Get Connected!

Get Connected!

Get involved in the missions and ministries of Genesis UMC! On this page you will find links to missions and ministry pages, sign-ups for email communications, worship volunteers, classes, events, and mission & ministry opportunities.

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  • Music, Arts Summer Camp
  • Held at First UMC, Cary
  • For rising 3rd – 8th graders

Genesis Families: Make your check payable to Genesis UMC and give to Marla.

What is the camp all about? Music and Drama Camp offers a performance opportunity for children and youth who are interested in singing and drama as well as creative arts. The camp offers a place to grow in ability to perform in front of others through playing characters, speaking lines, singing and movement and creative arts. This years musical will be MORE POWER TO YOU! by Kim Ingram, Joe Milton and Heather Olson. KIM INGRAM WILL BE WITH US IN PERSON!!

Who is eligible?  All children and youth who will be entering grades 3 – 8 in the summer or fall of 2020 and have an interest in performing are eligible to attend. Camper participation in the *Final Progam is required. Rising 9 – 12 graders are welcome to come as servants to help with camp sessions.

Click here to register!

Help Out! Genesis is a volunteer-driven community and we need you to make things work!

We are seeking Ushers, Greeters, Worship Coordinators, Communion Stewards, Audio / Video Technicians, Welcome Hosts, Coffee Fellowship Hosts, and Counters to share the work of the church on Sunday mornings. Sign up today!

The Altar Guild prepares the Worship Room on Saturdays for Sunday worship services. Individuals serve on a rotational basis.
Serve on the ALTAR GUILD

Greeters share a kind word, open a door, offer a handshake and lend a helping hand as people enter the church.
Serve as a GREETER

The welcome hosts are in the gathering hall to greet and assist our guests each Sunday.

The church ushers welcome people, offer them a bulletin and help them get seated in our worship room. They help those with special needs and provide directions as needed.
Join the USHERS

Communion Stewards prepare the bread and juice prior to the service, and serve the communion elements during worship.

Join the Coffee Hosts in setting up, refilling and cleaning up our coffee fellowship time. Many hands makes light work!
Serve as a COFFEE HOST

The AV team control the audio and video portion of our worship services from the back of the worship room.
Join the AV TEAM

The Worship Coordinator’s responsibility is to make sure the worship room is prepared, and that things needed for the service are in place.

The Counter’s responsibility is to help count and deposit the offering.
Serve as a COUNTER

Worship Servant Schedules and Hospitality Guidelines

Hebrews, The Nearness of King Jesus” by Lisa Harper
7 sessions, January 14 – February 25, 2020
10 am – 12 pm in Room 105
Cost of book = $10
Registration deadline = Sunday, Jan. 5th

Questions? contact

The Book of Hebrews highlights two contrasting realities. Jesus is supreme yet approachable. Join us in this study as Lisa Harper gets to the heart of the matter: Jesus is an up-close   Redeemer.  This study will help you engage and treasure the Book of Hebrews as you draw near to the approachable Savior.

Sign Up:

Want to learn more about the Bible and how it can relate to you today? Two Disciple Classes will begin in January on Sunday nights @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.

Disciple 1 – Long Term (34 weeks)

Begins January 5, 2020

Disciple 1 is a prerequisite for any of the other Disciple studies. Disciple 1 goes through the entire  Bible.

Invitation to Psalms – Short Term (10 weeks)

Begins January 26, 2020

If you have questions about Disciple studies, contact Susan Ross

Sign up:

Another 9-week Financial Peace University (“FPU”) class starts January 12th, 2:00 – 3:45 pm, room 105, Genesis United Methodist Church, 850 High House Rd., Cary. Topics covered in this proven, biblically-focused class:

➢ how to reduce debt
➢ save an emergency fund
➢ ways to purchase items
➢ insurance types needed and shop for
➢ investments for retirement
➢ investments for college
➢ techniques to buy/sell a home
➢ Communicate better with each other
➢ Give more (it’s all HIS but he lets you keep 90%)
➢ In short, handle God’s money, Gods’ way!

All are welcome. Childcare will be offered. FPU Graduates interested in repeating, please contact us first. Nick and Sue Caronna,

Sign up:

Serving is Biblical – it is what God wants us to do. We are offering a spiritual gifts class so that you can discover how you can serve God and His Kingdom in a joyful way, in the way that God has gifted you to serve. 

A spiritual gift is given to each of us so we can help each other. All together we are Christ’s body, and each of you is a part of it. 

Discover your spiritual gifts and passion for serving in the body of Christ. God provides gifts throughout your life.  It may be time to take this class again!  This class will meet on Sundays during the Christian Education hour, February 2—March 15, 2020

Sign up:

Serve at the Dorcas Food Pantry on Saturdays on a rotating schedule.

View our schedule by clicking here

Contact Jean McCullough

Genesis Music Ministry is seeking musicians!

  • Praise Team Singers
  • Instrumentalists
  • Choir
  • Children’s Choir workers
  • Adult Handbells
  • Youth Handbells
  • Reflect & Renew Musicians

Contact our Music Director, Marla Ham to let her know your interest.

Contact Marla Ham

10 to another the working of miracles, to another prophecy, to another the ability to distinguish between spirits, to another various kinds of tongues, to another the interpretation of tongues.

1 Corinthians 12:27

27 Now you are the body of Christ and individually members of it. (ESV)