Youth Musical Moves from May to February

Rainbow and Youth choirs will team up again this year to sing and act out a famous Bible Story. The story this year is Daniel in the lion’s den, called “Rescue in the Night.” In previous years, the youth would perform a musical in May. However, with so many school and community groups having year–end […]
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Ash Wednesday 2020

Lent begins with Ash Wednesday Ash Wednesday, February 26 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 […]
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Exploring Who We are as United Methodists and Asburyites

On Thursday nights in March 5,12,19 and 26, folks newer to Asbury, as well as those who have been here longer, are invited to meet with Pastor Chelsea and Pastor Kathy in a short-term small group to explore the Five Practices of Fruitful Living. The group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. in the evening and […]
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Book Talk by Donna Fado Ivery, Saturday, February 8, 2020

Donna Fado Ivery will give a book talk on her new book Sleep, Pray, Heal: A Path to Wellness and Well-Being. When a two hundred pound glass partition fell on Donna Fado Ivery’s head resulting in brain injury, disability, and chronic pain, she could no longer count on walking,speaking, or thinking. How would she care […]
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Christmas Carolers ROCK!

On December 22, from 4 – 6 PM, forty nine (49!) adults, kids and youth split into 3 groups and visited 16 different homes / senior residences, singing Christmas songs. They were equipped with caroling books, jingle bells and cookies (to deliver, not for the singers to eat!)  These fine performers were tempted to stay […]
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Close the Gap January Appeal

We want to thank everyone for a very successful campaign to fund the new office building.  A total of $964,160 was pledged. Thank you to each of you who have returned your 2020 General Fund pledge. This is a reflection of your faith and it makes possible every ministry of the church. We want to […]
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Asbury Hosts the Gathering of the Orders January 28-30, 2020

Asbury will host the Gathering of the Orders January 28-30. This gathering will bring 275-300 clergy from the California-Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church for their annual meeting with the Bishop. The pastors will worship and prayer circles,  attend workshops and hear from the Bishop as well as have a fun night at […]
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From Pastor Kathy…

From Kathy… When I first moved to Asbury, a statement that was told to me by many Asburyites was this:  if there is a need just let us know and we will meet that need!”  Such wonderful words for me to hear as your new pastor. And it’s been true! When we helped an amazing […]
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Moms Who Meditate

A new meditation group will begin Sunday, February 23rd from 8:15am to 9:00am in Asbury’s Fireside Room.  This session will run for 6 weeks and will be an introduction to meditation using resources from The World Community for Christian Meditation.  Moms of children ages 0 to 100 are welcome.  Sign up with Children’s Ministry Director […]
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“A Cry From Bethlehem to the International Community: A Palestinian Christian Advent Message on the 10th Anniversary of Kairos Palestine.”

See Flyer for this event on December 14, 2019;  gtu event flyer.final