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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.

Experience Warmth and Faith at Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church in Charleston

The Holy Spirit is at the Center of Our Life Together

We’re thrilled you’re considering a visit to Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church in Charleston, SC, and eagerly await your presence at our worship service.

Whether you're seeking a spiritual home or simply wish to experience a connection with God and a welcoming community, our doors are open for you. Join us at our Sunday morning church service in Charleston, SC, where fellowship and faith come together.

As a Charleston United Methodist Church, Asbury-St. James welcomes everyone, embracing a spirit of inclusivity. Our mission is to serve all individuals, helping each person grow in their faith, engage in meaningful worship, and enjoy the companionship of fellow believers.

Our vibrant church is always bustling with activities, and we understand it might be overwhelming at first. Please don't hesitate to reach out for more information and guidance on how to make your first visit as enriching and comfortable as possible for you and your family.

We are excited to greet you soon!

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Connect With Something Bigger Than Yourself

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!

ASJUMC Charleston Bible Study

Our Weekly

Bible Study

Join us every Sunday morning at 10 at our Charleston United Methodist Church for a spiritually enriching Bible Study in our Family Life Center. Embrace a morning filled with study, fellowship, engaging biblical video sessions, and thought-provoking discussions. This is a wonderful opportunity for both Methodist congregants and others to deepen their faith. We can't wait to see you there!


- Rev. Tim Shaw

Watch our Latest Charleston United Methodist Church Sunday Service

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

Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church is a vibrant and growing Methodist church in Charleston, SC. Our church is part of the United Methodist Church of South Carolina, and we are focused on outreach and service to our local community.


Our pastor, Rev. Timothy Shaw, is a gifted communicator, and he delivers a message every Sunday that is designed to lift your soul and inspire your spirit. You can watch our latest Sunday service live on our website or anytime on demand.


We welcome everyone to join us for worship and fellowship, and we hope that you will find a home here at Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church. Thank you for considering us as your church home!