“Table Manners” – Sermon by Rev. Brian Combs, 9/21/16

In an embrace of traditional values, adult enrollment is up at many charm schools.  For social gatherings, ladies are instructed on how to accessorize their body types to make an impressionable first entrance.  For University functions, students are taught how to intone a positive vocal image to outclass their classmates. For corporate events, gentleman learn […]

Newsletter Updates for the Week of September 19th, 2016


            Welcome from Haywood Street   Find more pictures and stories from our congregation here. Updates: > Look for the Haywood Street Congregation/Central UMC Reconciling Ministries booth at Blue Ridge Pride on Saturday, Oct. 1st. Companions will be on hand all day letting folks know that ALL are welcome in our churches […]

Kitchen Companions


When we host a visiting restaurant our kitchen companions help make sure they have everything they need and partner with them to execute the meal. Here’s Cat, troubleshooting with the team from Luella’s. In the background, Mary and Sherrill work alongside the Marco’s crew.

Birthday cake


Every third Wednesday of the month, birthday cake and gift bags are given to folks with a birthday that month.  The cakes are homemade and donated by Cakes & Catering by John. Here’s Kitty, preparing to slice and serve.