This Sunday at Asbury — November 18, 2018

This page updates on Friday or Saturday to tell you about our upcoming Sunday worship service.
26th Sunday after Pentecost — Thanksgiving Service on Commitment Sunday
NOTE: Asbury Memorial provides childcare during the 10 O'clock Hour and the worship service.

10 A.M. (opportunities for children & adults)

Creative Kids
Our "Creative Kids" program for children and youth has restarted for the new church year. Creative Kids uses puppetry and other art forms to experience the good news of the gospel. These art forms will be shared in our worship services periodically. Creative Kids meets on the 2nd floor of the Education Building.
10 O'clock Hour
Stretch, grow, and build relationships all at the same time at our study in the Social Hall at 10:00 a.m. All adults are welcomed. Come at 9:45 a.m. for coffee and fellowship.
Breathing Under Water Study Group
This book study and discussion group of Franciscan Richard Rohr's classic book, Breathing Under Water, will meet in the Conference Room on the 1st floor. Rohr explains how the renowned AA program is preeminently spiritual and has the power to rescue people from the tidal wave of compulsive behavior and addiction by helping them "breathe under water" and discover God's love and compassion.

11 A.M.

Godly Play
Children, ages 3 to 5 years old, are invited to participate in the wonderfully creative and interactive learning experience of Godly Play. It meets on the first floor of the Education Building across from the nursery.

Worship Service at 11:15 am

Bring the harvest to the altar: children, youth, and adults bring the harvest to the altar during the opening hymn.
Text: Psalm 100 and 1 Thessalonians 5:11-18 [NIV translation]
Sermon: "Thanks for Commitment" — Rev. Billy Hester
Offertory: "On My Knees" — Asbury Memorial Choir
Sharing: Lyn Carden and Ashelyn Carden
Offering of Pledges for 2019
Bulletin for the Service
Flowers: The flowers for Sunday's worship service are given in honor of Val and Jim Utsey's wedding anniversary by Val and Jim.

After the Service

Coffee Hour
Please join us in the Social Hall for fellowship and light refreshments.
During Coffee Hour
We will be taking orders for Pecan Pies.
Asbury's Heavenly Honey will be on sale.
We will be taking orders for Billy's 2nd book, Wow! Wisdom.
Connection Corner 
If you have questions about Asbury or if you would like to meet more people at the church, head to the Connection Corner in the Social Hall! The folks at the Connection Corner are looking forward to getting to know you and will be glad to share with you about the programs and events at the church.  Copies of Rev. Hester's book, WOW! Moments, are available for purchase.
An Advent and Christmas Tradition: Strips of Cloth for the Cradle
We are in need of people who can help with the strips of cloth that are given to the congregation on the first Sunday of Advent. If you are able to help, please see Dottie Kluttz after the service. She will be at the Connection Corner.
Christmas Gifts for Those in Need
We again will be helping to supply Christmas gifts for families in need. If you are able to help, please see Margaret Cook Levy after the service in the Social Hall at the Connection Corner.
Encourage a friend or an acquaintance to come try the Asbury Experience!