -- 225 Berry St., Nashville 37207.
Experience The Salvation Army Berry Street!
My wife and I lead a participatory, sermon-free, non-traditional Salvation Army corps (church) called Berry Street Worship Center, located in a low-income neighborhood in Nashville, Tennessee. Our daughter went to high school at St. Cecilia Academy, a Catholic girls’ school in Nashville.
Once she invited two nuns, who were her teachers to come to Berry Street and share how they first encountered God. I was standing at the door with a young fellow from the neighborhood. When he saw the nuns getting out of their car, he asked me: “Who are those ladies in the durags?” I explained to him that they weren’t wearing durags, but that they were Catholic nuns wearing habits.
As the meeting began,...