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Change The World Allen

More than 100,000 residents live in Allen, Fairview, and Lucas, Texas. Can you imagine the impact that would be felt if 10 percent of our neighbors came together to make a difference? We would create a tidal wave of charity that might just change the world. Change the World Allen’s annual weekend of service returns to the Allen/Fairview/Lucas area on May 18-20, 2018. With more than 100,000 residents in Allen, Fairview, and Lucas, can you imagine the results we would…

Easter@FUMC Allen

Be transformed by hope this Easter with your friends and neighbors at First United Methodist Church of Allen. Join us for the life-altering events of Holy Week. Experience the power of that first Easter when God got the last laugh with the biggest April Fool’s joke in history: a day when people saw death conquered and resurrection bring new life. Discover how this singular event can change your world. We have services as early as 6:30am with our last celebration…

Christmas Eve

Sunday, December 24 Come home for Christmas at FUMC Allen on Sunday December 24. We offer four worship services with four different formats and times to accommodate all busy schedules. Take the time to slow down and remember the reason we celebrate this holiday season. Family Worship 4:00pm FUMC Allen invites you to a family-friendly Christmas Eve worship service with candlelight, communion, and PUPPETS who will share the story of the Nativity, Children are welcome to put on costumes (provided)…

Pot Luck Luncheon

October 8 will be a very special Sunday at FUMC Allen. On that day, we’ll end our worship series,  Reclaiming the Table, with a CHURCH-WIDE POT LUCK LUNCHEON at 12:15pm in the gym. We ask that each family bring a dish to feed 6-8 people to share at the meal. Volunteers will be available to take your dish before the 8:15am, 9:30am, and 11:00am worship services. Let them know if the dish needs to be refrigerated, stay warm, or can…

Church-Wide Caroling

Everyone is welcome to meet us in Fellowship Hall on Sunday, December 11, at 4:00pm for fellowship and hot cocoa. Then we’ll break into groups to go out in our community to carol for our neighbors. We’ll carpool to several destinations taking the music of Christmas with us. For details, contact Ed Whipple.

Sermon Series: Family Ties

September 11-October 9, 2016 Join us for the next five weeks as together we address important themes in the lives of families and guide our homes to places of deeper love, stronger commitment to Christ and church, and a more balanced way of living. September 11 Back to School, Back to Church Sunday There’s No Place Like Home Luke 15:20b-24 September 18 A Grandparent’s Love Proverbs 17:6     Titus 2:1-5   Psalm 103:17-18     2 Timothy 1:5 September 25  Every Family…

Family Night at the Natatorium

Join your FUMC Allen family as we celebrate the Memorial Day holiday with a family night hosted by Youth Ministry and Children’s Ministry at the Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium in Allen. Enjoy the 7,000 square foot leisure pool including zero-depth entry, kids play structure, flume slide, lazy river, shallow lap lane pool and spa. The evening begins at 6:30pm and ends at 8:30pm. Food and drinks are not provided. Bring your own refreshments and store them in the party room. This…

New Venue for Kick-Off Event

May 13, 2015 8:35pm UPDATE: After consultation with the City of Allen, the Friday May 15, Change The World Kick-Off Event has relocated to FUMC Allen with a 7:00pm start time. The recent rains have made it impossible to hold the show at the Joe Farmer Amphitheater. Event leaders have decided that hosting bounce houses and food trucks will not be viable at this new location. Please share this update with your friends and neighbors via social media and word…

Pancake Supper

Invite a friend and join us for a PANCAKE SUPPER, Wednesday, February 18, at 5:30pm, in the gym. The Evangelism Team will serve eggs, bacon, and pancakes from 5:30pm-6:30pm. The meal is free, but a love offering will be collected. Following the meal, join us in the sanctuary for our Ash Wednesday worship service.

Habitat Fall Build 2014

Be a part of a world changing ministry! Our fall 2014 fall Habitat for Humanity build begins Saturday, September 6. This event is one we commonly call our “Methodist Build.” Through the dedicated work and financial support of several local Methodist churches, we’ll be helping the Maxwell/Castillo family build their new home at 406 Carver in McKinney, Texas.  FUMC Allen serves as the build host on the first Saturday of each month. Fall Build Schedule September 6, 2014 8:00am-2:00pm  All hands on deck for wall framing…

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…

August Sermon Series

It is safe to assume that each of us come from families of one kind or another.  The make-up of American families has certainly changed over the years but I have no doubt that though the dynamics have changed we want our family to be happy, healthy, faithful, and sane.  Many parents and grandparents think and reflect how we can continually improve the dynamics of our families to perhaps increase the level of meaning and happiness we experience. Bruce Feiler, in…
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