FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. What are your CHURCH services like?
Each weekend at Awaken Church you’ll find a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with exciting worship and a practical, relevant message. You’ll also find a printed outline for notes in your info guide that will help you make the most of each week’s teaching. Children are well-cared for in a loving, quality nursery and fun-filled Awaken Kids service.
2. Where is awaken church located?
Awaken Church in McAllen, TX is meets every week inside the Hollywood Cinemark at 9am & 10:15am. Click here for a map and directions to the movie theater where we hold church services.
3. What will happen when I visit for the first time?
If you are visiting for the first time, we will not embarrass you, have you stand up, or ask you to give money. We know that many people want to check out the church and “be anonymous” for awhile—and that’s fine with us! Come in, enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, and see if this is the church for you.
4. What do I wear to attend CHURCH services?
You’ll find everything from casual clothes to business suits at our Church Services. Come in what is comfortable for you, because Awaken is not about what you look like or what you wear.
5. What about my children?
At Awaken Church your children are a top priority. Our nurseries are clean, safe, and staffed with loving workers. We offer a dynamic children's ministry called Awaken Kids as well as life-changing ministry to students from junior high through college.
6. How can I meet others and get connected?
There are many ways to get involved. You can begin by attending our Growth Track. Small Groups are another great way to connect. In each of these, you can build friendships, learn more about the life of our church, and have the opportunity to grow in your faith.
7. How can I learn more about God and grow in my faith?
Our desire is to see you become a fully-devoted follower of Christ. Our Connect class offers the tools necessary to make this happen in your life. From the initial decision to accept Jesus as your Lord to your involvement in life-changing ministry, we will lead you step-by-step from healing to growth and into leadership. Begin the process at our next Growth Track.
8. Why do you have small groups?
Small Groups, are an important part of Awaken Church; in fact, you haven’t fully experienced the church until you’ve experienced our Small Groups. Groups allow you to meet other members and develop relationships that will spur your relationship with God. As Awaken Church grows, groups allow us to “stay small” and connected. Groups are available for all ages and interests—there’s bound to be one that’s just right for you.
9. How can I get involved in a small group?
One of the easiest things to do at Awaken Church is to participate in a Small Group. Groups meet throughout the RGV and provide a place for Bible study, fellowship, and support. Wherever you live, there’s a small group near you. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about joining a Small Group.
10. Do you have Spanish services?
Our service is currently in English. As the church grows we may have Spanish services in the future, so stay tuned! For now there are other great churches in McAllen that offer services in Spanish.