Asbury UM Church Council Chairperson
The Church Council is comprised of the Chairpersons from the major committees. It guides and furthers the ministry of our congregation by envisioning and implementing current/future plans to ensure a bright future.
Chairperson: Glen Snell
The stewards of physical and fiscal resources. Oversees all maintenance, upgrades, and special care for the church building, its associated grounds, and the parsonage. They also manage monetary trust, endowments and bequests for Asbury.
Provides stewardship of all financial resources by creating a plan, strategy, and methods to implement ways to generate resources for mission and ministries. Develop and execute an approved stewardship program and annual budget.
Membership & Evangelism Committee
Chairs: Melanie Rafferty & Lisa Smith
Builds authentic relationships with people, cares for the church family and for newcomers, hosts events which develop community, leads and organizes outreach efforts, and promotes and markets Asbury activities both internally and externally.
Pastor Staff Parish Relations Committee (PSPRC)
Promotes positive relationships for the church staff by developing goals, ensuring staff accountability, performing hiring and retention and compensation. Serves as the congregational liaison for the pastor.
The purpose of the Mission Committee is to create and facilitate opportunities to help people in our local, state, national and worldwide communities. To that end, we support many organizations with our gifts, our time and our prayers.
Chairperson: Orie Phillips
Ensures vibrant worship opportunities for worship celebrations that focus on God and helps people of all ages grow in their understanding of their faith in God and the gospels to become more faithful disciples.
Promotes educational and developmental studies for appropriate ages and interests. Is an enabler of the Vacation Bible School, kid-friendly activities, and occasional fundraisers.
Ushers for all services, special events, and holiday services for Asbury. Ushers greet, assist and meet the worshippers’ needs. They provide bulletins, help with seating, collect the titles/offerings, provide security, and liaison to the Church Nursery.
Lay Leader: Lindsay Webb
Conducts Chapel Services and other services in conjunction with and support of the pastor. Represents Christian discipleship and faith in fulfilling the mission and vision of Asbury.