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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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.
Rebuilding Life Widow Support Group
Rebuilding Life Widow Support GroupWednesday February 2211:30amGloria’s Latin Cuisine152 Fountain CourtFairview Tx 75069 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.
Curious about pickle ball or looking to play? Join FUMC Allen as we get our pickle ball courts running.
In Beat With God Children’s Percussion Group
In Beat With God (IBWG) Children’s Percussion Group, grades 2-6, performs regularly in Sunday worship services at FUMC Allen. They meet for rehearsals on Wednesdays from 5:00pm to 5:45pm in the Children’s Assembly Area (C170) with director Karen O’Connor. This group provides a unique opportunity for your child or grandchild to connect with other children in creating, learning and playing coordinated rhythm patterns. The group utilizes percussion instruments, such as bongos, hand drums, claves, tapping sticks, shakers, maracas, hand cymbals,…
Joyful Noise Children’s Choir WednesdayS5:45pm-6:30pmC170 (Children’s Assembly) Children in kindergarten through sixth grade! Come make a joyful noise and sing praises to our Lord. Addie Faille is our choir director with Betty Matthews as our accompanist. We have plans to sing in worship during the winter and spring and wrap up our season in May. Contact Rev Rusty King at RustyK@fumcallen.org to learn more.
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…
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 email@example.com. 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…
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.
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.
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.
Grieving Hearts Group
This grief suport group is for anyone dealing with the death of a spouse.
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.
Collin County Legal Aid Clinic
For 29 years, FUMC Allen, in partnership with Legal Aid of Northwest Texas, has hosted a monthly Legal Aid Clinic at the church. The clinic provides the opportunity for low-income individuals to meet with attorneys and paralegals regarding critical civil legal problems on a pro-bono basis. In 2019, our FUMC family was awarded the Builders of Justice award by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas for our exceptional service to the case of justice. And through your support, we have helped…
XYZ (Extra Years of Zest)
XYZ SENIOR ADULTSTHIRD THURSDAYS11:30am-1:00pmfUMC Allen Fellowship Hall March XYZ Luncheon will be held on Thursday, March 16, at 11:30am in Fellowship Hall Menu is lasagna, salad and dessert. $5/person. Program is Officer Chance Graves from the Allen Police Department who will talk about Senior Home Safety. RSVP to JoAnn Garlington by Monday, March 13.