Advent & Christmas Happenings

Advent & Christmas Happenings

We welcome you to join us in worship this Advent and Christmas.

Online Worship Services via YouTube/GenesisUMCCary

Advent and Christmas Eve online worship services are available to stream beginning at 9 am on Sunday December 20th, on Christmas Eve, Thursday December 24th, and Sunday December 27th via our youtube channel

Outdoor Worship in the Parking Lot on Sundays, 11:30 am

Outdoor Worship in the Genesis UMC Parking lot is held on Sundays at 11:30 am, weather permitting. Bring a chair and wear a mask. 

New! Christmas Eve Outdoor Service with Holy Communion

Weather permitting, we will have a Christmas Eve Outdoor Service in the Genesis parking lot on Thursday, December 24th at 1:00 pm. Watch the homepage at for weather cancellations.

No outdoor worship on December 27th. Join us on out YouTube channel, GenesisUMCCary.

Journey to the Manger, December 20-26 Dusk – 9:00 pm

Journey to the Manger outdoor self-guided worship experience is open December 20th through 26th, dusk – 9:00 pm. The walk will be lit by solar powered luminaries. Video narration will be available via QR codes at each station. December 20th – Roasted and Toasted food truck will be in the parking lot from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for hot drinks and waffles. Come enjoy a coffee drink from an award winning barista! The Journey to the Manger is available during daylight hours for those that prefer to come during the day.

Twelve Days of Christmas Calendar

The 12 days of Christmas are December 25 – January 5. Download the 12 days of Christmas Calendar developed by Genesis Children’s Ministries. Enjoy the daily activities.

Fill the Night with Music & Light

This Advent and Christmas, let us fill the night with music and light and affirm and act on the reasons why we can still “believe, even when” we are discouraged.