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Care Ministries

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 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…

Genesis Prays for Gods’ Glory to Shine Across the Earth

Wednesday December 23 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday December 23 on Zoom. Our prayer focus is for Gods’ Glory to Shine Across the Earth. We lift up Genesis UMC, our pastor, staff and congregation, and community. Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org.

Prayer Focus: Renewal of Strength

Heavenly Father, We thank you and praise you for your mercy and goodness.  Thank your for your presence here and always. Lord, this has been a challenging year.  The natural disasters – the fires, hurricanes, and floods, the political division and social unrest, and the pandemic have hurt us physically, economically, emotionally, and spiritually.  So many have suffered from illness, lost loved ones, lost their jobs or businesses, or suffered because of separation from friends and family.  We feel helpless,…

12 Tips for Navigating the Holidays While Hurting

Reprinted with Permission from Lifeway FactsandTrends.net Extracted from an article written by Laura Petherbridge The year 2020 has been exceptionally difficult for all of us. The holiday season can be an excruciating time of year for those experiencing a loss. In addition to the pandemic and the death of a loved one, long term solitude, a divorce, illness, family trauma, job loss, or moving to a new location can cause serious depression. Take a moment during this season of “good cheer” and…

Genesis Prays for Renewal of Strength

Wednesday December 9 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday December 9 on Zoom as we lift up our church, community, nation and world. Our prayer focus will be Renewal of Strength. Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org. Hosted by the Genesis UMC Prayer ministry.

12 Tips for Navigating the Holidays While Hurting

Reprinted with Permission from Lifeway FactsandTrends.net Extracted from an article written by Laura Petherbridge The year 2020 has been exceptionally difficult for all of us. The holiday season can be an excruciating time of year for those experiencing a loss. In addition to the pandemic and the death of a loved one, long term solitude, a divorce, illness, family trauma, job loss, or moving to a new location can cause serious depression. Take a moment during this season of “good cheer” and…

Genesis Prays … for Veterans

Wednesday November 11 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday November 11 on Zoom as we lift up our church, community, nation and world. Our focus this week is to pray for our Veterans. Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org. Hosted by the Genesis UMC Prayer ministry.

Genesis: A Stephen Ministry Congregation

Are you going through a difficult time? COVID-19 and the social unrest in the world have many of us feeling anxious. We miss our family and friends. We want to go out and do – whatever!   All of us are grieving the things we cannot do.  Other more personal life crises continue. If you are experiencing anxiety or a life crisis of any type, consider speaking with a Stephen Minister. Your Genesis Stephen Ministry is a team of 15 Christian…

Genesis Prays … for Fall Mission Trip

Wednesday October 14 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM Join us this Wednesday October 14 on Zoom as we lift up our church, community, nation and world. Our focus this week is Genesis Fall Mission Trip Zoom meeting information is posted Wednesday on the Genesis UMC Member facebook page, or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org. Hosted by the Genesis UMC Prayer ministry.

Genesis Prays this Wednesday

Wednesday September 23 @ 7:00 pm on ZOOM You are invited to come together to pray for those in our congregation and community in need of prayer. We lift up Genesis UMC, our community, nation and world. Our focus prayer this week lifts up our Stephen Ministers, their care recipients and all who give or receive care. Genesis Prays meetings last approximately 30 minutes. For ZOOM meeting information check your email, our member facebook page or email GenesisPrays@genesis-umc.org. Hosted by…

New Journey – September 3

New Journey is a group for widowed men and women who meet for fellowship and Christian support. New Journey will is meeting via ZOOM on the first Thursday of each month. The September meeting is Thursday, September 3 at 1:00 pm. For the ZOOM meeting information or any questions, email widowed@genesis-umc.org

Before Amen: The Power of a Simple Prayer

Before Amen: The Power of a Simple Prayer Do you struggle with prayer? Let go of your uncertainties, trust that God hears you, and embrace a prayer life that brings peace and trust. This 4 week study with Max Lucado will introduce you to a simple way to have conversation with God. Videos will be watched together during class. Class meets Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m., September 3, 10, 17, 24. Video and Zoom discussion facilitated by Kim Kligerman. Sign up…

Before Amen: The Power of a Simple Prayer

Before Amen: The Power of a Simple Prayer This is a 4 week ZOOM Bible Study with Max Lucado. Class will meet Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m., September 3,10, 17, 24. A Zoom link will be sent to you. Facilitated by Kim Kligerman. Sign up for Thursdays @ 10 am In this four-session video-based study, bestselling author Max Lucado reveals his struggles with prayer and how he discovered the simple tool everyone has been given to have a conversation with God.…

New Journey resumes on ZOOM August 6

New Journey is a group for widowed men and women who meet for fellowship and Christian support. New Journey will resume meeting via ZOOM on Thursday, August 6 at 1:00 pm, and will meet monthly on the first Thursday of each month. For the ZOOM information to join our gathering or any questions, email widowed@genesis-umc.org