The Worship Ministry area directs the meaning, purpose and practice of worship. Various ministry teams oversee planning the order of worship and recruit lay volunteers to assist in worship.
 
Worship Team Member assists the Worship Ministry team in planning, coordinating, and evaluating worship services, recruiting and training worship personnel, providing worship education and framing policy recommendations to Program Council and Church Council.
Contact: Eric Yeakel
 
Children’s Time in Worship leaders gather children near the altar and in an informal format provide them (as well as adult worshippers) with ideas and stories to think about.
Contact: Pam Unrath 
 
Ushers seat worshippers, hand out bulletins, help to receive the offering, collect fellowship pad sheets and straighten up the sanctuary following services.
Contact: Cyndi Frank
 
Worship Coordinators act as liaisons between the pastors and the various support activities which are carried out before, during and after each worship service, similar to a “backstage manager.”
Contact: Dawn Palmquist
 
Communion Server for Stations assist pastors with serving communion elements. 
Contact: Office
 
Communion Stewards prepare the monthly communion table and clean up following the worship service. Different procedures are followed depending on how communion will be served.
Contact: Cindy Brown
 
Lay Readers read selected scripture for one worship service.
Contact: Deb Goodwin
 
Sound and Light Operators regulate the microphones and lights for worship services and special events. 
Contact: Paul Hoffman
 
Wedding Coordinators assist people with wedding plans at Asbury and assist the pastors to ensure a smooth flowing ceremony.
Contact: Debbie Balsbaugh-Inhoff & Laurie Brey
 
Acolytes participate in the worship service by lighting the altar candles, receiving the offering from the ushers, assist in children’s time and assist in serving communion by keeping chancel rail in proper order. During the school year, youth fill this role. During the summer, all members of the congregation are recruited as acolytes.
Contact: Cheryl Barraco
 
Flower Delivery: This ministry delivers altar flowers to hospitalized members or shut-ins following the 11:00 AM worship service.
Contact: TBA
 
Offering Counters open and mark envelopes and count and prepare Sunday morning offering for deposit.
Contact: Peg Samois
 
Worship Arts works on visual displays in the sanctuary to enhance worship.
Contact: Kirk Brown
 
Multi-media creates and runs the multi-media presentations during the services. 
Contact: Jim Flynn
Worship Coordinator Schedule

 

For 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 AM Worship

Date

 

Sept 14

8 & 9:30

11:00

                       

Cyndi Frank

Debbie Goodwin

Sept 21

9:30

11:00

 

Marty Carhart

Marsha Johnston

Sept 28

Greg Mitton

Oct 5

Donna Carle

Oct 12

Greg Mitton

Oct 19

Kathleen Guthrie

Oct 26

Linda McCreight

Nov 2

Debbie Goodwin