Asbury Grill Team Returns!

The 2021 Livermore Rodeo Parade is being conducted virtually this year.  Asbury has been invited to participate once again with our famous Grill Team. We will be entering a video of our marching routine in full grill team attire to the tune of “My Grill” played and sung by the Asbury Band.  This is a take off […]
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Asbury’s Anti-Racism Ministry invites you to a ZOOM Film series: “Race: The Power of Illusion”

Since its 2003 PBS broadcast and video release, millions of people have used California Newsreel’s series Race – The Power of an Illusion to scrutinize their own deep-seated beliefs about race and racism and explore how our social divisions are not natural or inevitable, but made. A new companion website, www.racepowerofanillusion.org was recently launched. There, […]
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Children’s Ministry News for the Christmas Season

Children’s Ministry Christmas Season News: Join us this Christmas Eve Thursday, December 24th at our ‘Interactive Pop-Up Telling of The Christmas Story Candlelight Service’ via Zoom at 4:30pm – EVERYONE of ALL AGES are welcome to attend and participate. Let’s get creative and use household items to dress up to be a part of the story. Who […]
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Christmas Caroling 2020

This year’s Christmas Caroling event will take place in Asbury’s parking lot at 7 pm SHARP! on Sunday, December 13.  People are asked to arrive between 6:30 PM – 6:45 PM, park socially distanced, as directed by the parking attendants, and turn their car engines off! Some cars one turns the ignition one click before […]
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Asbury Christmas Concert 2020

Music connects us with God and each other in a unique and profound way. Shake off those curfew blues and join us for a joyful Christmas concert safely from the comfort of your home. Please invite your friends and family from far and wide to join you in this virtual concert! This will be live-streamed:  […]
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Asbury’s Anti-racism Ministry

Asbury is in the beginning stages of forming an Anti-Racism Ministry.  Many of us attended the virtual Anti-Racism workshop offered by the Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis of Middle Church in New York City in mid-June.  A second workshop building on the first will be offered in late July.  We hope many people will attend. Here […]
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Worship Themes for July

New Series: Based on Phillip Gulley’s book, If the Church Were Christian: Rediscovering the Values of Jesus, this sermon series looks at the practices that Jesus taught us to incorporate into daily living that would bring us closer to God and create a more loving and just community among those who say they follow the […]
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2020 Summer ‘VBS Connection Camp’ Current Online Offerings

2020 Summer ‘VBS Connection Camp’ Current Online Offerings (more to come): ‘Livermore Asbury UMC Children’s Ministries’ Facebook Group Page where you can find Sunday School Connection video lessons, Children’s Worship videos created by Pastors & Staff within our Methodist Conference, science experiment videos, uplifting and creative posts for children & adults, positive parenting resources, weekly […]
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Meet Asbury’s New Part-time Minister of Congregational Care

We welcome Heather Leslie Hammer as our new part-time Minister of  Pastoral Care beginning July 1, 2020. Heather is a retired United Methodist Minister having served three churches in the California-Nevada Conference during her active ministry: San Ramon Valley UMC (Alamo), St. John’s UMC (Rohnert Park), and Lynnewood UMC (Pleasanton). In retirement she has served […]
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Meet Asbury’s New Worship Accompanist and Hand Bell Director

We welcome Fernanda Van Atta (pronounced FUR-NAHN-duh VAN A-tuh) as our new worship accompanist (both organ and piano) beginning June 1 and as Asbury Ringer’s Director in August (or whenever we are able to gather in person again).  Fernanda begins the worship accompanist position part-time as she and Allen Schell share the position. Fernanda will […]
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