Asbury News and Event Information

Have basic questions about Christianity?

Starting on Wednesday October 8th, Asbury will offer a 10 week Alpha course which covers the basics of Christianity.  It answers questions like Who is Jesus and Why did he Die?  Each Wednesday the group will meet at 6:00 in the Wesley Center to share a meal together, and then meet in room 217 to listen to a talk about on how Christianity approaches the question at hand and for group disucssion of the question.  Alpha is for adults of all ages and backgrounds.  For more informat ...

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Looking for a meaningful service opportunity with a low time commitment?

Volunteers are needed to deliver altar flowers on Sunday afternoons to our hospitalized & homebound members. It's a great way for the whole family to serve together, and you would only be scheduled twice a year. Contact Laurie Wallace Theisen ( ) if you can help.

You can help fight hunger!

35 years!! That's how long the Allentown CROP Hunger Walk has been raising money to fight hunger. Please celebrate and walk with us Sunday October 12th.Registration begins 1 pm at St. Timothy's Church in Allentown. See Debi or Barry to sign up Sunday September 21st during the AIM Mission Brunch for CROP Walk. Or Sunday September 28th and October 5th in the Community Room between church services.  Contact with any questions. Walk as a team or with a friend. We hope you will join ...

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AIM offering Matching Gift Program to battle Ebola

The United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries is continuing to be present and respond to the needs in West Africa as health officials try to contain the Ebola outbreak that has infected more than 3,065 people. To date, UMCOR has sent $383,000 in grants to Sierra Leone and Liberia. Funds are supporting tents and construction of isolation units, personal protective equipment, training for health staff, and public messaging about Ebola. Grants also are providing much-needed healthcare supplies ...

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Explore "Come, follow me" in 6-Session Study

In the Dust of the Rabbi - Becoming a Disciple. Join us for 6 sessions as we study what Jesus meant when He said, "Come, follow me."  We'll meet every other Sunday from 7:00 - 8:30 PM in room 106 on 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23 and 12/7. Everyone welcome! For more information, please contact Cindy Brown ( or 610-799-3634) or Linda Woolbaugh ( or 610-398-9370).

Explore Small Group Offerings

Join us on Sunday, Sept. 14 after any of our worship services to get information about new and existing Asbury small groups. Each group represented provides opportunity to study and Lear more about God, Jesus, and christianity. Please join us to learn how this type of faith sharing helps build community and strong relationships, as well as how it can strengthen you personally on many levels.

JOB OPENING: Director of Worship

Asbury United Methodist Church Position Description Director of Worship Description The Asbury UMC Director of Worship is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the worship experience in conjunction with the senior pastor. Accountable to the Senior Pastor. Position Requirements Oversees music church-wide. Coordinates all aspects of worship experience including music, multi-media, sound & lights, scripture readers, liturgists, ushers etc.   Attends Program staff me ...

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It's a new year in the Bell Room!

New things are happening in the bell room!  There are new directors, new bell choirs, new music, and new ideas for ringing in worship. This is a great time to try your hands at ringing.  There is a place at the bell table for people of all ages and all levels of experience.   Grades 4 - 7 - Wednesday Nights from 5:40 - 6:25 PM with the Faith Ringers  Grades 8 - 12 - Wednesday Nights from 8:00 to 9:00 PM with the Apostle Ringers  First Time and early level Adult Ri ...

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Like to work with Young Adults?

Join Asbury Connection to help support our post high school young adults and each other. Our next meeting is Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 7:30 PM in room 108. Contact Dot Hes for more information at 610-391-9212.

Recently graduate High School or know someone who did?

Check out Asbury Connection, our ministry for post high school young adults. This Asbury ministry provides spiritual support and helps to maintain a connection of Christian fellowship. Get more details and sign up here or contact Dot Hess for more information at 610-391-9212.