THIS SUNDAY @ ASBURY
Sermon Preview: “A Duck Fit”
Tom Newman, Lead Pastor
9:30 AM – Contemporary Service
11:00 AM – Traditional Service
LiveIt! Classes for Grades K-5 – 9:30 AM in Asbury South (First time guests can pre-register their children here)
Noah’s Ark Adult Class – 9:45 AM in Asbury South, Room 100
Sunday Kid’s Ministry – Nursery and Preschool
Parents and youth partner with our nursery staff to provide a safe and nurturing experience for our birth – 3 year olds. The nursery is available for our 9:30 am and 11:00 am services. During the 9:30 am service, we provide a classroom experience filled with activities and a story for our 3-5 year olds. (First time guests can pre-register their children here)
Prayer after 9:30 AM Service
If you would like prayer after the 9:30 AM service, a caring individual in room 302 will be waiting to pray with you.
ACT is here to confidentially serve our church community under the leadership of our Lead Pastor, for general or specific life issues such as grief/loss, unemployment, illness, and life changes. To learn more and meet our Care Team members, click here.
We need 200+ volunteers on Saturday, March 24 at 10 AM to help us with packing 60,000 meals with Rise Against Hunger. This will be Part 1 of 2 events (the next one will be on May 20) and will be held at the warehouse. Please register at bit.ly/acmillionmeals (required). This is a perfect service opportunity for the whole family (ages 4+), co-workers, and anyone else you can invite! Asbury, we can do it!!!!
Family Promise guests are coming to Asbury North starting Sunday, March 11 and this will be a great opportunity for you to be of service to others within our community. We will need:
- A set-up team on the morning of Sunday 3/11
- Drivers, sleepers, dinner and social teams – each day from 3/11-3/18
- A tear-down team on Sunday 3/18
Sign up here! Thank you in advance for your support!
NEWS AND NOTES
It’s not too late to squeeze in your RSVP for tomorrow’s event. Please click here by midnight tonight (February 28) and let us know you can make it! Dessert and drinks will be served. Childcare will be available upon request.
This Sunday is Commitment Sunday. Regardless of your commitment level, we encourage everyone to return a card. You may increase or decrease your commitment if your situation changes. Please place your card in this Sunday’s offering plate, return it to the church office, or complete it securely online at asburyraleigh.org. If you have any questions, contact Paula Jones.
Missed last week’s message? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. You can always listen to past sermons online right here!
Here at Asbury Church, attendance at our Discovering Asbury class is a requirement for membership. Our next class will be on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Dinner will be served at 6:00 PM and childcare will be provided. RSVP by Monday, March 5th by clicking here. Our next Baptism and Membership Sunday will be March 25, 2018.
For March, we will focus on the call to “take up the cross” and follow Jesus with a spirit of obedience and gratitude. We’ll meet you in the Sanctuary!
JOY Group – March 15 @ 11:00 AM – Asbury North
This month’s JOY Group will welcome Mrs. Debbie Kaighn, recently retired Administrator of Transitions Life Care, as our speaker. She is a long-time member of Asbury Church and is Co-Coordinator of our Family Promise Program. Lunch will be served at the usual cost of $6 per person. We will see you then!
Holy week begins on Sunday, March 25 and ends on Easter, April 1. Here is the schedule (you may want to save the picture to your phone or computer for future reference):
- Palm Sunday – March 25 – Services at 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM
- Maundy Thursday – March 29 – 6:30 PM in South Building
- Good Friday – March 30 – 6:30 PM in North Building
- Easter Sunday – April 1 – 6:30 AM (Sunrise) | 9:30 AM & 11:00 AM Service | Easter Egg Hunt after 9:30 AM Service
***On Easter Sunday, please bring fresh flowers to place on the cross in the courtyard.***
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