The Middle – Post 1

We are currently living in the middle of life before COVID-19 and life after COVID-19. One way of viewing our world has ended and another way of viewing the world is still in process.  During the next five weeks, I

Sunday, March 15: Coronavirus Update

The well-being and safety of our church family, as well as the broader community we serve are of the utmost importance during this difficult and uncertain time. Out of an abundance of caution and following the recommendations of the CDC

Thursday, March 12: Coronavirus Update

Dear Church Family,   Like so many other churches and public institutions around the country, the Asbury staff has been closely monitoring the recent developments with the coronavirus (COVID-19) and working to make your health and safety our number one priority. As

Friday, March 13, 2020: Coronavirus Update

Over the last 24 hours, there has been a whirlwind of news, information, and announcements regarding public health and safety in light of the Coronavirus. But earlier today, the Alabama Department of Health advised local churches not to hold worship

March 8, 2020: Dear Woman, Here Is Your Son…Here Is Your Mother

Last words are always important, but surely there can be no last words as significant as those of Jesus on the cross. In these final cries, the humanity and holiness of Christ are there for all to see. This is

Feb. 2, 2020: Room at the Table

A young millennial recently asked me, “What does your church stand for?” As I gratefully celebrate the past 10 years, and focus on what the next 10 years may hold for us at Asbury, I have been seriously considering this

September 29, 2019: A Whole New Heaven!

Where is Heaven? Is it an actual location or a state of mind? Does God actually give a glimpse of Heaven to some people before they die? Is it really about playing harps and reclining on a cloud, or is it about something more? How might we deal with the basic problem for people

August 18, 2019: Judas Iscariot: Apostle of Conspiracy

Whatever happened to those original twelve Apostles who answered Jesus’ call to follow him? What kind of impact did they have on the world? Where were they from? The search for the twelve apostles is one of the most interesting

Aug 11, 2019 – The Bridge

Rev. Robert Mercer preaches in The Bridge. https://s3.amazonaws.com/podcasts.asburyonline.org/The+Bridge/2019/2019_08_11.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:47 — 69.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSS

Jun 23, 2019 – The Bridge

Rev. Robert Mercer preaches in The Bridge. https://s3.amazonaws.com/podcasts.asburyonline.org/The+Bridge/2019/2019_06_16.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:47 — 38.1MB)Subscribe: Android | RSS