Weekly Update – Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly Update – Oct. 29, 2017

Sermon Preview: “Colorful Relatives”
Deuteronomy 34:1-12
Tom Newman, Lead Pastor


Worship Services

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.



Creating Community

LifeGroups are made up of 8-12 people meeting, often in homes, to form friendships, talk about faith and the Bible, have social times and do service projects. People are at different stages of life and faith-creating diverse and relaxed environments. Click here to learn more or contact Sharon Hensley.

Asbury Kid’s Ministry

LiveIt! is our Sunday environment for K-5th grade from 9:30-10:30am. It is a small group experience with a large group component where a host and storyteller make the Bible come alive and help children apply biblical principles to everyday life. Click here to learn more or contact Crista McKenzie .  The virtue for September is: Stewardship

Asbury Student MinistryStudents

A fun, exciting place to do life together for our tweens and teens! Large group worship, small study groups, service projects, and retreats. Life change, deep friendships, and spiritual formation happen at 412 and DASH. Click here or contact Andy Mannes.


backpackBackpack Buddies Meal Packing Event

Our next meal packing event is scheduled for Saturday, November 11 at 10 AM in Asbury North. We will pack
backpacks with weekend meals for children from food-insecure homes. This is a GREAT service project for families! Let Crista know you will be there!

Care Corps/Meal Team Seeking Assistancecasserole

Seeking volunteers to serve on one of three meal teams. You would be asked to provide meals for someone just getting home from the hospital, who has a long-term debilitating illness, or a new baby. If interested, please contact Faye Biffert at fbiffert@att.net.

Other Volunteer Opportunities:


new blog postNew Blog Post

Every week, someone within our church administration (and maybe within our community) will share life nuggets with us and be a source of knowledge and inspiration through their stories! Be sure to check them out every week on our Church Blog. This week, Pastor Tom Newman tells us why he is a PUSH-y Pastor. Check it out!

Falleluia is THIS SUNDAY!!!Falleluia

Come one, Come All!! This Sunday, from 3-5pm. FREE!!! Costumes welcome! Moon bounce, horse drawn hayrides, cakewalk, cotton candy, games, photo booth, balloon animals, candy! Games are geared for 5th grade and under but fun for the whole family!! Bring a friend (or two)!!! ***Candy and baked goods donations can still be dropped off in the lobby of Asbury South today or before the event.***

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Bonfire festivities will begin after Falleluia and end at 7pm and dinner will be provided. ***Please note there will not be regular Youth Ministry this week.***


family sundayFamily Service – THIS SUNDAY!!!

Join us for our Family Service at 9:30 AM this Sunday in Asbury North.  Enjoy a priceless opportunity to worship with your kids in our main sanctuary. Nursery and preschool will still be available in Asbury South.

Pray for our Haiti Missions Team

As our missions team prepares to return home on Monday, October 30, please continue to pray for their safety, good health, and effective ministry.


First Sunday Prayer Meeting – November 5 @ 5:30 PM, Asbury Southwoman praying hands

All are invited to come and pray for the church and community!


 Mark Your Calendars – Christmas Cantata is Coming cantata

Our 2017 Christmas Cantata will be held in Asbury North’s Worship Center on Saturday, December 9 at 7:00 PM and on Sunday, December 10 at 10:00  AM (a combined service).


 Asbury JOY Group  (55+) – Next Meeting – Thurs., Nov. 16 @ 11:00 AMpumpkins

Please join us for our next meeting in November!! The program will be presented by the students of Asbury Preschool and a Thanksgiving lunch will be served for just $6 per person. We will enjoy the afternoon together in Asbury North, 307/308.



Oct. 25-30 – Mission Trip to Haiti
Oct. 29 – Family Sunday; Falleluia
Nov. 10-12 – Pilgrimage
Nov. 11 – Backpack Buddies
Nov. 12-19 – Family Promise
Nov. 19 – Baptism @ 11:00 AM
Nov. 23-24 – Church Office Closed for Thanksgiving
Dec. 9-10 – Cantata
Dec. 24 – Christmas Services
Dec. 25-26 – Church Office Closed for Christmas
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