Voting Instructions and Governance Update


Published: Dec. 9, 2020

This Sunday, December 13, following the 11 am service we will hold a special Church Conference to vote on the proposal from the Governance Task Force. Thank you to all who have attended the virtual Town Halls, read through the materials (, and engaged in this process through your questions and conversation. In response to your excellent queries, we have put together a special Frequently Asked Questions document. Please download it here, or read below.



While we would much prefer this vote to take place in person, our hope is that this provides the simplest method of participation possible. If you have any challenges in the day or in the moment, you can simply send an email with your vote to Similarly, if you need help thinking through how you might participate, please reach out and we will do our very best to help.

Thank you for your faithfulness in this process.

Voting and Meeting Instructions

The Church Conference meeting will continue to be broadcast through the normal Asbury First live stream. Whether you watch it on your computer or on your television or listen on your phone, you should plan to attend the meeting in the same way. (Click here to download a quick guide on how to use Slido.)

In order to vote, members are asked to:

  1. Visit on your computer, tablet, or mobile device. 
    NOTE: If you have more than one voting member in your household, it is best to use separate devices or browsers.
  2. Enter the code: #VoteAsbury (capitalization not necessary). 
    NOTE: The poll will not be live until the actual meeting. If you’d like to get a feel for it now, you can enter the code #AsburyTrial and try it today.
  3. Select your choice.
  4. Click “Send”.

When you have cast your vote, you may want to keep your browser window open as the results will show up there and a new “Q&A” feature will be enabled during the “State of the Church” Update following the meeting.