Newsletter Updates for the Week of: May 22, 2017

              Welcome from Haywood Street: Squash and zucchini and lettuce, oh my! The garden continues to flourish… It has been a wonderful few days of the ‘Ministry With’ workshop. So much gratitude for our visitors and everyone involved.     Find more pictures and stories from our congregation here. Updates: > Click HERE for Haywood […]

Parking Options

Parking Options:   Empty lot on Patton Ave across from Jan Davis Tire Store.  Short walk along Patton Ave. sidewalk. 35+ spaces. Elk Lodge – Large lot with 20+ spaces. They ask that we are out by 2 PM. Grassy lot on corner of Clingman and Hilliard – a short walk up Clingman to our […]

“Left Behind” – Sermon by Rev. Brian Combs, 5/24/17

There must have been a lot of standing around in silence, the disciples staring up at the sky as Jesus levitated away, his shining face veiled by the clouds, his pierced side obscured by the tree tops, the bottom of his worn sandals disappearing into the ether. The modern Church, regrettably, has stood around silent […]


Cynthia came and went from Haywood Street Respite a few weeks ago. While living on the streets, someone stole her purse. Inside her purse was her insulin and so for 7 days she went without it until she became so ill that medical intervention became necessary. After acute care was provided, Cynthia came to rest […]