Chef’s Blog and Menu for April 16th

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Chef’s notes from The Downtown Welcome Table Hello everyone.  Holy Week is upon us and we are featuring a very Holy Meal this week.  It will be hard to top George’s famous Pork Chops from our last meal, but we think you will find this week’s meal just as enjoyable.  So here’s what’s cooking in […]

Meet Joel…


Meet Joel, one of our faithful Companions in the dining room. He and Pete work hard to make sure the drinks keep flowing during lunch. Joel, who has memorized impressive amounts of Scripture, usually shares a few verses with us, from memory, during prayer time before the Companions’ work day gets underway on Wednesdays. Thanks, […]

Blue Ridge Community Health Services sponsors special day of service


Talk about a beehive of activity! This morning the church yard was swarming with volunteers associated with Blue Ridge Community Health Services in Hendersonville. Led by Dr. Shannon Dowler, they were participating in a special day of service in support of our Respite and in memory of Aimee Buchanan, a Presbyterian minister and co-founder, with […]

Ralph showing off his new look


Ralph asked for a photo of his new look (dyed his hair and beard)! We are enjoying getting to know him and Sherry better recently. They met at work and have been married 14 years. Frank, from Rock Hill, SC, has worked doing cleaning and is now a sign-hanger, and Sherry, from Asheville, has worked as […]