Ministry

Ministry

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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 Life Group | 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 8 pm | Zoom Hands of Hope | Sundays 10 am | Genesis + Zoom…

Prayer for Intergenerational Relationships

Dear Father God,Thank you for giving us generations in front of us to help lead us, and for generations behind us to help lead. Lord, we know that you call each one of us to mentor in different ways to each other on a daily basis, and we ask that you would pour your Holy Spirit down into us so that we can do it in your will Lord. Please guide us so that we help to be reminded of…

Serving Sundays

Dear Genesis’ families, Many blessings to you and your family,  This coming July, Genesis is planning to have a series of SERVING SUNDAYS  that go along with the Sermon Series Ten Characteristics of Faith.  These Sundays in July will be an opportunity to put our faith into action while enjoying an hour of Christian fellowship and joyful servanthood. SERVING SUNDAYS will happen during the Christian Education hour between our regular Sunday’s services in the Koinonia Place. All members of the congregation regardless of age will be serving together in projects that help…
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“More To Your Story” by Max Lucado

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. Lift has a new study beginning on June 14 and we would love to welcome you! June 14 – July 26:  More To Your Story by Max Lucado Your life is a narrative written by God. Carpools and car crashes. Job changes and joint custody. Life can feel overwhelming and inconsequential…

“How the Bible Came to Be”

Faith Tertulia is an adult Christian education small group that meets on Wednesday evenings at 7 pm via zoom. Discussions are led by Gonzalo Mariano,  faithtertulia@genesis-umc.org. A new study begins Wednesday, June 15: “How the Bible Came to Be” The primary material source will be the book by the same name authored by John Barton. We will cover the development of the Bible, how the Bible came to be written and collected into the authoritative Scriptures of the Christian Church.…
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Christian Care Opportunities

Genesis Care Ministries has opportunities available for you to grow as a disciple of Christ and to use your gifts to care for others. There is room for you in each of these ministry areas. Contact Kim Kligerman today! Card Ministry – Send cards to members and friends of the congregation to share God’s love and care. Congregational Care – Encourage members and share the congregation’s love with those who are unable to attend church. Contact may include visits, phone…

All Ages Event: Serving Sundays

On July 10th, we’ll launch Serving Sundays during the Christian Education hour. Each week we will join together as a church family of all ages to do a project for one of our Community Partners in Mission. All ages – children, youth and adults, are invited to participate in this serving and fellowship time on Sundays July 10, 17, 24 and 31st. On July 10th, we will be serving The Carying Place. This Community Partner helps homeless families become financially stable.…
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June Prayer Calendar

The prayer calendar offers an opportunity to pray together daily. Add these prayer requests to your daily devotions. Genesis Prays will meet on June 22 via Zoom to pray for Intergenerational Relationships. Join us on zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85630462278?pwd=SHMyVFVQV1Jhb0hKT1VwUUl2Rnh0UT09 Contact genesisprays@genesis-umc.org for more information. 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…

Prayer Focus: Children’s Ministries

We humbly come bowing before You, Lord, with thanksgiving and praise, for Your power gives us a renewed strength.  Your grace brings us through the toughest of times, calming the storms that rage. You offer wisdom, understanding and counsel to us.  May we meditate on the word and speak it into truth.  Hear our prayer, oh Lord. Patient and loving God, we acknowledge and regret that during the past few years, we have drifted away from You, Your presence and…
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“More To Your Story” by Max Lucado

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. Lift has a new study beginning on June 14 and we would love to welcome you! June 14 – July 26:  More To Your Story by Max Lucado Your life is a narrative written by God. Carpools and car crashes. Job changes and joint custody. Life can feel overwhelming and inconsequential…
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“The Power of Knowing God”

Hands of Hope Adult Christian Education class meets Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m., room 105. Discussions are led by Jeff Cooper or a member of the class. For more information or to join the class via zoom, contact Jeff at handsofhope@genesis-umc.org. Beginning May 22nd. “The Power of Knowing God” video series by Tony Evans Get to Know God as He Really Is Dr. Tony Evans believes seeking to know God is life’s greatest purpose. In this practical, six-session video series, he shares…
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Rooted begins “One at a Time”

Rooted adult Christian education class meets on Sundays @ 10 a.m. On Sunday, June 12, the class will begin a video study by Kyle Idleman “One at a Time”. Nobody grows up dreaming of waking up, going to work, heading home, watching Netflix, scrolling through social media, and then doing it all over again the next day until their last breath. We all want to be used to change the world. We want to be difference-makers. It’s easy to get…

“How the Bible Came to Be”

Faith Tertulia is an adult Christian education small group that meets on Wednesday evenings at 7 pm via zoom. Discussions are led by Gonzalo Mariano, faithtertulia@genesis-umc.org. A new study begins Wednesday, June 15: “How the Bible Came to Be” The primary material source will be the book by the same name authored by John Barton. We will cover the development of the Bible, how the Bible came to be written and collected into the authoritative Scriptures of the Christian Church. We’ll…

Seekers begin “Person of Interest”

The Seekers class will begin a new study on June 5, Person of Interest video study by J. Warner Wallace. Investigate the Man who changed the course of human history. In Person of Interest video study, Wallace employs a unique investigative strategy to confirm the historicity and deity of Jesus, showing why Jesus is unlike any other person who has ever lived. The Person of Interest video study will: Invite viewers into the life of a cold-case detective as he…

Prayer Focus: Youth Ministries

THANKSGIVING Thank you for this opportunity to connect tonight, Lord, even in these busy and chaotic days that are upon us. Thank you, also, for the chance to focus our energy and prayer towards young people – who are truly gifts and blessings from above. We are grateful for the gifts of creativity, and energy, and joy that you have given them. They carry in their hearts a great hope, an innocence, a pure light. We pray they feel our…
woman in white knit sweater reading book

“The Power of Knowing God”

Hands of Hope Adult Christian Education class meets Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m., room 105. Discussions are led by Jeff Cooper or a member of the class. For more information or to join the class via zoom, contact Jeff at handsofhope@genesis-umc.org. Beginning May 22nd. “The Power of Knowing God” video series by Tony Evans Get to Know God as He Really Is Dr. Tony Evans believes seeking to know God is life’s greatest purpose. In this practical, six-session video series, he shares…