Sunday, October 11, 2020

Thanks to all who joined us for worship this morning!

We apologize for the issues with our stream this morning and they've been addressed for future weeks.

You can re-watch the
full service from this morning without interruption at

Resources from Worship
October is Pastor Appreciation Month!
Take time during the month of October to say a special "thanks" to our pastors! Send an email, a card of thanksgiving, or another affirmation for their ministry at Asbury. Cards can be sent to the church office.
Tithing impacts the ministries of the church, but it also impacts our hearts. Visit to learn about a no-strings-attached introduction to tithing.
As we enter the fall, some of our small groups are offering virtual open houses to help you get a taste of the group and see if it's right for you! Visit to get connected to a group now!

You are invited to join Allentown's Virtual CROP Hunger Walk! Raise funds online and walk on your own today, Sunday, October 11th.

Visit to register and start raising funds with our team ASBURY SPIRIT or to make a donation to Asbury Spirit team member.

Let's Fight Hunger Together!

through TODAY, October 11 (Virtual) CROP Walk
Monday, October 12 Bazaar BBQ Dinner Sale Begins
Monday, October 12 Susanna Circle Meeting
Saturday, October 17 Bazaar Beans and Bean Soup Pickup
Monday, October 21 Sarah Circle Meeting
Saturday, October 24 Bazaar BBQ Dinner Pickup

Please note that all on-site events are subject to to the continued approval of the church Trustees and Council, the Church being generally open for worship services, and/or state, federal and county government dictated COVID-19 requirements.

Current Bazaar Sales
Fall Crafts (through October 11 or until items sell out)
Baked Goods, Jam/Jellies, Pecans (through October 11)

Upcoming Bazaar Sale
BBQ Dinner (October 12-18)

Silent auction items being collected
Used clothing/winter coats being collected October 24

Get information on all areas with current announcements at

"A huge thank you for all who brought a bountiful collection of food to Asbury on Saturday October 10th. I'm sure we collected 400-500 pounds for the Allentown Ecumenical Food Bank. We are so thankful to you."
- Barry and Debi
Join us for worship on Sundays! In-person worship is offered at 9 AM in the Sanctuary (registration required; capacity limited - visit for info and to register). Streaming worship is offered at 10:30 AM on Sunday at
We appreciate your ongoing support of Asbury, and your generous contributions have allowed us to continue to worship and minister together. 
We realize that your personal financial landscape may have drastically changed; but if you are able to continue to financially support the ministries of Asbury, please prayerfully consider doing so.
We strongly encourage you to give online through PushPay, our online giving portal, at, but you can also mail your weekly envelopes or a check in to the church office.

Thank you for your continued support!

We encourage you to watch a condensed version of today's lesson with your child via video!
Select your child's age group: 
(3-4yr olds)
Sing in the Rain (new for 10/11)
(PreK- 5th grades)
Offstage: Drop the Act (new for 10/11)

SPARK (3 & 4yr olds)
Please join Miss Rebecca for weekly Sunday School via Zoom
Sunday mornings from 9:30 - 10 AM
Please register in advance at:

BLAST (PreK - 5th grades)
Please join Miss Lindsay, Miss Judy, Miss Cindy, Miss Patty & Miss Tara for weekly Sunday School via Zoom
Sunday mornings from 10 - 10:30 AM
Please register in advance at:

For more information on Children's Ministries contact Pam Unrath, Director of Children's and Youth Ministries, at to be added to our Children's Ministries' mailing list.

All high school-aged students (9th-12th grades) are invited to join Erin and Rich for "Stand Strong," a virtual, small group study  encouraging Christians to stand strong in the face of various trials and temptations.   
Tonight from 8 PM - 8:30 PM
Please register in advance at:  

Middle school students (6th-8th grades) are encouraged to join Pam for "This or That," a virtual study about the dangers of comparing ourselves to others instead of celebrating our unique gifts. 
Tonight from 7:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Please register in advance at:

Thanks to those of you who sent in prayer requests during the live stream this morning. We've forwarded them on to our prayer team!

If you have a prayer request, send it to the prayer team at
Asbury's building is currently only open for limited worship services and activities. Should you need to gain access to the building, please contact Israel Olivieri, Business Manager, at The office remains closed, but any phone messages you leave will be answered as soon as possible.