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Legacy of Light May 16 2024

Community forms the backbone of not only human civilization, but of this sacred place known as First United Methodist Church of Allen. Our community’s past is rich with stories of collaboration, tradition, and survival. It is a tapestry of stories woven together by the threads of tradition, culture, and the human quest for understanding and challenges overcome together. In the present, our community is more interconnected than ever. Technology has bridged distances, allowing ideas and participation to mingle and flourish.…

Legacy of Light March 19 2024 Update

Legacy of Light: Renewing our Sacred Space UPDATE: MARCH 19 2024 Special Appeal and Repair Progress Update Happy Wednesday friends. We are excited to continue sharing the progress being made with the Legacy of Light: Renewing our Sacred Space campaign. Generous Contributions There have been 19 gifts totaling $35,405 since beginning our special appeal. Please continue to pray for remarkable generosity and care in these contributions. Repair Progress Updates Significant progress has been made over the last week. Below you…

Resources For Traumatic Times

On Saturday, May 6, 2023, a lone gunman opened fire on shoppers of the busy Premium Outlets Mall in Allen, Texas, killing eight people and seriously wounding seven. We are all traumatized and mourning this horrible tragedy in our community. As a service to you and your family, we have compiled the following online resources to help you navigate your world during the upcoming months. WADING THROUGH THE WRECKAGE PRAYERS FOR ALLEN TX WHAT NOW? NAVIGATING THE DAYS AFTER A…

Mailbox Theft Alert and New Mailing Address

Intentional Mailbox Damage and Theft Recently, our church experienced intentional damage to the campus mailbox. We were made aware that the intentional damage resulted in the theft of some of the incoming mail to the church. We were able to confirm the theft as a member of our congregation reported that a check that was sent on their behalf was cashed/deposited but not into FUMC Allen’s account. We are unable at this time to confirm how many other items this…