Church News (Page 4)

Church News (Page 4)

Journey to the Manger

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. From dusk – 9:00 pm, the walk will be lit by solar powered luminaries. The experience is also available in daylight hours. Video narration will be available via QR codes at each station.

Back Porch Intermission

Family and Friends, The Genesis Back Porch Gatherings on Sunday afternoons will take a break for the winter months. It’s been a joy getting to know people through games and gathering. Look for us in the new year to gather again for more fun and Christian fellowship!

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…

Genesis Prays for Gods’ Glory to Shine Across the Earth

Wednesday December 23 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday December 23 on Zoom. Our prayer focus is for Gods’ Glory to Shine Across the Earth. We lift up Genesis UMC, our pastor, staff and congregation, and community. Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org.

Journey to the Manger

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. From dusk – 9:00 pm, the walk will be lit by solar powered luminaries. The experience is also available in daylight hours. Video narration will be available via QR codes at each station.

12 Days of Christmas Calendar

12 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.

Christmas Eve Worship

Come Worship the newborn King on Christmas Eve. 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 www.genesis-umc.org for weather cancellations. No outdoor worship on December 27th. Join us on out YouTube channel, GenesisUMCCary. Christmas Eve Online Worship Services Our online services will stream from 9 am on Christmas Eve, Thursday December 24th. The services are…

Getting Ready!

How often do we here or say the phase, “get ready!” It is usually because something important is about to happen or we do not want to miss an important event.   The New Year always sparks an attitude of “get ready” for the church. This series, “Getting Ready” takes a look at the book of Joshua and shows each of us how we can Get Ready for the good times and the challenge times in our relationship with others and…

Genesis Expansion Underway

Genesis UMC is expanding to serve the community. There is activity inside and outside, upstairs and downstairs, building up and tearing down. Here are a few of the latest photos!

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 https://www.youtube.com/GenesisUMCCary. 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…

Journey to the Manger

Journey to the Manger, December 20-25 Dusk – 9:00 pm Journey to the Manger outdoor self-guided worship experience is open December 20th through 25th. From 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 order a coffee drink from an award winning barista!

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 &…

Are you Experiencing Pandemic Fatigue?

Are you experiencing pandemic fatigue—that feeling of being mentally and emotionally exhausted by everything that’s going on right now? We are all facing different kinds of life challenges during this time— Isolation and loneliness; Anxiety over health; Grief; Juggling work, childcare, and schooling responsibilities; Financial strain or job loss; Uncertainty about the future . . . The list goes on. It’s no wonder many are being hit by pandemic fatigue. But you don’t have to go through it alone. If…

Worship Sunday December 20, 2020

4th Sunday of Advent: PEACE This Sunday, we light the 4th Advent candle, the candle of PEACE. Jesus was called the “Prince of Peace”. This name points us to our role as those who help bring about a peaceful existence in which all people thrive. This is our prayer for our community, our nation, and our world. We welcome you to join in worship this Sunday and participate in our Christian community. In Person: Each Sunday at 11:30 am, weather…

Advent & Christmas Happenings

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.  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 and on Christmas Eve, Thursday December 24th via our youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/GenesisUMCCary. Outdoor Worship in the Parking Lot on…

Consequences of Ideas study

Genesis’ Discipling class meets Wednesdays at 7:00 pm via Zoom. You are invited to join the next study beginning in mid January, “Consequences of Ideas” by R.C. Sproul, described below. If you would like to join this study, contact Gonzalo Mariano, sohdiscipling@genesis-umc.org for details. To understand the culture in which we live in, you need to be familiar with the ideas that have shaped it. In Ligonier’s survey series, The Consequences of Ideas, R.C. Sproul traces the contours of Western philosophy…