'children' Tagged Posts (Page 3)

'children' Tagged Posts (Page 3)

Children’s Ministry is now Compass Kids

We are pumped, excited, overjoyed, and proud to announce that FUMC Allen’s Children’s Ministry has been renamed. We are now known as Compass Kids. Why Compass Kids?  FUMC Allen kids are on a mission to discover God’s direction for their lives: How do we follow Christ? Where is God leading us? How and where should we serve God? Compass Kids is all about helping our children navigate the Bible and apply its teaching to their lives.  In turn, we are…

Acolyte Training

Calling all interested 3rd-6th graders who’d like to serve as an acolyte at the 9:30am traditional service this fall. Mark your calendar to attend a quick training on Sunday, September 21, at 12:15pm in the sanctuary. Great service opportunity! Contact Janee’ Foster at janee@grisak.com or 972.977.5121.

Upward Indoor Soccer League

September’s here, everyone’s back in school, and it’s time to register for the UPWARD indoor soccer league at First United Methodist Church of Allen. UPWARD is a proven program with 4.5 participants over the past 18 years, building competitive athletic skills, character, confidence, and spirit. The UPWARD recreational soccer league for boys and girls 4 years-old through grade 6 features the 360 Progression™, a unique sports experience that develops the total athlete mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially. FUMC Allen’s UPWARD…

Music Ministry Registration

Registration begins this Sunday, August 17, for FUMC Allen’s Music Ministry Program. We have programs for all ages and interests! Voice choirs and ensembles, including Project Praise Children’s Choir, DARING Youth Choir, and the Chancel Choir. Percussion ensembles for children grades 3-6 Hand bells and chimes for children, youth, and adults Orchestra for youth and adults Guitar lessons  for both the beginner and more advanced player Visit the music table in the north hallway between worship and Sunday school for details and…

The Secrets of Happy Families

Saturday, September 6 8:30am-2:00pm General Admission  $75  (see below for how to purchase a discounted ticket as well as a way to attend for FREE) FUMC Dallas First United Methodist Church of Dallas, First Presbyterian Church of Dallas, and First United Methodist Church of Dallas is proud to present Bruce Feiler, bestselling author of The Secrets of Happy Families and Walking the Bible. Rev. Todd Harris preached a sermon series in August 2014 based on Feiler’s book, The Secrets of Happy Families. Bruce…

Back to School Blessings on August 24

On Sunday, August 24, FUMC Allen offers a BACK TO SCHOOL BLESSING during all three sanctuary worship services. This special time of prayer for our students, teachers, and school employees who are returning to school this month. Our students are invited to bring their back packs with them to worship to receive a special gift.  

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…