Posts by Genesis UMC (Page 3)

Posts by Genesis UMC (Page 3)

Prayer Focus: Helping Others to Grow in Christ 

O gracious and merciful God, as we come to you in prayer tonight, we give thanks for the opportunity to gather virtually, joining our hearts together in faith-filled prayer. Lord there is so much going on in the world this hour, yet your Holy Spirit is in the midst of every situation, seeking to work all things together good. For those things that weigh heavy on our hearts, we lay them before your altar, trusting in the ways you are working to bring healing and wholeness, reconciliation and peace, and softening even…

Worship Sunday March 27

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday March 27, 2022. Fourth Sunday of Lent Guest Speaker Jane Hyatt Genesis welcomes Jane Hyatt, co-founder of the Ark Orphanage in Kiev. Jane will speak at the 9 a.m. & 11:10 a.m. worship services. Come hear how God has provided for the staff and the children of the orphanage on their journey out of Ukraine. Genesis has sent 2 mission teams to Father’s Care / the…
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Spring Ladies Brunch

Calling ladies of all ages! Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 23, 10am- noon for the Spring Ladies Brunch. Come for food, fellowship, faith and fun! Bring a dish to share. Author, Speaker and Preacher Laurie Short will speak about how intergenerational relationships will enrich your life. Come again on Sunday Morning April 24 at 9:00 or 11:10 when Laurie Short speaks on “When God’s Plan is Not Your Plan” during worship. Sign up for the Spring Brunch here!
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Second Sunday Singles

Genesis is starting a new group for singles and invites you to join us. If you are a single, widowed, or divorced adult and want to meet other “singles” minded people, join us the second Sunday of each month at 12:15 pm for lunch at local restaurants. April 10 Brixx Pizza May 8 PDQ June 12 Mellow Mushroom RSVP  or sign up at the Welcome Center in Koinonia Place at Genesis church.  

Worship Sunday March 20

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday March 20, 2022. Third Sunday of Lent The Talking Heart James 3:1-13 Genesis welcomes ministerial candidate Andrew Hodges to our pulpit. Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m. or 11:10 am. You can also join us online from home at Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. Genesis UMC is located at 850 High…

Down East Mission March 19

Join the Genesis Down East Mission Team this Saturday, March 19 as we travel down East to repair and rebuild homes. Please let Julio Alvarez know if you plan to join them. Work/travel schedule:6:45 AM – Meet at the Genesis church parking lot.7:00 AM – Depart from the church parking lot~8:15 AM – Arrive at work location (Depend on travel time)8:15 AM – 12:00PM – Work12:00 PM – 1:00PM – Lunch1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Work2:30 PM –…

Building Dedication

Genesis UMC is excited to invite you to our building dedication on April 3rd. Genesis has expanded and improved the church building to love God, love our neighbors and serve others. On April 3rd, we invite you to join us as we dedicate the building to the worship of God and the service of all people. Treats & tours are available at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Service of Dedication at 11:10 a.m.

Prayer for Revival: Return to God and Worship

Heavenly Father, You are a God of endless love, faithfulness, compassion, and mercy. You are so good and worthy of all our honor and praise. Thank you for your word, where you are know by many names that reveal your character to us. Thank you for Jesus, your word made flesh, who is everything, the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and end. We thank you God, that we are now able to see other people in person again after two…

Lenten Journey through Hymns

Join the Genesis UMC Member Facebook Page to continue on the Lenten Journey through Hymns. The season of Lent is upon us, and we are going to take a musical journey through hymns. Each Monday, Wednesday & Friday during Lent, a short video or devotional will be posted to the Genesis UMC Member Facebook page along with a link to that days hymn. The following Sunday, during in-person worship, we will include these hymns in our service to help us…
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Genesis Prays Tonight

Join Genesis Prays tonight at 7:00 pm for “Revival, People to Return to Church.” We meet on Zoom at 7:00 pm. Join us for this 30 minute prayer meeting via the following link: Meeting ID: 856 3046 2278Passcode: 915798
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March Prayer Calendar

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.Philippians 4:6-7 Include these prayer requests in your daily devotions.

Worship Sunday March 6

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday March 6, 2022. First Sunday of Lent Temptation Luke 4:1-13 Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m. or 11:10 am. Holy Communion will be served. If you are not ready to be together quite yet, join us online from home at Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. Genesis UMC is located at 850…

Letter from Bishop Fairley in Light of Tragic Events in Ukraine

reprinted from Pastoral Letter in Light of the Tragic Events in Ukraine FEBRUARY 24, 2022 As your Bishop, I encourage you to read these words with your hearts and join in prayer for the people in Ukraine. Pray with the prophet Isaiah, “And they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nations shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they study war anymore.” (Isaiah 2:4) The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR),…

GenesisPrays: Love Neighbor

Dear LORD, we are meeting together today to worship you and to pray. Holy Father, you created heaven and earth and everything in it, including us. You parted the Red Sea so you could deliver your people from slavery. You rescued Daniel from the lion’s den. You are El Shaddai, God Almighty. You turned water into wine. You fed the five thousand. And in the ultimate act of love, you sent your only son to die on a cross so…
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Seekers Easter Study

Easter by J.D. Greear: March 13 – April 10 The resurrection is the most important moment in history, but it is more than an event we remember on Easter Sunday. Join pastor J.D. Greear as he takes a deeper look at Jesus’s life, death, and resurrection in the Gospel of Matthew, revealing the ways we should see ourselves in Jesus’s story. Jesus died for us so that he could be alive in us today. Easter changes everything. Seekers meets Sundays at…

Discover Your Spiritual Gifts

Serving is Biblical – it is what God wants us to do. Discover how you can serve God and His Kingdom in a joyful way, in the way that God has gifted you to serve.  Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good.  To one there is given through the Spirit a message of wisdom, to another a message of knowledge by means of the same Spirit,  to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of…