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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!  

Change The World: Volunteer Lunches

Another way to serve at Change The World Allen is to provide the supplies to feed our volunteers. If you are able to provide any of the items listed below, you can drop them off at First United Methodist Church Allen in the Fellowship Hall kitchen Thursday May 17 between 9:00am and 5:00pm and on Friday May 18 between 9:00am and 12:00pm. Contact Sue Crawford-Stauffer  214.577.5584   Paper cups Paper napkins Paper plates Soft drinks – individual cans, bottles Gatorade…

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…

Touching Lives in College Packaging Event

TOUCHING LIVES IN COLLEGE parents meet on Monday March 19 at 7:00pm to build another mailing for our FUMC Allen college students. On that date, parents and friends meet in BaseCamp children’s area to set up the tables, sort their gifts, and work in assembly line fashion to make packages ready for mailing. Anyone who wants to encourage our young adults in college is welcome to do one (or more) of the following: Donate items for the care packages (for…

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…

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…

Helpers in School (H.I.S.)

Helpers in School is hosting a “cutting” party on Friday, February 9 from 9:30am–12:00pm in Fellowship  Hall. Bring your scissors and help cut patterns and material for pajama bottoms to be sewn into gifts for the students at Boyd Elementary. Questions? Contact Mary Freeman.

Summer Reading at the Connatser Library

Are you needing help with your summer reading list? We have the solution in the Connatser Memorial Library in Room 203 at FUMC Allen. You might expect our church library to have many reference books on the bible and our faith.  And it does! But did you know our library also has a notable fiction section? Authors include John Grisham, Nora Roberts, Jan Karon, Mary Higgins Clark, James Michener and many more. Drop by between Sunday morning services. During office…

August Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood Drive Sunday, August 7, 2016 9:00am-1:30pm FUMC Allen Gym   The media has called attention to the emergency need for blood donations. Scores of media outlets such as Yahoo! News, USAToday.com, CBS, and Fox have reported on the blood shortage, asking eligible donors to give as soon as possible. Across the U.S., thousands of donors and volunteers are mobilizing in response. You are critical to helping stop the shortage. Just an hour of your time can help patients…

Girl Scout Silver Award Project Benefits APT G: A Place to Go

Many thanks to the Girl Scout cadette who, for her Girl Scout Silver Award, updated the costume closet for APT G: A Place to Go, FUMC Allen’s special needs ministry for teenagers and young adults. Her goal was to collect at least 30 costumes for the 20-25 special needs youth who attend APT G each month during the school year. APT G will still accept your donations of old or outdated costumes; items must be in good shape and in…

School Supply Drive for Dominica

  Marissa Battle, a 2014 graduate of Allen High School and church member, is collecting children’s school supplies through the month of February for a college mission trip sponsored by Trinity University in San Antonio.  This group of college students, led by Miss Battle, will be heading to the Dominica where they will work with special needs students there. Due to space restriction on the flights, the group is requesting certain items that will travel well and pass customs. Items…
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