Local Missions

Local Missions

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

Mission: Hats for Duke – February 22

HAT CUTTING MORNING plus SEWING DEMONSTRATIONS Saturday February 22 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 pm Genesis UMC, Room 212 upstairs NEW HOME SEWERS NEEDED A.S.A.P. to help provide even more hats this year for our friends at Duke Hospital experiencing hair loss due to cancer treatment. Come and see how EASY and QUICK our BEANIE and TURBAN style hats are to sew! CUT HAT PIECES are stored in room 212 cupboard. Sewers can take home as many as you are able…

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

Hats for Duke February 22

HAT CUTTING MORNING plus SEWING DEMONSTRATIONS Saturday February 22 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 pm Genesis UMC, Room 212 upstairs NEW HOME SEWERS NEEDED A.S.A.P. to help provide even more hats this year for our friends at Duke Hospital experiencing hair loss due to cancer treatment. Come and see how EASY and QUICK our BEANIE and TURBAN style hats are to sew! CUT HAT PIECES are stored in room 212 cupboard. Sewers can take home as many as you are able…

2019 Methodist Build

Genesis Build Day – Saturday November 23! Seeking at least 10 Genesis Members & Friends. Genesis has joined with  Habitat for Humanity Wake County, other UMC’s and two other coalitions to build affordable townhomes in southeast Raleigh. This year’s build is called the Trinity Build. It takes a lot of volunteers! Saturday November 23th is Genesis Build Day.   We are committed to provide at least 10 Genesis Members to help with the build on that day. If you can hold…

Angel Tree

Our Angel Tree Collection is November 16 – December 8. We are sponsoring 20 children through Western Wake Health and Family Services. Come to God’s Light Cafe at Genesis. Choose an angel and bless a child.

Seeking Sewers

Collect and sew hats for Duke cancer patients. Hats are cut out and waiting for you with sewing instructions in the cupboard in room 212. Thank you for blessing these cancer patients.   Watch for our hat cutting events, held multiple times a year. Duke Cancer patients are very grateful for the hats, which are given free of charge. Many thanks to Spoonflower for the fabric donations. Contact Olwyn Oxenham

PICO – Partners in Christ Outreach

PICO stands for Partners in Christ Outreach.  David Gardener organized PICO to support the Cary Community through home repairs and yardwork for people in our community who cannot afford to pay for this work. Requests come from Dorcas ministries, the Carying Place and Meals on Wheels recipients as well as the church family.  Dave welcomes those who would like to assist in this ministry to our community. Get on his email list to be contacted as   projects come up quickly.…

2019 Methodist Build

If you were in church on September 8th, you heard our guest  preacher, Alta Whitt, ask a simple but convicting question – “what are you holding in your hand?” This was in reference to . God had told Moses he would lead the Hebrew people out of Egypt. Moses questioned his abilities, asking “who I am I to lead them?” God then turned Moses’ ordinary staff into a snake, showing that God can turn our simplest tools into something extraordinary.…

Kingswood Feeding Friends

Genesis partners with Kingswood Elementary school, a downtown Cary STEM magnet school as our Congregations for Children (C4C) initiative. Every Friday that school is in session, at 9:30 AM you will find Genesis members packing produce for kids in need. We pack produce that is in season for over 30 families in the free and reduced lunch program. We are always seeking people to help. Sign in at the Kingswood Elementary front office and come to the cafeteria.  Contact Linda…

Blessing of a Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving Meals were delivered to 7 families of Western Wake Human Services. That is two SUV’s full of food! Thank you to all the Bible Study classes that supported this mission.  

Genesis Responds to Food Pantry Needs

Genesis provided a truckload of canned fruit and baking goods to Dorcas Ministries food Pantry this week.  The need for food is great this season. Sharing our blessings with others is how we live into our core values… Love God, Love Neighbor, Serve Others.