December 8, 2019: What Will This Child Become?

How can this be?  What will this child become? How long do I have to wait? The Nativity story in the New Testament Gospel accounts contain six key inquiries that unlock the true reason for the season. Beginning the first

Christmas Has To Be Real

When the Angel Gabriel appeared to Mary during the famous “annunciation” depicted here, she had one question:“How Can This Be?”  In that moment, Christ came into Mary’s world. If you get real about Christmas, says Pastor Kip in his weekly

Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Advent continues this Sunday and we will journey to find peace. The peace that Christ brings is missing in our world and we have an opportunity to be peacemakers, says Rev. Dr. Kip Laxson in his weekly eLetter.  Interested in

December 1, 2019: How Will I Know That This Is So?

How can this be?  What will this child become? How long do I have to wait? The Nativity story in the New Testament Gospel accounts contain six key inquiries that unlock the true reason for the season. Beginning the first

Happy Thanksgiving!

Rev. Dr. Kip Laxson and the staff at Asbury UMC wish you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving!  Sing and make music from your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of

November 24, 2019: Jesus and a Life Worth Living & Dying For

One of the most common questions that people ask is why bad things happen to good people  All of us, at one time or another, face sorrow, grief, and pain. These are challenges that are no respecter of persons.  The

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In his weekly video eLetter, Pastor Kip previews what’s coming this Advent and Christmas season at Asbury–which is just about a week away!  Learn more about Christmas here at Asbury, it’s all right here: asburyonline.org/christmas.

November 17, 2019: One Day at a Time

One of the most common questions that people ask is why bad things happen to good people  All of us, at one time or another, face sorrow, grief, and pain. These are challenges that are no respecter of persons.  The

November 10, 2019: Pray Regardless

One of the most common questions that people ask is why bad things happen to good people  All of us, at one time or another, face sorrow, grief, and pain. These are challenges that are no respecter of persons.  The

One Day at a Time

Have a lot on your shoulders right now? Repeat after Pastor Kip: take it one day at a time. He elaborates in this weekly eLetter. In addition to worship at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m., here’s a snapshot of what’s happening