Youth Sunday

Sunday, April 8, is Youth Sunday at FUMC Allen. Our speakers are leaders in the Youth Ministry program at FUMC. Our music leaders include the Catalyst Youth Praise Band, the DARING Youth choir, and our Youth Orchestra. Erik Hale and James Hubbard bring the message based on Acts 8: 26-40 and Matthew 22: 35-40, We […]

Holy Week

Sat Mar 24 EASTER EGG HUNT Sun Mar 25 Palm Sunday “Giving It Up For God: Giving Up Arrogance” Rev. Todd Harris, preaching Luke 19:28-40, 47a,b 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am PALM SUNDAY BAKE SALE LENTEN CONCERT Wed Mar 28 WEDNESDAY NIGHT PROGRAMMING WILL NOT MEET. Thu Mar 29 Holy Thursday WORSHIP & COMMUNION. 7:00pm. Sanctuary. On […]

Easter Sunrise Service

Be transformed by hope this Easter with your friends and neighbors at First United Methodist Church of Allen.   Experience the early morning as Mary did when she found the empty tomb. Bring a cut flower to add to the Easter wreath as well as a chair for seating. Rev. Jessica Wright brings the message […]

Worship Series: Giving It Up For God

We often hear that people are giving up all sorts of things for the season of Lent.  Some give up sweets, others give up chocolate, and yet others give up caffeine or alcohol.  In recent years more and more people are giving up social media and even TV.  Any of these sacrifices are no doubt […]

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday, February 14, marks the beginning of the season of Lent.  At FUMC Allen, we offer two worship opportunities to observe Ash Wednesday: the first at 7:00am in the Upper Room Chapel and the second at 7:00pm in the sanctuary. The Imposition of Ashes Both of our Ash Wednesday services include the imposition of ashes, […]

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 […]

Worship Series: Building Bridges

We all live in community together. What we don’t realize is how much the same we really are in spite of our differences. Because of our differences, we can all serve as bridges to one another in faith, understanding, compassion. and love.   Join FUMC Allen as we begin a new year with a six-week […]

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 […]