Youth Ministry

Youth Ministry

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

Boys 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.

Bridgeport Camp Registration

Bridgeport Summer Camp Registration is NOW OPEN! Here are the camps we will be attending and chaperoning this summer: Jun 25-29: Children (C2) July 2-6: Senior High (SH) July 16-20 Junior High (JH2) Other camps are available if these don’t fit your family’s schedule. Early bird prices are in effect until January 31. After that date fees will increase. We recommend you sign up soon as camps fill up quickly. Learn more HERE at the Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center’s…

Wednesday Night Life

Activities Resume January 17, 2018 GRAB ‘N GO DINNER 5:30pm  Fellowship Hall YOUTH BIBLE STUDY 5:30pm-7:30pm Youth Wing JUNIOR YOUTH FELLOWSHIP 6:30pm-7:30pm Gym/Base Camp WEDNESDAY NIGHT CHAPEL 6:00pm-6:30pm Upper Room Chapel THE HOUR OF PRAYER 6:30pm-7:30pm Upper Room Chapel CHANCEL CHOIR REHEARSAL 6:30pm-8:00pm CLC202 FAITH ACADEMY BIBLE STUDIES  

APT G: A Place To Go

Does your teenager or young adult need a place to go to hang out with friends? Then APT. G is the place for you! We offer snacks, games, crafts, and lots of friends in a parent’s night out environment. We meet at the First United Methodist Church of Allen each month during the school year from 7:00pm-9:30pm and welcome those with special needs to be our guests. We’ll assign a buddy to each guest. Call our Special Kids Hotline at…

Graduate Recognition 2017

Class of 2017 Erin Taylor Anderson Allen High School graduate attending the University of North Texas, Denton—Primary Education (K-8). Jessica Sender Memorial Scholarship. Carter Matthew Balogh Allen High School graduate attending the University of North Texas, Denton—Media Studies. Kirk Haydon Baltzell Allen High School graduate attending The University of Texas, Austin—Biochemistry. Gale Action Memorial Scholarship • Children’s Creative Playday Scholarship Kameryn Lane Carper Allen High School graduate attending the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR. Thompson Memorial Scholarship • United Methodist…