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Holy Week

Holy Week is the week of Christian observances leading to Easter Sunday. The week begins with Palm Sunday and progresses through Holy or Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. It concludes with the celebration of Easter Sunday.

Sponsor a Child at the House of Hope

The House of Hope provides a Christ-centered home where children and youth can feel safe and secure while completing their educational goals. The House of Hope is home to 30-35 at-risk children and youth in the city of Puerto Lempira, Honduras. One of the ways we support this vital ministry is by sponsoring children at the house. These sponsorships not only offset the costs for raising and caring for a child or youth, but gives us the opportunity to communicate,…

VBS Snack Team Needs Your Help

The Moose is On The Loose Look for this table on Sunday, July 15, in the North Hallway, and pick up a snack need (or 2 or 3) for Vacation Bible School. If you are not going to be here this Sunday or just like to do things on the go, visit our sign up link below. WE LOVE OUR VBS VOLUNTEERS AND HELPERS!  

UPWARD Summer Basketball Camps

July 9-13 Grades K & 1  9 am-12 pm Grades 4-6 1 pm-4 pm   July 16-20 Grades 2 & 3 9 am-12 pm Grades 7 & 8 1 pm-4 pm   Upward Basketball Camps are designed for athletes in grades K – 8 who are looking to grow both on and off the court. Campers work on the fundamentals of basketball that include shooting, passing, dribbling, defending, and game awareness. Camps also include a daily devotion and scripture, as…

Vacation Bible School

Come camp along with your friends and learn about the life of Peter 9:00am-12:30pm VBS is for children entering PreK-6th grade in fall 2018 

Project Transformation

Project Transformation (PT) builds partnerships between college-age young adults, children, and churches to address the achievement gap for children from low-income communities. Most kids will experience a “summer slide.” In middle or high income homes, children usually have limitless access to books, educational tools, and interested adults, but that’s not the case for many children from low-income families. Reading proficiency is a key predictor of a child’s future success yet 80 percent of low-income children are behind grade level in…

Camp Compass Kids

Camp Compass Kids is a sports and adventure themed camp hosted by FUMC Allen held immediately after Vacation Bible School. The camp is designed for families who desire day-long child care, but all are welcome! VBS is July 23-27, 2018 from 9:00am to 12:30pm. Athletes enrolled in Camp Compass kids bring a sack lunch to eat with their camp coaches from 12:30pm to 1:30pm followed by camp activities in the FUMC Allen gym from 1:30pm to 4:30pm. The camp cost…

Building Projects: Children’s Playground

Many thanks to Barry Lunt, the scouts of Troop 306, and especially the scouts who chose to do their Eagle projects for the church. Two of three parts of the playground project are complete: taking down the toddler playground and preparing the east playground for toddlers next year. First, the scouts carefully removed the toddler climbing structure. It is stored behind the garage. They have moved a section of fence that would have been in the way of construction: They…

Created By God

  Created By God is a human sexuality course taught from a Christian perspective for 5th and 6th graders. Children will learn correct anatomical terms, about human growth and development, dating, marriage and childbirth.   The program is delivered in three sessions:   Wednesday, February 7, 2018 6:00-7:00pm During this meeting for parents only, we will discuss the curriculum and view the materials.  Parents will have a time to ask any questions and write a letter to their child.   Friday, February 9, 4:00pm-6:00pm…

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…

Children’s Creative Playday Registration

Children’s Creative Playday, a Christian preschool serving children 18 months through 6 years, is now registering for the 2018-2019 school year. Register at the Playday Office during office hours. Registration forms are now available at the Playday office. Jan 22-Feb 4 Current Playday Families & FUMC Allen Church Families new to the program. Feb 20 General Public Registration Questions? Contact Maureen Bowman, 972.396.7575, or visit www.playday.fumcallen.org.  

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