Special Church Vote

Rev. Billy Hester gives more information concerning the church vote to disaffiliate with the United Methodist Church or to remain. This special vote will be September 8, 2019, at 2 pm in the sanctuary for church members only.

Special Music

Bob Haldeman sings "In the Garden" leading us into prayer time. Piano played by Kay Deffley

Prayers of the People

Rev. Claire Marich leads us into the Prayers of the People with the choir singing the 'Amen'

Scripture Reading

Cheri Hester reads from several verses from Luke 6 and Luke 13

God on Broadway Announcement

Rev. Billy Hester with the help of the choir announce the 4 God on Broadway Worship services shows in October

Happy Anniversary

Rev. Billy Hester along with the congregation of Asbury Memorial wish Bill and Karen Jahn a happy 54th wedding anniversary.


Rev. Billy Hester is back from sabbatical and gives his sermon; "Hard Love" based on scripture from chapter 13 of the Gospel of Luke. In his sermon, he sings the a song from "Baby", a musical with a book by Sybille Pearson, based on a story developed with Susan Yankowitz, music by David Shire, and lyrics by Richard Maltby Jr.

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The Asbury Memorial Church Choir sings "A Gospel Alleluia", an anthem written by Greg Gilpin. Directed by Ray Ellis. The piano played by Kay Deffley. Soloist: Barbara Gooby

The Benediction

Rev. Billy Hester gives the Benediction followed by the congregational response of "Here I Am Lord" as Cheri Hester signs with the congregation.

The worship service bulletin

Rev. Billy Hester
Rev. Claire Marich

Musicians ...
Organ: Kay Deffley
Piano: Ray Ellis
Keyboard: Randy Canady

Video Photographer: Patrick Prokop

Video and Light Technicians

Stephen Swanger
Chris Kincade

Internet Editor: Patrick Prokop

Send your comments about this service to Rev. Billy Hester bghester3@comcast.net

Sunday Worship Service 11:15 AM           (912) 233-4351            Fax: (912) 233-5026            Email: church@asburymemorial.org