Asbury News and Event Information

Collection for Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank

The Allentown CROP Hunger Walk is collecting desperately needed food items for the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank now through Sunday, October 14, 2018 (the day of the walk). If you can help, please place any of these items in the regular food bank collection containers located across from the Church office: Tuna Fish Canned Vegetables Soup Rice Cereal Beans Canned Fruit Peanut Butter Pasta Pasta Sauce (non-glass preferred)  Thank You for ...

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2018 UMW Holiday Bazaar - Sat 11/3/18

REJOICE with us at the Annual UMW Holiday Bazaar! Save the date for Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.  Get ready for some shopping, delicious edibles, a silent auction, and some fun for the kids! We will have gently used clothing, homemade jams and jellies, homemade breads and desserts, used books, handmade crafts, exciting things to bid on for the silent auction, and more. Enjoy lunch from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm and have photos taken with Santa from 10-11:30 am or 1 ...

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Donations Needed for November 2018 Barrels of Love Shipment to Liberia

After the annual UMW Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, November 3, 2018 we will gather leftover used clothing, medical supplies and more to ship to our friends in Liberia through our Barrels of Love ministry. Please consider helping us by sponsoring one or more barrels ($200 for a barrel with shipping). Make your check payable to Asbury UMC and write "Barrels of Love" on the memo line. You can either drop your donation in the offering plate on any Sunday, or mail it directly to the Church office. Thanks for helpi ...

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Pickup Your Name Tags by 10/15/18

Due to planned renovations of the space, the nametag racks in the back of Room 202 (where the rocking chairs are) will be phased out. If you wish to keep your nametag, please remove it from the rack by October 15, 2018. If you don't have a nametag and would like one, contact Laurie Wallace Theisen at .

Financial Peace University Begins Tuesday 10/2/18

Millions have followed Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps out of debt and into a life of saving and giving. You can too! Asbury is excited to offer Financial Peace University, a class providing best practices as presented by Dave Ramsey, America's most trusted voice on money, National best-selling author and radio host. In this class, volunteer coordinators will walk you through the basics of budgeting, dumping debt, planning for the future, and much more. Classes will meet Tuesday evenings at 6:30 PM  ...

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Asbury Health Ministry's Flu Vaccine Clinic - Sun 10/14/18

SAVE THE DATE: Asbury Health Ministry's Flu Vaccine Clinic on Sunday, October 14, 2018 Michael Silvonek RPH, registered Pharmacist and member of Asbury’s Health Ministry Team, will be administering the flu vaccine to all members and friends of the church. This year’s Asbury Health Ministry Flu Shot Clinic will be held on Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 8:30am to1:00pm in The Aldersgate Room. October is the recommended time of year to obtain this protection so that it lasts through th ...

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Help is Needed for the 2018 UMW Annual Bazaar

Asbury Church's 2018 UMW Annual Bazaar has the following volunteer opportunities on November 3, 2018: Santa's Helpers  - Assist with photos from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Especially suited for ages 12-15, but all ages are encouraged to apply. Children's Activities - Assistants needed to help children make a teacher gift, decorate a canvas bag, decorate greeting cards and more. Especially suited for ages 12-15 but all ages are encouraged to apply. Attention all "Roadies" - If you're not a morni ...

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A message from Church Leadership: Facility Changes

It's September...schools are back in session and the carefree days of summer are a memory. In our church, it's transition time - back to "normal" schedules and activities. However, throughout Scripture, God is always encouraging the Christian body to go beyond the "normal" and to take a few steps forward. If we are honest, our goal is to continuously move forward in our faith journey. Wesley called this process Sanctifying Grace. It is the ongoing experience of God's grace as He transforms us into whom or w ...

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Attention Asbury Parents of Current College Students

Asbury College Connection is a small group at Asbury that is focused on keeping in touch with Asbury's youth while they are away at college. We send care packages to these hardworking students once each semester. We will be sending our first care packages out in mid-October and in order to do so we need to collect current addresses of all our college students. Please send your student’s name, address and current contact information by clicking here an ...

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Donations Needed for the 2018 UMW Bazaar - Metal Hangers

Metal hangers are needed for the Used Clothing section of the upcoming UMW Bazaar (scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018). A large box has been placed in the coat area across from the Church office in the lower level for the hangers. Please add your donations before Monday, October 29.