Adult Ministry

Adult Ministry

Adult Zoom Christian Education

Join an Adult Christian Education Class Connect, Learn and Feel Love from God and our church family! Watch a video or read scripture and have weekly discussions via Zoom. The following classes are underway. Choose a study and meeting time, then email the class facilitator for study information, log-ins and Zoom invites before the class!! Email your Adult Ministry Leaders for zoom meeting information or with any questions – Malana Houser & Pam Smith at adults@genesis-umc.org Seekers, Sundays at 10 am “Following the Messiah” begins Sunday…

“Following the Messiah” study

Looking for an opportunity to study God’s word on Sunday? The Seekers Class will begin “Following the Messiah” on Sunday June 21 at 10:00 am via ZOOM. See the gospel through a different lens as two men explore the places where Jesus lived during His life on earth in Appian Media’s Following The Messiah. Get up close to the ruins of the ancient city of Capernaum, take a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee, and walk through the arid wilderness…

The Book of Jonah begins June 7

The Hands of Hope will start a new study Sunday June 7 @ 10:10 am on ZOOM lead by Jeff Cooper, “The Book of Jonah” by Eric Mason. “At the end of the day, God is less concerned with what we do for Him than who we are in Him. Few figures illustrate that truth better than Jonah. Focused on the prophet rather than his prophecy, the story of Jonah gives us a picture of a man on the run…

“The Reason for God” ZOOM Study Begins Tonight!

New Adult Study begins tonight! The Searching Our Heritage/Discipleship class begins “The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism” by Timothy Keller. How could a loving God send people to hell? Why does he allow suffering? Can one religion be “right” and the others “wrong”? Responding to the questions of open skeptics and ardent believers, Keller draws from literature, philosophy, reason, and real-life conversations to explain how faith in a Christian God is a soundly rational belief.  Contact Adults@genesis-umc.org if…

Virtual Adult Christian Education

Join an Adult Sunday School Class Connect, Learn and Feel Love from God and our church family! Watch a video or read scripture, then have weekly discussions via Zoom. The following classes will be starting soon….choose a study and meeting time, then email the class facilitator for Study log ins and Zoom invites before the date of the first class!! §  Hands of Hope   (begins 4/12)             “The Power of Jesus’ Names” by Tony Evans             Video + Zoom Discussion – Sundays at 10:10 am             Led…

Book Group – March 19

Bestselling author Liza Mundy brings to life a riveting story of American courage, service, and scientific accomplishment. A strict vow of secrecy nearly erased this real-life episode from history. Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers Who Helped Win World War II is the astonishing, untold story of the young American women who cracked key Axis codes, helping to secure Allied victory and revolutionizing the field of cryptanalysis. (GoodReads website) Join us at Lynn Mull’s home,…

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…

Adult Christian Education – March

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 Starting March 15: The Case for Easter with Lee Strobel In The Case for Easter, Lee looks at…

Senior Movie Night – March 12

Join us for a light dinner, movie and snacks on Thursday, March 12 from 4 – 6 pm.  We will enjoy dinner and fellowship in God’s Light Cafe and watch the movie Wesley (about the founder of Methodism), while indulging in some movie snacks and desserts in Room 212.  Sign up in the Gathering Hall!  We look forward to seeing you there!!

Seniors Are Full of Heart!

Seniors are full of heart! We all had such a fun  time making cards and enjoyed lots of laughs and fellowship. There are some really skilled people in our senior group. We had Valentine treats and were instructed by a card artist. Fun was had by all!

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…