The Gospel Truth

This is an occasional column exploring a Bible passage. “Lord when was it that we saw you hungry and gave you food, or thirsty and gave you something to drink?” Matthew 25: 37 In the Gospels, Matthew 25 is the only description we have of judgment following our deaths. (All other references to living in […]

Thank You for Supporting Asbury: Stewardship Update

Thank you for your pledges of financial support at Asbury. Your giving makes our ministries possible. As our financial team draws up a budget for 2018, your pledged amounts help them make wise choices for the year ahead. Please turn in your pledges to the church office or put in the offering plate on Sunday. […]

Advent and Christmas Eve at Asbury

Celebrate the Season of Advent at Asbury Christmas Concert Sunday 12/3, 7pm, followed by a cookie reception. Community Christmas Pageant 12/10 5:30pm followed by dinner in the Fellowship Hall Community Christmas Caroling, 12/17 3:30pm Each Sunday morning of Advent, Linda Culpepper will lead an Advent and Reflection class starting December 3rd, 9am in Fireside Room […]

Pastor’s Ponderings

The first rain of the season has come and gone. And here’s what I noticed: the rain soaked the earth but it took a few days before new shoots of green grass appeared along the paths where I walk. The rain has power to renew the earth, but we couldn’t see that right away. Only […]

Youth Christmas Party

Come celebrate Christmas with the youth groups on December 27 from 6-8:30 p.m. The Smiths will host the youth Christmas party, and there will be dinner, games, fun, and of course a White Elephant Gift Exchange! Please bring a wrapped gift (worth no more than $10) for the gift exchange.

December Youth Happenings

December 1: Movie and Discussion Night 6-9pm December 3: No youth groups, Christmas Concert 7pm December 10: No youth groups, Christmas Pageant 5:30pm December 17: No youth groups, Christmas caroling December 22: Youth Christmas Service Project 10am-1pm December 24: No youth groups, Christmas Eve services: 7pm Communion 11pm Story and Carols December 27: Youth Christmas […]

Youth Christmas Service Project December 22

Let’s bring some Christmas love and cheer to folks in our community! We will meet at Asbury at 10:00 a.m. and return around 1:00 p.m.  Please RSVP to Chelsea by December 17 on the church Contact Us page.

Youth Group Movie and Discussion Night December 1

For our second movie and discussion night we will watch Apollo 13! Based on the true story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission to land on the moon, this movie was nominated for 9 academy awards. It tells the story of courage and working together in the face of adversity. Apollo 13 is rated PG […]

Boy Scout Tree Lot open

Asbury’s Boy Scout Troop 900 opened its annual Christmas Tree Lot on Saturday, November 25. The tree lot is located on the corner of Hillcrest Ave. and East Ave. in Livermore — just down the street from church. (Tree lot on Google Maps) Hours of Operation Monday‐Friday from 5:00‐9:00 PM Saturday & Sunday 9:00 AM‐9:00 […]

Eagle Court of Honor for Austin Gnecco

The congregation of Asbury UMC is cordially invited by Tony & Keri Gnecco and BSA Troop 900 to honor Austin Gnecco at his Eagle Scout Court of Honor Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM Asbury United Methodist Church Dessert will follow. All are welcome to help us celebrate this accomplishment.