Boyd Elementary Teacher Encouragement ProjectNovember 8 – December 1 2020 All of our teachers and school staff are doing more this year than ever before, and we want to express our care for those at Boyd Elementary. This has been a hard year to teach in-person and online. Navigating a pandemic while caring for students is basically walking across a bridge while building it. We will be providing a catered staff luncheon in December as well as notes of prayer…
This year we will be working with Toys for Tots Collin County and Allen Community Outreach to bring the joy of a new toy on Christmas to children in our community.
In honor of the birth of Jesus, the baby born to save us all, FUMC Allen is collecting diapers, specifically sizes 3/4/5, to benefit The Samaritan Inn.
We need your help to shop for Christmas presents for the children served by Send Hope.
n Light of the World: A Beginner’s Guide to Advent, author, professor, and biblical scholar Amy-Jill Levine shows how the Gospel narratives connect to the Old Testament; highlights the role of women in first-century Jewish culture; and emphasizes the importance of Mary’s visitation, the census, the stable, the star of Bethlehem, and the flight to Egypt.
Morning Watch a Sunday morning experience of music, prayer, and scripture First United Methodist Church of Allen invites you to attend a new gathering for faith builders and faith seekers led from the courtyard by our worship team. Morning Watch is a time to focus on God through peaceful music, scripture readings, and heartfelt prayer. We’ll reflect on God’s many gifts as we begin a new week. We meet each week in the West Parking Lot at 601 S Greenville…
Worship at FUMC Allen Morning Watch Morning Watch is a gathering of faith builders and faith seekers who desire a time of communal worship by way of a worship style that fits their COVID risk tolerance level. The worship team leads the service, which starts at 8:00am from our west parking lot, while our worshipers stay in their cars and tune in to the service audio from their car radios. Morning Watch is a time to focus on God through…
Sunday November 29 2020Home with Christ: The Royal TitlesMicah 5:2a, Matthew 2:1-2 NRSVRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch, preaching But you, O Bethlehem of Ephrathah, who are one of the little clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to rule in Israel, whose origin is from of old, from ancient days. Micah 5:2a NRSV 2 In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men[a] from the East came to Jerusalem,…
Bah! Humbug! Christmas is ComingSundays November 29-December 209:45am-10:45amFellowship HallMaterial Fee: $8.00 Join Rev. Brian McPherson for a walk through Advent past, present and future (and what it COULD be). This 4-week study begins November 29 and concludes on December 20. Class meets from 9:45am to 10:45am in the Fellowship Hall. ScheduleNovember 29: Look AroundDecember 6: Look BackDecember 13: Look ForwardDecember 20: Back to the Future The devotional, “Light of Lights,” is the text Pastor Brian will refer to throughout the…
Grieving Hearts Group: Death of a Spouse Grief Support offered by FUMC Allen In Association with VNA Collin County At this time, all meetings are virtual (ZOOM) This group is for anyone dealing with the death of a spouse. Contact Susan Bryan, LPC, 214.733.5543 for Zoom connection information. This group meets monthly on the second Tuesday at 10:00am.
Plasma from whole blood donations made through the American Red Cross that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions. Additionally, if you have already tested positive for the antibodies WE NEED YOU!!! Simply put….whole blood donations made at any Red Cross blood drive could be helpful. Donors are encouraged to make an appointment to give blood now to help ensure coronavirus patients and others who depend on transfusions have needed…
APT G: A Place to Go for special needs youth hosts its first event for fall 2020
Grief Support: Loss of a Loved One Grief Support Group offered by FUMC Allen in association with VNA Collin County At this time, all meetings will be held online (ZOOM). Fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:00am A group for anyone dealing with the death of a loved one. Contact Susan Bryan, LPC, 214.733.5543 for Zoom connection information.