'Christmas' Tagged Posts

'Christmas' Tagged Posts

Holiday Challenge Update

Change the World Allen offers children, teens, and adults the opportunity to pay if forward right here in our home community with different ways to serve others. To keep the spirit of CTW alive year round, our members and many of our friends participated in the Change the World Holiday Challenge. Through these efforts, we fed the hungry, built a home for a deserving family, served those in crisis, provided scholarships for college students, expressed our appreciation to our military…

Advent Worship Series: Songs of the Season

During the seasons of Advent and Christmas, we invite you to worship and consider with us these songs from scripture and how they challenge the songs we will sing with our heart and voice during Advent and beyond. What new song might we sing this Advent season? December 3 Zechariah’s Song Luke 1:67-79 December 10 Mary’s Song Luke 1:46-55 December 17 John the Baptist’s Song Luke 3:1-18 John Rutter’s Gloria 8:15am 9:30am Resonate’s Lessons & Carols 11:00am December 24 The…

Advent@FUMC Allen

SUN DEC 3 FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT SUN DEC 3-SUN DEC 24 ADVENT WORSHIP SERIES SONGS OF THE SEASON: WHAT SONG WILL YOU SING? 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am SUN DEC 3-SUN DEC 10 UMM SMOKEOUT Orders online anytime (Click HERE for details) or at the church on Sunday, Nov 26, Dec 3, and Dec 10 SUN DEC 3-SUN DEC 17 HOLIDAY CHALLENGE: SHARE A BEAR, BEAR A CARE SUN DEC 3-SUN DEC 17 HOLIDAY CHALLENGE: POINSETTIA DEDICATIONS SUN DEC 3 ALLEN…

Christmas Potluck Luncheon

You are invited to a church-wide Christmas Potluck Luncheon on Sunday, December 10, at 12:10pm in the FUMC Allen gym. Bring a dish to share (for 6-8 people) and enjoy a meal with your church family. Our guest speaker will share stories of compassion to the people of South Texas after Hurricane Harvey.  Come and learn how you can do to answer the call to serve and help our neighbors. Child care for ages 4 and under will be provided…

Christmas Parade

  FUMC Allen is a sponsor for and will participate in the Rotary Christmas Parade in downtown Allen on Sunday, December 3, at 2:00pm, and YOU are a very important part of our entry. Everyone is invited to meet us at 1:30pm on the parade route. (We’ll share the specific location via social media and on THIS PAGE as soon as we learn our place in the parade.) We’ll line up and be ready to step off at 2:00pm. Wear…

Fall Bazaar

Mark your calendars now to attend the FUMC Allen Fall Bazaar, October 21, 2017, from 9:00am to 4:00pm at FUMC Allen. This year’s bazaar has something for everyone with more than fifty vendors:  Hand crafted home décor and gifts, books for all ages, cosmetics, jewelry, bakery items, and a lunch menu to complete your shopping experience! And as always, admission is FREE! The bazaar is sponsored by the Women In Missions of FUMC Allen. All proceeds benefit the missions of…

World Première: Glasgow Holiday Favorites

 Mannheim Steamroller’s Joy to the World & Angels We Have Heard On High Arr by Michael Glasgow Sunday, December 11, 2016 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am Join us in worship on Sunday, December 11, when our Carillon Handbells and friends proudly presents the world première of two new handbell arrangements of Mannheim Steamroller’s Christmas favorites, “Joy to the World” and “Angels We Have Heard on High,” by Michael Glasgow, a celebrated conductor, composer, handbell enthusiast extraordinaire, and Minister of Music at North…

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…

Playday Parents Day Out

Saturday December 6th 2pm to 7pm Children ages 18 months to 12 years old are welcome! Cost: $25 per child ($60 family maximum for families of 3 or more). Pizza dinner included. Your children will be taken care of by the caring staff and friends of Children’s Creative Playday, a ministry of the First United Methodist Church of Allen. We will have pizza, drinks, snacks, games, crafts, and a movie! For more information, please contact Maureen Bowman at 972.396.7575. Space…