Congregational Care

Card Ministry—Cards are sent to our members and constituents age 65+ on their birthdays and to couples who have been married 50+ years.  Jeannie Himmelberger coordinates this team.  Contact Jeannie if you would like to join this team in honoring our older congregants.

Communion Delivery—Folks who are homebound, hospitalized, or in nursing facilities are connected with the body of Christ at Asbury through the celebration of communion that is delivered to their residences.  Team Leader, Candy Terry, (717-432-4348) would be happy to have you share in this vital ministry.

Library—Asbury’s Library has seen many positive changes and upgrades recently—including moving to the rear of the office complex.  Beppy Baker and Carolyn Sterner have called a team of ministry partners who catalog, shelve, repair, collect, and buy resources.  Large print and Christian Fiction books have been added to the shelves.  There is also a section for Small Group books, videos, and dvds.  Stop in, browse, and borrow some great resources.  Contact Carolyn or Beppy 718-7663 if you would like to help in the Library or have suggestions or questions.

Meal Ministry—Helping people in times of need is the goal of our Meal Ministry.  Some casseroles are available in the church freezer, but we also use to set up meal deliveries for specific people at specific times.  Contact the church office 843-0733 for more information.

Men’s Ministry—Dave Brown leads this group AKA “The Army of One God.”  Small groups, fishing trips, retreats, and mission work are all part of the goals and accomplishments of this group.  Watch for upcoming activities or contact Dave for more information  He is always on the look out for ministry partners to share the vision and work!

Prayer Ministry—Prayer is foundational to successful churches.  Pat Howell leads this vital ministry.  Faithful members share through the Prayer Chain prayer requests made by Asbury members and friends.  Prayer Breakfasts and vigils are also planned several times throughout the year.  Please contact Pat or 717-848-6235 if you would like to join this ministry or if you have a prayer request.

S.E.N.I.O.R.S.—Ministry by, for, and with Adults 50+ is what S.E.N.I.O.R.S. is all about.  This group meets monthly at Asbury.  Please contact Pastor Eddie Hutcheson 717-434-9640 or

Women’s Ministry— Designed to help women grow relationally with God and each other.  Contact the church office for information concerning this opportunity.