Loving God, Serving Others, Changing the World

Coronavirus UPDATE – In compliance with the latest recommendation from our Bishop (See Latest COVID-19 Update below), our facility is closed to the public. Join us for online worship on Sunday at 9:30am. Click Livestream Worship below for more information.

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601 S Greenville Ave Allen TX 75002

Latest Sermons

Unlikely Heroes: Esther

GatheringOde To Joy (Beethoven)*Rev Rusty King Welcome and Announcements Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch A Message from the BishopRev. Michael McKee Song of Praise Open Up The Heavens (CCLI 6304702)Resonate Hymn of Prayer Spirit Of The Living God (CCLI 23488)UMH 393Chancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeCapriccio (McChesney)**Kevin Quick ScriptureEsther 4:9-17 NRSVSabrina Fairchild 9 Hathach went and told Esther what Mordecai had said. 10 Then Esther spoke…

STILL Better Together: WK 6

May 24 2020 Gathering My Faith Looks Up To Theearr. Tom FettkeCopyright 2004 Alfred Music Company MJ Wright  WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseGod Of Grace And God Of Glory (CCLI 4530860)UMH 577, Verses 1-4Chancel Choir/Orchestra Hymn of PrayerGoodness Of God (CCLI 7117726)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude Moment Rev Jessica Wright/Fairchild Family Song of Gratitude From Heaven Above To Earth I ComeComposer Kathy Moklebust. 2019 copyright Choristers GuildCarillon Bells ScriptureHebrews…

STILL Better Together WK 5

May 17 2020 Worship GatheringNotturno (Rimsky-Korsakov)Jessica Mingee WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of PraiseGod So Loved (CCLI 7138599)Resonate Hymn of PrayerBlessed Assurance (CCLI 2645094)UMH 369, Verses 1-3 & RefrainChancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright/Dewailly Family Song of GratitudeWitness (Public Domain)arr. Jack HalloranChancel Choir/Piano Scripture Reading John 3:16-17 NRSVDavid Powell MessageSTILL Better Together: Week 5Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch SongAll The People Said Amen (CCLI 6518275)Resonate Invitation & BlessingRev…

STILL Better Together WK 4

May 10 2020 Gathering Savior, Like A Shepherd Lead UsRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of PraiseYes I Will (CCLI 7105442)Resonate Hymn of PrayerSavior, Like A Shepherd Lead Us (CCLI 24078)UMH 381, Verses 1-4Chancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer Rev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeYou Are My ShepherdDaybreak Scripture Reading Psalm 23 NRSVRuth Swingle MessageSTILL Better Together, Week FourRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch HymnSince Jesus Came Into My…

Latest Articles

COVID-19 Update: Returning to Campus

Returning to Campus: A Phased Approach In mid-May, FUMC Allen staff and leadership began planning for public worship, hoping to shift to a livestream/public worship hybrid on June 7. A Directive from Our Bishop As United Methodists, we are part of the North Central District of the North Texas Conference and under the authority of Bishop Michael McKee. On May 15, Bishop McKee sent a letter to all churches in the North Texas Conference with this directive: At this time,…

We Are Still Going To Change The World

We’re still going to change the world! This year will certainly look different because of COVID-19, but the leadership team of Change the World Allen has been busy figuring out how we can still inspire, equip, and mobilize volunteers to help their neighbors, whether they’re down the street or in another country. One way we plan to do this is to approach changing the world as a year-round activity, rather than focusing on just one weekend. We know that our…

COVID-19 Update

FUMC Allen wants to know your thoughts and concerns about returning to on-campus worship and other activities as our government authorities begin to loosen restrictions on public gatherings. Click HERE or on the image above to answer a brief confidential survey. We’ll consider your responses as we move toward re-opening the church over the coming months.

FUMC Allen Announces 2020 College Scholarship Recipients

First United Methodist Church of Allen and the FUMC Allen Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s college scholarships. FUMC Allen awards these scholarships each spring to our graduating high school seniors and current college students based on applications that were submitted in early April. This year, we are honored to award a total of $16,250 in scholarships. HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS Kyle Austin Gale Acton Memorial Scholarship Creative Playday Preschool Scholarship Alexandra Champion Gale Acton Memorial…