Adult Ministry

Adult Ministry

Family Dinner Needs Your Help

Our Wednesday Family Dinner is a service we provide to help our guests share a healthy, cost-effective meal in the company of our church family. To make Family Dinner even better, we need help in the following areas: Shoppers who can purchase meal ingredients on a budget. Schedule is flexible. Cooks to make desserts and deliver them to the church Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday before dinner Hosts to welcome people and collect their payment from 5:45pm-6:15pm Servants to serve the…

Worship Series: Creed

Creed: What Christians Believe and Why Based on the book by Rev. Adam Hamilton, pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection In our September worship series, we’ll engage the mind and the heart in learning what Christians believe and why using the historic Apostles’ Creed and supporting scripture. The fruit will be people becoming more confident in what they believe and why they believe it, bringing about a deepened faith and a greater willingness to engage in conversations…

Wild at Heart: Men’s Retreat

All men, 18 years and older, are invited to the Wild At Heart Men’s Retreat, November 9-11, in Broken Bow, OK.  Rev. Todd Harris will lead the weekend event with activities that will include fishing, hiking, grilling, and fellowship.  By the end of the weekend, you will have grown closer to each other and closer to God. Space is limited.  A non-refundable $50 deposit holds your place.  Contact Susan Hale for more information.  

Graduation

Our High School Graduates Brandon Bingham Allen High School graduate attending the University of North Texas, Denton, TX—New Digital Media Design. FUMC Memorial Scholarship • United Methodist Women’s Scholarship. Corbin Scott Chinn Allen High School graduate attending college in the fall to study electrical and mechanical engineering. Holden Thomas Essman Allen High School graduate attending The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX—Computer Software Engineering. Alexa Marie Frederick Allen High School graduate attending Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX—Music Education. Francis…

Bible Study: Colossians/Thessalonians

Join Rev. Maxie Moore on a journey inside the pages of Scripture to meet a personal God who enters individual lives and begins a creative work from the inside out! This Immersion bible study by Lisa R. Withrow  focuses on the books of Colossians and I and II Thessalonians. In Colossians, we’ll learn how Christ gives us the pattern and power to grow spiritually. In I and II Thessalonians, we’ll see how Paul encourages the early church to persevere in…

Bible Study: Abraham

First United Methodist Church of Allen announces a new Bible study for anyone new to Bible study, looking for a Bible study, or wanting to continue their Wednesday night studies throughout the summer.  The study, Abraham: Developing Unwavering Faith,  begins Wednesday, May 2, at 6:30pm, and continues through the summer, ending August 15. Author Mindy Ferguson takes us to the beginning of Abraham’s story when he was known as Abram, a man living in a world of many gods. At…

Ruth Circle

  Meet in the West parking lot of the church at 10:30am to carpool to the Chocolate Angel in Plano for lunch. Bring your shoe boxes for Hope’s Door! Contact Phyllis Eix .

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.

Touching Lives in College Packaging Event

TOUCHING LIVES IN COLLEGE parents meet on Monday March 19 at 7:00pm to build another mailing for our FUMC Allen college students. On that date, parents and friends meet in BaseCamp children’s area to set up the tables, sort their gifts, and work in assembly line fashion to make packages ready for mailing. Anyone who wants to encourage our young adults in college is welcome to do one (or more) of the following: Donate items for the care packages (for…

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…

UMM Easter Hams

The UMM is smoking hams for your Easter dinner so mark your calendars today. The UMM will take orders on Sunday mornings March 11, 18 and 25. You can also order your hams online beginning March 11. The hams will be ready for pick up on Easter Sunday beginning at 8am.

New Sunday School Class

Adult Ministry announces the formation of a new Sunday School class. “I would like to invite you to join a new Sunday school class that is forming this Sunday,” said Susan Hale, Discipleship Coordinator. “Whether you are interested in getting to know other people from the church, have committed to take a study during Lent, or just want to try something different on Sunday mornings, this is the class for you.” The class meets at 9:30am in Room 159 on…