Genesis UMC



Worship on Sundays @ 9:00 & 11:10 a.m.

Christian Education for all ages Sundays @ 10:00 a.m.

Childcare is available for ages 0-4 during worship and Christian education classes.

The online service is posted on

Genesis News

Book Group – September

Genesis Book Group meets the third Thursday of each month in the Gathering Place on the lower level of Genesis UMC. Next meeting: Thursday, Sept. 21st at 7 pm – the Gathering Place @ Genesis September selection: “A Hundred Summers” by Beatriz Williams “Escaping from an abusive marriage, seventeen-year-old Lakshmi makes her way alone to the vibrant 1950s pink city of Jaipur. There she becomes the most highly requested henna artist-and confidante- to the wealthy women of the upper class.…
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A Disciple’s Path

Beginning Sunday, September 24th, Pastor Shawn will be leading a small group through A Disciple’s Path each Sunday at 12:30, after the traditional worship service. A Disciple’s Path is an engaging approach to discipleship that guides individuals to take the next step in discipleship and become dynamic followers of Jesus Christ and engaged, vital members of the local church. Participants will develop spiritual practices, discover their unique gifts, and become engaged in ministry that brings transformation in their own lives,…

Season of Creation

In September, Pastor Shawn Blackwelder and Pastor Seyun Hwang will deliver a 4 week sermon series “Season of Creation.” The sermon series will begin Sunday September 10 and conclude on Sunday, October 1. Join us at either the 9:00 a.m. or 11:10 a.m. worship services. The theme of Season of Creation sermon series is “Living Waters,” as we will be talking about watersheds as an area of focus and there is much about water that shows up as a theme…

Employment opportunity

Genesis UMC in Cary is seeking an energetic, multi-talented person to be its Church Administrator.

Current Ministry and Mission Opportunities

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Adult Christian Education Studies and Life Groups

Enjoy fellowship and insight with friends at Genesis church. We offer various Christian studies and fellowship groups. Explore the opportunities at Genesis! Click on any link below to scroll to an area of interest: DISCIPLE BIBLE STUDIES, Sundays @ 5:00 pm Jesus in the Gospels currently meets Sunday evenings from 5-6:30 pm through December 2023. Disciple Fast Track: Old Testament will begin September 10th led by Associate Pastor Seyun Hwang. Disciple 1 will begin in January 2023 led by Norm…

Mission Needs

Outdoor Toy Collection! Genesis UMC is collecting outdoor toys for Kingswood Elementary and Genesis Preschool! Drop off items at Genesis UMC in the collection box near the front entrance from now through September 10th! Here are the items we are collecting: Genesis Preschool Kingswood Elementary Local Missions Regional Missions Dorcas Ministries How can your family help?  Questions? Contact Down East Relief Join us on Down East Relief trip on the third Saturday of each month. The Down East team…
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Christian Care Opportunities

Genesis Care Ministries has opportunities available for you to grow as a disciple of Christ and to use your gifts to care for others. There is room for you in each of these ministry areas. Contact Kim Kligerman today! Card Ministry – Send cards to members and friends of the congregation to share God’s love and care. Congregational Care – Encourage members and share the congregation’s love with those who are unable to attend church. Contact may include visits, phone…

“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

Care and Prayer

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Call to Worship by Seyun Hwang

Pastor Seyun blessed us on August 13, 2023 with a sermon based on Matthew 14:22-33 titled “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus”. Here is the Call to Worship written by Pastor Seyun for the Worship Service. A Call to Worship by Pastor Seyun Hwang Leader: Into waters uncharted,we are called to sail.Though storms may surround,God’s love shall not fail. People: In waves and in tides,in fear’s gripping night, we turn our eyes to Jesus,our Savior and our Light. Leader: Like Peter,…

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Children & Youth Protection Policy

Genesis UMC has a Safe Sanctuaries policy in place to ensure the safety, protection and spiritual growth of all children & youth, and the adult volunteers who work with them. Adults working with children or youth must complete the Safe Sanctuary training available via the button below. Children’s Leaders, Youth Leaders, Nursery Staff, and Preschool Staff are background checked.


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Mail: Genesis UMC, PO BOX 1123, Cary, NC 27512


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Location Details

Physical Address: 850 High House Road Cary, NC 27513

  • Mailing Address:
    P.O. Box 1123, Cary NC 27512

    Sunday Worship:
    – In Person at 9:00 a.m. and 11:10 a.m.
    – Online from 5:00 p.m. Mondays at
    – Christian Education for all ages at 10:00 a.m.

  • Office: (919)467-2128 | Preschool: (919)469-1300

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