'mardi gras' Tagged Posts

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Shrove Tuesday

Many Christians observe Shrove Tuesday (or Fat Tuesday or Pancake Tuesday) on the day before Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent. Traditionally, we’ll eat pancakes–and other rich foods–on Fat Tuesday, originally to use up the milk and eggs that would otherwise spoil because of not being eaten during the fast of Lent. The “Chuck Knows Church” video above will help teach us more about the observation of Shrove Tuesday and what it means in the Methodist church. Because…

Mardi Gras Madness

Join us for our DARING Choir and Catalyst Youth Ministry Annual Mardi Gras Madness fundraiser on Sunday, February 18, from 5:00pm-8:00pm in the gym. FUMC Allen Youth need your support. Please visit the youth table in the west entrance on Sunday, January 28, February 4, 11, and 18 to make your donation and your reservation. You’ll also learn more about learn more about the fundraiser and this summer’s trips. With your support, we could raise $30,000 for the summer’s choir tour…