Posts from June 2019

Posts from June 2019

Senior Adult Movie & Pizza Night

Join us for a Movie Night and Pizza Supper at Genesis UMC on Monday July 15, 5:30 pm for pizza, movie at 6:15 pm. The movie is War Room – an awesome movie about prayer life.  Watch the trailer on the website link: http://www.kendrickbrotherscatalogue.com/warroom/ Sign up in the Gathering Hall by July 14 or send Marla an email mham@genesis-umc.org.

Widowed Group meets July 8

A Christian group to share understanding, encouragement, and friendship Join us for our next meeting: Monday, July 8   7:00 PM    Room 107 Contact: Michelle Piccirillo, widowed@genesis-umc.org

Worship Sunday June 30, 2019

We have reserved a seat for you!  Worship with us on Sundays at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  Our Alive@9 service is a contemporary worship service with a praise band and praise music. If you enjoy a more traditional service, come at 11:20 a.m. and join us in worship with hymns and an anthem from our Chancel Choir. Come and be encouraged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. At Genesis, you will find hope, love,…

Worship Sunday June 23, 2019

Welcome! You are invited to worship with us on Sundays at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  Our Alive@9 service is a contemporary worship service with a praise band and praise music. If you enjoy a more traditional service, come at 11:20 a.m. and join us in worship with hymns and an anthem from our Chancel Choir. Come and be encouraged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually.…

I’m So Grateful for Stephen Ministry

by a man who received care from a Stephen Minister Fourteen months ago, I was at a point where I needed    someone to talk to about the struggles in my life. My pastor recommended I consider meeting with a Stephen Minister—another man, trained as a caregiver, who would walk with me during this difficult time. Trusting someone with personal information about my life was something I feared at first,  but my pastor reassured me that everything was confidential, so I…

Genesis Book Group – June and July

The Genesis book group will be on hiatus until our  August meeting. Mark your calendar for Thursday, August 15 at 7:15 pm when we will discuss what we read over the summer and upcoming books for the year. Questions about the book group?  Please contact Sarah Haw at yeehaw405@gmail.com. We are a warm and welcoming group, and we invite you to join us in August!  

This Fall: Short Term Disciple Bible Study!

Members and friends are invited to join us for a fascinating 8 week Disciple Bible Study, Invitation to Romans. It is difficult to overstate the importance and impact of Romans in the Christian tradition. Formers and re-formers of the church, including Augustine, Martin Luther, John Calvin, and John Wesley, were themselves formed by their readings of Romans. Join us as we approach Paul’s letter to Romans for a fresh conversation with the text as well as a study for how…

Adult Christian Education – June and July

We have a seat saved for you in our adult classes on Sunday mornings at 10:10 a.m. There are six adult classes to choose from, while your children and youth attend grade level classes. Nursery is available for the youngest. Hands of Hope:  Room 105, lower level Starting June 16 – The Books of 1, 2 and 3 John with   Dr. Tony Evans Comfortable Christianity often means a weak Christianity. In this study on John’s three letters, Dr. Tony Evans…

Worship Sunday June 16, 2019

Welcome! You are invited to worship with us on Sundays at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  Our Alive@9 service is a contemporary worship service with a praise band and praise music. If you enjoy a more traditional service, come at 11:20 a.m. and join us in worship with hymns and an anthem from our Chancel Choir. Come and be encouraged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually.…

The Carying Place, a Place for Justice

Did you know there are homeless families living among us in Cary? This is a thought it did not cross my mind when we moved here. Cary does not look like a community where there could be homeless families. Here are some facts about homelessness in Wake County: More than 3,300 people including 700 children experience homelessness in a given year. (City of Raleigh) 81,000 persons (9% of Wake Co population) living at poverty level wages. (Coalition to end homelessness…

Project Agape

During the month of July we will be collecting completed Christmas Boxes for Project Agape. A list of what can be included in the boxes may be found at https://nccumc.org/outreach/files/2019-New-Packing-List-for-Christmas-Boxes-for-Armenia.pdf Drop off your boxes by July 28 at Genesis UMC with $5 cash in and envelope.  Thank you for supporting the Project Agape Christmas box mission to Armenian children.

Youth Summer Good Reads

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God –what is good and pleasant and perfect.” –  This Summer we have created a small library for our school age kids and youth. These are books that have been recommended as good reads for Christian youth and families. We encourage youth to borrow these books and enjoy them as their Summer reads. We…

Genesis Christian Preschool News

We finished another wonderful year of preschool for our 120 students.  We have children from various countries and share the love of God with them.  Many of our students come from non-Christian homes   allowing this to be an in house mission field for Genesis.  We build relationships with students and      families by showing God’s love and care for them. Some of the comments from our parent survey this year are: “I love hearing from my child what she is learning…

Worship Sunday June 9, 2019

Welcome! You are invited to worship with us on Sundays at Alive @ 9 or 11:20 a.m.  Our Alive@9 service is a contemporary worship service with a praise band and praise music. If you enjoy a more traditional service, come at 11:20 a.m. and enjoy worship with hymns and an anthem from our Chancel Choir. Come and be encouraged by the Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. We are a welcoming, Christ-centered community. We dress casually. Each Sunday…

Jackson Heights Concert THIS FRIDAY June 7

Genesis welcomes Jackson Heights, Friday June 7 at 7 pm  We are so excited to welcome the Christian band Jackson Heights this coming Friday Night June 7.   Band members were together in the 80s and all lived in a small community in North Carolina called Jackson Heights. Our Genesis Pastor Craig Ham was an original member and played lead guitar. Jackson Heights is a live band and use state of the art sound and lights. Join us! You will…