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Discover Your Spiritual Gifts

Serving is Biblical – it is what God wants us to do. We are offering a spiritual gifts class so that you can discover how you can serve God and His Kingdom in a joyful way, in the way that God has gifted you to serve.  A spiritual gift is given to each of us so we can help each other. All together we are Christ’s body, and each of you is a part of it.  : 10, 27 Discover…

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY

Another 9-week Financial Peace University (“FPU”) class starts January 12th, 2:00 – 3:45 pm, room 105, Genesis United Methodist Church, 850 High House Rd., Cary. Topics covered in this proven, biblically-focused class: ➢ how to reduce debt ➢ save an emergency fund ➢ ways to purchase items ➢ insurance types needed and shop for ➢ investments for retirement ➢ investments for college ➢ techniques to buy/sell a home ➢ Communicate better with each other ➢ Give more (it’s all HIS…

January Sermon Series

Fixed Focus When a camera boasts the feature called fixed focus, it means that the lens is automatically able to identify and zero in on the subject of the photograph, ensuring that this one object is sharper and clearer than everything else in the image. If you have a phone, you’ve no doubt seen this technology in action. It’s the same with an effective, productive life. Those who live well are able to fix their focus on what really matters, making…

Primetimers’ Christmas Outing

Our Primetimers were full of holiday cheer as they took a road trip to the Temple theater to see a Christmas play and have some lunch! We enjoyed talking about where we grew up and our family holiday traditions. What a fun bunch! Join us next month! Look for our January meeting details in the gathering hall.

Genesis Book Group

Thursdays, December 19  &  January 16 @ 7:15 pm Find out what happens when Dad decides to let the kids choose the family Christmas tree. You are invited to join the Genesis book group on Thursday, December 19th, 7:15 pm at Lynn Mull’s home to discuss The Crooked Christmas Tree: The Beautiful Meaning of Jesus’ Birth by Damian Chandler. A tender and laugh-out-loud narrative of real-life relationships propels the reader through the most un-generic Christmas story. This upbeat and comedic…

Hebrews, The Nearness of King Jesus

Genesis LIFT (Ladies In Faith Together) Bible Study group meets each Tuesday at 10 am – noon. We invite you to join us for faith building studies and fellowship. Our next study begins on Tuesday, January 14. “Hebrews, The Nearness of King Jesus” by Lisa Harper 7 sessions, 1/14/20 – 2/25/20 10 am – 12 pm in Room 105 Questions, contact Cathy Metz Cost of book = $10 Registration deadline = Sunday, Jan. 5th The Book of Hebrews highlights two…

By Grace Alone: A Study of Galatians

We are happy to welcome The Reverend Dr. J. Warren Smith of Duke Divinity School to teach in January during the Christian Education hour. Join us in the worship on Sundays January 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 10:10 a.m.  Dr. Smith will be presenting: “By Grace Alone: A Study of Galatians” What is grace? How are we saved by grace? If we are saved by grace, why did God give Moses the Law and Jesus give us his commandments…

Youth Wrap Up the Year

Unleashed Youth have been very busy over the last 2 months. We hosted a wonderful Trunk or Treat on Oct 27th. We had over 70 kids show up and there were more than 12 trunks available to entertain them! We had a number of our Preschool families attend and there were several families from our community who braved the yucky weather to get some treats. A big thanks to all who participated to make it a great evening! We had…

Adult Christian Education – December

Sunday mornings at 10:10 AM There are several adult classes to choose from, while your children and youth attend grade level classes.  Hands of Hope:  Room 105, lower level Jesus Continued with J.D. Greear “Why does God often feel more like a doctrine we know about than a Person we know? Why do so many of us think of Christianity as a lifestyle to which we conform, rather than a God with whom we commune? Jesus gave his disciples the…

Christian Preschool 2020-2021 Registration

2020–2021 School Year January 7, 8, 9, 10 – Tours at 10 am.  Registration for a tour is required.  Sign up for a tour at: Public Tours January 7 – In house Registration Begins (for families currently enrolled) January 13 & 14     Church & Alumni Registration for those not currently enrolled January 16 – Public Registration begins at 8 am in the Worship Room using a lottery system.

Keeping Christmas Well

Traditionally, the church has observed Christmas not as single day, but as the twelve-day season of Christmas. It begins at midnight on Christmas Day and continues until January 5, the eve of Epiphany. All too often, the only reminder in our culture of “Christmastide” is the song, “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” Once December 25 comes and goes, most of society is ready to move on (the stores are already decorated for Valentine’s Day!). * We want to challenge you…

Christmas Blessings

What a wonderful gift of love the Genesis Staff were blessed with this morning. We were greeted by a wonderful breakfast of homemade biscuits, sausage & gravy, fruit & sweets when we arrived this morning. Thank you Ms Trina! You are a bright star in our day!