Posts by Ruth Swingle

Posts by Ruth Swingle

Volunteers Needed: Senior Adult Luncheon

Senior Adult Luncheon Sponsored by Allen Ministerial Alliance Tuesday, August 14, 2018 11:15am – 1:00pm St. Jude Catholic Church Parish Hall 1515 N Greenville Ave  Allen Cookies Needed! Every month the senior citizens of Collin County come together to share a meal, fellowship, and entertainment at St. Jude’s Catholic Church. On August 14, FUMC Allen serves as the host for this monthly event for the senior citizens of Collin County.   We are so blessed this year to have our main entrée…

XYZ Senior Adult Luncheon

XYZ (Extra Years of Zest) Senior Adults 50+ Third Thursdays September-May 11:30am – 1:00pm FUMC Allen Fellowship Hall $5.00 Program schedule for 2018-2019 September 20 South Africa Speaker: Barry Smith October 18 Shen Yun Speaker: Shirley Hsia November 15 Statues of the South Speaker: Allan Mesch December 20 Christmas Speaker: Jackie Payne & Emily Ann January 17 BINGO & Birthdays! February 21 Patriot Paws: Dogs for Vets March 21 Stem Cell Research Speaker: Dr. John Roland April 11 What’s Your…

Volunteers Needed: Senior Adult Luncheon

Senior Adult Luncheon Sponsored by Allen Ministerial Alliance Tuesday, August 14, 2018 11:15am – 1:00pm St. Jude Catholic Church Parish Hall 1515 N Greenville Ave  Allen Cookies Needed! Every month the senior citizens of Collin County come together to share a meal, fellowship, and entertainment at St. Jude’s Catholic Church. On August 14, FUMC Allen serves as the host for this monthly event for the senior citizens of Collin County.   We are so blessed this year to have our main entrée…

Red Cross Blood Drive

First United Methodist Church Blood Drive Sunday, June 10 9:00am – 3:00pm Donor Coach in East Parking Lot 601 S Greenville Ave Allen, TX  75002  Click Here to schedule an appointment or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Sponsor code: fumcallen Don’t forget: Save time on the day of your donation by completing RapidPass from home or work. Visit www.redcrossblood.org/rapidpass to finish the pre-donation reading and health history questionnaire online before coming to your appointment.   PLEASE NOTE:  THIS MUST BE DONE THE DAY…

Rebuilding Life

  Join the ladies for lunch on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at the Olive Garden in Allen at 11:30am. Lunch special starts at $7.99. We will discuss plans for a trip to the Bush library to see the display of the First Ladies dresses. Please email Charlean Grobe before noon on April 23 if you plan to attend this month’s event. Rebuilding Life is FUMC Allen’s widow support group. New members are always welcome.

National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. Our Task Force is a privately funded organization whose purpose is to encourage participation on the National Day of Prayer. It exists to communicate with every individual the need for personal…

Bake Sale

Sunday, March 25 9:00am-12:00pm BAKED GOODS NEEDED! We need your help to make the annual Women In Missions Bake Sale a success as we raised funds for scholarships. If you bake, please consider donating your cake, pie, cookies, bars, brownies, or candy to the annual Women in Missions Bake Sale! Bring your delicious goods to the East door hallway on Saturday, March 24, from 10:00am to 12:00pm, securely covered and nut content, if any, noted. Donations may also be brought to…

Thursday Theater Group

Join your friends from FUMC Allen to enjoy the Richardson Theatre Centre’s production of “The Odd Couple” on Thursday, February 8. We meet at Aboca’s Italian Grill in Richardson for dinner at 5:30pm and then off to the Richardson Theatre Centre, 518 W Arapaho Road, Suite 113, Richardson, TX 75080. 972.699.1130 Tickets are available at richardsontheatrecerntre.net To learn more, contact Ruth Swingle.    

Open House

FUMC Allen welcomes our Muslim neighbors on January, January 24. We’ll share a meal in the Fellowship Hall at 5:30pm and worship together with prayer and communion at 6:00pm in the sanctuary.  At 6:30pm, we’ll offer a United Methodist 101 class for anyone interested in learning more about the United Methodist faith.  All are welcome to attend.

The Hour of Prayer

The Hour of Prayer Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm Upper Room Chapel Do you need prayer or would you like someone to pray with you? Unite with others in Christ through prayer during THE HOUR OF PRAYER Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Upper Room Chapel. Prayer Focus Schedule Dec 20 Those Who Don’t Know Christ Dec 27 No Service Jan 3 The Unemployed & Needy Jan 10 Forgiveness Worship Series Jan 17 Relationships Jan 24 Fear Jan 31 Our Pastors & Church Leaders…

Christmas Potluck Luncheon

You are invited to a church-wide Christmas Potluck Luncheon on Sunday, December 10, at 12:10pm in the FUMC Allen gym. Bring a dish to share (for 6-8 people) and enjoy a meal with your church family. Our guest speaker will share stories of compassion to the people of South Texas after Hurricane Harvey.  Come and learn how you can do to answer the call to serve and help our neighbors. Child care for ages 4 and under will be provided…