Missions Ministry (Page 2)

Missions Ministry (Page 2)

Change The World: Food Drive

Summer time means kids are out of school, and for many, it also means that they miss the school breakfast and lunches provided by the school lunch program. To support these children and keep them fed this summer, Change the World Weekend is helping Allen Community Outreach fill food bags to be distributed this summer.   Market Street and Walmart Neighborhood Market have welcomed CTW Allen and will serve as collection points for the ACO KIDS Summer Food Program on…

Change the World: Kids Against Hunger

During Change The World Weekend, Kids Against Hunger hosts a 3-day food packaging event in the gym at First United Methodist Church of Allen. Volunteers of all ages can help assemble packages of highly nutritious vitamin-fortified meals that will be sent to children in Honduras. We’ll have shifts available at the following times. You can click on any link to register. Friday 4 – 6 PM Setup Saturday 9 AM – 10:30 AM Saturday 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday…

Change The World: Garage Sale

Change the World Weekend Garage Sale Saturday, May 19 8:00am-1:00pm Help us support Change The World Weekend projects by donating your gently loved items for one huge garage sale on Saturday, May 19. Donations may be dropped off starting Monday, May 14, in the west entrance (Greenville side) of the church.. We also need volunteers to help on Saturday beginning at 7:00am. Sign up at changetheworldallen.org. All proceeds support Change The World Allen.

Change The World: Men’s Clothing Drive

MEN’S CLOTHING DRIVE Looking for clothing suitable for job interviews UNDERWEAR (New in package) DRESS SOCKS (New) BELTS  SIZE 32-42 (New/Gently Used) MEDIUM-LARGE DRESS SHIRTS (New/Gently Used) TIES (New/Gently Used) All gently used clothing must be clean and in good repair Drop your donations from April 29-May 20 in the blue Trusted World bins located at the FUMC Allen south entrance VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP SORT AND PACK ITEMS Sat May 19 3 Volunteers 10am-12pm Sat May 19 4 Volunteers 12pm-3pm…

Change The World: Care Coordinators

A Change The World care coordinator serves as the point of contact for the family having work done to their home during the Change The World Weekend event May 18-20. Change The World Allen is needing a few more care coordinators volunteers to serve our community this year. A Care Coordinator is someone who is friendly, caring, and is a good listener.  Care coordinators have a heart for people and are willing to be helpful to those who have physical…

Change The World Allen

More than 100,000 residents live in Allen, Fairview, and Lucas, Texas. Can you imagine the impact that would be felt if 10 percent of our neighbors came together to make a difference? We would create a tidal wave of charity that might just change the world. Change the World Allen’s annual weekend of service returns to the Allen/Fairview/Lucas area on May 18-20, 2018. With more than 100,000 residents in Allen, Fairview, and Lucas, can you imagine the results we would…

Send Hope Garage Sale

Friday April 20 & Saturday April 21 8:00am-3:00pm 755 Heritage Parkway Allen, TX 75002 Can you help? Send Hope is a missions supported by FUMC Allen and organizers need help in the following areas on both days of the sale: 7:15am  Help set out tables for the sale 7:15am Put out garage sale signs (one person) 7:50am-2:45pm Walk around and answer customer questions 2:45pm to 3:00pm Help cover up and take down sale sings for the day We’ll need the…

Connections Band: Rhythm & Blues Review

Great Music For  A Great Cause Join us for a FREE CONNECTIONS BAND CONCERT to benefit hurricane relief through the Rio Conference of the United Methodist Church. This Connections Concert features the great R&B music of the 1960s and 1970s, such as “Chain of Fools,” “Dock of the Bay,” Proud Mary,” and “Superstition.”   Connections, a unique cover-band that plays great music for a great cause, is led by United Methodist clergy from the Dallas area who love to rock…

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.