Posts by Mary Freeman

Posts by Mary Freeman

New Nursery Showered With Gifts

On Sunday, June 17, 2018 our church opened the doors to our new nursery.  While it was not outfitted with furniture, we had a fun party showing our new room at our Nursery Shower. Almost 100 people popped in and took a look at the place where our youngest congregants will be cared for during church services, Bible study and other church activities.  It was a fun atmosphere as folks took a look at the new finishes and colors that…

VBS Snack Team Needs Your Help

The Moose is On The Loose Look for this table on Sunday, July 15, in the North Hallway, and pick up a snack need (or 2 or 3) for Vacation Bible School. If you are not going to be here this Sunday or just like to do things on the go, visit our sign up link below. WE LOVE OUR VBS VOLUNTEERS AND HELPERS!  

Vacation Bible School

Come camp along with your friends and learn about the life of Peter 9:00am-12:30pm VBS is for children entering PreK-6th grade in fall 2018 

Nursery Shower

The nursery shower on Father’s Day was a huge success. Many of the big ticket items were gifted by generous donors. We still have an need for more additional items gift items, and those are pictured below. If you, your family, or your small group wish to purchase any of these items for the new nursery, please contact Jenn Lunt, our FUMC Allen Nursery Director, 972.727.8261 x 312, or email her at            

Change The World: Garage Sale

Change the World Weekend Garage Sale Saturday, May 19 8:00am-1:00pm Help us support Change The World Weekend projects by donating your gently loved items for one huge garage sale on Saturday, May 19. Donations may be dropped off starting Monday, May 14, in the west entrance (Greenville side) of the church.. We also need volunteers to help on Saturday beginning at 7:00am. Sign up at All proceeds support Change The World Allen.

Egg Hunt

The Easter Egg Hunt is returning to FUMC Allen with bounce houses, science experiments, and kite flying on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The event begins at 10:00am with the egg hunt at 11:45am! Younger children will hunt at their leisure throughout the morning. We need volunteers to help before and the day of the event. Please contact Children’s Ministry, 972.727.8261.

Helpers in School (H.I.S.)

Helpers in School is hosting a “cutting” party on Friday, February 9 from 9:30am–12:00pm in Fellowship  Hall. Bring your scissors and help cut patterns and material for pajama bottoms to be sewn into gifts for the students at Boyd Elementary. Questions? Contact Mary Freeman.

Created By God

  Created By God is a human sexuality course taught from a Christian perspective for 5th and 6th graders. Children will learn correct anatomical terms, about human growth and development, dating, marriage and childbirth.   The program is delivered in three sessions:   Wednesday, February 7, 2018 6:00-7:00pm During this meeting for parents only, we will discuss the curriculum and view the materials.  Parents will have a time to ask any questions and write a letter to their child.   Friday, February 9, 4:00pm-6:00pm…

Preschool Playgroup

Preschool Playgroup Winter/Spring 2018 Calendar Are you a parent of preschool age children? Join us in the nursery every Friday 10:00am– 11:00am for fellowship and fun. No need to sign up; just show up. Contact Jenn Lunt for more information. Feb 2 Nursery Feb 9 Gym Feb 16 Nursery Feb 23 will not meet Mar 2 Nursery Mar 9 Gym Mar 16 will not meet Mar 23 Nursery Mar 30 Nursery April 6 Nursery April 13 Gym April 20 Nursery…

Trunk or Treat Needs You

FUMC Allen’s Annual Fall Festival is right around the corner: Sunday, October 29, 2017. We are looking for fun people to create and run trunks for Trunk or Treat. Here’s how you can help: 1      Decorate the trunk or your vehicle in fun way. 2     Plan a quick game for the children to play when they visit your trunk. 3     Have your trunk at the south parking lot at FUMC Allen from 11:45am-2:30pm on October 29. 4     Hand…