Interfaith Build Day – Habitat for Humanity

On Saturday, December 16th, Asbury will join other faith communities at the Habitat construction in Martinez.  Everyone is welcome, regardless of skills or experience.  We often work with the families who will own the homes. Work at the site starts at 8:30 and ends by 4:00.  We carpool from Asbury, leaving at 7:40 from the […]

Volunteering for the Holiday Gift Program

Asbury is providing volunteers to help sort gifts and to staff the gift shopping day.  We need your help!  Sorting workdays: Monday-Wednesday, December 11th, 12th and 13th (shift choices:  10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm). Gift shopping days for registered families are Thursday, Dec. 14th (shift times: 8:45am-Noon, 11:45am-3pm, 2:45-6:00pm) and Saturday, Dec. 16th (shift times: 9:45am-1pm and […]

Alternative Gift Catalog

Asbury is again offering a special way to give beyond the ordinary this holiday season. It is the Alternative Gifts Catalog. It is a way to donate to a mission or outreach of our church and if you wish, do it in honor of family or friends. You have several organizations and ministries to choose from. We also provide […]

Tri-Valley Haven Holiday Gift Program

Many families in our community will be challenged to do much gift giving at the holidays.  We can help.  Asbury will be hosting the annual Tri-Valley Haven Holiday Gift Event at which low income families have a place to “shop” for presents.  Hundreds of families will be served. Any NEW gift, for any age, is […]

Thanksgiving Offering – UMCOR

During November UMCOR will be our featured missions and outreach program.  Of note, UMCOR is doing so much to respond to the hurricane, flooding and wildfire disasters this year in the U.S.  Our Thanksgiving Offering will be designated to UMCOR. Stop by the Serve Others Table at Fellowship Hour to learn more.

Haiti Program Update

2017 has been an eventful year, with some excellent progress. We now have about 50 community clean water systems installed, in addition to those at our sponsored schools. We deployed new computer servers at several of our schools (with electronic books, Wikipedia and educational videos in Creole, French and English) One of our sponsoring churches, […]

Join Us For the Habitat for Humanity Build Day

On Saturday, November 18th, Asbury will join other faith communities at the Habitat construction location in Martinez.  Everyone is welcome, regardless of skills or experience.  We often work with the families who will own the new homes. Work at the site starts at 8:30 and ends by 4:00.  We carpool from Asbury, leaving at 7:40 […]

Help with Tri-Valley Haven Thanksgiving Food Distribution

Asbury UMC will be hosting the Thanksgiving food distribution sponsored by Tri-Valley Haven.  Each year, TVH provides food at Thanksgiving to homeless and low-income families.  It is a wonderful way to help those families that might be challenged to have a Thanksgiving Dinner. Our first task will be to help register families for this event […]

Thanks to Asbury, Tri-Valley Haven Thrift Store has New Donation Intake Area

Through the leadership of Dick Crawford and Roger Everett, Asbury sponsored installation of a new donation intake area at the Tri-Valley Haven Thrift Store.  This will greatly improve accepting and screening donations plus keep them out of the weather.

Last Call for Upcoming Guatemala Mission Trip

We will be returning to Guatemala to volunteer at a hospital, a home for disabled persons and to distribute 100 wheelchairs in Antigua and Guatemala City.  There are many people in this country who cannot afford a wheelchair.  We will be teaming with the Rotary Club there to select and equip individuals who need one. […]