Genesis UMC

Cary, North Carolina

In Person, Outdoors
11:30 a.m. in the Genesis parking lot
weather permitting

Online from 9 a.m. at


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Ministry Offerings and Mission Needs

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Adult Studies

Life is better surrounded by friends! Enjoy fellowship and insight with your Christian friends at Genesis. Click below to scroll to an area of interest: Adult Christian Education Updated March 29 Back Porch Gatherings Winter hiatus Disciple Bible Studies Genesis Book Group Updated March 22 LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) updated February 22 Man2Man Choose a study and meeting time, then email the class facilitator or for study information, log-ins and Zoom invites before the next class! Watch a video or…

Mission Needs & Lenten Challenge

Genesis Missions Lenten Challenge! While Lent may look different for us this year, we still have an opportunity to come together as a church family and serve our neighbors. Now more than ever before, many in our community are struggling to make ends meet. Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry needs our donations. The Mission team is challenging each of us to donate 40 food items to the pantry between now and Easter Sunday.  How can our family help?  Purchase the items…

2020 Genesis Missions Review

2020 was a challenge, but thanks to your generosity, we rose up to meet it. Here is a small overview of some of the many ways we loved on others this year because of your time, gifts and service!

Genesis Youth @ Home

Genesis Youth have several opportunities to stay connected during this time apart. Contact for information if you would like to join our virtual activities! Sunday Christian Education – Youth receive a link each week to a Bible project to do at home. Youth also stay connected via our private facebook group and instagram scripture posts.

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Genesis News

Book Group reads “Guests on Earth”

Genesis Book Group meets the third Thursday, September – May. Next Zoom meeting: Thursday, April 15 at 7 pm. April Book Selection: Guests on Earth, by famed local writer Lee Smith It’s 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital, a mental institution in Asheville, North Carolina, known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions. Taken under the wing of the hospital’s most notable patient, Zelda Fitzgerald, Evalina witnesses cascading events that lead up to…
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Stephen Ministry: Confidential Care

What is Stephen Ministry? Stephen Ministry is a one-to-one lay caring ministry. Our Stephen Ministers have received 50+ hours of training and are equipped to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are going through a difficult time. The relationship between a care receiver and a Stephen Minister is confidential. Men are matched with men; women with women. If you are experiencing anxiety or a life crisis of any type, consider speaking with a Stephen Minister. Contact our Stephen…
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What Do You See?

Sunday April 11, 2021 “What Do You See?” In-person worship is held weekly in the Genesis parking lot at 11:30 a.m., weather permitting.  Bring your own chair, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Virtual online worship is posted at 9:00 am at Worship through music, a children’s moment, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message “What Do You See” delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. In-person outdoor worship will continue each week, weather permitting. Watch the Genesis homepage,, or…


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What Do You See?

What Do You See in the Past? What Do You See in the Future? What Do You See in this Moment?

Resurrection Morning

Sunday April 4, 2021 Easter. “Resurrection Morning” 24:1 But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. 2 And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4 While they were perplexed about this, behold, two men stood by them in dazzling apparel. 5 And as they were frightened and bowed their faces to…

Prayer and Devotion

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April Prayer Calendar

God, Help me learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow. Amen () The Genesis prayer calendar is a tool to help each of us develop and maintain a habit of daily prayer. Join your heart and mind around one specific prayer focus each day. Ask God to break through in new and miraculous ways! 17 learn to do good;seek justice,correct oppression;bring justice to the fatherless,plead the…

Prayer for our Pastor

Dear God, We come to you today with hearts full of wonder for your magnificent works, full of praise for your endless blessings, and for appreciation for all that you have given us. From the beginning of your creation story you have worked your divine plan which included giving us unique gifts which you intended us to use to further your kingdom here on earth. reminds us that these gifts work together to make up the Christian body. But we…
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Prayer for Young Parents & Teachers

Lord, thank you for carving out this time for us to come before you with all that are and all that we have tonight. We believe that when two or more are gathered in Your name, you lend your ear to us. We trust You with all that is on our hearts and minds this evening. We thank you for the opportunity to focus tonight on young families, parents, and teachers. You have given them the blessing of caring for…
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March Prayer Calendar

God, Help me see myself as you see me. Create in me a pure heart. Amen. The Genesis prayer calendar is a tool to help each of us develop and maintain a habit of daily prayer. Join your heart and mind around one specific prayer focus each day. Ask God to break through in new and miraculous ways!

“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:37-39

Location Details

850 High House Road Cary, NC 27513