At Asbury, our purpose is to encourage people to grow into mature disciples of Jesus Christ. By participating in a small group, you can receive the encouragement, relationships and discipleship to help you know and grow in Christ.
For more information about becoming involved in a small group, please contact Paul and Kim Schultz, Small Group Coordinators at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Focus: Bible Study, Support
Leader: Tom Brosey
Meets: Weekly/Sunday 5:00pm to 6:00pm at Asbury UMC
Age: No age restrictions
Leader: Kevin and Lisa Earnest
Meets: 1st and 3rd Sunday, 5:00pm at Asbury UMC
Caffeine & Cholesterol
Men’s breakfast group that wanders through the Bible one book at a time; debates politics and sports; shares family stories and needs and supports and prays for each other – all under the influence of caffeine.
Focus: Bible Study, Support
Leader: Steve Ferdon
Meets: Weekly/Friday 6:30am at Bob Evans Restaurant
Group that meets for fellowship and provides financial support to sponsor a child through Compassion International.
Leader(s): Judy Smith
Meets: Monthly/Saturday 9:00am at various members’ homes
Rise N Shine
A Walk to Emmaus Men’s Reunion Group that meets for fellowship and mutual encouragement, not study.
Focus: Fellowship and Accountability
Age: no restrictions
Contact: Jim Fleming
Meets: Weekly/Fridays at 6:30am at local restaurants
Group studying scripture and providing support for each other. Study material includes Christian books selected by group.
Focus: Bible Study, Discipleship, Support
Leaders: Mary Sue Stone, Sue Rhoades
Meets: Bi-Monthly/Wednesdays at 7:00pm at various members’ homes
Fellowship group which meets to discuss devotional readings and provide encouragement to each other.
Focus: Devotions, Support
Leaders: Rosemary Bolenbaugh, Liz Miles
Meets: First and Third Thursday at 10am in the Church Library
Group combines fellowship with Bible study lite. Materials used include Scripture, Christian books and video. Group holds a pitch-in meal every other month with social activities.
Focus: Bible study, Outreach
Leaders: Debbie Frazier
Meets: Second and Fourth Tuesdays at 7:00pm at various members’ homes
Sermon-based Bible scripture study group based on Pastor Dave’s weekly sermon and assigned daily Bible readings. Weekly study guide from worship service facilitates discussion.
Focus: Bible Study, Discipleship, Outreach
Leaders: Dot Kirkling
Meets: Weekly Wednesdays from 6:00-7:30pm in Prayer Room at Asbury
Two or More
Fellowship group which meets for sack lunch with hostess providies beverages and dessert. Hostess chooses and facilitates topic.
Focus: Devotions, Prayer
Leaders: Mary Anne Haskel; Hostess for the Day
Meets: Bi-monthly/Tuesdays at 11:30am at various members’ homes
Christian men’s fellowship group that discusses a wide range of topics, not necessarily church based.
Focus: Support, Outreach
Leaders: John Smith, Denny Taylor
Meets: Bi-monthly/Wednesdays at 8:00am at various local restaurants