Past Events

Past Events

Apr 14, 2021

Scripture and the Wesleyan Way

“Scripture and the Wesleyan Way” is an eight-week study that’s the next best thing. The Bible was central to John Wesley’s faith and the Christian movement he founded. Scott J. Jones and his son Arthur D. Jones use Wesley’s own words to address questions that many of us in the twenty-first century still struggle with today.
Mar 31 – Apr 7, 2021

The Gospels Through Lent

The Gospels Through LentFebruary 17-April 4 2021Rev Jessica Wright, facilitator This study is for people who would like to read through the Gospels as a Lenten discipline. The group will have the opportunity to meet together (either virtually or in-person, TBD) on a weekly basis to discuss what they have read. This is the perfect way to dig into Scripture!  Once registration ends, Rev Jessica Wright will poll the class to see how the group would like to meet.  There…
Apr 4, 2021

Easter Traditional Worship

Celebrate Easter in the traditional worship service in the FUMC sanctuary or on livestream.
Apr 4, 2021

Easter at The Table

Easter is a unique time for all of us, a time when we stop and think about how much God loves us and remember the great gift of Jesus’ resurrection. We invite you and your family to celebrate Easter with us at The Table, FUMC Allen’s modern worship service held in the sanctuary and broadcast on our livestream platforms. Together, we’ll sing music to celebrate the risen Christ and share in the sacrament of Holy Communion Masks are required for…
Apr 4, 2021

Sunday Worship Services

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…
Apr 4, 2021

Morning Watch

INCLEMENT WEATHER UPDATE We will only cancel Morning Watch if it is raining (or snowing) in Allen on Sunday morning. Sunday April 4 2021 Welcome Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song Low In The Grave He Lay (Christ Arose)John Stenger Low In The Grave He Lay (Christ Arose) Verse 1 Low in the grave He lay Jesus my SaviourWaiting the coming day Jesus my Lord Chorus Up from the grave He aroseWith a mighty triumph o’er His foesHe arose a victor…
Apr 4, 2021

Easter at Morning Watch

Celebrate Easter at Morning Watch, FUMC Allen’s drive-in worship service held at 8:00am on Sunday, April 4 in the church’s west parking lot along Greenville Avenue. At the Morning Watch service, participants stay in their cars and listen to the service on their radio FM station 92.9. Reservations are requested for this special service. This service will be canceled in the event of rain.
Apr 4, 2021

Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunrise Service Easter is a unique time for all of us, a time when we stop and think about how much God loves us and remember the great gift of Jesus’ resurrection. All are welcome to join us at First United Methodist Church of Allen in our courtyard at 6:30am to sing celebration music and share in the sacrament of Holy Communion. We’ll ask that all participants observe social distancing protocols during the service. In the event of rain,…
Apr 3, 2021

Holy Saturday

Visit this page on Saturday April 3 for a Holy Saturday devotional presented by Rev Jessica Wright. We’ll  premiere the devotional on our YouTube channel and our Facebook page at 6:00am. If you are a YouTube subscriber and have signed up to be notified of new videos, you’ll receive a notification as soon as the video is available.
Apr 2, 2021

Good Friday

GOOD FRIDAY Tenebrae Worship Join us for Good Friday worship in the sanctuary and on our livestream platforms. This Tenebrae service is characterized by the gradual extinguishing of candles. The Chancel Choir will perform James Whitbourn’s “Son of God Mass,” featuring Dr. Andy Wright on saxophone. The service will end in the FUMC Allen courtyard. Reservations are requested, and masks are required for all in-person attendees. Childcare will be available for kids 4 years and younger with a reservation.
Apr 1, 2021

Maundy Thursday

MAUNDY/HOLY THURSDAY Join us for Maundy Thursday worship in the sanctuary. Reservations are requested, and masks are required for all attendees. Childcare will be available for kids 4 years and younger with a reservation. This service will not be live streamed.
Apr 1, 2021

Maundy Thursday Experience

Make plans now to share a meal, virtually, with others in your church family on Maundy Thursday. As we share our meal, we’ll share scripture and provide an opportunity for reflection. We’ll also make this a family-friendly event with interactive elements similar to an at-home scavenger hunt. The Zoom link will be sent with your registration confirmation, and we’ll send a follow up reminder email on Wednesday, March 31.