'holidays' Tagged Posts

'holidays' Tagged Posts

Share the Gift of Christmas on December 24

SHARE the gift of Christmas at FUMC Allen on Monday December 24 FUMC Allen offers four worship services with four different formats and times to accommodate all busy schedules during this holiday season. Join us in a time of peace and joy as we share the hope and light of Christmas Eve. Family Worship 4:00pm FUMC Allen invites you to a family-friendly Christmas Eve worship service with candlelight and communion. Our families will enjoy the Christmas ABC Story with traditional…

Worship Series: The Xmas Xchange

Exchanging gifts comes with the season. Sure, sometimes gift exchanges are a hassle, but in the end,  we occasionally receive that for which we’d hoped. What if we could do the same the heaviness that comes with Advent? What if we could exchange our despair, chaos, fear, bitterness, and darkness for the very best God offers through hope, peace, joy, love, and light? It can be ours if we but look to the source of all good gifts. Some will…

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…

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)…

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.

Hope for the Holidays

Struggling with hope and joy during the holiday season? Need new traditions and insights? Join counselor Jimmy Smith in the FUMC Allen parlor on November 23 at 5:00pm. He will lead you in exploring your God-given inner gifts so your holidays can be filled with possibilities of extraordinary moments. To register, contact Rev. June Franck.