Livermore Community Blood Drive Update

Tom is “retiring” from being the blood drive sponsor, but the drive will continue with new leaders.

Asbury UMC’s Proposed New Office Building

After two years of study and research, the Trustees have recommended that Asbury build a new modular office building on the existing site of the current office, retaining the enclosed privacy of our courtyard.

Asbury Hosts Gay Men’s Choir March 31: The Keynote Vocal Group

Everyone is invited to attend the 10:00 a.m. service at Asbury United Methodist Church at 4743 East Avenue in Livermore on Sunday, March 31. Asbury will be hosting a wonderful gay men’s chorus  – The Keynote Vocal Group – who regularly sing at Christ the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in San Jose.  These talented singers […]

Asbury’s 2018 Finance Update

The Finance Committee would like to offer this summary of the past year’s spending, hoping that it will give people an overview of how Asbury has used the money it received in 2018. First of all, once again it is worth noting how faithful our members have been in their financial support of Asbury. In […]

Witness Our Welcome WOW! 16th Annual Interfaith Worship Celebration

Sunday, February 10, 2019, 6-8:00 p.m. Come celebrate God’s inclusive love welcoming all of God’s children: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender + and Straight Allies “Living into Hope: Agents of a New Day” with Rev. Kristin Stoneking, Pastor from Epworth UMC in Berkeley. Mt. Diablo UU Church will be receiving the Spirit Award for their years […]

2018 Holiday Bus Ticket Drive

This season we kick off the third annual Bus Ticket drive to help provide much needed transportation for members of our community who have no other form of transportation, and cannot afford to purchase tickets. Last year’s drive resulted in almost 8,000 bus tickets! Many thanks to all who donated! The tickets were given to […]

New Stephen Minister Class

Pastor Kathy La Point-Collup or Pastor Chelsea Constant, or any of our Stephen Leaders will put you in touch with Stephen Ministers who can share their personal stories with you—stories of how God has poured blessings into their lives through their service as Stephen Ministers.

New Stephen Ministry Class Coming Soon

Caring ministry at Asbury will be expanding as we prepare to offer Stephen Minister training in January 2019. At the completion of training, our new Stephen Ministers will be commissioned and join our active Stephen Ministers at Asbury in providing one-to-one care to individuals experiencing difficulties in life. You are invited to join us to […]

Thank You From Fertile GroundWorks

Dear Asbury members, Our heartfelt thank you to everyone whom attended our Taste for Giving fundraiser this past Sunday evening. It was a wonderful success and we hope that everyone had as much fun as we had. Fertile GroundWorks is only able to grow because of your generous support. Our sincere gratitude to the people […]

Frequently Asked Questions about Stephen Ministry

What exactly is Stephen Ministry? Steven Ministry is a ministry in our Asbury congregation in which trained and supervised lay persons, called Stephen Ministers, provide one-to-one Christian care to individuals facing life challenges or difficulties. Who are Stephen Ministers? Stephen Ministers are caregivers. They have engaged in 50 hours of training in Christian caregiving, including […]