Easter

Easter

He Is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!

Easter is a unique and special time for all of us, a time when we stop and think about how much God loves us and we remember the great gift of Jesus’ resurrection.

We look forward to sharing this Easter celebration with you and your family.

  • Childcare will be available for children 4 years and younger during the 8:30am and 11:00am services.
  • Our Education Hour from 9:45am-10:45am will not meet on Easter Sunday.
  • Missions Café will be open from 8:00am-11:15am.
  • The church office will be CLOSED on Easter Monday, April 1.

Sunrise Service
6:30am
FUMC Allen Courtyard

All are welcome to join us at 6:30am for our annual Easter Sunrise Service, held in the FUMC Allen courtyard which faces the eastern horizon.

We’ll hear the story of the empty tomb from the Gospel of Luke, and we’ll sing celebration music under the leadership of Mike Link and Steven Haynes. Rev Josh Esparza will bring the message from Luke 24:1-12.

In the event of rain, we’ll move this service into the Atrium.

EASTER AT The TABLE
8:30am
FUMC Allen Sanctuary

Celebrate Easter with us at The Table, FUMC Allen’s modern worship service held in the sanctuary and broadcast on our livestream platforms.

Our praise team will lead us as we sing music to celebrate the risen Christ and share in the sacrament of Holy Communion.

We’ll hear the story of the empty tomb (Luke 24: 1-12) and the story of the walk to Emmaus (Luke 24:13-27).

Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch will bring the Word from Luke 24:28-35, and we’ll celebrate our Risen Lord with the breaking of bread and the observance of Holy Communion.

After this service, we invite your children to participate in an egg hunt in the Children’s Wing at 9:45am.

Children’s Easter Egg Hunt
9:45am & 10:30am
Children’s Wing

Our children are invited to stay after the 8:30am service or come early to the 11:00am service to participate in an Easter Egg Hunt in the Children’s Wing. Each child will have one opportunity to gather 10 eggs each.

EASTER TRADITIONAL WORSHIP
11:00AM
FUMC Allen Sanctuary

We invite you and your family to celebrate Easter with us at our traditional worship service held in the FUMC Allen sanctuary and broadcast on our livestream platforms.

Come early and have the kids participate in an egg hunt in the Children’s Wing at 10:30am. Then join us in the sanctuary for a wonderful celebration of the risen Christ. Under the leadership of the Chancel Choir,  Orchestra, and the Carillon Handbells, we’ll sing the great hymns of our faith that celebrate the glory that is Easter.

Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch will bring the Word from Luke 24:28-35 and we’ll celebrate the Risen Lord with the breaking of bread and the observance of Holy Communion.