Welcoming & Outreach (Page 3)

Welcoming & Outreach (Page 3)

Adopt-A-School Program

Want to be part of a new program that could make a difference in a child’s life? Volunteer with the Adopt-A-School Program at Boyd Elementary or Rountree Elementary. Sign up for a time or day that fits your schedule. Step One: Contact one of our church’s volunteer coordinators Step Two: Complete the Allen ISD Background Check. Step Three: Forward your Allen ISD email to our volunteer coordinators so they know you are cleared. Or print a copy of your email…

Faith Stories

Throughout 2015, we’ll be sharing the faith stories and chronicles of members of our congregation. Our February Faith Chronicle features church member Dana Allison. The January Faith Story features Greg Schell, our director of Recreational Ministries. We hope you enjoy his story.  

Divorce Care Group

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. You don’t have to go through it alone Most people will tell you that separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they’ve ever faced. It’s a confusing time when you feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues you’ve never faced before. Beginning February 10, a divorce recovery workshop will meet weekly to help you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life.  The sessions are open to the…

A Time of Thanksgiving

Tickets!  Get Your Tickets! Ticket sales are underway for The King’s Players production of A Time of Thanks Giving: A Comical, Yet Meaningful Look At the Holidays. Join us for three entertaining one-act plays on Saturday, November 15. All Mom Wants for Thanksgiving Mary Lou and her alter-ego, Jo, take a moment to express their feelings about Thanksgiving. Written by Skitzy Chicks The Guest The family has gathered for Thanksgiving, but who’s the guy sitting on the sofa? Everybody has…

GPS: Grow, Pray, Serve

FUMC Allen is pleased to offer Grow Pray Serve, or GPS,  a four-week course of study designed to strengthen spiritual disciplines, instruct on the tenets of the Christian faith, prepare people for membership, and lead them further down the path of discipleship.  Sessions are on Wednesdays, October 22-November 12,  from 6:30pm-8:00pm in CLC206. Wednesday, October 22: Prayers/Presence This session gives you practical information about strengthening your prayer life and the importance of being in worship on a weekly basis. Wednesday,…

Back to School Bash 2014

Back to School Bash = 293 Backpacks, 35 Bike Helmets, 25 Haircuts, 10 Physicals, and 230 Pairs of Shoes Going back to school can be a nervous experience for any child. But arriving without the needed supplies is even a harder way to start the year off on a positive note. Thankfully, the people of Allen realize this and did not want any child walking into a classroom in our town unprepared. On Saturday, August 16, 2014 FUMC Allen had…

Grief Recovery Seminar

FUMC Allen’s Caring & Support Ministries presents “Beyond The Broken Heart,” an eight-week support and ministry program for anyone grieving the loss of a loved one. This workshop, under the guidance of Certified Counselor Lynn Seal-Cupp, allows participants to share and explore their grief experiences and learn healthy coping strategies. Lynn Seal-Cupp, a member of First United Methodist Church of Allen, has spent her professional life in education and counseling. She has served as a teacher, counselor, principal, director of…

Methodism/Membership Class

Join us in a small group setting to learn more about our Methodist doctrines, beliefs, and expectations of membership, Sunday, September 21, at 9:30am in the Upper Room Chapel. To reserve your place, contact Rev. Maxie Moore.

Methodism/Membership Class

Are you interested in learning more about the traditions and beliefs of the United Methodist Church? Maybe you want to become a member of FUMC Allen. Join us on Sunday, August 17, at 11:00am in the parlor at First United Methodist Church of Allen for a Methodism/Membership class. If you have questions, please contact Rev. Maxie Moore, 972.727.8261 x414.

Back to School Bash

FUMC Allen hosts the community BACK TO SCHOOL BASH on August 16 from 9:00am-12:00pm. The event serves the clients of Allen Community Outreach and their school-aged children as they prepare to go back to school this month. We still need VOLUNTEERS to help at Saturday’s event. We need volunteers to help on Friday with event set up, with shifts available from 7:00am-10am, 10am-12pm, and 3pm-5pm. On Saturday, we need volunteers to fill a wide variety of roles during two shifts: 8:30am-11:15am…

New Member/Guest Luncheon

If you are interested in becoming a member, plan to join us for the New Member/Guest luncheon on July 27, 12:15pm, in the FUMC Allen gym. Meet the staff and learn about membership expectations from our senior pastor. Childcare provided. To make your reservation, email Rev. Maxie Moore, MaxieM@fumcallen.org.

Music Ministry Presents…

Fiddler On The Roof Wednesday, July 30-Friday, August 1 7:00pm First United Methodist Church of Allen Come early for special music in the labyrinth at 6:30pm Based on Sholem Aleichem stories by special permission of Arnold Perl Book by Joseph Stein Music by Jerry Bock Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick Winner of eleven Tony Awards, including best musical, score, book, direction, and with a record-setting Broadway run, Fiddler has become an American classic. It’s the story of Tevye, the loquacious father…