Posts by Alison Thomas (Page 7)

Posts by Alison Thomas (Page 7)

Community Survey 2018 Results

The results are in… We’ve completed our community survey and have learned some insightful information. The feedback we received will help guide future decisions related to our community as we seek to make a positive impact on the world around us. We’ve condensed and grouped over 100 survey responses into 5-6 bulleted results for each questions. You can check out the results here. Community Survey Report 2018  

Missions Cafe Opens December 2018

Serving is at the heart of who we are as a church Starting Sunday, December 2, 2018, you’ll have a new opportunity to support the missions of our church. Missions Café will take over the Sunday morning coffee bar, offering a South and Central American blend coffee, hot tea, a variety of creamers and sweeteners as well as donuts and smokies from Max’s Donut Shop here in Allen. We’ll also explore the possibility of rotating different or seasonal items. All…

Habitat for Humanity Methodist Build 2018

The annual Methodist build for the North Collin County Habitat for Humanity is finally here! We’ll work with our brothers and sisters from Suncreek, Creekwood, and FUMC McKinney to build a home for a deserving family. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to serve. If you’ve never swung a hammer or can’t be outside for long periods, there’s still a way for you to help! The Family Ede Tutt and her children, Nosen and Tiyosayi Esekhile, are so excited…

Clean Out Challenge

How many times have you said, “One day, I’m going to get rid of all this junk?”  That day has finally arrived. Mark your calendar for Saturday, November 5: the one day you’ve been waiting for. The day we come together as a church family to experience the joy of giving and discover freedom from too many household “treasures!” Join us on Saturday, November 5, for FUMC Allen’s Clean Out Challenge and take part in Allen Recycles Day. Click HERE…

This Sunday’s Sermon: The Gospel Mirror

This Gospel passage provides is a mirror that leads us to take a good look at our lives and see ourselves in light of the story.  Sometimes what we see is affirming and many times the reflection is uncomfortable.  This story in Luke 18:9-14 invites us to take a good look at ourselves and consider this: Are we like the Pharisee or the tax collector?  By what standard do we evaluate ourselves or measure our discipleship? The Parable of the…

First Friday Preschool Playgroup

Are you the parent of a preschool age child? Interested in getting to know other parents of preschoolers? Join us in the FUMC Allen Nursery from 10:00am-11:00am on the first Friday of every month for fellowship and fun. No need to register: just show up. For information, contact Jenn Lunt, JennL@fumcallen.org.

Sermon Series: Family Ties

September 11-October 9, 2016 Join us for the next five weeks as together we address important themes in the lives of families and guide our homes to places of deeper love, stronger commitment to Christ and church, and a more balanced way of living. September 11 Back to School, Back to Church Sunday There’s No Place Like Home Luke 15:20b-24 September 18 A Grandparent’s Love Proverbs 17:6     Titus 2:1-5   Psalm 103:17-18     2 Timothy 1:5 September 25  Every Family…