Asbury Newsletter

Asbury United Methodist Church, Columbus, Indiana, US

This Week in Worship
This week in Worship is available to you so that you can engage in all the worship activities for the week.

Pit Stop News
Pit Stop Volunteers for Thursday, 8/22: Bakers – Kathy Meyer, Annette Ziegler, Sue Eaglin, Sally Riddle, Sue Rhoades, Mary Ferdon and Janice Fisher. Workers – Shirley Williams, Carol Shemwell, Ron Luther, Georgia Long, Sue Eaglin, Patti Reisinger, Sue and Bill Linder, Annette and Gary Ziegler, Kathy Meyer, Pat Spurlock and Jan Buchanan.

College Care Ministry
Kathy Meyer has taken over the college care ministry committee. If you have a student attending college, please call Jennifer at the Church Office, 812-372-4555 with the needed information. Please tell Jennifer your student’s name, college, address at college, and birth date. I look forward to reminding our college students they are still remembered and valued by their Asbury church family.

Oatmeal Containers Needed
Our Children’s Ministry is collecting any size Oatmeal containers for our upcoming Fall Festival in September. Please drop off your containers to the office by September 15th!!

The United Methodist Church News Service
The United Methodist Church has a news service that will email you news reports about what is happening across the denomination. You can choose to receive the news on a daily basis, a weekly basis, or both. You can subscribe to the service by following this link. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Feed My Starving Children
Save The Date – Feed My Starving Children Packing Event for 2019 will take place on September 6 – 7.  
We are FINALLY ready to start taking sign-ups for FMSC: 
The event is almost here but unfortunately the donations are not.  Please consider donating prior to the event.  You can give in the weekly offering or you can donation online at

FMSC Contest

It’s contest time Grab a FMSC container and fill it up with change, bills, checks and turn it in on Sunday, August 25th to win a prize.  Prizes will be given to the top three participants who have the most money in their container!

Asbury Men Family Fish Fry 
Friday, September, 13th, 5:30 – 6:30pm. Plan to attend and invite your friends and neighbors. Advance tickets only!! Tickets go on sale on Sunday, August 25th at $7.00 apiece. Children under 12 are free. Menu includes our Famous Fried White Fish, baked beans, applesauce, chips and dessert.

Did You Know…
That we have a sermon archive that you can access straight from our website?
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