Holy Week and Easter at Asbury UMC

Palm Sunday, April 14 10 a.m. We will celebrate Palm Sunday and Confirmation together this year as we wonder what it means to say yes to God. Maundy Thursday, April 18 6:30 p.m.  Asbury will host a joint worship service with Lynnewood UMC and Grace UMC here at Asbury. Worship will begin at 6:30pm with […]
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Pre-K through 5th Grade Sunday School

The Pre-K through 5th grade classes have finished their 13 week adventure through the ‘Travel Guide to the Fruit of the Spirit’ curriculum series and will begin an new adventure journeying through ‘A Joyful Path’ curriculum series. Pick up a family activity packet ‘Reflections on Prayer an Illustrated Lent for Families’ from room 4 or […]
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Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday, April 21 we will have 3 opportunities for worship: 6 AM Sunrise Worship 8 AM Worship lead by the Band! 10 AM Worship lead by the Faith Choir and other musical groups followed by the Easter egg hunt!  More details in the April Articles. Plan now to attend a bring family members, […]
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Ash Wednesday

Lent begins with Ash Wednesday Ash Wednesday, March 6 marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is a season of 40 days, not counting Sundays that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Holy Saturday (the Saturday before Easter). Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word Lencten, which means, “spring”. The season is a preparation for celebrating Easter. […]
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Anointing and Healing Prayers in Worship

Beginning this Sunday, we will offer prayers of healing and anointing with oil during Communion. Those who would like to be anointed are invited to come before or after receiving communion to the ramps into the chancel to receive this rite.

Lenten Food Drive Ends April 1st

Help us feed those in need by donating non-perishable food to the Alameda County Community Food Bank.  This is a challenging time of year for donations and we can make a difference. Donation barrels are in the Sanctuary and church office.  Suggested donations include: canned vegetables, fruits or meats, pasta, tomato sauce, beans, rice, peanut […]
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Easter Offering, Fertile GroundWorks, April 1st

A few years ago, Asbury launched the Garden of Grace.  It has now become the remarkably successful Fertile GroundWorks.  The vision of FGW is to feed the hungry and inspire our community to grow food sustainably.  About 20,000 pounds of food is produced each year and donated to Open Heart Kitchen and several Livermore food […]
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Easter Offering – For Fertile Groundworks

A few years ago, Asbury launched the Garden of Grace.  It has now become the remarkably successful Fertile GroundWorks.  The vision of FGW is to feed the hungry and inspire our community to grow food sustainably.  About 15,000 pounds of food is produced each year and donated to Open Heart Kitchen and several Livermore food […]
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Lenten Food Drive – February 14th – April 1st

Help us feed those in need by donating non-perishable food to the Alameda County Community Food Bank.  This is a challenging time of year for donations and we want to help. Donation barrels will be in the Sanctuary and church office.  Suggested donations include: canned vegetables, fruits or meats, pasta, tomato sauce, beans, rice, peanut […]
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Wanted: Children’s Moment Speakers for Worship Services

Children’s Moment Worship Service Speakers Training This training is for new and current volunteers. Kerri Gnecco will be the instructor. Details Sunday, June 11 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (a new date and time) Room 8 Following our new 10:00 a.m. service time. Please prayerfully consider inspiring future generations with your light of Christ by becoming a Children’s […]
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