Posts from August 2019

Posts from August 2019

Ray Hildebrand to Speak at Worship in the Park

Ray Hildebrand began his long career back in October, 1962, when he and his wife dropped into a recording studio (unannounced) in Fort Worth, TX.  That day they recorded the hit love song, “Hey Paula”, that would reach #1 on the charts all over the world.  This song has had an impact on many famous couples, such as Elvis and Priscilla Presley, and also inspired Karen Carpenter to begin her music career.  This song has been featured in numerous television…

Genesis Book Group

A mysterious package arrives at a bookstore, a bookstore that is experiencing the worst sales in its history. The proprietor, AJ Fikry, realizes his life is not what he wanted or expected it to be. The unexpected arrival, a small but weighty package, gives A.J. the opportunity to make his life over and the ability to see everything anew. Join us on Thursday, September 19, 7:15 pm to discuss The Storied Life of AJ Fikry by internationally bestselling author Gabrielle…

LIFT

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) meets Tuesday mornings at 10 a.m. in room 105. Our next study is God of Creation A Study of by Jen Wilkin 10 sessions, September 17 – November 19 10 am – 12 pm in room 105 Cost of book = $10  Registration deadline – Sunday, Sept. 8th Where did everything come from?  Why are we here?  Why is the world so broken?  How can that brokenness be made right?  In its first eleven chapters,…

Adult Christian Education – September

Sunday mornings at 10:10 a.m. There are six adult classes to choose from, while your children and youth attend grade level classes.  Hands of Hope:  Room 105, lower level The Book of 1 Peter with Kyle Idleman This world looks nothing like the promised perfect    kingdom of God. And yet we as God’s people must live in it every day. In The Book of 1 Peter, Kyle Idleman walks through the short letter and unpacks the importance of our witness…

Serve on a Mission Team

At Genesis UMC we believe that missions matter.  We contribute to and are a partner with charitable service organizations in the greater Raleigh area and beyond.  Our members and their extended families provide direct support and participation in the following Missions: · Kingswood Elementary (C4C school) · Dorcas Ministries & Partners in Christ · Western Wake Family Services · Methodist Build · Sewing Ministry for Duke and REX hospital cancer patients · Brookdale Assisted Living · Chatham Commons Assisted Living · Kairos and Discipleship Prison Ministry · The Carying…

Music Ministry Opportunities

Rainbow Singers st—5th graders, Come join in on Sunday afternoons 5:00—6:00 pm,  room 102 beginning September 29 Are You …   an Experienced Singer? The Chancel Choir would love to have you join us every week to sing for 11:20 worship!  We gather every Tuesday evening at 7 pm to rehearse, laugh and share our lives together in prayer.  If you have been a part of a choir, we sure do need you!!   an Experienced Instrumentalist? We would love…