2019 Discernment Retreat at at Kings Beach United Methodist Church

Date: October 25-27, 2019 (Arrive by 7pm on Friday. Departure after lunch on Sunday). Location: Lake Tahoe UMC & Retreat Center 8425 Dolly Varden Ave. Kings Beach, CA 96143 Phone: 530-546-2290 Discernment is the practice of listening for the guidance of the Holy Spirit calling us to deeper understanding of where love and grace live. It requires […]

Livermore Community Blood Drive Update

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

From Pastor Kathy…

As many of you know this fall we are embarking on a capital campaign to fund our new proposed office building. I have to confess normally I wouldn’t be in favor of a new office building—usually feeling something else is more important (like children’s classrooms, Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall). However, the reality is that our […]

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.

Video seen in worship

On Sunday, June 9, we showed a video in worship depicting the church as an intergalactic community. Many have requested the link! Here is it:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L6TGxKvSqH8

July Young Adult Activities

July Young Adult Activities July 7: Young Adult Lunch Out after Worship July 11: Young Adult Bible Study, 7:30-8:30pm July 25: Young Adult Bible Study, 7:30-8:30pm

July Youth Happenings

July Youth Happenings July 2: Game Night, 7:30-9:30pm July 7: Shakespeare in the Park 6pm July 13-14: Youth Camping Lock-in July 21: SSP Team Dinner, 5:30pm July 24: 6 Flags Trip July 28-August 4: Sierra Service Project

Pastor’s Ponderings

Each year in June your pastors and elected lay delegates to Annual Conference head off to join with other United Methodists from around California and Nevada. This year we traveled to Modesto, where thankfully the weather decided to behave and it was not too hot for the four days we were there. Annual Conference is […]

Asbury Membership Class scheduled for September

Becoming a member of the church involves making promises to God and our church community to practice intentional faith development, passionate worship, extravagant generosity, radical hospitality and risk taking mission and service. During this 4 week class we will explore these promises more fully and share with each other what they mean to us as […]

From Pastor Kathy…

As you may know we have a Special Pastor’s Fund that enables Asbury to help those who are in vulnerable situations. I want to take this opportunity to share a couple of stories of how we have used this fund to help others and in doing so are being God’s love through our hands, our […]