This Feb. 13, 2008, notice from the city of Asheville’s Planning and Zoning Department informs the owners of a house on South French Broad Avenue that tenants of the home are violating a city code. “The nature of the violation is operating a house of worship,” it states.
The Rev. Amy Cantrell and the Rev. Chrystal Cook had been operating the Zacchaeus House at the location, a “house church” aimed at helping anyone who needs food, clothing or a place to sleep.
See the full story, “A House Without a Home,” in the March 19, 2008, Xpress.
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