Newsletter Updates for the Week of 6/29/15


Welcome from Haywood Street    Thank you Fletcher UMC for bringing a group to Haywood St this week to do some cleaning for us! They emptied out a storage area so we can transform the space to accommodate a walk-in freezer and cooler. This is one step in the planning process for launching a new Sunday evening worship […]

“Christian Beggars” – Sermon by Rev. Brian Combs 7/1/15

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With unanimous support, tourist destinations across the world are passing pro-business legislation and anti-panhandling laws.  Our fair city, they argue, doesn’t want to fund addiction or encourage laziness, comprise public safety or intimidate pedestrians, enable poverty or deplete social programs.  One downtown resident went further saying, “I don’t like being pestered by those people, don’t […]



  This is our friend Zach (click for video) singing a very powerful and moving song he wrote about the Charleston shootings. The video was recorded during worship at Haywood Street Congregation (, Asheville, NC, on 7-1-15.

This Week at The Downtown Welcome Table

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  Curate and Night-bell saw what record crowds last week with their World Class Cuisine and the buzz still continues this very hour.  This week we will celebrate our Nation’s Birthday in style with a Barbecue to remember.  Enjoy! BBQ Pork Ribs Corn Pudding Roasted Summer Squash Baked Beans Coleslaw Texas Toast Cherry Cobbler Ala-la-Mode […]