Posts from October 2021

Posts from October 2021

Prayer for Dorcas Ministries

Today, the focus of Genesis Prays is Dorcas Ministries and those in our community whom they serve. Please join us in prayer. Most Gracious Heavenly Father, With all of our being, we exclaim, “Who is like you Lord?”   For you rescue the poor from those too strong for them.  You secure justice for them and uphold the cause of the needy.   We humbly ask that you bestow blessings upon Dorcas Ministries and the many people who support their mission to…

Worship Sunday October 31

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday October 31, 2021 The Power of Personal Commitment Romans 12: 1-8 Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. We invite you to worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by the Reverend Craig Ham. This Sunday October 31st is Commitment Sunday. Bring your pledge card to support the ministries of Genesis UMC…
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Worship Sunday October 24

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday October 24, 2021 Call Him… Joshua 6:1-6; Matthew 1:21-25 Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by the Reverend Craig Ham. The online worship includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near…
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LIFT begins 1 Corinthians

LIFT Tuesdays @ 10:00 am – Noon via Zoom LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) is a ladies’ Bible study that meets Tuesdays at 10:00 am via ZOOM. Beginning November 16, a study of the Book of 1 Corinthians, 12 weeks. The apostle Paul wrote the letter of 1 Corinthians to a divided and self-centered people to remind them to follow Jesus and only Jesus. We will learn what it means to live for Jesus instead of self. All ladies are invited. For…

Christmas Cantata – Save the date!

Save the date for the Genesis UMC Christmas Cantata! Sunday December 12, 2021 at the 9:00 a.m. worship service. The Genesis Choir and friends are preparing “The Road to Bethlehem, A Journey to the Newborn King” by Lloyd Larson.
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Seekers Class Advent Studies

Seekers Adult Christian Education class meets Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM. All adults are welcome to attend. Seekers will view “The Chosen, A Story of the First Christmas” on November 14, and begin “It’s A Wonderful Life” Advent Study on November 21. To participate in these discussions, email Anthony Caronna seekers@genesis-umc.org. November 14 : “The Chosen: A Story of the First Christmas” The Chosen tells the story of the first Christmas through the eyes of a shepherd whose life of…
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Genesis Prays for Stewardship

2 Corinthians 9:6-7, English Standard Version The Cheerful GiverThe point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. Our Great and Holy God, In this time of our Stewardship Campaign we thank you for all you have given to all of us, for you are our Provider.  Guide us and inspire us to feel…

The Ark – October 13, 2021

Genesis opportunities to Love God, Love Neighbor & Serve Others Participate in our October Food and Hygiene Drive! Demand on the Dorcas Food pantry is high. Your donations keep our neighbors fed. Love your neighbor by including the Dorcas Food Pantry on your shopping list!”  Kids! Trunk or Treat will be held at Genesis on Friday, October 29th, 5:30-6:30 pm in the grassy area behind the new Children’s wing. Parents – watch your email for updates. Genesis Charge Conference – Thursday,…

Worship Sunday October 17

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday October 17, 2021 The Prodigal Son Luke 15:11-32 Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Andrew Hodges. The online worship 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…
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October Prayer Calendar

“Don’t worry about anything, but pray and ask God for everything you need, always giving thanks for what you have.Philippians 4:6 In October, practice praying using the A.C.T.S. model.(A) Adoration, (C) Confession, (T) Thanksgiving, (S) Supplication Supplication is the time that you pray for the needs of others and yourself. Include these focus areas as you pray for God’s Divine Supplication.
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SYNCED Marriage Life Group

Synced meets the 2nd Thursday of each month for faith and fun together. Join us for the next SYNCED Marriage Life group gathering. Date: Thursday, October 14Time: 7-8:30 pmPlace: John and Malana Houser’s backyard -There’s plenty of room to spread out. Light snacks will be served. Hang out with friends. Strengthen your relationship and faith. Cuddle up to a fire pit. Laugh and play Halloween Bingo! Make enriching your marriage a priority. Sound interesting? Join us!  Email adults@genesis-umc.org
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Test His Generosity

One person gives freely, yet gains even more; Another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty. Proverbs 11:24 Proverbs 11:24 teaches us that if we withhold what we should give, we will suffer more wants. What a powerful motive to give! Prayerfully consider how you will support Genesis ministries and missions in 2022.
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What Do You Value?

Dear Partner in Christ, Your faithfulness throughout the year has been a blessing to Genesis UMC. Through your tithes and offerings, we have been able to meet the current obligations of the church. We are in a very sound financial position again this year! On October 10th, we will kick-off our annual stewardship campaign for 2022. Commitment Sunday will be October 31st. Prayerfully consider how you can continue to support the ministries of Genesis UMC in 2022. As faithful followers…