Posts from November 2021

Posts from November 2021

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Prime Timers Walking Group

Join the Genesis Prime Timers for some outdoor exercise and fellowship. Our new Prime Timers Walking Group meets Wednesdays at the Bond Park Senior Center Parking lot at 2:00 pm. Come fellowship with other members of Genesis and get some exercise at the same time! All are invited to join us! Please let Diane Garinger know to expect you, ptwalker@genesis-umc.org
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Adult Christian Education Studies and Life Groups

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 Christian Education and Life Groups New studies and updates Nov. 10 Genesis Book Group November Selection: “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien Disciple Bible Studies LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) New study begins Nov. 16 Man2Man Prime Timers…

Advent Sunday, November 28

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday November 28, 2021. First Sunday of Advent Sermon Series: The Confessions of Christmas “Gabriel’s Confession” Join us during Advent and Christmas for In-Person Worship on Sundays 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. Online worship includes a Children’s Moment produced by Genesis UMC.…

Genesis Christian Preschool Seeking Subs and Volunteers

Genesis Christian Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers and classroom volunteers. Genesis Christian Preschool serves children ages one through transitional kindergarten. We follow a traditional school calendar starting in September and ending in May. All staff are required to be fully vaccinated and wear a face covering.  We follow NCDHHS and CDC guidelines for maintaining a safe and clean preschool. Email Marilyn at preschool@genesis-umc.org for more information and to express interest. Genesis Christian Preschool website: https://genesis-christian-preschool.org/and facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GenesisChristianPreschoolCaryNC

Worship Sunday November 21

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday November 21, 2021. Christ the King Sunday We are pleased to welcome ministerial candidate Andrew Hodges to the pulpit. 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. Online we have the addition of a Children’s Moment Series “NOT AFRAID” produced by Genesis UMC.…

Book Group Reads “The Things They Carried”

The Genesis Book Group meets the third Thursday of each month. All readers are invited to our next meeting Thursday, November 18 at 7 pm to discuss “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien. GoodReads website describes The Things They Carried as “neither a novel nor a short story collection, it is an arc of fictional episodes, taking place in the childhoods of its characters, in the jungles of Vietnam and back home in America two decades later” The Chicago Sun Times hails it as “good…

Worship Sunday November 14

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday November 14, 2021. Holy Communion. “The Evangelist Is a Rebel Lover” 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. Online we have the addition of a Children’s Moment Series “NOT AFRAID” produced by Genesis UMC. When you…

Hope for Alexis

Update November 9, 2021 Michele Hundley received an update from Jasmin, my contact at Dorcas, on Alexis. He and his dad checked into the hospital yesterday. The drs have decided to do chemotherapy from yesterday to November 17th. They plan to do the bone marrow transplant on Nov 18th. Antonio, his brother, will do his pre evaluation on the 15th.   A member of St Michaels, where this family attends church, has posted a sign up genius of things the…

The Christmas Shop

This year, we are doing something a little different for our Christmas giving. We are partnering with our C4C school, Kingswood Elementary, to set up a Christmas Shop for low-income families of Kingswood students. Parents will come to the shop and pick out free gifts for their children. This will make your Christmas giving more personal. This is how you get involved! First, participate in the November toy drive to fill the Christmas shop. The shop will be December 3,4,…

Mission Needs

Click on a mission to respond to current needs. Local Missions The Carying Place Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry Down East Mission Hats for Duke Kingswood Elementary Methodist Build Regional Missions Down East Relief Serve NC The Carying Place Genesis is beginning a new mission in the Cary area by partnering with The Carying Place.  This organization serves the needy in our area by helping them transition from homelessness to independant living. Watch this space for updates and needs. Dorcas Ministries Food…
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Worship Sunday November 7

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday November 7, 2021 Tell Them Your Testimony 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. Online we have the addition of a Children’s Moment Series “NOT AFRAID” produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor…

The Ark – November 2, 2021

Advent and Christmas Worship Order Red Christmas Poinsettias to decorate Genesis UMC this Advent season. Order deadline is November 14th. Order forms are available at the welcome table. Advent begins Sunday, November 28, 2021 and continues on Sundays December 5th, 12th, 19th. In Person worship will be held at 9:00 am each Sunday in the Genesis Worship Room. Online worship will be available on YouTube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. each Sunday. Genesis UMC Christmas Cantata “The Road to Bethlehem, a Journey…
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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. The Genesis team works alongside other churches in Cary to keep the pantry open. Genesis core values are to Love God,…