Building Committee Update

This update from our building committee chair, Jeanie Schulmeister, outlines the detailed work of recent months as we gear up for the next phase of design development and construction documents. This phase will take about six months. Be on the lookout for more information from our recently formed communications sub-committee chaired by Murry McKenzie. We’ll […]

Summer 2017

ONGOING Cindy Robinson Reading Group First Sundays 2:00pm Parlor Mary Perkins perkinsiii@hotmail.com Craft Group Third Wednesdays 9:30am–11:30am CLC209 Virginia Haley mwc50vmi52@grandecom.net Men Talking Wednesdays 10:00am Parlor Marvin Breeze mmcbreeze@gmail.com Praise & Prayer Worship Service Wednesdays 6:00pm Chapel Karen Elstoen gelstoen@msn.com Retired Old Men Eating Out (ROMEOs) Fridays 8:00am Hilton Garden Suites Restaurant Walt Smithwick wbsmithwick@att.net […]

Graduate Recognition 2017

Class of 2017 Erin Taylor Anderson Allen High School graduate attending the University of North Texas, Denton—Primary Education (K-8). Jessica Sender Memorial Scholarship. Carter Matthew Balogh Allen High School graduate attending the University of North Texas, Denton—Media Studies. Kirk Haydon Baltzell Allen High School graduate attending The University of Texas, Austin—Biochemistry. Gale Action Memorial Scholarship […]

March 19 Town Hall Meeting

Join us for a Town Hall meeting on Sunday, March 19, at 12:15pm, in the FUMC Allen gym. We’ll welcome as our special guest, Stephen Pickard, Principal, with GFF Architects: Hear and see our current plans for construction. Take a computer-generated virtual tour with 360 degree views of proposed new and remodeled spaces. Join a […]

Faith & Family Night with the Allen Americans

A fun church-wide event for the entire family. Gather your Sunday school class, your small group, your entire family and join us for a night of professional hockey at the Allen Event Center on Friday, March 24, when the Kelly Cup champion Allen Americans take on the Tulsa Oilers. Puck drops at 7:05pm. Tickets are […]

Town Hall Update

Last Sunday’s Town Hall meeting was nothing short of a huge success especially if you consider that we used all of our available tables and chairs. More than 240 participated in the conversation about the future of our congregation and heard engaging presentations about a possible campaign to fund needed updates to our facility. The […]

Church Closings January 6 2017

All activities at First United Methodist Church of Allen for the evening of January 6, 2017 (except for AA and NA) have been cancelled. This includes tonight’s UPWARD games, basketball practices, and DARING choir rehearsal. The UPWARD games scheduled for the morning of Saturday, January 7, have been cancelled. This includes the 9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, […]

Vision 2020: Coming into Focus

Town Hall Meeting January 8, 2017 12:15pm On  September 11, FUMC Allen approved hiring a capital campaign consultant to complete a study to determine if a capital campaign would be possible in our church and what the potential for capital would be in our congregation. The church also approved hiring an architect to consider affordable […]