Men’s Bible Study
This group of men meet each week to discuss the scripture for Sunday’s upcoming sermon. Several of the men are meeting in person in S207/211, but a few are joining virtually by phone or video. You are welcome to join the group either way. Contact Billy Robinson for link and password if you want to join by ZOOM.
This group of senior men meet every Wednesday at 10:00am in the FUMC Allen Community room for a time of talking, sharing, and support. For more information, contact Rev. Maxie Moore, MaxieM@fumcallen.org.
Curious about pickle ball or looking to play? Join FUMC Allen as we get our pickle ball courts running.
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
The FUMC Allen Chancel Choir leads the music each week in our Sunday 11:00am traditional worship service.
Youth Wednesday Bible Study
Mid-week Bible Study encourages and fuels students in their relationship with God through scripture. During the year, we focus on specific books of the Bible as well as religious and theological topics and faith practices. FUMC Allen’s Youth Ministry desires to minister to all students and families. To this end, we have created different pathways of ministry for students to connect. Contact Youth Director Ed Whipple for more information. “I’ve commanded you to be strong and brave. Don’t ever be afraid or…
Collin County Legal Aid Clinic
The May 2023 Legal Aid Clinic helped 7 clients assisted by 5 Attorneys and 18 non-Attorney volunteers. Blessings to Genesis coordinated by Susan Fulk for hosting the evening with food, service, and fellowship. Thanks on to all the disciples of Genesis for such a delicious meal and fellowship for the evening. Thanks and prayers for everyone who contributed in time, energy, and spirit to the February clinic. Thank you for all you do to continue this life-changing mission. The next…
DARING Choir Tour 2023
FUMC Allen’s DARING Youth Choir takes the musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” on tour from June 9-15, 2023. The tour will take our youth and their adult chaperones to Texarkana, AR; Little Rock, AR; Hot Springs, AR; Shreveport, LA; Jacksonville, TX; and Allen, TX DARING’s homecoming performance of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” is Thursday, June 15, at 7:00pm in the FUMC Allen sanctuary in Allen TX. The DARING Youth Music Ministry program at FUMC Allen includes…
ROMEO (Retired Old Men Eating Out)
The ROMEOs invite all men seeking friendship and support through life’s changes to join them for breakfast each week at the breakfast buffet in the Hilton Garden Suites at Highway 75 (Central Expressway) and Bethany Drive at 8:00am. Contact the church office at 972.727.8261 for more information.
Curious about pickleball or looking to play? FUMC Allen has its pickleball courts up and running. We’ll be open for play on Mondays from 1:00pm-3:00pm, Wednesdays from 9:00am-1:00pm, and Saturdays from 1:00pm-4:00pm. New and experienced players are welcome. We have paddles you can borrow as you get a feel for the game. To access the gym, please use the entrance doors next to the covered walkway on the east side of the building. If you have any questions, please contact…
The Table is a modern service specifically designed for contemporary, casual, and intimate worship. At The Table, participants honor God with music, prayer, and a weekly message from the pastor, The Table is for ALL AGES. The order of worship includes a children’s time and communion each week. The service starts at 8:30am and concludes at 9:30am and is live streamed on our Facebook page and You Tube channel. Nursery Nursery care is available during The Table for infants and…
Sunday Morning Nursery
Our nursery is a wonderful place for families to find care for their youngest members during worship and special events. Our nursery staff is background checked and trained in CPR and first aid. On Sunday mornings, we’ll share an age- appropriate Bible lesson. Nursery care is provided during all worship services (including holidays). We also have a private nursing space for moms and their little ones. We also offer a preschool Sunday school for children 2 years old through pre-Kindergarten. …
Sunday Worship Services
Worship at FUMC Allen THE TABLE The Table is a modern service specifically designed for contemporary, casual, and intimate worship. Participants will honor God with music, prayer, and a weekly message from the pastor, The Table is for ALL AGES. The order of worship includes a children’s time and communion every week. The service starts at 8:30am and concludes at 9:30am and is live streamed on our Facebook page and You Tube channel. Traditional Worship At 11:00am, we offer a…
Youth Sunday School
“I’ve commanded you to be strong and brave. Don’t ever be afraid or discouraged! I am the Lord your God, and I will be there to help you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 During our Sunday morning class, we teach Bible truths and integrate those into our lives through discussion and study of scripture. We offer classes for grades 7-12 are designed to challenge, equip, and engage students in their discipleship journey. Contact Youth Director Ed Whipple for more information.
Adult Sunday School
First United Methodist of Allen’s Sunday small groups (a.k.a. Sunday school) are groups of adults with similar interests, gathering together for fellowship, to learn more about the Bible and their faith, and to grow in that faith through sharing with one another. Some class members might be brand new to this church, new to the Methodist church, or new to the Christian faith. Some may be further along in their faith journey. Since you are already at church for worship,…
Preschool Sunday School
FUMC Allen offers a preschool Sunday school for children 2 years old through pre-kindergarten in the nursery hallway near the Children’s Wing. Classes are held at 9:45am each Sunday. Children enjoy crafts, snacks, videos, and stories that help them learn that God created them and God loves them.
Kindergarten – 5th Grade Sunday School
Children’s Sunday School meets on Sundays at 9:45am in the Children’s Wing. We will continue to post our Online Experience videos on YouTube for families who wish to follow the lessons at home or watch the lessons again. If you have any questions, contact Ms Dana DanaA@fumcallen.org or Ms Martine firstname.lastname@example.org. Children’s Online Experience Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to get notifications when we premiere each week’s video for our First Kids. Click this link to subscribe.
Special Kids Sunday School
a great place for children who need a little extra care The Treehouse Room is a safe, friendly, understanding, flexible alternative to the Sunday school classroom for elementary age children with special needs. Our Special Kids Ministry focuses on creating a space for each child to learn that God loves them. Families can attend church or Sunday school while caring adults and youth spend quality time with their child who needs an accommodating environment or one-to-one assistance in attending an age-appropriate…
On Deck Fifth Grade Sunday School
On Deck On Deck is our fifth grade Sunday School program at FUMC Allen. We’ve designed On Deck as a fun year of learning and fellowship for our students as they complete their last year before sixth grade Confirmation! On Deck officially begins September 11. We’ve structured the curriculum and activities to serve as a transition to our 6th grade Confirmation program. All fifth graders who attend our church are welcome to participate. We meet every Sunday morning at 9:45am in…
Our Traditional Worship features the great hymns of our faith and choral music by the Chancel Choir accompanied by our orchestra and organ.
DARING Music Ministry
If you are in grades 7 through 12, FUMC Allen’s Music Ministry has a place for you! DARING Ministry, our youth music program, offers opportunities for choir, orchestra, and tech. Each year, our group assists in leading worship, prepares a musical each year, and goes on tour. A typical Sunday afternoon schedule looks like this: 3:00pm-4:00pm: DARING orchestra meets in the choir room (S202) 3:00pm-5:00pm: DARING Technical Team meets in a location yet to be determined 4:00pm-5:00pm: DARING choir meets…
FUMC Allen’s Youth Ministry desires to minister to all students and families. We have created different pathways of ministry for students to connect. On Sunday evenings, our youth come together to connect with God and one another through fellowship, food, games, worship, and small group. Sometimes we go off-site so be sure to subscribe to our Youth Ministry Newsletter for the most up to date information. Contact Youth Director Ed Whipple to get on the mailing list. “I’ve commanded you…
Chair Yoga uses chairs and props for balance and stability. The class is open to all, but designed to bring the benefits of yoga to those who have difficulty getting up and down off of the floor, are recovering from injury, or have other physical limitations. Participants do not need to bring a mat.
Ladies Monday Lunch
Women of retirement age(ish) are invited to join Rev Maxie Moore and others on the courtyard or in the atrium, depending on the weather, each Monday from 11:45am-12:45pm for lunch. Bring your own lunch and drinks. We’ll stay on the patio if the weather is good; if it’s too hot or raining, we’ll move into the atrium. Each gathering will open and close with prayer. If you want to join us, please email Rev Maxie Moore, MaxieM@fumcallen.org. This…
FUMC Allen has its pickleball courts up and running. We’ll be open for play on Mondays from 2:00pm-4:00pm and Wednesdays from 12:00pm-1:00pm.
Yoga Flow (Evening)
Yoga FlowMONdays6:00pm-7:00pmYouth Activity Center Yoga is for EVERY body.whatever your beliefs…regardless of your body type and abilities…whatever your age or gender…wherever your path is leading you. Yoga Flow is a gentle yoga class for participants who can get up and down off of the floor. The class combines yoga poses with gentle stretching. Please bring your own yoga mat. To schedule, go to www.whatsmyyoga.com and click on the Schedule a Class tab. Questions? Contact Liz Stubbs, email@example.com
Folk Gospel Jam
oin us for an open jam session where musicians of all abilities can enjoy making music together. These gatherings on Mondays begin on May 2, from 7:00pm-9:00pm in the FUMC Allen Atrium or in the Courtyard a
Grieving Hearts Group
This grief suport group is for anyone dealing with the death of a spouse.
Come play “Mexican Train” dominos at our bi-monthly game day at FUMC Allen. Invite a friend and join us on Tuesdays in the Community Room from 1:30pm-4:30pm. We will play on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Contact Rev. Maxie Moore for more information.
The Ruth Circle group come together each month to enjoy programs, share food, pray over concerns, and support missions that touch the lives of girls and women. Contact Rev Maxie Moore for more information.
Choir Tour Homecoming
FUMC Allen’s DARING YOUTH CHOIR presents their homecoming performance of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” on Thursday, June 15, at 7:00pm in the FUMC Allen sanctuary in Allen TX. This well-known and much-loved musical, based on the character of Joseph from the Bible’s Book of Genesis, features lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The cast and crew of “Joseph” will have just returned from their annual choir tour (June 9-15) and will gift our community…
Honoring Terry Fecht
HONORING Terry FechtSUNDAY June 18 20238:30AM & 11:00AMFUMC ALLEN SANCTUARY Terry Fecht, who has faithfully served FUMC Allen as our accompanist and Music Ministry Assistant for close to 40 years, served her last day at FUMC Allen on May 31. She has retired in Allen with her husband Ron to enjoy more time with her children and grandchildren along with more frequent trips to her condo in Florida. We will recognize Terry during worship on Sunday, June 18, at 8:30am…
Youth Mission Trip
This summer, FUMC Allen youth will be partnering with UM ARMY in Fredericksburg, Texas, for our summer mission trip.
JCK Resources Game Day
JCK Resources GAME DAYfourth sundays3:00PM-5:00PMfELLOWSHIP hALL JCK Game Day is a free social event from 3:00pm-5:00pm held on the fourth Sunday of each month. While the event is primarily for adults (18+) with disabilities, all game lovers are welcome (and encouraged) to attend. We’ll share social time, games, and snacks along with laughs and a little friendly competition. Game Day is a program provided by JCK Resources in partnership with FUMC Allen. For those of you new to Game Day, it…
Annually, Project Transformation engages 370+ college-age young adults in ministry and service with over 3,200 underserved children and youth in 43 site churches that are located in low-income communities. Project Transformation operates through a network of affiliated chapters in different cities. Currently, there are chapters based in Dallas, TX; San Antonio, TX; Oklahoma City, OK; Nashville, TN; Fort Worth, TX; Indianapolis, IN; Washington, DC; Atlanta, GA; and Pine Bluff, AR. Serving as a Project Transformation volunteer is an incredibly rewarding…
Grief Support: Loss of A Loved One
This group for anyone dealing with the death of a loved one, and it meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:00am at in the community room at FUMC Allen.
Stephen Ministry Supervision
FUMC Allen has a dynamic Stephen Ministry program and once trained, these care givers attend supervision sessions each month to provide group members with support, guidance, and accountability.
Rebuilding Life Widow Support Group
Rebuilding Life Widow Support GroupWednesday JUNE 2811:30amALLEN CAFE302 E Main StAllen TX This group of ladies who have lost their spouses share a meal together each month and support one another throughout the year. Rebuilding Life typically meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month but exceptions do occur during holiday months. Gatherings are usually over the lunch hour in the church in Fellowship Hall, atrium/ courtyard, or at a local restaurant. Contact Charlean Grobe or Rev Maxie Moore.