The Kingstowne Communion

We exist to gather people into communion with Jesus Christ.

About the show

Welcome to the Table! You are listening to the Kingstowne Communion podcast, with lead pastor Michelle Matthews. The Kingstowne Communion is a new United Methodist church existing to gather people into communion with Jesus Christ through courageous conversation, creative community, and collaborating for the common good. We worship at Island Creek Elementary School (7855 Morning View Lane) every Sunday at 10am. For more information about upcoming events and opportunities to serve, visit our Facebook page, facebook.com/kingstownecommunion. We’re glad that you are listening along with us. If you live close by, we hope you’ll join us in person for worship, and if you feel inclined to help us by giving financially, you can do so on our website, kingstownecommunion.net.

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Episodes

  • Mister Rogers: Mentionable & Manageable

    January 7th, 2020  |  36 mins 40 secs
    a neighbor just like you, anger, be kind to yourself, conflict, control, empathy, feelings, fred rogers, goodness, happiness, heaven, i like you just the way you are, it's a beautiful day in the neighborhood, it's such a good feeling, kindness, loving yourself, mister rogers, mr. rogers, neighbor, neighborhood, neighboring, sadness, self-awareness, self-evaluation, the art of neighboring, won't you be my neighbor

    Sunday, January 5, 2020 | Epiphany Sunday | Michelle preaches the first week of our winter sermon series "A Neighbor Just Like You" on the faith of Mister Rogers, focusing on Luke 12. Bret and the band lead us in "Stand in Your Love" and "You Say."

  • Mister Rogers Intro (Sabbath Sunday)

    January 3rd, 2020  |  32 mins 6 secs
    a neighbor just like you, anger, be kind to yourself, conflict, control, empathy, feelings, fred rogers, goodness, happiness, heaven, i like you just the way you are, it's a beautiful day in the neighborhood, it's such a good feeling, kindness, loving yourself, mister rogers, mr. rogers, neighbor, neighborhood, neighboring, sadness, self-awareness, self-evaluation, the art of neighboring, won't you be my neighbor

    Sunday, December 29, 2019 | Sabbath Sunday | Michelle and Bret introduce our winter sermon series entitled "A Neighbor Just Like You" on the faith of Mr. Rogers with some classic Mr. Rogers hits and a little intro, connected to the story of the Incarnation and arrival of the wisemen at Epiphany, about why Mr. Rogers might just be the dose of kindness and honesty we need right now.

  • Christmas at the Barn | "But..."

    January 2nd, 2020  |  18 mins 29 secs
    advent, and he shall be called, christmas, emmanue, everlasting father, great redeemer, name, name above all names, names of jesus, son of god, son of man, wonderful counselor

    Monday, December 23, 2019 | Christmas at the Barn 2019 | Michelle preaches from the Christmas text in Luke 2 in a Christmas message entitled "But..." at the barn at Nalls Produce. Bret and the band lead us in two contemporary Christmas hymns: "Light of the World" and "Behold Him."

  • He Shall Be Called...Everlasting Lord

    January 2nd, 2020  |  28 mins 4 secs
    advent, and he shall be called, christmas, emmanue, everlasting father, great redeemer, name, name above all names, names of jesus, son of god, son of man, wonderful counselor

    Sunday, December 22, 2019 | 4th Sunday of Advent | Michelle preaches from the end of Luke 1, the story of Mary, Elizabeth, and Mary's magnificat, as we continue our Advent series entitled "And He Shall Be Called." Bret and the band lead us in "Mary Did You Know?" and "Advent Hymn."

  • Advent Prayer 8: Bread of Life

    December 23rd, 2019  |  10 mins 36 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    4th Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • He Shall Be Called...Son of God

    December 21st, 2019  |  30 mins 15 secs
    advent, and he shall be called, christmas, emmanue, everlasting father, great redeemer, name, name above all names, names of jesus, son of god, son of man, wonderful counselor

    Sunday, December 15, 2019 | 3rd Sunday of Advent | Michelle preaches from the second half of Matthew 1, the story of Joseph, as we continue our Advent series entitled "And He Shall Be Called." Bret and the band lead us in two new Advent/Christmas songs: "Light of the World" and "Gather 'Round Ye Children Come".

  • Advent Prayer 7: The Judge

    December 20th, 2019  |  11 mins 41 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    3rd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • Advent Prayer 6: The Good Shepherd

    December 18th, 2019  |  10 mins 19 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    3rd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • Advent Prayer 5: The Great High Priest

    December 16th, 2019  |  9 mins 48 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    3rd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • Advent Prayer 4: The Way, the Truth, & the Life

    December 13th, 2019  |  13 mins 23 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    2nd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • He Shall Be Called...Great Redeemer

    December 12th, 2019  |  18 mins 31 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    Sunday, December 8, 2019 | 2nd Sunday of Advent (abbreviated service followed by Rise Against Hunger meal-packing) | Michelle preaches from John 1:6-8, 19-28, as we continue our Advent series entitled "And He Shall Be Called." Bret and the band lead us in "O Come O Come Emmanuel" and "Rising Sun".

  • Advent Prayer 3: Root of David

    December 11th, 2019  |  12 mins 16 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    2nd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • Advent Prayer 2: Lord of Lords

    December 9th, 2019  |  11 mins 24 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    2nd Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • He Shall Be Called...Wonderful Counselor

    December 5th, 2019  |  34 mins 33 secs
    advent, and he shall be called, christmas, emmanue, everlasting father, great redeemer, name, name above all names, names of jesus, son of god, son of man, wonderful counselor

    Sunday, December 1, 2019 | 1st Sunday of Advent | Michelle preaches from Isaiah 40:1-11, as we begin our Advent series entitled "And He Shall Be Called." Bret and the band lead us in two contemporary Christmas tunes, "God with Us" and our new theme song "Unto Us."

  • Advent Prayer 1: The Word

    December 5th, 2019  |  11 mins 38 secs
    bible, bible study, church, confess, daily prayer, evening prayer, hymn, lectio divina, lectionary, listen, morning prayer, noonday prayer, observe, pray, prayer, reflect, repent, scripture, song

    1st Week of Advent 2019 | Join us as we pray through the seasonal Scriptures together. We will pray that week's Scriptures in a Lectio Divina style, 10-13 minutes in length. Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer intended to promote communion with God and increase the knowledge of God's word.

  • Circles of Gratitude (Wk 5)

    December 5th, 2019  |  27 mins 35 secs
    emotions, ethics, feelings, grateful, gratitude, habits, me, personal, practice, private, public, thank you, thankful, thanks, thanksgiving, we

    Sunday, November 24, 2019 | Michelle preaches a sermon on the story of Zaccheaus, in our sermon series entitled "Grateful: The Move from 'Me' to 'We'". Bret and the band lead us in "Called Me Higher" and "Take My Life."