Asbury News and Event Information

Sunday Evening Dig Deep Bible Study resumes Jan. 26

Sunday evening's Bible Study, Dig Deep, will be studying Spiritual Disciplines such as guidance and listening, servant hood, Scripture study, meditation and more. We meet every other Sunday starting on Sunday, January 26, at 7:00 PM in room 106. For more information, please contact Cindy Brown ( or 610-799-3634) or Linda Woolbaugh ( or 610-398-9370).

Wednesday Morning Bible Study resumes

Rev Dr. Glenn Asquith will begin leading the Wednesday morning bible study (10:00 in room 108) on Wednesday January 15, 2014.  It will not meet on the first Wednesdays of each month. There will be NO evening bible study.  For more information, call the church office at 610-398-2577.


900 Gift Bags packed for Ramos Students

The week before Christmas, Asbury members helped pack 900 gift bags for Ramos students.  Iceatra Jenkins of the Ramos PTA provided this note of thanks for Asbury's partnership with Ramos.  "It was a joy to meet you and the members of your congregation. They are absolutely amazing, we are delighted that you have adopted our school. It means so much to us and the children to have additional love and support. We can certainly keep you in the know of any new initiatives we may be working on. Enj ...

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Pancake Breakfast to benefit Ramos School

Ramos Elementary School is holding a pancake breakfast from 8:00am to 10:00am on Saturday January 11th at Applebee's on Cedar Crest (near the Target) to raise funds for school programs.  For $5.00 you'll enjoy an all-you-can-eat breakfast of pancakes, sausage and beverage and Ramos will receive $2.50 for each meal served.  Asbury has formed a partnership with this ASD school to assist teachers in the classroom, to donate books and to provide school supplies.  Come out on the 11th to enj ...

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A Great Joy this Christmas

Another great joy this Christmas.  Over $6,000 was raised this Advent through Gifts from the Heart as you gave gifts to our mission partners.  From center city Allentown to Kathmandu your gifts are making a difference in people's lives.  Thank you, Asbury, for being a church in mission sharing Christ's love.     

Church Information Session scheduled Sunday, 12/15

All Asbury members and friends are invited to an information and question/answer session at 12:15 pm on Sunday 12/15 in Fellowship Hall.  Members of SPRC and Church Council will address questions regarding Pastor Moore's continued leave and future new appointment.  

Save Stamps from your Christmas Cards to benefit Mission

While we collect postage stamps year round, at this time of year many persons receive additional cards and notes. We wish to remind you of this and request that you please save your postage stamps from the mail you receive. These stamps are prepared and sold to stamp dealers, and 100% of the monies received from their sale is used to provide Sunday School lessons in South America. The MOST IMPORTANT thing to remember is to LEAVE LOTS OF EXTRA PAPER AROUND THE STAMPS when you remove them from ...

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Struggling to find that perfect gift?

Are you struggling with Christmas shopping for that friend or relative who seems to have everything and needs nothing?  Does Uncle Joe really want or need another tie?  Here’s a suggestion to make gift-buying more meaningful this Christmas season.  Through Gifts from the Heart you may choose from 90 gifts to our mission partners that can be given in honor of your friends.  Gifts range in price from $1 to $4,000 so there is a gift in everyone’s price range.  Come back to ...

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Join Families on the Grow for Christmas Caroling

Please join Families on the Grow for Christmas caroling on Saturday December 7.  We will meet at the lower level welcome desk at Asbury at 1:15 pm.  We will be caroling at LutherCrest on Hausman Road in Allentown and possibly a few other stops.  For more information, please contact Paul Wood at or 610-437-1862.

Reach Others in need though our Christmas Outreach

Are you interested in providing gifts for a needy family or individual this holiday season?   Stop by the Community Room beginning Sunday, November 24 and adopt an individual and/or family. We are also in dire need of individuals to assist at the sign up table after the 8 and 9:30 services on 11/24, 12/1, and 12/8.  It only takes 15 minutes per shift and is a great way to contribute to the outreach program!     Contact Marc or Betsy Dobbs for further information at 484 788-4828 or 61 ...

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