Where Our Red Door Food Comes From

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateWhere does The Red Door food come from ?January 2020 Where do you get enough food to serve 100 to 150 people a week? Well, I’m learning that it is like a relay race each week. We actually ask the same question and watch three dynamics come into play on a weekly …

I Want to be a Meal Volunteer !

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateI Want to be a Meal Volunteer !  From the beginning of his ministry at a wedding, until moments before his ascension, Jesus used meals as powerful tools of welcome, reconciliation and blessing. (John 2:1-11; Acts 1:4-9) The Red Door community at The Church of the Advocate offers individuals and congregations an opportunity to …

A Message From Our Vicar Dena

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateA Message From Our Vicar DenaDecember 2019 In these first two months at Church of the Advocate, with the guidance of many, I am getting more and more oriented to the Red Door ministries. I have an increasing understanding and appreciation of Trinity’s role in supporting COA as they provide us with …

A Message From Our Bishop

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateA Message From Our BishopAUGUST 26, 2019Episcopal Diocese of Western North Carolina The Rev. Dena Whalen will begin as the new vicar of Church of the Advocate, Asheville, in early October.   Dena comes to Asheville from Wilmington, North Carolina, where she served as rector of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church for six …

FAREWELL & BLESSINGS VICAR SARAH – July 30,2019

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateFAREWELL AND BLESSINGS FOR VICAR SARAH- July 30, 2019 July 30, 2019 The Rev. Sarah Wood, who has been lovingly serving as the Vicar at the Church of the Advocate (COA) is moving on to a new calling with her husband Kirk.  We pray for blessings and peace to her and Kirk on …

THE RED DOOR – A POEM FROM A GUEST

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateTHE RED DOOR – A Poem From A Guest This poem was recently given to us by one of our guests- July 2019 THE RED DOOR The Red Door is the place that saved my life The Red Door is where I get away from traffic and strife The Red Door is meetings …

GOOD WORKS! PROGRAM – IS WORKING !!

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateGOOD WORKS!  – IS WORKING !! AT CALVARY EPISCOPAL CHURCH, FLETCHER NC – MAY 30,2019 Today I spent a great day working with the men and women of the GOOD WORKS! PROGRAM crew from Church of the Advocate out at Calvary Episcopal Church, Fletcher NC. Calvary has such a beautiful church campus and …

A Message From Our Bishop

60 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-253-9361 x 227DonateA Message From Our BishopMARCH 22, 2019Episcopal Diocese of Western North Carolina It gives me great pleasure to introduce to you the Rev. Sarah Wood, who will become the new Vicar at the Church of the Advocate (COA).  Sarah Wood’s vocational journey has called her to service in the life of church, …