Weekly Update – Sept. 30, 2018

Weekly Update – Sept. 30, 2018

Sermon Preview: “Getting Past Your Past: Getting Past Your Personal Failures”
Matthew 26:69-75
Andy Mannes, Student Minister


Service Times
9:30 AM – Contemporary Service
11:00 AM – Traditional Service

september seriesSeptember Preaching Series – Getting Past Your Past
This is the last week for the series “Getting Past Your Past.” This Sunday, you won’t want to miss it as Andy Mannes will bring it all together for us and continue to help us move forward. Grab lots of friends and be sure to be here this Sunday or watch on our website or Facebook page.

LiveIt! at 9:30 AM (Grades K-5) – exception is this Sunday, Sept. 30thNoah’s Ark Adult Class at 9:45 AM | Nursery & Preschool

THIS Sunday is Family Sunday at 9:30 AM Service
Bring the kiddos for our Family Service at 9:30 AM Sunday, Sept 30. We will enjoy a priceless opportunity to worship with your kids in the North Building. There will be no elementary programming that day, but the nursery and preschool will still be available.

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.

Asbury Care Team (ACT)
To learn more and meet our Care Team members, click here.


StudentsClick here and check out what our Student Ministry is all about!

KidsVisit our page to learn more about Asbury’s Kids Ministry!


habitatHabitat for Humanity/Apostles Build needs lots of loving, helping hands over the next few months!
We will be helping build the next Habitat for Humanity house as part of the Apostles Build beginning on September 29 and continuing through the next several months. We need volunteers THIS SATURDAY, September 29 and NEXT Saturday, October 6, 2018Visit our Apostles Build page to learn more and sign up.

Backpack Buddies Gearing Up for First Meal Packing EventBackPack Buddies
 All hands are needed on deck on our rescheduled date of Saturday, October 6 at 10 AM in Asbury North. Join us as we pack up food to be distributed in the backpacks of some of our Lynn Road students. Send an email to Crista to let her know you are coming!


It’s Asbury Preschool Sunday!
You may see a few new faces welcoming you in this Sunday. We are blessed to have Asbury Preschool staff, board members, and teachers serving and worshiping with us. Be sure to say hello! 

next stepsTaking Your NEXT Step with Asbury? Attend NEXT this Sunday.
If you are new to Asbury or looking for information on how to get connected, this is for you! You will meet the staff, learn about our ministry areas and be given the opportunity to sign up for service opportunities. Join us at 10:35 AM in Room 301, Asbury North. This informal gathering will be brief so whether you stay after the 9:30 service or come just before the 11:00 service, we won’t take up much of your time.

Hurricane Relief & Partnership with New Song Church
Did you stockpile water, batteries or other handy items prior to the Hurricane? Put them to good use! We’re collecting key supplies to be donated to help our friends in New Bern. Specific needs are: (1) cleaning supplies, (2) insect repellent, and (3) backpacks for kids as 90% of students have lost their homes. Please bring donations during the week or Sunday and put them in the collection bins.

Please Welcome our NEW Director of LifeGroups & ServiceJeff Severt
We’re very excited to welcome Jeff Severt as our new Director of LifeGroups & Service. He may look familiar as he has been serving at Asbury Sunday mornings on our worship and tech teams. He will officially begin on October 1. Join us in giving him a big welcome when you see him around campus!!!

Kevin Thompson’s Album Release Celebration: An Evening of Stories and Songs
Join us for an evening of gospel-tinged Americana music as we celebrate the release of Kevin’s new album, Ghosts From Two Towns Over. Kevin will be performing with his band and sharing some of the stories behind his songs. Steve Hartsoe will be opening the evening and joining Kevin on guitar. This is a perfect date night as we will be offering FREE childcare! RSVP at asburyraleigh.org/events

Now Hiring for a Children’s Ministry Assistant
This is a part time position and will report to the Director of Children’s Ministry. The position assists with various programming aspects of children’s ministry, recruitment of volunteers, and also provides administrative support for the ministry. To see the full job description and download an application, visit our Employment page.

Live worshipOur 9:30 AM Contemporary Service – Live on Sundays
Our 9:30 AM Contemporary Service will now play be able to be viewed directly from our website on Sunday mornings at 9:30 AM. The link can be found at on our homepage or get there directly by visiting asburyraleigh.org/live.


Sept. 29 – Apostle’s Build
Sept. 30 – “Next”; Family & Preschool Sunday
Oct. 6 – Backpack Buddies; Apostle’s Build
Oct. 7 – Communion; 1st Sunday Monthly Prayer
Oct. 13 – Kevin Thompson Album Release Celebration
Oct. 14 – Nov. 4 – Operation Christmas Child Begins
Oct. 28  – Falleluia (3pm – 5pm)
Nov. 4 – 11 – Family Promise
Nov. 7 – Discovering Asbury
Nov. 18 – Baptism & Membership Sunday
Stay up to date with our Events Calendar and never miss an Asbury Church event!

 Thank you for staying connected with us!