21 College Place
Asheville, NC. 28801
Phone: 828-254-6098


Martin Luther King – 2017

This a portion of what I wrote for the Urban News: Sometimes I think that we forget what was going on in 1968 when Martin Luther King was killed. For some Americans, the knowledge of the civils rights movement begins with Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat to a White man and ends with Martin Luther King's, I have a…

Church News

Hopkins Chapel is excited about what God is going to do in our church this conference year.  Our boards and organizations have met and are getting ready to release opportunities for us  to reach the lost at any cost. Rev. Keith L. Lipsey is here for another year with his vision to rebuild the church from the inside out. We need to rebuild…

Dinner Sale at Hopkins Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church

HOTDOG, CHICKEN (baked and fried} AND FISH DINNERS When? Friday, March 6, 2015 Time? From 111:00am–5:00 pm! Location? Hopkins Chapel AME Zion Church Town Mountain Road & College Place Fish and Chicken Dinners $8.00 Hotdog Dinners $5.00 CALL in your order early to: 254-6098 Free delivery until 4:00pm!! Hopkins Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church Rev. Keith L. Lipsey, Pastor

More than New Year’s Resolution

New Year’s Resolutions have always been a very pass/fail sort of test for me. I set myself up to forgo chocolate and lo and behold, two weeks into the New Year, I find myself munching nonchalantly on fudge. In the immortal words of comedian Steve Martin, “I forgot.” But worse, one slip up and I feel like I have failed. I can’t…

Stay on your game

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:    Whom resist stedfast in the faith, knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished in your brethren that are in the world. 1 Peter 5:8-9 It is so hard to stay on track. Temptation is everywhere. You can be minding your own…