Posts from September 2021

Posts from September 2021

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Love Neighbor at Dorcas Food Pantry

We need YOU to volunteer for a few hours each month at the Dorcas Food Pantry Genesis Volunteers serve in 2 hour shifts (10 am-12 pm, or 12 pm to 2 pm) in the Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays of each month. Dorcas Ministries is located at 187 High House Road, Cary NC, right down the street from Genesis. The Dorcas Food Pantry has been a local mission of Genesis UMC since 2011. Genesis…
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Living on Purpose

Hands of Hope Christian Education class meets Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM. On November 14, we begin our next study “Living on Purpose” by Rajiv Chelladurai. Being intentional about our goals is a well-understood concept in the secular and corporate world. Generally, people who are more intentional about what they need to accomplish are more likely to get things done and be far more successful. But is finding our life’s purpose just about getting through a checklist? Or is…
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Current Adult Opportunities

Enjoy fellowship and insight with friends at Genesis church. Join a small group Bible study or Life Group. Explore the opportunities Genesis offers throughout the week for Christian study and fellowship. Click below to scroll to an area of interest: Adult Study Groups and Life Groups updates Sep 23 Genesis Book Group October Selection: The Hound of the Baskervilles LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) current study: “40 Verses….“ Man2Man ADULT STUDY GROUPS & LIFE GROUPS Choose a study and meeting…
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Prayer for the Leadership of Genesis UMC

Our Great and Holy God, We lift up our leaders of Genesis – past, present, and future. We are thankful for the many who have answered your call to serve and for the blessings our church has received from their service. May those feeling your nudge to lead, answer by stepping out in faith. We pray your Holy Spirit will work through our leaders and guide them in all the ways you know they need. Among those, we ask you…

A Rare Find

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday September 26, 2021 “A Rare Find”  Join us for In-Person Worship on Sundays at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary, Sundays from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by the Reverend Craig Ham. The online worship also includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near the…

The Ark, September 21

Genesis opportunities to Love God, Love Neighbor & Serve Others Each time you pray, include the September Breakthrough prayer. “Heavenly Father, help me to wait patiently and put my hope in you. Amen.”  BOLT Kids meets through ZOOM Fridays @ 5:30 pm. Kids- join us for a fun time to be silly, and learn about God. children@genesis-umc.org Unleashed for middle and high school youth meets Sundays at 5 pm for fun and fellowship. Check out our schedule and join us! youth@genesis-umc.org …
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God’s Unbreakable Promises

Hands of Hope Christian Education Class, Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM Starting October 3, we begin a video study “God’s Unbreakable Promises”, by Jennie Allen, with Lauren Chandler, and Jada Edwards. There are 6 sessions. With the Bible at our fingertips, we have a story of God’s faithfulness right in front of us to show us one example after another of who God is. In this six-session study, we want to walk you through some of the promises and…

The Ark, September 12

Genesis opportunities to Love God, Love Neighbor & Serve Others as you Grow in faith, Live your faith, and Share your faith. Genesis Membership Class with Pastor Craig Ham will be held on Sunday, October 10th. We invite all guests to become acquainted with Genesis and consider becoming a member of our church family. kkligerman@genesis-umc.org Thank you to the Genesis congregation for your generous contributions to help Alexis and his family. We will have more opportunities to love this Kingswood Elementary family…

No Cross, No Crown

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday September 12, 2021 “No Cross, No Crown” Join us for In-Person Worship at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary, Sundays from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by guest preacher Beth Hood. The online worship also includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near the playground.…
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Prayer for the First Day of Genesis Christian Preschool

Great and Glorious God, we lift up Genesis Christian Preschool on this first day of school. Pour out your blessings on the children, their families, our staff, our Preschool Director Marilyn Yoder & Assistant Director Kelly Sigler. Give them all good health and keep them safe. We ask that you enable the preschool teachers to feel your presence.  Fill them with genuine love and care for the children. Give them patience. Help them make sound decisions and give gentle guidance…
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Synced Marriage Life Group

2nd and 4th Thursdays at 7:00 pm Join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month at 7:00 pm.  Each month a different couple leads the group to ensure something new each month.   On the 2nd Thursdays, we meet at Genesis and focus on growing and sharing our faith as a couple.  The 4th Thursdays are about fun & fellowship and we often meet for activities away from the church.  Sound interesting? Join us anytime!  Email adults@genesis-umc.org for more info!
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Adopt a Teacher

Kingswood Elementary is Genesis’ adopted C4C School. Let’s adopt those teachers! Sign up to send cards, treats and prayer through the school year. Adopt a teacher today! Scan the QR code or go to this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSevTjBd5tOv8cjfu0i8c8_Vmk6IR-kh9kPP3xCFtRRv1IAW5g/viewform
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Jesus in Me

Seekers adult class meets Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM. A new study “Jesus in Me” by Anne Graham Lotz begins on September 19. To participate, email Anthony Caronna seekers@genesis-umc.org. “Jesus In Me” by Anne Graham Lotz You may know something about God and something about Jesus, but what do you know about the Holy Spirit? Too often, we seem to overlook the third Person of the Trinity, perhaps because we don’t know much about Him. He seems mystical; reserved for superspiritual Christians.…
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The Divine Pursuit

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday September 5, 2021 “The Divine Pursuit” Join us for In-Person Worship at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary, Sundays from 9:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by guest preacher Andrew Hodges. The online worship also includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near the playground. An…

Welcome Our Guest Preachers

Genesis welcomes Andrew Hodges to the pulpit on Sunday September 5th, and Beth Hood on Sunday, September 12.  Sunday September 5. Andrew Hodges is a new member of Genesis UMC. Following his graduation from Elon University, Andrew pursued a career as a Tennis Professional. He holds a Masters in Theological Studies from Duke Divinity School. Andrew is a candidate for ministry and has begun the process of ordination.  Sunday, September 12.  Beth Hood is an ordained elder in full connection…