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November Toy Drive

Genesis will hold a TOY DRIVE in November to fill the annuual Christmas Shop for families of our Congregations 4 Children School, Kingswood Elementary. Each year, we partner with Kingswood Elementary to set up a Christmas Shop for low-income families whose children attend their school. Parents will come to the shop and pick out free gifts for their children. We also provide activities for their children, so that parents can shop while the children play or do crafts. How can…
little girls and boys having fun playing with colorful balls

Outdoor Toy Collection

Genesis UMC is collecting outdoor toys for Kingswood Elementary and Genesis Preschool! Drop off items at Genesis UMC in the collection box near the front entrance from now through September 10th! Here are the items we are collecting: Genesis Preschool Kingswood Elementary

Mission News

December 2022 Genesis UMC Missions News Kingswood We have all 25 of our Kingswood teachers adopted and they have been receiving notes and love from our 25 sponsor families.  Patsy Saxon, our Kingswood birthday fairy, has been sending in a special treat to all of the staff on their birthday months.  She is also loving on our Genesis Preschool teachers by honoring their birthdays as well. Our Kingswood Christmas Shop was a huge success!  It showed us just how amazing…

Down East Mission April 16

Join the Genesis Down East Mission Team this Saturday, April 16 as we travel down East to repair and rebuild homes. Please let Julio Alvarez know if you plan to join them. downeast@genesis-umc.org Work/travel schedule: Work/travel schedule:6:45 AM – Meet at the church parking lot.7:00 AM – Depart from the church parking lot~8:15 AM – Arrive at work location (Depend on travel time)8:15 AM – 12:00PM – Work12:00 PM – 1:00PM – Lunch1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Work2:30 PM…

Down East Mission March 19

Join the Genesis Down East Mission Team this Saturday, March 19 as we travel down East to repair and rebuild homes. Please let Julio Alvarez know if you plan to join them. downeast@genesis-umc.org Work/travel schedule:6:45 AM – Meet at the Genesis church parking lot.7:00 AM – Depart from the church parking lot~8:15 AM – Arrive at work location (Depend on travel time)8:15 AM – 12:00PM – Work12:00 PM – 1:00PM – Lunch1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Work2:30 PM –…

Down East Mission February 19!

Join the Genesis Down East Mission Team this Saturday, February 19 as we travel down East to repair and rebuild homes. Our assignment : Demo and rebuild a deck at an old Habitat home at Mount Olive. Please let Julio Alvarez know if you plan to join them. downeast@genesis-umc.org Work/travel schedule:6:45 AM – Meet at the Genesis church parking lot.7:00 AM – Depart from the church parking lot~8:15 AM – Arrive at work location (Depend on travel time)8:15 AM –…

C4C : Kingswood Elementary 2020-21

Genesis UMC adopted Kingswood Elementary school in Cary, NC several years ago as our Congregations for Children (C4C) school. Genesis supported Kingswood Elementary in the 2020-2021 school year by donating Walmart and Food Lion gift cards for their Feeding Friends program. The cards were given to families who are food insecure. We provided 22 bags of food which were distributed at Genesis UMC in December to families identified by the staff at Kingswood. Each bag contained canned and dried goods…

Thank You from Dorcas Ministries

Genesis partners with Dorcas Ministries on High House Road to provide services to our community. Here is the most recent report from Dorcas Ministries Development Director, Rose Cornelious; Executive Director, Howard Manning; and Director of Client Services, Jill Straight. May 10, 2021. I’d like to thank you for your support.  Since 1968, Dorcas Ministries has addressed the needs of struggling people in Cary and Morrisville.  Together, we put food on tables, help people avoid eviction, assist with educational pursuits, ensure…

2020 Genesis Missions Review

2020 was a challenge, but thanks to your generosity, we rose up to meet it. Here is a small overview of some of the many ways we loved on others this year because of your time, gifts and service!