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 2:00pm-4:00pm, Wednesdays from 12:15pm-1:15pm, 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…
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. …
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…
“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.
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,…
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. For more information, contact Addie Faille, AddieF@firstallen.org.
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 Addie Faille, AddieF@firstallen.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.
Confirmation refers to the decision a person makes to respond to God’s grace with intentional commitment, publicly reaffirming his or her baptismal vows before the congregation.
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.
Disciple Bible Study Fast Track: A 24 Week Study of the Bible Sundays 3:00pm-4:30pm S208 Rev. Maxie Moore, facilitator Disciple Fast Track, an adaptation of the original, bestselling Disciple Bible Study, provides a viable option for busy people seeking comprehensive engagement over time with the entire biblical text. Fast Track groups meet for a total of 24 weeks, devoting 12 weeks each to the Old Testament and the New Testament. Participants read a manageable 3-5 chapters of the Bible daily in…
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.
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.
Flow & STRETCHMONdays6:00pm-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
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
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.
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.
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.
The FUMC Allen Chancel Choir leads the music each week in our Sunday 11:00am traditional worship service.
The Legal Aid Clinic provides the opportunity for low-income individuals to meet with attorneys and paralegals regarding critical civil legal problems on a pro-bono basis.
If you enjoy ringing handbells in worship, this musical group is for you. The Carillon Bells Handbell Choir plays once a month in Sunday worship at the 11:00am services. In 2023, they’ll perform on December 10 for a church-wide Christmas concert s well as at the 6:00pm Traditional Christmas service. Both adult and youth ringers are welcome to join. Contact Music Minister Mike Link for more information.
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…
XYZ SENIOR ADULTSTHIRD THURSDAYS11:30am-1:00pmfUMC Allen Fellowship Hall Join the XYZ Senior Adults for a lunch of turkey, ham, and all the fixings plus dessert and drinks ($5 per person) as we welcome our special guest, Mike Link, presenting a Christmas musical program. If you plan to attend, please e-mail Zoe Dearing or call her at 214.264.2761 to leave a message. RSVP deadline is Sunday, December 17.
For many people, the holidays and a new year does not bring with it the joy and excitement advertised on television or in greeting cards. Many in our community have experienced significant challenges, health issues, or personal loss this past year. If you or someone you know is experiencing a hardship at this time of year, please consider attending our Service of Light and Healing at 4:00pm on Saturday, January 6, in the Youth Wing. We’ll have music, scripture, prayers…
If you are in grades 7 through 12, FUMC Allen’s Music Ministry has a place for you! Our DARING Youth Choir offers opportunities for choir, orchestra, and tech. Each year, our group assists in leading worship and goes on tour. The choir rehearses on Sundays from 4:00pm-5:00pm in the choir room (S202). Please come join us.
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 contact Youth Director Ed Whipple to get the latest schedule. “I’ve commanded you to be strong and brave. Don’t ever be afraid or discouraged! I am the…
“Confronting the Controversies” is a 7-session group study of “tough issues” based on Adam Hamilton’s sermons on difficult topics.
ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLASSThuRSDAYSSeptember 7-December 7 20237:00pm-8:30pmS207/211 FUMC Allen’s free English Conversation Class taught by Rev Justin Noh resumes on Thursday September 7, at 7:00pm in S207/211. The mission of this program is to support immigrants by offering a conversation class, a support system, and opportunities for community. This mission comes out of our identity as a Christian community, and we believe that to welcome the immigrant is to welcome God (Matthew 25:38). An English Conversation Class, or ECC, provides an…
This group of ladies who have lost their spouses share a meal together each month and support one another throughout the year.
JCK Resources GAME DAYfourth sundays3:00PM-5:00PMYouth Wing 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…