Asbury Adds Online Donations

All the ministries at Asbury are built on the faithful financial support of members and friends.  Is the Lord speaking to YOU concerning your support of these ministries?  If so, you can now follow through on that commitment, here, right now – ONLINE!  Make a donation right now!

Vacation Bible School is — FUN!

Neighbors helping neighbors

If you wish to help Asbury with a check —  make it to the order of

Asbury UMC, 20 W. Mt. Vernon St., Smyrna, DE 19977

  • And may God richly bless you is our prayer!

Making Pads for Our Neighbors!

Wednesday Prayer List


Each Wednesday we want to post joys and concerns of our prayer community. Please share any prayer requests you would like us to remember.

Please join us in praying for:

In Hospital:  Bradley Mango: John Hopkins, Cora Conner, Kay Stokley: Bay Health, David DeVincentis

At Home:

Mary Wassmer, Family of Byron Dill, Cari Lightcap, Sue Gerery, Erica Voce and family, Addy, Jackie, Barbara Jones, Geremiah Pierce, Chris Wagner, Cheryl Drummond, Jonathan Gonser, Libby & family, Jim Webb, Heidi & Derrick Giuttari, Ryan Simmons & Sister, Dee Donaway, Carolyn Goodman

Pray for our military

Nicholas King,Britney Snow PSC37Box 3339 APO,AE09549,MIDN4th PFC Cody Short, CMR 414, Box 2285, APO AE 09173, Conor Jacoby.

Captain Justin Broome, Columbia, SC, Ben Wattay, Pensacola, FL, Nathan Foltz, Sami Mullen Air Force, North Dakota

Members Home With the Lord

We remember those of our congregation who have departed this life and are at home with our Lord.

 Leyland Samuel Reffett
(October 11, 1961 – July 1, 2016) Obituary 

Visitation will be held on Thursday evening, July 7 from 6-7:30 pm at Asbury United Methodist Church, 20 W. Mount Vernon St., Smyrna, DE 19977. Funeral services will be held Friday, 11 am at the church. Interment will be in Forest Cemetery, Middletown, DE

Hazel Mae Voelker
(August 11, 1933 – July 1, 2016) Obituary

Memorial services will be held Saturday, July 9, 1:00 PM at Asbury United Methodist Church

1 Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.  2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you?  3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. John 14: 1 – 3 NIV


Come and join one of our worship services this Sunday!

8:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.

Pancake & Sausage Supper- Youth Fundraiser

Our youth will be holding their first ever All-U-Can-Eat Pancake and Sausage Supper TONIGHT, February 12, from 5-7pm. Adult tickets will cost $6 and children ages 4-10 will cost $3. All funds raised will benefit the youth, mainly in support of their upcoming summer mission trip.

Tickets will be available at the door.

ACCS Info/Schedule

It’s time for this year’s spring session of ACCS (Asbury Center for Christian Studies)! The courses being offered this session are: Eclipse of the Heart, a study on building meaningful relationships; Christians and the Common Good, a study dealing with the role of government in our society; Revisiting the Five Practices, based on Robert Schnase’s book which will study how to be mose effective in your ministries. Our in depth studies will focus on another round of the Book of Psalms and a study of the Parables. Our youth study, for grades 7th-12th, will be the Purpose of Driven Life, by Rick Warren. We will also have a class on leading small groups for those who feel led to start a new ministry. ACCS is a great opportunity for fellowship and learning, so make sure you register to participate!


Spring Program Schedule 2013

Wednesdays, February 20-May 27

  • 6pm- Dinner
  • 6:45-7:45pm- Session #1
  • 7:45-8pm- Refreshments
  • 8-9pm- Session #2

*Children/youth classes are available for ages 4 and above (Session #1 ONLY)

*Nursery care available (Session #1 ONLY)


To register, please call Pastor Denise Founds at:


New Reading Group

Everyone is invited to the parsonage on February 11th to assist in the planning and formation of a new monthly reading group. This meeting will be held from 6:30-7:30, and we will be choosing the book that we will read and discuss. Refreshments will be served.

CAKE Bible Study

There will be a CAKE Bible Study during Lent, beginning on February 18th and continuing through March 18th at 6pm at Centennial UMC. It will include a time of worship, prayer, and study, followed by refreshments and fellowship.