Ministry

Ministry

Concert for a Cause – March 7

Saturday, March 7 3:00 p.m. Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church, Cary Choral Concert featuring Genesis & area church choirs with guest clinician, Mary McDonald Donations of Food for DORCAS accepted at the door Free admission Offering received for DORCAS

New Lift Study begins March 3

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) begin a new Tuesday morning Bible study on March 3. Register by Sunday, March 1st so that we will have a book for you! A study of Genesis by Jen Wilkin 10 sessions, March 3 – May 19, 2020 (no class April 7, April 14) 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. in room 105 Questions, contact Cathy Metz Cost of book = $10 Registration deadline = Sunday, March 1st   God of Covenant is a 10-session video study…

A Technicolor Promise – March 29

Coming to Genesis UMC! A Technicolor Promise by Allen Pote & Carole McCann. Presented by the Genesis Kids on Sunday March 29 at Alive@9 and 11:20 a.m. Everyone loves a rainbow! It is a wonder of creation, radiating beauty after a rain. More important, as the sign of the covenant, it reminds us of God’s overwhelming love & grace. Through appealing music and drama, A Technicolor Promise retells the events surrounding God’s promise.

Class: Ignorance Is Bliss – Except in Self-Awareness

Have you ever wondered why you react a certain way in situations?  Excel in certain scenarios yet repeat self-defeating patterns in others?  Looked at a friend, co-worker or spouse and wondered why they act the way they do?  Come join the Enneagram class being offered at Genesis UMC  in March and explore some answers.  The Enneagram is an ancient personality typing system, some say dating back to the 4th century, that helps people understand who they are and what makes…

A Musical Day of Worship with Mary McDonald

11:20 a.m. Worship – March 8 Mary is a life-long resident of Knoxville, TN. Her extra-ordinary natural gift of music and exuberant personality have carried her into hearts of people in congregations all over the country. We are excited and will be blessed to worship as she leads us through her music.

Genesis Book Group – February 20

Join us for our February 20th meeting at Sarah Haw’s house where we will discuss The Deep South by acclaimed travel writer Paul Theroux. On road trips spanning four seasons, wending along rural highways, Theroux visits gun shows and small-town churches, laborers in Arkansas, and parts of Mississippi where they still call the farm up the road “the plantation.” He talks to mayors and social workers, writers and reverends, the working poor and farming families — the unsung heroes of…

Shoes 4 Miles Collection

Josh Gibbs collected 387 pairs of shoes for his Shoes 4 Miles non profit. Genesis Unleashed youth spent one evening tying off pairs of shoes, spraying them with disinfectant, and bagging them for Josh to deliver to Soles 4 Souls warehouses in Richmond, VA where they will be shipped to people in need around the world.

30 Days of Cancer Prayers

30 Days of Cancer Prayers, Battling Cancer One Prayer at a Time. This event is sponsored by Cancercompanions.com. People across the country praying the same cancer topic on the same day. Powerful January 26th – February 24th, 2020 View a daily prayer video on different cancer topics from prominent Christians. CHOOSE YOUR WAY TO REGISTER 1) Video prayers to your phone: text the word “cancer” to 57838 to register. 2) Video prayers to your email: https://www.cancer-companions.org/30-days-of-cancer-prayers/ 3) Watch on their Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/cancercomp/. If…

New Lift Study begins March 3

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) begin a new Tuesday morning Bible study on March 3. Register by Sunday, March 1st so that we will have a book for you! A study of Genesis by Jen Wilkin 10 sessions, March 3 – May 19, 2020 (no class April 7, April 14) 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. in room 105 Questions, contact Cathy Metz Cost of book = $10 Registration deadline = Sunday, March 1st   God of Covenant is a 10-session video study…

Concert for a Cause – March 7

Saturday, March 7 3:00 p.m. Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church, Cary Choral Concert featuring Genesis & area church choirs with guest clinician, Mary McDonald Donations of Food for DORCAS accepted at the door Free admission Offering received for DORCAS

Unleashed Youth February News

We have already begun 2020 with two mission nights! For one of those missions we combined a need with a love – we bought underwear and socks for A Note in the Pocket, a non profit that helps clothe kids in need in Wake County with a Target run! We had 37 students, divided into teams, head out with money to go and buy as much as they could with their budget. We had teams at 4 different Targets and…

Music and Drama Camp Registration

Music, Arts Summer Camp Held at First UMC, Cary For rising 3rd – 8th graders Genesis Families: Make your check payable to Genesis UMC and give to Marla. What is the camp all about? Music and Drama Camp offers a performance opportunity for children and youth who are interested in singing and drama as well as creative arts. The camp offers a place to grow in ability to perform in front of others through playing characters, speaking lines, singing and…

Kairos Prison Ministry Event

A group of senior adults came out in January to learn more about the Kairos Prison Ministry. Everyone walked away understanding how important and life-changing this ministry is in bringing the love of God to those who feel forgotten in our local prisons.  On their website, the ministry’s mission statement is…. “The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry is to share the transforming love and forgiveness of Jesus Christ to impact the hearts and lives of incarcerated men, women and youth,…

Adult Christian Education – February 2020

Adult Education classes are offered every Sunday between the 9:00 a.m. and the 11:20 a.m. church services. There are several adult classes to choose from, while your children and youth attend grade level classes.  It’s a place where you can get connected, meet new people, build relationships and learn more about the word of God. Hands of Hope:  Room 105, lower level Anxious for Nothing by Max Lucado Do you feel weighted down with worry? Does the uncertainty and chaos…