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Prayer Calendar – October 2022

And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people. Ephesians 6:18 Join us each day in praying for the people and topics on the monthly prayer calendar.

Worship Sunday October 2

You are invited to worship with Genesis this Sunday at 9 or 11:10 am. Join a Christian Education class at 10 a.m. – available for all ages! There is a secure nursery available for the youngest. Sunday October 2, 2022. 9:00 or 11:10 a.m. World Communion Sunday “What is Discipleship?” Luke 2: 21-40 Come worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. Every year on the first Sunday in October, Christians around the…
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Adult Christian Education Studies and Life Groups

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 on any link below to scroll to an area of interest: Adult Christian Education and Life Groups Faith Tertulia | Wednesdays 7 pm | Zoom FUEL | 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 8 pm | Zoom Hands of Hope | Sundays 10 am | @ Genesis LIFT (Ladies in…
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Worship Sunday September 25

You are invited to worship with Genesis this Sunday at 9 or 11:10 am. Join a Christian Education class at 10 a.m. – available for all ages! There is a secure nursery available for the youngest. Sunday September 25, 2022. 9:00 or 11:10 a.m. “7 Ways to Put God First in Your Life” Come worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. Enjoy coffee and Christian fellowship in the Koinonia Place prior to…

Jesus in the Gospels – 2023

Disciple Bible studies are an excellent way to learn more about the Bible and how to apply God’s Word to your daily lives. These studies have been very well attended at Genesis for 20+ years. Disciple long term Bible studies include Disciple 1, 2, 3 & 4, Christian Believer, and Jesus in the Gospels. During each session, the class watches a video and discusses what participants have discovered in daily readings and study. The small group setting enables strong Christian…
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You Were Made for this Moment

The Seekers class will begin “You Were Made for this Moment” on Sunday, October 2nd at 10:00 a.m. In this 5 session video series by Max Lucado, we will look at the life of Queen Esther. Would she respond with silence or would she speak up? Would she blend in or would she stand out? Join us on Sunday mornings at 10:00 -10:50 am at Genesis in room 033. Are you weary from your challenges, wounded by your battles, or…

Worship Sunday September 18

You are invited to worship with Genesis this Sunday at 9 or 11:10 am. Join a Christian Education class at 10 a.m. – available for all ages! There is a secure nursery available for the youngest. Sunday September 18, 2022. 9:00 or 11:10 a.m. “HE IS WITH YOU ALWAYS Judges 6:11-21 Come worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message delivered by Pastor Craig Ham. Enjoy coffee and Christian fellowship in the Koinonia Place prior to worship. If…
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When Changing Nothing Changes Everything

LIFT Tuesdays @ 10:00 a.m. – Noon LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) is a ladies’ Bible study that meets Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. at Genesis in room 105. All ladies are invited. For more information, contact Susan Ross lift@genesis-umc.org. Our Next Study is “When Changing Nothing Changes Everything” by Laurie Short. The study begins October 11 and ends December 20. We will not meet Nov 8, 22, or 29. We often face circumstances that we cannot change: a job we…
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Man2Man Fall Cook Out!

Man2MAN Fall Cook Out! September 19 @ 6:30 pm Join us for hamburgers corn hole and fellowship MAN2MAN meets 1st & 3rd Mondays @ 6:30 p.m. at Genesis for various Christian studies, and for Breakfast at Bojangles the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 6:30 a.m. New Study Begins in October, 1st/3rd Mondays: Pastor Craig leads “The True Measure of a Man” by Richard E Simmons III “The challenges of life offer men the potential for great good. In the midst…

Five Wishes

Making medical and end-of-life decisions for a loved one creates much stress on families, especially when the loved one cannot express their wishes. Genesis Care Ministries encourages you to use a valuable tool that addresses this. It is a booklet called Five Wishes. The Five Wishes booklet gives you a way to control how you are treated if you get seriously ill or are not able to make decisions for yourself. You can express your personal, emotional, and spiritual needs,…

Breakthrough Prayer – September

Join us in praying our Breakthrough prayer throughout the month of September. Open My Eyes Lord, for Opportunities to Put Love into Action. Amen Watch this introduction by Kelly Milburn.

Mission Needs

Click on a mission to respond to current needs. Local Missions The Carying Place Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry Down East Mission Hats for Duke Kingswood Elementary Methodist Build Regional Missions Down East Relief The Carying Place Genesis partners with The Carying Place.  This organization serves the needy in our area by helping them transition from homelessness to independent living. Watch for updates and needs. Dorcas Ministries Food Pantry How can our family help?  Purchase non perishable food items during regular grocery…
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September Prayer Calendar

Add these prayer topics and the September Breakthrough prayer to your daily devotions. September Breakthrough Prayer: Lord, Open my eyes for opportunities to put love into action. Amen.

Book Group – Sept. 2022

The next Book Group meeting will be Thursday, September 15, 2022 at 7 pm in the Gathering Place in the lower part of Genesis church. We will discuss “A Town Called Alice” by Nevil Shute. Books are available to borrow from the book kit located in the Koinonia Place on the main level of the church.  A tale of love and war, “A Town Called Alice” follows its enterprising heroine from the Malayan jungle during World War II to the Australian outback. Described by a…

Worship Sunday August 28

You are invited to worship with Genesis this Sunday – in person at 9:00 a.m. or 11:10 a.m. Sunday August 28, 2022. “Eliminating Envy” Psalm 37 When we become envious, we lose our ability to enjoy life. Come worship through music, scripture readings and a Biblically centered message. Enjoy coffee and Christian fellowship in the Koinonia Place prior to worship. Join a Christian Education class at 10 a.m. – available for all ages! There is a secure nursery available for…
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Prayer for the Genesis Music Ministry

Heavenly Father, Holy Lord, ​El Shaddai, Adonai, The Great I AM.  We praise your name and hold You above all.  And we come to You in love with thanksgiving.  You are Holy, Lord, and we lift Your Name on high.  We want to help others know fully, the dimensions of who You are, the magnificence of your presence, and the fullness of relationship with you.  We trust and depend on Your Word and we ask for Your will for our lives to be carried out.   ​Your word, Lord, is our guide, a lamp to our feet, and wecome to you, seeking your guidance and blessing…