Food Drive – White Christmas

Food Drive – White Christmas

Sharing Food with Neighbors Just Down the Street White Christmas in December Beginning on Sunday, November 29, at Hanging of the Green and tree lighting in the front parking lot of FBCA, our church will be collecting food for neighbors who live within walking distance...
A Warm Winter Tale

A Warm Winter Tale

A Warm Winter Tale “I was cold…and you gave me a coat.” The Gospel found expression in just this simple way as friends and members of First Baptist Church Asheville collected and gave over 320 coats, 2 barrels of socks, and 50 blankets to our partners in the area....
Good News from Cuba

Good News from Cuba

      Good News from our partner church in Las Tunas, Cuba. Last January, members from our church visited with our friends in Las Tunas.  We learned that they had formed a partnership with a nearby church and hoped to raise animals on their farm to provide food for...
Sorting Food Donations

Sorting Food Donations

   Sorting Food Donations, Wednesdays Every Wednesday a small group of volunteers come to sort food donations given by church members.  Food bags are delivered to families in the Asheville community facing food insecurity.  Food bags are also given to guests on...
Lunch at the Crossroads

Lunch at the Crossroads

    Lunch at the Crossroads, Thursdays (7:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m) Every Thursday a small group of volunteers meet to prepare 195 lunches in the dining room.  The lunches are given out to guests on the Charlotte Street lot at noon and the rest of the lunches are given to...