Past Events

Past Events

May 18 – 21, 2020

Pile the Porch Food Drive

Dorcas Food Pantry anticipates an increase in families seeking food assistance in the coming weeks. Help us keep their pantry stocked by participating in the PILE THE PORCH Food Drive Monday, May 18- Thursday, May 21. These are items the Food Pantry is in most need of: Saltines/crackers Canned Mix Vegetables Canned Carrots Meat – ground beef, ground turkey, chicken Canned Meat Salt Cake/Baking Mixes Cooking Oil Instant Potatoes Chef Boyardee meals Toothpaste Toothbrush Diapers – size 6 Paper Towels…
Apr 5 – 12, 2020

Holy Week

Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday and carries on through Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday. It is a time for Christians to reflect on Jesus’ journey to the Cross, beginning with his triumphal entry into Jerusalem and concluding with his lonely trek from the Upper Room through Gethsemane and ultimately to Calvary and the empty tomb. Join us in worship ONLINE! During this time of social distancing, we invite you to join us from your home every Sunday…
Mar 12, 2020

Senior Movie and Dinner

Come 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!!
Mar 8, 2020

A Musical Day in Worship with Mary McDonald

Mary is a life-long resident of Knoxville, TN. Her extra-ordinary natural gift of music and exuberant personality have carried her into hearts of people in congregations all over the country. We are excited and will be blessed to worship as she leads us through her music.
Mar 8, 2020

Alive at 9 Top Ten

Come to a musical service of Worship on Sunday March 8 at Alive@9 with the Genesis Praise Band. We will be singing the congregations top ten contemporary worship songs!
Mar 7, 2020

Concert for a Cause

Choral Concert featuring Genesis & area church choirs with guest clinician, Mary McDonald Food Donations for DORCAS accepted at the door Free admission Offering received for DORCAS
Feb 26, 2020

Ash Wednesday Worship Service

The season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 26. We will celebrate worship @ 7:00 p.m. with the imposition of ashes.   The ashes are a sign of our mortality and penitence, so that we may remember that only by God’s gracious gift we are given everlasting life, through Jesus Christ our Savior.
Feb 23, 2020

Newcomers’ Lunch

We would like to extend you an opportunity to get to know us a little better. We invite you to participate in a Newcomers’ Lunch on Sunday, February 23 at 12:45 pm in room 212, just behind the Genesis worship room. We will eat delicious food and hear from Pastor Craig speak about the beliefs, vision and core values of Genesis UMC. Our goal is to inform you about who we are and help you on your next steps, whatever…
Feb 22, 2020

Hats for Duke

HAT CUTTING MORNING plus SEWING DEMONSTRATIONS 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 to sew. Please include your name when returning completed hats to room 212…
Feb 7, 2020

Senior Adults! Valentine Fun February 7

Enjoy Valentine snacks and fellowship There’s a card making demonstration..go home with a card to give a friend! Sign up in the Gathering Hall through February 2 *We will also collect baking items for Dorcas.( muffin and cookie mixes)* NOW is a great time to start a new thing for the new year!!! Come mingle with your senior friends!
Dec 22, 2019 – Feb 2, 2020

Invitation to Psalms

Want to learn more about the Bible and how it can relate to you today? Make a deeper connection to the world of the Psalms so that these well known scriptures can help you give voice to all aspects of our human experience–joy, faith, uncertainty and sorrow. This short term Disciple Bible study meets Sunday nights from 5-7 pm beginning January 26 for 10 weeks.
Jan 26, 2020

Dr. J. Warren Smith

Genesis is honored to welcome the Dr. J. Warren Smith of Duke Divinity School in January 2020. Dr. Smith will teach on Sunday mornings, 10:10 -11:05 am in the Genesis Worship Room.
Jan 25, 2020

Methodist Build

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! The work is done on Thursdays, Fridays but mainly Saturdays from 8:30 to about 3:00. You must be 16 or older to  participate.  Habitat will have all the tools needed. You are also free to bring your own. Register at If you have…
Dec 8, 2019 – Jan 19, 2020

Financial Peace University

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…
Dec 24, 2019

Christmas Eve Worship

Joy to the World, the Lord is Come! A family oriented worship service will be held at 5:00 pm. A Candlelight service with Holy Communion will be held at 7:00 pm. All are welcome.