Donate Supplies to Bundles of Joy

This month we will be collecting supplies to stock newborn baby baskets.  These baskets are given to low income mothers, clients of Axis Community Health, when they deliver at Valley Care Hospital.  What a wonderful way to welcome a new life into our world!  Donate any of the following in the collection boxes in the […]
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Consider Joining the Serving Others with Love Leadership Team

An incredibly rewarding way to live your faith is to help lead the missions and outreach of Asbury UMC.  This team defines the plan for the year, coordinates the many church-wide opportunities for service and takes turns leading many of the projects and programs offered.  If you are interested in learning more about what is […]
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June Special Offering – Puerto Rico

Our special offering on Sunday, June 3rd, will be to assist with the hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico.  We were there in March and can say the challenge is great.  Thousands of homes need repair. UMCOR is working with the United Methodist Church of Puerto Rico to support this recovery.  Your donation to this Annual […]
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Haiti Program Going Strong

We continue to support our sponsored schools with meals, clean water, solar power systems, computers and facility development.  We also have over 50 clean water systems installed in the communities surrounding our schools. We are now focused on starting the transition from US based financial support to Haiti-based income to continue the work there.  The […]
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Fertile GroundWorks Update

It’s hard to believe that the eighth anniversary of the creation of the Garden of Grace is just three months away. The sixth anniversary of the formation of the Fertile GroundWorks non-profit business was actually this month. The partnership of Asbury United Methodist Church with Fertile GroundWorks has blessed and continues to bless the lives […]
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Bringing Hope to Baton Rouge – April 2018

Since the devastating flood of 2016, the recovery has dragged on in Baton Rouge.  Thousands of homes are abandoned or still await repair.  Many people just can not afford to rebuild.  And to boot, many homes flooded again in 2017.  Sad. So, we were delighted to return to offer help, having been in Baton Rouge […]
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Special Wheelchair Offering – Sunday, May 6th

We are continuing our commitment to serving the people of Guatemala by funding and delivering another 100 wheelchairs.  It is life changing for the recipient and their family!  On Sunday, May 6th, we are taking a special offering to start raising money for this goal.  Teamed with San Ramon Valley UMC and Lynnewood UMC we […]
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Partners for Change – Addressing Poverty at its Core

Partners for Change is a community-based effort to empower people to chart their own course out of poverty and towards self-sufficiency.  Now in its third year, the program is having success.  What a blessing!  Transformation happens. The next group of participants start in late May.  We are looking to recruit new allies (volunteers who serve […]
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Donate Eyeglasses to Those Who Need Help with Their Sight

During May, we are collected glasses for the Lions in Sight (LIS) Foundation of California and Nevada. LIS provides no cost primary eye care and vision correction to low-income and disadvantaged people around the world.  Exams and eyeglasses are provided by licensed ophthalmologists or optometrists at LIS sites in the US and developing countries. Please donate used […]
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Consider Joining the Serving Others with Love Leadership Team

An incredibly rewarding way to live your faith is to help lead the missions and outreach of Asbury UMC. This team defines the plan for the year, coordinates the many church-wide opportunities for service and takes turns leading many of the projects and programs offered. If you are interested in learning more about what is involved, […]
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