'stewardship' Tagged Posts

'stewardship' Tagged Posts

Worship Series: The Next Act

Why do I invest in the work of God through the  Ministries of FUMC Allen? Join us in the month of October as we celebrate the ministries of First United Methodist Church of Allen, which are supported by generous stewards of God’s gifts. We worship together at 8:40am at The Table and 11:00am in Traditional Worship. Both services are live streamed on our YouTube and Facebook channels. October 3 202`1 Music Ministry Sunday John 21:15-17 Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch, preaching…

November Worship Series: I Am Thankful For…

Gratitude makes us happier people, leading more fulfilled and generous lives. Gratitude is important in relationships at home, work, and church. We support that for which we are thankful. Come with us this November as we create a sense of gratitude for the church and lead us to making a financial commitment to the church for 2019. Sunday November 11 I’m thankful for…all God has given me. Rev. Jessica Wright,  preaching Matthew 14:13-21 NIV And he directed the people to…

Seeds…Planting for the Harvest

In these crazy and chaotic times, we find comfort in knowing that there is one thing that never changes: God’s love for all of God’s children. The ministry of Christ’s church is more important than ever before as we face the unknowns of today and tomorrow. Undoubtedly, the work of the Church is to proclaim the saving grace of Jesus Christ and the hope he brings to all people. We are called to be a tangible presence of Jesus in…

Stewardship Sermon Series: Defying Gravity

October 23 – November 13 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am FUMC Allen Sanctuary 11:00am The Way  Fellowship Hall We all want to be generous, but most of us find this hard to carry out. Demands on our time and money make scarcity a real problem. Marketing creates a compulsion to buy things that are new or the latest version of the old. Instead of enjoying the freedom to bless others with the best of our lives, we feel trapped. We are held…

Putting God First in Living and Giving

Do we worship idols? The answer may surprise you. Beginning October 25, our church will hear about God’s generosity and our response as we explore the stewardship study,  first: putting GOD first in living and giving, developed by author and pastor Mike Slaughter of Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church in Tipp City, OH. There will be opportunities in worship, in small groups, in youth and children’s classes, and in devotions that can be used at church or at home. We are…

Sermon Series: First

Sermon Series October 25-November 15 Join us on October 25 at FUMC Allen as we begin a four-week series to explore what it means to put God first in living and giving. Jesus said, seek first his kingdom… What does it mean to seek first the kingdom of God? Is putting God first a priority in your life? Is it a challenge for you? What obstacles do you face in putting God first in every area of your life? To…