UMCOR School Bag Sewing Day
Thursday, April 26, 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall. Please join us to cut out and sew UMCOR school bags. Bring your sewing machine and/or a fabric scissors – or just come to help! Snacks and lunch will be provided. Our goal is 200 school bags. Questions? Contact Cindy Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 351-2818 or Terri Schmidt at email@example.com or 212-3553.
Sunday, April 29, 8:00-11:15 a.m., Fellowship Hall. The Mission Team will be serving a Free-Will Donation breakfast. Please join us for pancakes, sausage and a drink. All proceeds benefit the 2019 International Mission Trip.
Camp Early Bird Deadline – Monday, April 30. Camp brochures are on the ushers table outside the Sanctuary. Go online and register at www.dakcamps.org. Make sure to enter the Asbury Church Code: 120181CA. You must let the office know that you are registered for camp. Please forward your confirmation to Roxie at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions? Contact Roxie. Asbury continues its commitment to pay half of the early bird price for each camper for their first camp.
4th Annual Bicycle Roundup for Rosebud!
The 4th annual Bicycle Roundup for Rosebud is coming soon! A storage area has been secured and we are gathering 100 gently used or new bicycles in 10 days (April 26-May 5). During those dates bikes can be dropped off at Asbury. Please put bikes in the lower level hallway by the youth rooms. All bikes will be distributed by the Tree of Life Relief Agency in Mission SD. We are grateful for all of the continued support for this ministry. Please consider how you can get involved. Thank you.
New Kitchen Countertops Needed
The Trustees need $3500 to replace the countertops in the kitchen. If you would like to donate, please write “kitchen” on the memo line of your check or envelope.
We Need Your Rummage Sale Items!
Please help us raise money for our mission trip while you clean out your closets and garages. We seek gently used items but no clothes. To donate items, simply drop them off beginning May 6 in Room 005. We will pick up items if needed. The Rummage Sale will be held on May 18 and 19. All proceeds benefit the 2019 International Mission Trip.
Stephen Leader Opportunity
If you have skills in organization, administration, communication and want to use your gifts to help Asbury be a more compassionate, caring congregation, we would love to talk to you about becoming a Stephen Leader for Asbury’s Stephen Ministry Team. To find out more about the ministry and about upcoming training opportunities, contact Pastor Matt at email@example.com or 332-8861.
Buy A Cookbook – Support Vacation Bible School!
Each cookbook costs $10 and you may purchase as many as you would like. Proceeds go to funding Vacation Bible School 2018. Cookbooks are available in the office on weekdays. Questions? Contact Michelle Baird at firstname.lastname@example.org or 332-8861.
605 Breakthrough Prayer Cards
Asbury has a special prayer that we ask members and friends to offer every day at 6:05 a.m. and/or 6:05 p.m. Please pick up a Prayer Card from the usher’s table in the hallway near the sanctuary doors. Thanks for praying that God will breakthrough and do new things in us and in Christ’s church. Thanks!