Newsletter Updates for the Week of: May 29, 2017

            Welcome from Haywood Street: Last Sunday we were gifted with the arrival of the Weslyan Youth Choir. Hailing from First United Methodist Church in Athens, Georgia, the group is on their “Mystery Destination Tour 2017.” We thank them for their visit and their beautiful songs and we wish them […]

“A Welcoming Table”

The Welcoming Table conference at Haywood St. last week was packed with invigorating discussions and Holy moments — like the Thursday night dinner when Gabe invited participants into a conversation about “the main thing,” which he offered is:  LOVE. Thanks to all who came to experience the Haywood St. ministry; to Dave and Wayne for […]

News from the Garden, 5/31/17

Hello Fellow Haywood Gardeners, What a wet spring! But the garden loves it. It seems like every day the zucchini and summer squash grow by leaps and bounds. Last Sunday we tied and suckered tomatoes, added more supers (the wood boxes for our beehives). We also bagged up gave away lettuce and kale. Some of […]

Derrick Baker

Derrick wants to talk about the offering. It’s been on his mind. He tells me about his old Friday night routine; how he would take long walks downtown, collecting other’s lost pennies along the way. Come Sunday, whatever he had collected, he’d offer it to the collection. “It felt so good to give, I eventually changed the […]