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LIFT begins 1 Corinthians

LIFT Tuesdays @ 10:00 am – Noon via Zoom LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) is a ladies’ Bible study that meets Tuesdays at 10:00 am via ZOOM. Beginning November 16, a study of the Book of 1 Corinthians, 12 weeks. The apostle Paul wrote the letter of 1 Corinthians to a divided and self-centered people to remind them to follow Jesus and only Jesus. We will learn what it means to live for Jesus instead of self. All ladies are invited. For…

Christmas Cantata – Save the date!

Save the date for the Genesis UMC Christmas Cantata! Sunday December 12, 2021 at the 9:00 a.m. worship service. The Genesis Choir and friends are preparing “The Road to Bethlehem, A Journey to the Newborn King” by Lloyd Larson.
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Seekers Class Advent Studies

Seekers Adult Christian Education class meets Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM. All adults are welcome to attend. Seekers will view “The Chosen, A Story of the First Christmas” on November 14, and begin “It’s A Wonderful Life” Advent Study on November 21. To participate in these discussions, email Anthony Caronna seekers@genesis-umc.org. November 14 : “The Chosen: A Story of the First Christmas” The Chosen tells the story of the first Christmas through the eyes of a shepherd whose life of…
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Genesis Prays for Stewardship

, English Standard Version The Cheerful GiverThe point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. Our Great and Holy God, In this time of our Stewardship Campaign we thank you for all you have given to all of us, for you are our Provider.  Guide us and inspire us to feel the needs…

The Ark – October 13, 2021

Genesis opportunities to Love God, Love Neighbor & Serve Others Participate in our October Food and Hygiene Drive! Demand on the Dorcas Food pantry is high. Your donations keep our neighbors fed. Love your neighbor by including the Dorcas Food Pantry on your shopping list!”  Kids! Trunk or Treat will be held at Genesis on Friday, October 29th, 5:30-6:30 pm in the grassy area behind the new Children’s wing. Parents – watch your email for updates. Genesis Charge Conference – Thursday,…

Worship Sunday October 17

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday October 17, 2021 The Prodigal Son Join us for In-Person Worship this Sunday at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Andrew Hodges. The online worship includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near the playground. An elevator is…
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October Prayer Calendar

“Don’t worry about anything, but pray and ask God for everything you need, always giving thanks for what you have. In October, practice praying using the A.C.T.S. model.(A) Adoration, (C) Confession, (T) Thanksgiving, (S) Supplication Supplication is the time that you pray for the needs of others and yourself. Include these focus areas as you pray for God’s Divine Supplication. 6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made…
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SYNCED Marriage Life Group

Synced meets the 2nd Thursday of each month for faith and fun together. Join us for the next SYNCED Marriage Life group gathering. Date: Thursday, October 14Time: 7-8:30 pmPlace: John and Malana Houser’s backyard -There’s plenty of room to spread out. Light snacks will be served. Hang out with friends. Strengthen your relationship and faith. Cuddle up to a fire pit. Laugh and play Halloween Bingo! Make enriching your marriage a priority. Sound interesting? Join us!  Email adults@genesis-umc.org
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Current Adult Opportunities

Enjoy fellowship and insight with friends at Genesis church. Join a small group Bible study or Life Group. Explore the opportunities Genesis offers throughout the week for Christian study and fellowship. Click below to scroll to an area of interest: Adult Study Groups and Life Groups updates Oct. 11 Genesis Book Group October Selection: The Hound of the Baskervilles LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) new study begins Nov. 16 Man2Man ADULT STUDY GROUPS & LIFE GROUPS Choose a study and…
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Test His Generosity

One person gives freely, yet gains even more; Another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty. teaches us that if we withhold what we should give, we will suffer more wants. What a powerful motive to give! Prayerfully consider how you will support Genesis ministries and missions in 2022. Version 2 of the ESV API has been discontinued. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact the developers of this appand ask them to update to the latest API version. Thank you…
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What Do You Value?

Dear Partner in Christ, Your faithfulness throughout the year has been a blessing to Genesis UMC. Through your tithes and offerings, we have been able to meet the current obligations of the church. We are in a very sound financial position again this year! On October 10th, we will kick-off our annual stewardship campaign for 2022. Commitment Sunday will be October 31st. Prayerfully consider how you can continue to support the ministries of Genesis UMC in 2022. As faithful followers…

World Communion Sunday

You are invited to worship with us this Sunday in person or online. Sunday October 3, 2021 World Communion Sunday  Join us for In-Person Worship this World Communion Sunday at 9:00 a.m., or online at youtube.com/genesisumccary from 5:00 a.m. Worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by the Reverend Craig Ham. The online worship also includes a children’s moment produced by Genesis UMC. When you arrive, follow the outdoor signs to the 1st floor entrance near…
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October Book Group

Genesis Book Group’s next meeting is Thursday, October 21 at 7 pm via Zoom. Our October Selection: Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles. Could the sudden death of Sir Charles Baskerville have been caused by the gigantic ghostly hound that is said to have haunted his family for generations? Hailed as one of the greatest crime novels ever written, our October selection is sure to get you in the mood for Halloween. Books are available to borrow from the book kit…
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Love Neighbor at Dorcas Food Pantry

We need YOU to volunteer for a few hours each month at the Dorcas Food Pantry Genesis Volunteers serve in 2 hour shifts (10 am-12 pm, or 12 pm to 2 pm) in the Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays of each month. Dorcas Ministries is located at 187 High House Road, Cary NC. The Genesis team works alongside other churches in Cary to keep the pantry open. Genesis core values are to Love God,…
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Living on Purpose

Hands of Hope Christian Education class meets Sundays at 10:30 am via ZOOM. On November 14, we begin our next study “Living on Purpose” by Rajiv Chelladurai. Being intentional about our goals is a well-understood concept in the secular and corporate world. Generally, people who are more intentional about what they need to accomplish are more likely to get things done and be far more successful. But is finding our life’s purpose just about getting through a checklist? Or is…
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Prayer for the Leadership of Genesis UMC

Our Great and Holy God, We lift up our leaders of Genesis – past, present, and future. We are thankful for the many who have answered your call to serve and for the blessings our church has received from their service. May those feeling your nudge to lead, answer by stepping out in faith. We pray your Holy Spirit will work through our leaders and guide them in all the ways you know they need. Among those, we ask you…