Upcoming Events (Page 5)

Upcoming Events (Page 5)

Oct 23, 2019

Brew Crew Training

Have you wanted to become a part of the Mission Cafe Brew Crew? Now is your chance. We’re training Brew Crew baristas in preparation for the Fall Bazaar on Saturday, October 26. This is also a great opportunity to learn the operations of Missions Cafe for Sunday mornings or any other special event. Join us on Wednesday, October 23, at 6:15pm at Missions Cafe. ‘ If you can volunteer to serve at the Women in Missions Fall Bazaar on October 26,…
Oct 23, 2019

Chancel Choir Rehearsal

The FUMC Allen Chancel Choir leads the music each week in our Sunday 9:30am traditional worship service. The choir presents a wide variety of styles and composers. If you sing in this group, you would help present major choral works at both Christmas and Easter as well as a Fall Gospel Concert.  This group travels and you would have the opportunity to join them. In 2013, the group sang Brahm’s Requiem at Carnegie Hall and in June2018, the group sang…
Oct 23, 2019

Traditional Worship Orchestra Rehearsal

Our Traditional Worship Orchestra accompanies the congregation on hymns during our Sunday 9:30am Traditional Worship Service.  On occasion, the orchestra also accompanies the choir or plays an instrumental piece.   If you are an adult or a youth who shows competencies on their instrument, you can be considered for this group.  Contact Music Minister Rusty King  for more information.
Oct 23, 2019

Bible Study: Disciple IV

Disciple IV: Under The Tree of Life Disciple IV: Under the Tree of Life is the final study in the four-phase DISCIPLE program. The study concentrates on Old Testament Writings, the Gospel of John, the Epistles of John, James, Jude, and finally, Revelation. Emphasis on the Psalms as Israel’s hymnbook and prayer book leads naturally to an emphasis on worship in the study. Present through the entire study is the sense of living toward completion – toward the climax of…
Oct 23, 2019

Bible Study: I Think You’re Wrong (But I’m LIstening)

I Think You’re Wrong (But I’m Listening) More than ever, politics seems driven by conflict and anger. Toxic political dialogue, hate-filled rants on social media, and agenda-driven news stories have become the new norm. It’s exhausting, and it’s too much. In I Think You’re Wrong (But I’m Listening), two working moms from opposite ends of the political spectrum contend that there is a better way. They believe that we can: Choose to respect the dignity of every person, choose to…
Oct 23, 2019

Bible Study: The Case for Faith

Lee Strobel’s The Case for Faith Doubt is familiar territory for Lee Strobel, the former atheist and award-winning author of books for skeptics and Christians. But he believes that faith and reason go hand in hand, and that Christianity is a defensible religion. In this six-session revised small group Bible study, Strobel explores the most common emotional obstacles to faith in Christ. These include the natural inclination to wrestle with faith and doubt, the troubling presence of evil and suffering in…
Oct 24, 2019

Sharing The Journey: Coping with Grief

Sharing the Journey: Coping with Grief is a six-week grief support workshop presented by the Visiting Nurses Association (VNA) and hosted at FUMC Allen. This workshop is for those dealing with the death of a close loved one. Most participants have lost a spouse or partner. This event provides support and learning about grief. Participants will learn how to go on living when someone you love has died. Space is limited. Participants must attend the first session and are encouraged…
Oct 26, 2019
Fall

Fall Bazaar

Enjoy our new spaces, sip your favorite fall beverage, shop, and enjoy lunch at the Women in Missions annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 9:00am to 4:00pm.  This year, we’ll be utilizing and expanding our bazaar into our new atrium space as well as the gym.  Vendors include a variety of home décor, jewelry,  wood works, essential oils, make up, fashion, a sale of gently used books, and our own WIM hand crafted items. We have something…
Oct 26, 2019

Feed Your Neighbor

Feed Your NeighborFourth Saturday of Each Month As part of an ongoing effort to build bridges within our community, volunteers from FUMC Allen serve with the Islamic Association of Allen’s Feed Your Neighbor project every fourth Saturday of the month . Together we prepare approximately 500 meals for the homeless. We meet at 9:30am at the IAA (909 Allen Central Drive, Allen) to pack individual lunches. Each meal includes a turkey sandwich, water, fruit, and snack items.  These sack meals…
Oct 26, 2019

Senior Adult Game Night

This group meets every second and fourth Saturdays at 6:30pm in the church parlor for fun, Christian fellowship, and a variety of games (Mexican train in particular). Contact Rev. Maxie Moore for more information.
Oct 27, 2019

Youth Sunday

On Sunday, October 27, our youth will lead us in worship at all three services. If you are a youth interested in being a part in leading this service, contact Ed Whipple or Tori Cantu.
Oct 27, 2019

Coffee with Pastor Mary Beth

Are you a recent visitor to First United Methodist Church who wants to learn more about our congregation? Grab a cup of coffee from Missions Café and join us on Sunday, October 27, at 10:35am for Coffee with Pastor Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch. We’ll meet in the Community Room (Parlor) at the south entrance of the church. Pastor Mary Beth will be there to answer your questions, provide more information about FUMC Allen, and share more details about the programs we…