Playday Receives Special Olympics Award

Allen Special Olympics honored Playday Preschool with the Champions of Change Award at their 20th Annual Special Angels Among Us Dinner & Auction on February 17. The Champion of Change Award honors a local business who has shown the “Champion of Change” spirit by looking beyond the “dis-ability” to see someone with value and purpose. […]

Mission Trip Training

Are you interested in participating in an North Texas Conference mission trip or in serving on a conference early response team (ERT)? Every Volunteers in Mission (VIM) training session costs $12 per person and are held on a Saturday from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the North Texas Conference Center. Follow the links below to register. […]

Lent

Lent includes 46 days leading up to Easter. Traditionally, we refer to it as the 40 days leading up to Easter because Sundays are not included in the count.  Sundays are not included because the day has long been considered the day of resurrection, which is why we worship on Sundays. The season of Lent is […]

Building Bridges: Open House Week

Members of FUMC Allen visited the Islamic Association of Allen at a special open house on Sunday, January 21, at their mosque at 909 Allen Central Drive in Allen. More than 140 visitors enjoyed a tour of the mosque, Arabic calligraphy, henna, snacks, a presentation by Imam Abdul Rahman Bashir followed by an observation of […]