Vision: Flirting with God by Howard

“Oh my God,” she blurted.  She was sizzling with excitement. “Oh my Great and Googly God, Aunt Amanda! I have never experienced flirting like I did last weekend.” Olivia had just come home from an overseas trip to Argentina where she attended a music festival and was now out for the evening with her since-birth […]

Vision: Upcoming Events, 07.22.16

Third Chat ‘n Snack of the Summer Coming… July 24th, 6—8 pm at Hanger Hall Join us on Sunday, July 24th at Hanger Hall, 31 Park Avenue, North, near downtown Asheville from 6 to 8 pm for our next Chat ‘n Snack of the summer. We will gather around the pool to swim, enjoy potluck […]

Vision: Holy Health, Batman! by Howard Hanger

Whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Except bears. Bears will kill you.    – T-Shirt Wisdom “No Pain, No Gain” was a slogan that cannon-balled into U.S. popular culture in 1982, when Jane Fonda produced a series of workout videos.  Notwithstanding the possibility that many hetero guys and homo ladies bought the videos just to […]

Vision: Upcoming Events, July 8, 2016

A Tribute to Duke Ellington …Wednesday, July 13th @ 7:30 pm Pianist Michael Jefry Stevens will perform a tribute to the master pianist and composer Duke Ellington on Wednesday, July 13 at Jubilee!. Joining Michael will be Zack Page on bass and Christian Howes on violin.  Mr. Howes is a wonderful new addition to the Asheville […]

Vision: The Via Positiva: the Blessed Mess by Howard Hanger

Clutter and mess show us that life is being lived. – Anne Lamott Life is just so painful and messy and hard and worth it and all that stuff. – Robert Downey, Jr. Not only had the monsoon-mimicking rain kept him up most of the night, it had opened leaks in the roof of his […]

Vision: Upcoming Events, June 24

Summer Vespers Begin This Coming Sunday… June 26th at 5 pm Beginning this coming Sunday, June 26th at 5 pm, Jubilee! Minister Jay Joslin and friends will offer something new – Vespers services. Meeting on the last Sunday of June, July & August, these gatherings are invitations to deepen our connection with the Via Positiva […]