Youth Ministry

Youth 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 www.allenphilharmonic.org 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…

Graduation 2019

High School Graduates John Gabe Adams. Allen High School graduate attending Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX—Mechanical Engineering. Shea Elizabeth Brasher. Allen High School graduate attending Collin College, McKinney, TX—Kinesiology. FUMC Memorial Scholarship • Creative Playday Preschool Scholarship. Kaleb Ladley Carper. Allen High School graduate attending Texas A&M University, Galveston, TX—Marine Engineering Technology. Gale Acton Memorial Scholarship. Holly Anne Darr. Allen High School graduate attending Collin College, McKinney, TX—Hospitality. Makena Alexis Essman. Allen High School graduate attending Collin College, McKinney, TX.…

FUMC Allen Now Accepting College Scholarship Applications for 2019

First United Methodist Church of Allen offers several opportunities to earn financial help for full-time college and post-graduate students who have been accepted into and attending an accredited institution of higher learning. Did you know that in 2018, the FUMC Allen Scholarship Program awarded $19,500 in scholarships to 20 applicants?  $14,000  in Endowment Scholarships  $5,500  in Program Scholarships  Eleven awards to high school seniors  Nine awards to college students Applicants will be considered for all scholarships–Program, Endowment and Memorial–awarded by…

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…

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…

The Youth and the Architect

I have been excited over the past several months to be the youth representative to the Building Committee.  As part of our ongoing feedback process,  last week a meeting was held in Basecamp – the current second floor of the Children’s Center that will become the Future Youth Center of FUMC Allen. The meeting, directed by GFF Architects Associate Jeremy Roehr, was attended by several youth representatives and some members of the Building Committee.   The main topics of this meeting were…

Confirmation Sunday

OUR 2018 CONFIRMANDS (AND THEIR FAITH PARTNERS) Scott McLean Austin (Brandon Weber) Ryan Coon (Chris Usher) Eden Elledge (Ed Whipple) Adam Franklin Hale (Greg Freeman) Quinn Mallory Harper (Tiffany Stewart) Jordan Herring (Lindsey Robertson) Jacob Jershin (Chris Pirtle) Evan Jordan (Paul Coon) Mallory Nicole Kizer (Dana Allison) Carson James O’Conner (Rod Morehead) Christopher Tyler Pirtle (Bruce Gray) Conner Quinn Robertson (Greg Schell) Aaron Nicholas Smith (Henry Lessner) Raegan D Smith (Debbie Hockaday) Ryan Patrick Smith (Kevin Sides) Brock Maddox Winsett …

Youth Sunday

Sunday, April 8, is Youth Sunday at FUMC Allen. Our speakers are leaders in the Youth Ministry program at FUMC. Our music leaders include the Catalyst Youth Praise Band, the DARING Youth choir, and our Youth Orchestra. Erik Hale and James Hubbard bring the message based on Acts 8: 26-40 and Matthew 22: 35-40, We pray you’ll be with us on this Sunday as we support our youth as they bring the message of how Christ impacts their lives. Youth…

Mardi Gras Madness

Join us for our DARING Choir and Catalyst Youth Ministry Annual Mardi Gras Madness fundraiser on Sunday, February 18, from 5:00pm-8:00pm in the gym. FUMC Allen Youth need your support. Please visit the youth table in the west entrance on Sunday, January 28, February 4, 11, and 18 to make your donation and your reservation. You’ll also learn more about learn more about the fundraiser and this summer’s trips. With your support, we could raise $30,000 for the summer’s choir tour…

College Scholarships

  College scholarship applications and recommendation forms for the FUMC Allen Endowment, Program, and Memorial scholarships are now available. First United Methodist Church of Allen offers several opportunities to earn financial help for full-time college and post-graduate students who have been accepted into and attending an accredited institution of higher learning. Applicants will be considered for all scholarships (Program, Endowment and Memorial) given by FUMC Allen. Just complete the specific addenda in the application for each program to be considered.…

Scout Sunday

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of all ages! Serve your church as a greeter or pass out bulletins to our guests on Scout Sunday 2018, February 11. We need help at all three services: 8:15am, 9:30am, and 11:00am. For more information, contact Teresa Gray.