Asbury News and Event Information

Asbury Staffing Announcement

Stephanie Cramer, Asbury's part time youth director, has been appointed co-pastor of Grace-St. Paul United Methodist Church in Jim Thorpe, PA. Stephanie will be pastoring the church with her husband.  Although it was only for a short time, Asbury's youth have been blessed by Stephanie's ministry.  Stephanie will be leaving May 31st after she completes teaching the confirmation class.  Pastor Eric will be setting up a video conference meeting with all parents of Asbury youth next week to discu ...

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Collection for Sixth Street Shelter

Asbury will be assisting the Sixth Street Shelter by collecting needed supplies for the Shelter. Donations are being collected from 4:00 - 6:00 PM on Friday, 5/29 and from 10 am - noon on Saturday, 5/30 in the church's upper parking lot. For the safety of all, social distancing with be practiced during this time. Items currently most in need of are: Paper towels Laundry detergents (no perfume or dyes if possible) Mops (prefer Libman Wonder twist mops, they last us a lot longer) Brooms Hand soap B ...

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AIM Yard Sale Cancelled

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, AIM has decided to cancel the Yard Sale that was scheduled for June. Instead, AIM encourages everyone to save their goods and support the UMW Bazaar in November.

Capital Campaign COMPLETED!!

In the midst of a challenging time, we still have much to celebrate!  Thanks to your amazing generosity, we have reached our goal for the Capital Campaign of $350,000! Praise God!! Thank you to all who supported this important initiative; and continue to watch for updates on project progress in the coming months.

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Asbury's Church Council Approves Plan of Applying for CARES Act Loan

At a special Charge Conference held on Friday, April 10, Asbury's Church Council voted to approve a motion to apply for a loan via the CARES Act. If secured, this loan will provide payroll protection for Asbury's over the coming months.

Special Charge Conference (April 10)

A special Charge Conference will be held online on Friday, April 10, at 3 PM to formally approve a vote that Church Council will be taking on Monday night to attempt to secure a loan through the The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. How to Join: Topic: Asbury Church Special Charge Conference Time: Apr 10, 2020 03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) A PASSWORD IS REQUIRED FOR THIS MEETING. To get a password, email us at . Make sure to give us your ...

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Update from Asbury's Leadership on Coronavirus Response (March 31, 2020)

In response to the ongoing global pandemic, Asbury's pastors, staff, and lay leaders announce the following updates (as of March 30): The building is now closed indefinitely. When the time comes to re-open, rest assured we will send that communication as far in advance as possible (and very ready to celebrate gathering again!). For the safety of all, and to keep Asbury's building virus-free, access to the building is now limited to office and custodial staff only. All other key cards have been deactiv ...

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Updates from Our Mission Partners

Asbury in Mission (AIM) has been in contact with our mission partners and shares the following messages we've received from them. Please pray for all of them as they, too, navigate the new landscape put before us because of COVID-19. Mark & Deirdre Zimmerman, Nepal Thanks for being in touch, and for your prayers.  Nepal remains relatively untouched by coronavirus, with just one case in January in someone travelling from China, and one case announced yesterday in a Nepali student returning f ...

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Update from Asbury's Leadership on Coronavirus Response (March 24, 2020)

As the global health pandemic continues, Asbury’s pastors, staff, and lay leaders have discussed how to proceed and announce the following updates (as of March 23): The building will remain closed for 2 additional Sundays (through and including April 5, Palm Sunday). All staff are working from home. In the midst of the chaotic situation in the world, our commitment is to be a Church devoted to helping people continue to grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ. As we’ve previously ...

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General Conference 2020 Listening Sessions - UPDATE

The listening sessions scheduled for General Conference have been moved to be offered online ONLY via the Zoom video conferencing. More information to come.

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