Weekly Update – Nov. 11, 2018

Weekly Update – Nov. 11, 2018

Sermon Preview: “Because of You: Loving People and Changing Lives”
Mark 12:38-44
Tom Newman, Lead Pastor


worship his nameService Times
9:30 AM – Contemporary Service
11:00 AM – Traditional Service

November Preaching Series – “Because of You”
Loving and caring for each other. Bringing peace and truth into darkness. Pointing each other toward Jesus. It’s the Church, and it’s a beautiful expression of God at work through us. Join us as we take a look at what’s coming to life Because of You.

LiveIt! at 9:30 AM (Grades K-5) | Noah’s Ark Adult Class at 9:45 AM | Nursery & Preschool

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.

care teamAsbury Care Team (ACT)
ACT is here to care for you under the leadership of our Lead Pastor. 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!


Hanging of the Greens
Asbury Elves! Come help decorate our church for Advent season. Coffee and doughnuts provided! No experience necessary, just a willingness to help and follow directions. Email Carol Bazemore and let her know you will be there!

Seeking Greeters, Snack Donors & Coffee Volunteers for 2019
Are you looking for ways to serve at Asbury on an ongoing basis? We are looking for you! Volunteer at least once a month and help us continue to make Sunday mornings a great experience for all! Contact Alicia Petty for details!

Hurricane Recovery Partnership with New Song Church
We are now forming monthly work teams to help the relief victims. If you would like to participate, please email Jeff Severt.


Eric GrushWelcome our New Traditional Worship Director!
We are grateful to welcome Eric Grush as our new Director of Traditional Worship. We are excited for his energy and look forward to seeing what God has in store. Check out his bio here and/or click here to watch as he tells a little about himself!

New Blog Post Alert!
Paula Jones, our Business Administrator, helps us answer a very important question: How do we trade worry for trust? Check it out here!

Cantata – Do You Play an Instrument? WE NEED YOU!
If you play an instrument and would love to join our Cantata orchestra, please email Christina at cantata@asburyraleigh.org

Specific needs are:
• 1 Violin
• 1 Flute
• 1 Clarinet
• 2 Trombone
• 1 Trumpet
• 2 Horn
• 1 Percussion

Gift of Thanks to Staff
Thank you for faithfully supporting the ministries and Asbury staff. The Staff Parish Relations Committee would like to recognize our staff, who live out our mission every day. To contribute, use “Staff Gift” in the memo of your check and place in the offering plate or give online at www.asburyraleigh.org/give. Please also consider sending a note of appreciation to them. Thank you!

Asbury JOY Group (55+) – Meeting Thurs., Nov. 15 @ 11 AM
We are thankful in this season and can’t wait to celebrate with you at this very special meeting. Kevin Thompson will perform and a Thanksgiving lunch is planned ($6 per person). We will meet in Asbury North, 307/308.

Thanksgiving Holiday – Office Hours Update
For the Thanksgiving holiday, the church office will be closed Nov. 22-25 and will reopen Nov. 26. We look forward to worshiping with you at our regular service times on Nov. 25.

Let’s Go To Haiti!
Our next mission trip to the school in Sous Raille is Feb. 20-25, 2019. All are welcome but we’ve got just a few spots left! Contact: Jeff Severt


Nov. 15 – JOY Group Monthly Meeting at 11 AM
Nov. 18 – Baptism & Membership Sunday
Dec. 8 – Cantata @ 7 PM (North Bldg)
Dec. 9 – Cantata @ 10 AM (North Bldg)
Dec. 9 – No Kids Ministry Programming
Dec. 23 – No Kids Ministry Programming
Dec. 24 – Christmas Eve Services – 4 PM (Kids), 7PM, & 11 PM
Feb. 20-25, 2019 – Haiti
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