Loving God, Loving Neighbor

First United Methodist Church of Allen offers two unique worship opportunities each Sunday morning.

Modern Worship at The Table (8:40am) and our Traditional Worship Service (11:00am) meet in the sanctuary.

Both services are streamed live online for at-home viewing.

Location Details

601 S Greenville Ave Allen TX 75002

Latest Sermons

Rejoice: Week Two

December 5 2021REJOICE: WEEK TWOSECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENTLUKE 1: 39-45REV MARY BETH HARDESTY-CROUCH Lighting of the advent candle (Peace) 8:40amCome, siblings and strangers, friends and foes, seekers and skeptics. We are all welcomed into God’s peace. Along our way, we learn and grow, we make mistakes and make amends, we weep and rejoice. We light this candle to remember that God brings peace into our lives and our world. 11:00amCome, siblings and strangers, friends and foes, seekers and skeptics.We are…

Rejoice: Week One

November 28 2021Rejoice: Week OneFirst SunDay of AdventIsaiah 9:2-7Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch SCRIPTURE 2 The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness— on them light has shined. 3 You have multiplied the nation, you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you as with joy at the harvest, as people exult when dividing plunder. 4 For the yoke of their burden, and the bar across their shoulders, the…

Not That Kind of King

Sunday November 21 2021CHrist the King Sundaynot That Kind Of KingJohn 18: 33-37Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Scripture 33 Then Pilate entered the headquarters again, summoned Jesus, and asked him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” 34 Jesus answered, “Do you ask this on your own, or did others tell you about me?” 35 Pilate replied, “I am not a Jew, am I? Your own nation and the chief priests have handed you over to me. What have you done?”…

A Circle of Life

Sunday November 14 2021A Circle of Lifematthew 14: 13-21Adam Lubbers Scripture 13 Now when Jesus heard this, he withdrew from there in a boat to a deserted place by himself. But when the crowds heard it, they followed him on foot from the towns. 14 When he went ashore, he saw a great crowd; and he had compassion for them and cured their sick. 15 When it was evening, the disciples came to him and said, “This is a deserted…

Latest Articles

Change 4 Change

Change 4 Change 2021 During the COVID pandemic, we made the decision to follow social distancing protocols in the sanctuary once we returned to worshiping in person. As the restrictions lessened and the vaccination rates increase, we returned to passing our offering plates during worship on Sunday, November 28, 2021. With that also came the return of our #change4change for missions. With Change 4 Change, all loose change (quarters, dimes, nickels, pennies, etc.) dropped in the plates will go to…

Christmas 2021

at FUMC Allen Click on each event name below to view details about our special events coming to FUMC Allen during the 2021 Advent and Christmas season. hOLIDAY cHALLENGE NOVEMBER 7-DECEMBER 24 2021 STREETSIDE SHOWERS NOvember 21-December 5 2021 ADVent worship series NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 24 2021 DIAPERS FOR BABY JESUS NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 24 2021 A SEND HOPE CHRISTMAS NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 19 Boyd Holiday SHop DECEMBER 2-15 2021 HOLIDAY AT THE ArBORETUM DECEMBER 5 2021 5:30pm-8:30pm REBUILDING LIFE WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP…

Advent Worship Series 2021

Sunday November 28 First Sunday of Advent Isaiah 9:2-7 Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Sunday December 5 Second Sunday of Advent Luke 1:39-45 Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Sunday December 12 Third Sunday of Advent Christmas Cantata: Handel’s Messiah Zechariah 9:9 Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Sunday December 19 Fourth Sunday of Advent Luke 2:8-14 Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Friday December 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight & Communion 4:00pm Christmas Eve at The Table 6:00pm A Traditional Christmas Eve (Livestream) 8:00pm Christmas Eve in…

Holiday Challenge Kick-Off Report

  Holiday Challenge Kick Off Report November 10 2021 by Rev. Jessica Wright On Sunday, November 7, Kids Against Hunger set up in our gym for volunteers to assemble packages of highly nutritious vitamin-fortified meals. We saw 100 volunteers across three hours who packed a total of 20,352 meals. Send Hope will ship this food to the House of Hope in Honduras. We are grateful to everyone who gave their time and energy to help feed children and their families.…