Youth Ministry (Page 2)

Youth Ministry (Page 2)

Church-Wide Caroling

Everyone is welcome to meet us in Fellowship Hall on Sunday, December 11, at 4:00pm for fellowship and hot cocoa. Then we’ll break into groups to go out in our community to carol for our neighbors. We’ll carpool to several destinations taking the music of Christmas with us. For details, contact Ed Whipple.

Heading to College? Help us keep in touch

Many of our college students are heading back to campus this month. With a new semester  comes new addresses, and our college support group, Touching Lives in College, is asking our students (or their parents) to share with them their son or daughter’s college mailing addresses. This group of parents and supporters has a mission to reach out to our young adults throughout the semester, particularly at some of those more stressful times., to let our students know they are…

Share Your Dreams for FUMC Allen

Your leaders want to hear from YOU! Be on the lookout for DREAM BANNERS around the church. On these banners, we’re asking our members–the adults, youth, and children–of our congregation to share their dreams for the future of FUMC Allen. Three questions we’d ask you to consider: What are your DREAMS for our MINISTRIES? What are your DREAMS for our FACILITIES to support our MINISTRIES? What do you VALUE MOST about FUMC Allen nd want to PRESERVE about our congregation?…

Graduating Senior Sunday 2016

Rev. Harris has invited all graduating high school seniors to be part of the 2016 class video testimony. Follow the link to sign up for a time to share your thoughts.  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0545adac2ea02-srclass Have you graduated from High School, College, or University between July 2015 and June 2016? All graduates are encouraged to complete our Graduate Recognition Form so that we might celebrate your accomplishments!

Advent Photo-A-Day

Deck those halls, warm up some cocoa, and wrap the gifts. Sound familiar? Every year, you promise that this Christmas will be different. You’ll slow down and enjoy quality time with your friends and family, you say.  But somehow Christmas Eve is here before we know it, and we wonder why we don’t feel renewed after this joyous season. We’re inviting you to enter this season of Advent with intention and awareness. As we prepare, watch and wait for that…

Charge Conference 2015

The purpose of charge conference is to celebrate the ministries of the local congregation, affirm our plans for the future, approve candidates for ministry, set the salaries of the clergy, and approve new leadership for the coming year.  In so many ways, Charge Conference has changed, but yet it remains an opportunity to celebrate the ministries of the local churches. This year, we will be sharing in a Cluster Charge Conference with 13 other congregations at Custer Road United Methodist…

Walk to Emmaus

Every wonder what it would be like to spend three days of spiritual renewal surrounded by God’s grace and love? A Walk to Emmaus might be for you!  The weekend is free from distractions while you are wrapped in prayer, meditation, celebration, fun, and worship. Upcoming Walks Chrysalis ages 15-20 (must be in 9th grade by time of walk) January 16-18, 2016 Women’s Walk 21 and older #W260 November 5-8, 2015 #W261 February 25-28. 2016 Men’s Walk 21 and older #M262 April 14-17, 2016 Contact Rev. June Franck or Ruth…

Senior High Mission Trip

On July 19, 36 senior high students and adult chaperones travel to Gainesville, TX, to provide missional service and support to a number of agencies in the area. They will be cleaning up flood damage, painting, building wheelchair ramps, and more. We covet your daily prayers for this team and request that you pick up a note card as you leave worship THIS SUNDAY, July 12, to write a note of encouragement for one of the team members. In addition,…

Family Night at the Natatorium

Join your FUMC Allen family as we celebrate the Memorial Day holiday with a family night hosted by Youth Ministry and Children’s Ministry at the Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium in Allen. Enjoy the 7,000 square foot leisure pool including zero-depth entry, kids play structure, flume slide, lazy river, shallow lap lane pool and spa. The evening begins at 6:30pm and ends at 8:30pm. Food and drinks are not provided. Bring your own refreshments and store them in the party room. This…

Pancake Supper

Invite a friend and join us for a PANCAKE SUPPER, Wednesday, February 18, at 5:30pm, in the gym. The Evangelism Team will serve eggs, bacon, and pancakes from 5:30pm-6:30pm. The meal is free, but a love offering will be collected. Following the meal, join us in the sanctuary for our Ash Wednesday worship service.

Youth Confirmation

FUMC Allen Youth Ministry offers a special confirmation class for youth in grades 7-12. Classes begin Wednesday, February 4, and continue through Wednesday, April 8, meeting from 6:30pm-8:00pm in the youth wing. If you have not been confirmed in the Methodist church or if you want a deeper understanding of the Christian faith and our uniquely Methodist heritage and beliefs, you will want to be part of our weekly discussions. We will discuss the Trinity, sin, evil, grace, baptism, sacraments,…