Posts by Rusty King

Posts by Rusty King

Music, Arts & Drama Camp

  Prepare for a new year of music at FUMC Allen’s M.A.D. Camp: Music, Drama & Arts! This year’s theme is “Sing & Rejoice.” The program is for children entering grades 2-7. Class offerings include voice, hand bells, drama, and percussion. Cost for camp is $40 and $20 for each additional child within the same family. Financial help is available upon request. We also need volunteers to help with shepherding children during the day, preparing and serving snacks, helping with…

DARING Youth Choir Homecoming

by Elizabeth Adams, Choir Tour Shepherd DARING Productions–our youth choir, orchestra, and tech crew–took their production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on the road for a week-long, cross-country tour including performances in Memphis, TN; Chatham, IL; Springfield, MO; and Tulsa, OK. They wrapped up the tour with their homecoming show at FUMC Allen on Wednesday, June 13, before a full-house audience in the FUMC Allen sanctuary. In addition to hosting the group…

Project Praise Spring Musical

Project Praise Children’s Choir presents its spring musical, “Back To The Cross,” by Christy & Daniel Semsen on Sunday, May 6, at the 9:30am and 11:00am worship services. Back to the Cross Abandoned long ago and nearly forgotten, the H/O-2000 time machine is discovered by the kids in our story while attending the annual VBS program at Midway Community Church. A series of time-traveling escapades ensue, taking our intrepid gang of time-jumpers on a wild ride, immersing them in strange…

Connections Band: Rhythm & Blues Review

Great Music For  A Great Cause Join us for a FREE CONNECTIONS BAND CONCERT to benefit hurricane relief through the Rio Conference of the United Methodist Church. This Connections Concert features the great R&B music of the 1960s and 1970s, such as “Chain of Fools,” “Dock of the Bay,” Proud Mary,” and “Superstition.”   Connections, a unique cover-band that plays great music for a great cause, is led by United Methodist clergy from the Dallas area who love to rock…

A Lenten Concert

You are invited to our special Lenten Concert on Sunday, March 25, at 7:00pm in the FUMC Allen sanctuary. This event features the Allen Symphony Chorus, APSO Chamber Orchestra, FUMC Allen Chancel Choir, and the Suncreek UMC Chancel Choir presenting the Duruflé Requiem under the direction of Rev. Rusty King. The concert opens with our own Chris Brunt and SMU’s Hannah Payne performing the Poulenc Concerto for Two Pianos accompanied by the APSO Chamber Orchestra. As an added note of…

Music Ministry 2017 Registration

Photo by Valentino Funghi on Unsplash Music is a gift from God that we give back to God as praise. In Psalm 150, we see that all that have breath can serve God through music. Music Ministry at FUMC Allen serves God through this gift of music and we offer a variety of ensembles for all ages and abilities. The Chancel and DayBreak choirs are open to adults and high school youth with rehearsals on Sundays and Wednesdays. We offer…

DARING Homecoming: Exodus from Egypt County

Join us on Saturday, June 17, as we welcome back to Allen the DARING youth choir and orchestra just off of their annual choir tour. They’ll be presenting the musical “Exodus from Egypt County” in the sanctuary at 7:20pm. In the DARING tradition, you are invited to share in a meal before the show at 6:30pm in the FUMC Allen gym. Menu Pulled Pork Sliders Baked Beans Coleslaw Mac and Cheese Cucumber/Tomato salad Assorted Desserts Tea & Water The meal…

Mother’s Day

Project Praise Children’s Choir presents The Agape League Sunday May 14, 2017 9:30am 11:00am Created by Christy Semsen Arranged by Daniel Semsen High in the mountains in the impenetrable Agape Fortress, General Agape has called the mighty Agape League together to solve a crisis in Suburbiana City! Calling on the super-powered fruits of the spirit available to every follower of Christ, these heroes must also face an enemy within their own ranks when Ironblade forgets his superhero identity (self control)…

2018 Choir Travel Opportunity

Manhattan Concert Productions, Matt Workman, Concert Development presents Duruflé Requiem Conductor: Anton Armstrong Monday, June 18, 2018 Washington, D.C. Travel dates: Friday-Tuesday, June 15-19, 2018 Download SAMPLE MCP flyer HERE. Package Includes VENUE Sound check and performance at Washington DC venue to be determined at a later date. STAFF Professional production team, concert advertising and audience development, concert and venue management: stage crew, house management, ushers, box office, and official concert program. POST CONCERT One archival recording of your performance…

A Lenten Concert

Schubert’s Mass in G Soloists Moira Greyland-Peat Chris Mathews Accompanied by String Quartet Chancel Choir & Allen Symphony Chorus Haydn’s Organ Concerto in C Organist Chris Brunt Mozart’s Gloria in Excelsis-Twelfth Mass Chancel Choir & Allen Symphony Chorus Under the direction of Rev. Rusty King  

World Première: Glasgow Holiday Favorites

 Mannheim Steamroller’s Joy to the World & Angels We Have Heard On High Arr by Michael Glasgow Sunday, December 11, 2016 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am Join us in worship on Sunday, December 11, when our Carillon Handbells and friends proudly presents the world première of two new handbell arrangements of Mannheim Steamroller’s Christmas favorites, “Joy to the World” and “Angels We Have Heard on High,” by Michael Glasgow, a celebrated conductor, composer, handbell enthusiast extraordinaire, and Minister of Music at North…

Fall Music Ministry Registration Now Open

  ADULTS Chancel Choir  (Grades 10-12 by invitation only & adults)   Wed 6:30pm-8pm   CLC202 (Choir Room)   Rev. Rusty King Carillon Bells (Grades 10-12 by invitation only & adults)   Sun 5:30pm-7pm   CLC207/211   Rev. Rusty King MOSAIC (Ages 18-25)   Seasonal Kevin Quick Chimes & Bells for Christ (Grades 2-6 & adults)   Sun 5pm-6pm   CLC207/211   Kirsten Philipbar Resonate Praise Team (Auditioned)   Tue 7:30pm-9:30pm   Sanctuary   Dawn & Scott Horton DayBreak Choir (Grades 10-12 by invitation only & adults)   Sun 3pm-4pm   Sanctuary   Rev. Rusty…
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