We welcome all to worship, grow, serve,
and share God's love in Jesus Christ

Our Mission

“Asbury United Methodist Church welcomes all to become disciples that worship, grow, serve, and share God’s love in Jesus Christ.”

Our Vision

“Asbury United Methodist Church is where the Word of God and Love of Jesus Christ is shared with all, building God’s kingdom, one life at a time.”

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Rev. Julie A. Lewis
Rev. Julie A. Lewis

The Rev. Julie A. Lewis

Lead Pastor

Rev. Julie A Lewis is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church. She was appointed to Asbury United Methodist Church as of July 1, 2019. In ministry since July 1, 2007, Asbury is her third appointment in the Penninsula-Delaware Annual Conference. She holds two Bachelors of Science degrees from Salisbury University: in Respiratory Care and Biology. She worked as a Registered Respiratory Therapist for many years and taught high school science in Sussex County, Delaware for 6 years before entering the ministry. She is a Master of Divinity graduate of Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C.; graduating in May 2013. Pastor Julie was ordained as a Full Methodist Elder in June 2015.

Pastor Julie loves God and endeavors to share the love of God with all people. She is passionate about the Word of God and sharing that Word in worship, in teaching and building relationships with all who want to know about the deep, unconditional love of God that is especially seen in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. She believes in relational evangelism; showing the love of God through all her relationships and encouraging people to become disciples of Jesus Christ. And why do we do that? For the transformation of the world, of course! Love God, love people. Change the world in the name of Christ!

If you would like to learn more about the Christian life and how to begin a relationship with Jesus Christ, feel free to speak to Pastor Julie.  She would be happy to talk with you and to answer any questions you may have.

Contact Pastor Julie

Meet Our Team


Lisa Blough

Director of Visitation Ministries

Jennifer Burns

Director of Online Communications

Diane Erhart


Wanda Foltz

Director of Children's Ministries

Kristen McCracken

Administrative Assistant

Amy Brown

Choir Director

Michelle Wilson

Director of Youth Ministries

Grayson Issacs

Contemporary Worship Director

Ministry Leaders

Doug Covert

Lay Leader

Lisa Harshberger

Mission Team Leader

Janna McGowan

Chairperson of the LightHouse Ministry

Michael McGrath

Adult Sunday School Leader

Nursery Workers

​Marie Sugalski

Nursery Worker

​Rebecca Sinclair

Nursery Worker