Posts from February 2019

Posts from February 2019

Journeying through Grief

One of Genesis Congregational Care Ministries is Journeying through Grief, a simple yet powerful way to care for people who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Journeying through Grief is a set of four short books that at are sent to people at four crucial times during the first year after the loss of a loved one. Each book is sent with a personal letter. The books are written by author Kenneth C. Haugk, founder of Stephen Ministries.…

Worship Sunday March 3, 2019

Come! Worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ this Sunday March 3 at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  You will be encouraged and challenged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually. Each Sunday service lasts for approximately 60 minutes. Come a few minutes early and join us for coffee and fellowship before worship. Christian Education for all ages, preschool through adults, is offered from 10:10 a.m. –…

Worship Sunday February 24

Come! Worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ this Sunday February 24 at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  You will be encouraged and challenged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually. Each Sunday service lasts for approximately 60 minutes. Come a few minutes early and join us for coffee and fellowship before worship. Christian Education for all ages, preschool through adults, is offered from 10:10 a.m. –…

Worship Sunday February 17

Come! Worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ this Sunday February 17 at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  You will be encouraged and challenged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually. Each Sunday service lasts for approximately 60 minutes. Come a few minutes early and join us for coffee and fellowship before worship. Christian Education for all ages, preschool through adults, is offered from 10:10 a.m. –…

I Am Grateful!

As you keep your mind and heart focused in the right direction, approaching each day with faith and gratitude, I believe you will be empowered to live life to the fullest and enjoy the abundant life He has promised you! – Victoria Osteen Every night when you go to bed think about 3 things you are grateful for and thank God! It’s so easy for us to focus on all the things that are not right in our lives, that…

Worship Sunday February 10

We invite you to come together in worship and fellowship with us this Sunday February 10 at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m. You will be encouraged and challenged by the Biblical centered message. This Sunday is Scouting Ministries Sunday. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community.  We dress casually. Each Sunday service lasts for approximately 60 minutes. Sunday February 10, 2019 The Sermon this week will be given by Boy Scout and Girl Scout representative Prepared For Life – Owen…

The Body of Christ, April 7

250 Voices & Orchestra with composer Pepper Choplin SUNDAY, APRIL 7 at 7 PM Meymandi Concert Hall General Admission Tickets $10 (Children 10 and under free) Online tickets at www.pepperchoplin.com Christ Baptist Church, Greystone Baptist, Westwood Baptist, Apex UMC, Genesis UMC, White Plains UMC, Wake Forest UMC, Garner UMC

Ash Wednesday- March 6

Begin the season of Lent with us on Ash Wednesday, March 6. We will celebrate worship @7:00 p.m. with the imposition of ashes.   The ashes are a sign of our mortality and penitence, so that we may remember that only by God’s gracious gift we are given everlasting life, through Jesus Christ our Savior.

Genesis Book Group – February

The Genesis book group meets on the third Thursday of the month, 7:15 PM, at a member’s home. We are a warm, welcoming group, and we’d love to see YOU at one of our meetings! Our February selection is The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Phillipp Sendker. A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present. Upcoming meetings and books include: February 21: The Art of…

The Story Behind Stephen Ministries

Stephen Ministries’ founder and Executive Director, Dr. Kenneth C. Haugk, was recently interviewed on Peter Rosenberger’s nationally syndicated radio program, Hope for the Caregiver. During their conversation, Peter and Ken talked about: how Dr. Haugk got the idea for Stephen Ministry; the personal and spiritual growth that Stephen Ministers experience; Dr. Haugk’s own experience receiving care from a Stephen Minister when his wife was battling cancer; and how the ministry has grown from nine Stephen Ministers in Dr. Haugk’s church…

Pure Delight

The Daniel Plan They delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. NLT The psalmist speaks of the person who is blessed, fortunate, and happy. He meditates on God’s word day and night. to meditate is to think deeply about something, to go over and over it so that it sinks into the heart and influences the way we think, feel, and act. Repetition helps us create habits and can transform us. Just as repeatedly…