Care Ministries

Care Ministries

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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 & LIFE GROUPS In February, all Sunday Morning Christian Education classes will meet in the Worship Room for the Equipping Disciples Study: Why Christianity? with Andrew Hodges. Class studies will resume in March. Choose…
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Prayer Calendar – February 2023

God’s command to “pray without ceasing” is founded on the necessity we have of His grace to preserve the life of God in the soul, which can no more subsist one moment without it, that the body can without air. John Wesley Join us in praying for the people and topics on the January prayer calendar.

Prayer in Worship January 29

Kim Moser led prayer time in Worship on Sunday, January 29, 2023. Kim has graciously shared it, as several members have asked that we post a copy of her prayer. Thank you, God, that You have drawn us apart from the busy world out there into the quiet of Your house. In the center of this crowded day, we’ve come into this place of light and peace, where we can keep a holy calm. And we come with holy fear…

Prayer of Renewal

The love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us. Romans 5:5 NASB Lord, I am no longer my own, but Yours. Put me to what You will, rank me with whom You will. Let me be employed by You or laid aside for You, exalted for You or brought low by You. Let me have all things, let me have nothing, I freely and heartily yield all things to…
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Prayer Calendar – January 2023

God’s command to “pray without ceasing” is founded on the necessity we have of His grace to preserve the life of God in the soul, which can no more subsist one moment without it, that the body can without air. John Wesley Join us in praying for the people and topics on the January prayer calendar.

Christmas Prayer & Devotional

The Genesis Prayer ministry invites you to spend personal time with God in prayer and devotion this Christmas time. We have laid out a Genesis Prays service for you to do on your own. It will take you about 20-25 minutes to step through the service. Included are scripture, music, a Christmas testimony and prayer by Becci & Emilia Monge, and a time to pray for the people and the world. May you be blessed by this time with God.…

Prayer Calendar – December 2022

Rejoice always, pray continually, and give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Join us each day in Advent by praying for the people and topics on the December prayer calendar.

Prayer for LIFT Bible Study

A prayer service was held for the Ladies in Faith Together (LIFT) group on November 15, 2022. Opening Prayer Dear heavenly father, you have called us here today for a divine appointment with you. May we be still and know that you are God. Lord, help us, no matter the circumstances, to see you in our lives. In the eyes of the people we encounter may we see your love. In the ups and downs of life may we feel…

Prayer for Discernment for the Way Forward

Dear gracious and merciful God, as we bow before in you in prayer, our hearts seek to draw ever closer to you. You are the creator God, who first breathed life into Adam and Eve, and continue to breathe life into each of us, pouring out the gift of your Holy Spirit upon all who come before you with repentant hearts and confess your Son Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. What a glorious gift it is to be in…

Congregational Care

Are you able to participate in a caring ministry that sends cards, makes calls and occasional visits? We have congregants that live alone and would benefit from Christian fellowship and a connection with the Genesis congregation. If you would like to participate in this ministry, contact Kim Kligerman, kkligerman@genesis-umc.org. For more information on Care Ministries, go to https://genesis-umc.org/ministry/care/

Prayer Calendar – November 2022

Rejoice always, pray continually, and give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Join us each day in praying for the people and topics on the monthly prayer calendar.

Prayer for Genesis Care Ministries

Father In Heaven, Father, You are good.  Lord, You call us to pray to You, talk with You; to bring our concerns and cares to You; to seek Your guidance and direction; to ask for Your help for ourselves and others, and for peace for our world. We come to you for blessing and help for all who care for others.  Caring for others takes many forms, at many places, and at any time.  It should be carved into our…

Prayer for Stewardship

Heavenly Father, thank you for gift of your Son.  We are so grateful that you planned long ago for our redemption and reconciliation to You.   Move in us, Holy Spirit, so that we may continue to grow spiritually and make disciples of Jesus Christ, transforming the lives of others.  Remind us that everything we have comes from You, and we are to be good stewards of all you have given us. We confess, Lord, that we do not always put…
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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.

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.