Adult Ministries

Asbury's Adult Ministries offer a wide variety of small group opportunities which help you connect with others, learn and grow as a disciple of Christ, and make a difference in the world through acts of service. We welcome you to experience the transforming love of Jesus Christ by participating in group life here at Asbury. 

Online Resources

creative diy small group ideas! 

As the weeks of social distancing continue to add up, we are all dealing with the loss of contact with loved ones and friends. Jan Cooke, Asbury's Director of Adult Ministry, has gathered a variety of creative and lighthearted resources for you to use with a Zoom gathering of your friends and family. 

If you would like to request a set of Upper Room booklets, please email Jan to arrange for pickup:  . 

Click on any of the book titles below to find the resource on Amazon. 

Regular Programming

adult sunday school

Adult Sunday School: Acknowledging the ongoing concerns with COVID-19, we are currently offering two options for engaging Adult Sunday School:

  1. ONLINE Classes - several Asbury classes meet ONLINE each Sunday morning and wold be delighted to include you. 
  2. IN-PERSON Classes - several Asbury classes have been meeting together on campus in socially distanced settings and would welcome your attendance. 

Simply contact Jan Cooke, Director of Adult Ministries, at  and she will gladly assist you in connecting with an appropriate group for you.


GriefShare is a warm, caring support group for people who have lost a loved one. Our next 13-week program begins Sunday, January 17 at 3:30pm. Due to COVID-19 concerns, each session will be held ONLINE ONLY. Our GriefShare team will gladly assist you in registering to attend online. For more information, please contact Patsy Fletcher at  .

To watch a brief video to learn more about the GriefShare program CLICK HERE

Adult Classes & studies

We host a variety of Bible Study, book clubs, and classes for adults on Monday and Tuesday evenings. We also facilitate fellowship and connection between our Asbury family with pot-luck suppers, church-wide events, and hospitality every Sunday morning. Check out our events for our current classes and studies. Contact Jan Cooke, Director of Adult Ministries at  for more information or if you wish to lead a class. 

lenten small groups

We would love to assist you in joining a Lenten discussion group. These church-wide small groups will begin the week of February 21 and conclude during Holy Week. You will be provided with weekly readings for discussion around our theme, "There Will Be Joy." Simply fill out our registration form, and we will contact you with your group information about February 14. 

Lenten Small Group Signup

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Jan Lowery Cooke

Director of Adult Ministries, Church Pianist

Office: 337-984-4211