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Ministry Offerings and Mission Needs

Mission Needs

Click on a mission to respond to current needs. Local Missions The Carying Place Chatham Commons Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry Down East Mission Hats for Duke Kingswood Elementary Methodist Build Regional Missions Down East Relief Serve NC 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. Become a Pen Pal!…

Adult Studies

Life is better surrounded by friends! Enjoy fellowship and insight with your Christian friends at Genesis. Scroll to an area of interest: Adult Christian Education Updated January 13 Back Porch Gatherings Winter hiatus Disciple Bible Studies Genesis Book Group LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) Man2Man Choose a study and meeting time, then email the class facilitator or for study information, log-ins and Zoom invites before the next class! Watch a video or read scripture and have weekly discussions via Zoom. FUEL,…

Genesis Prays – 2nd & 4th Wednesdays

“This is the confidence we have in approaching God: That if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us – whatever we ask – we know that we have whatever we asked of him.”  You are invited to join the Genesis family and friends in a corporate prayer meeting the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at 7 pm. Join us in prayer for our church and its ministries,…

Genesis Youth @ Home

Genesis Youth have several opportunities to stay connected during this time apart. Contact for information if you would like to join our virtual activities! Sunday Christian Education – Youth receive a link each week to a Bible project to do at home. Youth also stay connected via our private facebook group and instagram scripture posts.

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Genesis News

Worship Sunday January 17, 2021

Sunday January 17, 2021 Sermon Series: “Getting Ready!” “Getting Ready to Experience” We welcome you to worship this Sunday and to participate in our Christian community. Online: You may worship online via our YouTube channel: genesisumccary. Worship God through music, a children’s moment, scripture readings and a Biblical centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. 3:1 Then Joshua rose early in the morning and they set out from Shittim. And they came to the Jordan, he and all the people of…

Disciple 2 Long Term Bible Study

Disciple 2 (32 week study, Disciple 1 suggested pre-requisite)  Disciple: Into the Word Into the World is the second study in the four-phase Disciple program. Discipe II offers a deeper examination of Genesis, Exodus, Luke, and Acts, emphasizing the rhythm of coming to God and going for God . . . approaching all experiences of life as opportunities for faithful witness and service.  5-7 pm Sunday evenings via Zoom Orientation: Sunday, January 3, 2021 Class Begins: Sunday, January 10, 2021 Schedule: January-May &…

Hands of Hope: “Everything Happens Somewhere”

Hands of Hope class, Sundays at 10:00 am Beginning mid January: “Everything Happens Somewhere” by George DeJong “Trace any civilization and geography provides the stage; place plays a role in shaping life while at the same time giving us a glimpse into why God places us where we live today. The Bible contains so many stories of God placing his people in places and situations they’d never choose, and yet it is especially there and in those circumstances that he…


Getting Ready to See

January 10, 2021. Getting Ready Sermon Series week 2. “Getting Ready to See” 2:1 And Joshua the son of Nun sent two men secretly from Shittim as spies, saying, “Go, view the land, especially Jericho.” And they went and came into the house of a prostitute whose name was Rahab and lodged there. 2 And it was told to the king of Jericho, “Behold, men of Israel have come here tonight to search out the land.” 3 Then the king of Jericho sent…

Getting Ready to Move

January 3, 2021. Getting Ready Sermon Series. “Getting Ready to Move” 1:1 After the death of Moses the servant of the Lord, the Lord said to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses’ assistant, 2 “Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel. 3 Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given to you, just…

Prayer and Devotion

Prayer Focus: Genesis Christian Preschool

Gracious and Holy God, Help us to move through this time of uncertainty and chaos and continue our walk with You.  Give us discernment and guidance, hold us in the palm of your hand.  Help us remember we are Your children.  “Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” We come together as one to pray for the preschool, an outreach ministry of Genesis…where we teach…

January Prayer Calendar

“We hear it said that a person’s life will suffer if he doesn’t pray, but I question that. What will suffer is the life of the Son of God in him, which is nourished not by food, but by prayer. When a person is born again from above, the life of the Son of God is born in him, and he can either starve or nourish that life. Prayer is the way that the life of God in us is…

Prayer Focus: Renewal of Strength

Heavenly Father, We thank you and praise you for your mercy and goodness.  Thank your for your presence here and always. Lord, this has been a challenging year.  The natural disasters – the fires, hurricanes, and floods, the political division and social unrest, and the pandemic have hurt us physically, economically, emotionally, and spiritually.  So many have suffered from illness, lost loved ones, lost their jobs or businesses, or suffered because of separation from friends and family.  We feel helpless,…

December Prayer Calendar

We praywhen there’s nothing elsewe can do —but God wants us to pray,before we do anything at all. – Oswald Chambers You are invited to pray each day for Genesis UMC, it’s missions and ministries, our community and world using our monthly prayer calendar. Develop a habit of daily prayer by joining your heart and mind around one specific prayer focus each day.

Love God. Love Neighbor. Serve Others.

“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:37-39

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850 High House Road Cary, NC 27513