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Adult Studies

Life is better surrounded by friends! Enjoy fellowship and insight with your Christian friends at Genesis. Scroll to an area of interest: 5 Ways to Strengthen Your Marriage… Adult Christian Education Updated February 22 Back Porch Gatherings Winter hiatus Disciple Bible Studies Genesis Book Group Updated February 25 LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) updated February 22 Man2Man “5 Ways To Strengthen Your Marriage…When You’re Stuck At Home Together“ by Gary Chapman Let’s gather with other couples! You could come away…

Genesis Library

We’ve received a lot of comments about this article on the Genesis Library! There seems to be much interest in the books available. Here is a reprint in case you missed it! Did you know that Genesis UMC has a library downstairs in room 109? You can view or search the inventory of books available by opening the link below. Genesis UMC on LibraryThing.com LibraryThing is a wonderful way to find books the church has available for checkout. Search for…

5 Ways To Strengthen Your Marriage…

“5 Ways To Strengthen Your Marriage…When You’re Stuck At Home Together“ by Gary Chapman Let’s gather with other couples! You could come away with ideas on date nights or neat ways to show love toward your spouse! All this while growing deeper spiritually in your marriage. A different couple will lead each week, each with different life experiences, different lengths of marriage, and interesting viewpoints. Our wonderful leaders are Craig & Marla Ham, Jack & Ruth Johnson, John & Malana…

Lenten Studies

We welcome all adults to join us for a Lenten study on ZOOM. Choose a study and email the class facilitator for the ZOOM link. Seekers, Sundays at 10:00 am via ZOOM Begins February 21 : “The Glory of the Cross” by Tim ChesterReadings begin: Ash Wednesday February 17 6-week study – Easter is supposed to be the high-point of the year for Christians, where we remember the three days that changed history forever. But for many of us, the day…

5 Ways To Strengthen Your Marriage…

“5 Ways To Strengthen Your Marriage…When You’re Stuck At Home Together“ by Gary Chapman Let’s gather with other couples! You could come away with ideas on date nights or neat ways to show love toward your spouse! All this while growing deeper spiritually in your marriage. A different couple will lead each week, each with different life experiences, different lengths of marriage, and interesting viewpoints. Our wonderful leaders are Craig & Marla Ham, Jack & Ruth Johnson, John & Malana…

Genesis Prays for College Students

Wednesday January 27 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday January 27 on Zoom. Our prayer focus is for College Students. Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or let us know you would like to attend by emailing GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org. We will send you the zoom link. How can we pray for you? Prayer requests may be sent to prayer@genesis-umc.org.

Prayer Focus: Genesis Christian Preschool

Gracious and Holy God, Help us to move through this time of uncertainty and chaos and continue our walk with You.  Give us discernment and guidance, hold us in the palm of your hand.  Help us remember we are Your children.  “Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” We come together as one to pray for the preschool, an outreach ministry of Genesis…where we teach…

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 &…

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…

LIFT begins “Exodus: Relentless Pursuit of Us”

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) meets Tuesdays at 10:00 am via ZOOM. All ladies are invited. For more information, contact Susan Ross lift@genesis-umc.org. January 12-March 2, 2021: “Exodus: God’s Relentless Pursuit of Us” by Ashley McNary In this eight week study, we will read through almost every word in the book of Exodus and study what they tell us about God. The Bible isn’t about the characters. The Bible is about God. The narrative is telling the story of a God bringing…

Genesis Library

Did you know that Genesis UMC has a library downstairs in room 109? You can view or search the inventory of books available by opening the link below. Genesis UMC on LibraryThing.com LibraryThing is a wonderful way to find books the church has available for checkout. Search for a topic such as prayer, names of books or people of the Bible, spiritual growth, care, marriage, aging, grief, love, forgiveness, etc. LibraryThing includes a description of the book, the author, number…

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 &…

Seekers Class: “You Are Never Alone”

Seekers, Sundays at 10:00 am Starting January 10: “You Are Never Alone” by Max Lucado When life feels depleted, does God care? I’m facing an onslaught of challenges; will God help? When life grows dark and stormy, does God notice? I’m facing the fear of death; will God help me? The answer in the life-giving miracles in the Gospel of John is a resounding yes. In You Are Never Alone, Max Lucado looks at the miracles of Jesus as recorded…

LIFT begins “Exodus: Relentless Pursuit of Us”

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) meets Tuesdays at 10:00 am via ZOOM. All ladies are invited. For more information, contact Susan Ross lift@genesis-umc.org. January 12-March 2, 2021: “Exodus: God’s Relentless Pursuit of Us” by Ashley McNary In this eight week study, we will read through almost every word in the book of Exodus and study what they tell us about God. The Bible isn’t about the characters. The Bible is about God. The narrative is telling the story of a God bringing…

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…

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…