Monthly Archives: January 2011

Fr. Richard Rhor discusses the role of nature in Christian Spirituality

This is not about Asheville specifically, but it does address the conversation faith communities are struggling to have as we envision Asheville in the next 20 years. Shared from http://www.elephantjournal.com My best, Michelle

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The Man in the Mirror appears at Jubilee! Community

Jubilee! Community January 23, 2011 This Sunday I visited Jubilee! Community, a church I’ve attended off and on for several years.  This Sunday I witnessed something I have never seen happen before in any church ever.  I was so proud … Continue reading

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In the tradition of Dr. King

The Nazareth First Missionary Baptist Church January 16, 2010 I wasn’t able to locate a website for Nazareth.  The church’s address is 146 Pine Street at the corner of Hazzard St and MLK Blvd. just east of downtown Asheville.  Sunday … Continue reading

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GLOW in the New Year at Unity Church of Asheville

Sunday, Jan. 2, 2010 After departing from the early service at UU Asheville I hurried on over to West Asheville to attend the 11:00am service at Unity Church of Asheville.  Unity is a progressive approach to Christianity based firmly in … Continue reading

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Following My Bliss to the UU of Asheville

I was determined to start my Year of Church off by visiting two faith communities on the first Sunday of 2011.  As I looked online to decide which services to attend this morning Rev. Sarah York’s message “Follow Your Bliss” … Continue reading

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River of Life in West Asheville serves up Full Gospel the Sunday before Thanksgiving

I haven’t been able to locate a website for River of Life Full Gospel Outreach Church.  They do have a Facebook Page.  The church is located at 826 Haywood Road in West Asheville.  Sunday service begins at 11:00am. Elder Tillman … Continue reading

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Labyrinth Dedication Ceremony

I can’t tell you how excited I am that there is now a community Labyrinth in the River Arts District!  A labyrinth is a wonderful meditation tool for relaxation and spiritual practice.  I find it perfectly fitting to launch this … Continue reading

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