Children’s Ministry

Children’s Ministry

Advent@FUMC Allen

Click on each event name for more information Sundays in December 8:15am 9:30am & 11:00am Light for the Path Worship Series Sunday December 7 7:00pm A Christmas Collaboration: Sing Choirs of Angels The Allen Symphony Chorus & the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church Choir Tickets at Wednesday December 11 5:30pm-7:30pm PJs & Pizza: A Parents Night Out Registration required and space is limited. Sunday December 15 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am Magnificat by Mark Hayes FUMC Allen Chancel Choir & Orchestra 3:00pm-5:15pm…

SPRC Announces August Staff Updates

On August 20, the Staff Parish Relations Committee announded two new staff appointments as well as three new additions to our staff. Join us in congratulating April and Trish on their new roles and in welcoming Tori, MJ, and Cassidy to our staff! On August 20, April Kwan accepted the role of Mid-Childhood Ministry Director, leading the discipleship process for our children in grades 3-6.Her responsibilities include our sixth grade On Deck program as well as serving as our connection…

Job Opening: Director of Mid-Childhood Ministry

The Director of Mid-Childhood Ministry (Grades 3-6) provides direction and oversight for the children’s ministry at FUMC Allen by providing a warm and friendly environment for children, grades 3-6, and their families to learn about the love of Jesus Christ. The director works closely with the Director of Early Childhood Ministry and the pastor(s) to develop and implement programming for the spiritual formation of children and equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their children.…

SPRC Announces Staff Update for FUMC Allen’s Children’s Ministry

FUMC Allen’s Staff Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) received notice this week that our Director of Children’s Ministry Mary Freeman has made the decision to resign her position and become a full-time grandmother. Her daughter Ashley and son-in-law James welcomed their new son, Jonah James Faye, earlier this year, and this has changed their world in a great way. Mary and her husband, Greg, are making plans to move to Corinth, TX, to be closer to the Faye family. Mary plans…

Bridgeport Camp Announces Summer Camp Dates

As we celebrate the 12 days of Christmas, we often break out our calendars for the new year. And if you’re a parent, you are already looking for and marking dates for summer activities. FUMC Allen is excited to announce our summer camp dates at Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center in Bridgeport, TX. Bridgeport offers fun, Christ-centered camps for children and youth (completing grades 3 through 12). SEEK Camps are for our special needs campers. Learn more about SEEK Camps…

Fall Festival 2018 Features Fun For Everyone

Come for church on Sunday, October 28, and stay for free food, fun, and games with friends and family! Our community fall festival is from 12:00pm to 2:00pm at 601 S Greenville Ave in Allen, Texas. Immediately after the last service on Sunday, FUMC Allen’s Fall Festival features fair weather fun for all ages. Hot dogs, chips and picnic fare, prepared by the United Methodist Men, will be available to everyone. Your love offering will help them fund scholarships for…

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            

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.