Holy Week 2016

Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016 Worship • 8:15am • 9:30am • 11:00am On Palm Sunday we celebrate the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem with a celebration service complete with waving palm branches and special joyful music. As a special treat, our Women in Mission host their annual Palm Sunday Bake Sale in the North Hallway […]

Ambassadors Needed

FUMC Allen’s Hospitality Team is seeking friendly faces to serve as ambassadors/greeters for special one-time services on Maundy Thursday, March 24, at 7:00pm and on Good Friday, March 25, at 7:00pm.  Ambassadors need to arrive 15 minutes before the service to greet guests and usher them to the sanctuary or nursery. We are currently short 12 […]

Your Church Leaders 2016

Our congregation is blessed with a very talented and committed team of laity.  Our new Administrative Council went to work soon after the beginning of the New Year when they gathered for the annual Leadership Summit and Ad Council Orientation.  This year’s summit included a challenge to help write a new narrative in 2016 that reflects […]

Connections Band: Hearts for North Texas

Great Music For  A Great Cause   The Connections Band, a band known for concerts featuring artists from the seventies such as the Eagles, Elton John, and Billy Joel, has teamed up with the Allen Symphony Chorus and Allen Philharmonic for  the “Hearts for North Texas” concert for tornado relief. Initially, the concert was created […]

TLC: Touching Lives in College

This past semester, a group of parents from FUMC Allen created a new ministry to support our young adults who are attending college locally, around the state, and around the country. Parents were asked to provide their student’s college addresses, and the group gathered for an evening to assemble care packages full of donated items […]

Vote FUMC Allen for Star Local Media’s Readers’ Choice Award

First United Methodist Church of Allen needs your vote to be chosen among the best of the best for Star Local Media’s Readers’ Choice Award. Allen is a community of high-quality businesses, service organizations, and houses of worship, and we strive to be your choice for your church home. Through the Star Local Media Readers’ […]

Advent Photo-A-Day

Deck those halls, warm up some cocoa, and wrap the gifts. Sound familiar? Every year, you promise that this Christmas will be different. You’ll slow down and enjoy quality time with your friends and family, you say.  But somehow Christmas Eve is here before we know it, and we wonder why we don’t feel renewed […]

Vision 2020 Stepping Stones & Next Steps

What is Vision 2020? Vision 2020 is FUMC Allen’s strategic plan as we move towards the year 2020.  It reflects the work our Vision 2020 Team that set out in 2013 to discern where God was leading our congregation and how we can best be used to build God’s kingdom and serve our community. The […]

Fall Festival: Trunk or Treat

FUMC Allen’s annual FALL FESTIVAL is Sunday, November 1, from 12:00pm-2:00pm, in our south parking lot. It’s FREE FUN for the entire family! Trunk or Treat Live Music Hamburgers & Hot Dogs Bounce House Petting Zoo Archery Tag® And what is Archery Tag®? Archery Tag® uniquely combines the intensity and excitement of dodgeball and paintball […]