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All Are Welcome at Asbury-St. James UMC

As a United Methodist Church (UMC) in Charleston, Asbury-St. James aims to cultivate disciples of Jesus Christ while addressing the spiritual needs of the community. This is achieved through worship services and diverse programs that reflect Methodist traditions and teachings. Located in the heart of downtown Charleston, the church welcomes all to its Sunday morning service, which commences at 11:15 am.

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The Holy Spirit: Our Guiding Light

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Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church in Charleston is not just a building; it's a home to a vibrant community bound by faith and love. Here, every person who walks through our doors is greeted with open arms and a warm smile, ensuring that from the very first visit, you feel a part of our church family.

At the heart of our worship and community activities is a deep, shared connection to the Holy Spirit. Our services, led by the inspirational Pastor Tim Shaw, are designed to uplift, inspire, and bring us closer to God. Whether it's through the powerful sermons, the beautiful music, or the meaningful traditions we share, you'll find the Holy Spirit moving in every aspect of our life together.

Join us this Sunday and let's walk in faith together.

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Embracing all, Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church is your Charleston heart, fostering faith, unity and service, as we humbly walk with God every day. Join us!

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Live, every Sunday 11:15 AM, or Anytime On-Demand

Join the vibrant Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church community online. Tune in live every Sunday at 11:15 AM or enjoy our services on-demand, whenever suits you.


Rev. Timothy Shaw, our esteemed pastor, delivers soul-stirring sermons that are designed to uplift and inspire. His messages are available live and on-demand for your spiritual nourishment.

We extend a warm invitation to everyone looking for a place of worship and fellowship. Discover your spiritual home with us at Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church in Charleston, SC.