Posts from October 2021

Posts from October 2021

Holiday Challenge 2021

Holiday Challenge 2021November 7-December 24 Part of our tradition at First United Methodist Church of Allen is to serve our neighbors over the holidays. We kick off our 2021 Holiday Challenge THIS SUNDAY, November 7, with two family-friendly hands-on opportunities: we will stuff Stockings for Soldiers and assemble nutritious meals with Kids Against Hunger. All ages are welcome to join us in the gym, but pre-registration is requested as we have many outside community groups participating in this packaging event.…

Stockings for Soldiers Now Collecting Care Items

Help us collect the care items for our annual Stockings for Soldiers campaign in support of our troops deployed and away from their homes this holiday season. We will send stockings to your military loved one if you provide us with a name and current mailing address. Many of the addresses we have are out of date so please contact Betty Matthews, 972.727.5836, by Sunday, October 31, so that your loved one can be included. Shop for the care items…

Fall Festival Trunks (or Trucks) Needed

TRUNK OR TREAT Sunday October 31 11:00am-2:00pm FUMC Allen Courtyard We invite our Sunday school classes, small groups, and families to participate in the Fall Festival on Sunday, October 31, by hosting a trunk at our favorite fall activity: Trunk or Treat. Your trunk/vehicle/truck decorations can be as simple or elaborate as you like. Interested? Here are the details: Decorate the trunk of your vehicle in fun way. Plan a quick game for the children to play when they visit…

ACO Food Drive Continues

UPDATE OCTOBER 3 2021 ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED and THREE POUNDS! Pastor Jessica Wright delivered the balance of our food drive collection to All Community Outreach on Tuesday, September 28, and we MADE OUR GOAL to collect 1,400 pounds of food for our local food pantry. CONGRATULATIONS CHURCH. GOOD WORK! Pastor Jessica Wright and Recreation Director Tori Cantu delivered our birthday gift to All Community Outreach on Wednesday, September 15. Our weigh-in at the Food Pantry revealed a total of…