Kingston Presbyterian Church, Kingston, New Jersey
4565 Route 27
PO Box 148
Kingston, NJ 08528
609-921-8895



Sermons by 1-Rev. Sharyl Dixon (Page 2)

1/14/2024 ~ KPC Worship at 11 AM led by Pastor Sharyl Dixon, celebrating the Baptism of the Lord with the message, “We Trust Our Belovedness” based on Matthew 3:13-17. Pastor Sharyl also baptized Naomi Robinson with Elder Najeeb Enock asking required questions of the congregation. Seminarian Audrey Thorne served as Liturgist, Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar provided worship music and Cantor Peyton Dixon led all hymns

Worship Bulletin ~ January 14 2024 Online Bulletin-1 Thanks to: Rev. Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader; Audrey Thorne, Liturgist; Elder Najeeb Enock, Baptism Questioner; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Worship Music; Peyton Dixon, Cantor. Congratulations to Varun & Varsha Robinson, parents of baby Naomi Robinson who was baptized.

1/7/2024 KPC Worship on the 1st Sunday of 2024 as we celebrate Epiphany with Star Words and Communion. Pastor Sharyl Guest Preacher, Rev. Mary Westfall, Presbytery Co-Leader to the Pulpit for the Epiphany Sermon on Matthew 2:1-12. Elder Scott Hodge served as Liturgist, Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar provided worship music and accompanied the Choir on the Offertory Anthem and Cantor Peyton Dixon led the hymns.

Worship Bulletin ~ January 7 2024 Online Bulletin Thanks to:  Pastor Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader; Scott Hodge, Liturgist; Rev. Dr. Mary Westfall, Guest Preacher; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Organist/Pianist; Adult Choir, Offertory Anthem, “Come Ride with King” arr. Austin Lovelace; Peyton Dixon, Cantor; Naina Enock and Audrey Thornes, Distributed Star Words. Special thanks to Nancy Wright,…

12/24/23 ~ Christmas Eve Candlelight Service led by Pastor Sharyl with the Advent Homily, “How Does a Weary World Rejoice?” with the answer, “We Make Room” highlighted by Lessons & Carols. KPC Youth and Collegians served as Liturgists, with music provided by Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Pianist; Calling on Him; the Handbell & Adult Choirs; Nancy Wright; & Cantor Peyton Dixon.

Worship Bulletin ~ December 24 2023 pm Online Bulletin Thanks to: Rev. Sharyl Dixon, Pastor; Katherine Emmons & Domani Deak, Advent Candle Lighting; Riley Robinson, Brian Hou, William Hou, Sydney Luck, Harper Robinson, Liturgists; Nancy Wright, Hanbell Choir Leader;  Rebecca Robinson, Chris Emmons, Karen Emmons, Anne Deak, & Nick Robinson, Calling on Him, Peyton Dixon,…

12/24/23_Christmas Eve Morning Worship at 11am in person and online at YouTube. Pastor Sharyl led Advent 4 with the Advent theme, “How Does a Weary World Rejoice?” & the answer, “We are Amazed” based on Luke 1:46-55. Brad Clifton served as Liturgist, Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar provided organ & piano music with hymns led by Cantor Peyton Dixon. Naina & Naveen Enock lit the Advent Candles.

Worship Bulletin ~ December 24 2023 am Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader; Naina & Naveen Enock, Advent Candlelighting; Brad Clifton, Liturgist; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Organ & Piano Accompanist;  Peyton Dixon, Cantor and Offertory soloist, “Do You Hear What I hear”, arr. Emily Crocker.

12/17/2023 ~ KPC worship on the 3rd Sunday of Advent featured the KPC Youth in the Christmas Pageant, “A Very Mixed-Up Christmas Pageant” by Gwynne Watkins. The KPC Praise Band, “Calling on Him”, provided Christmas Music and Nancy Wright, Pianist, accompanied the Christmas Pageant.

Worship Bulletin ~ December 17 2023 Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader; “A Very Mixed Up Christmas Pageant” by Gwynne Watkins, KPC Youth; Worship Music, Calling on Him led by Nick Robinson; Pageant Accompanist, Nancy Wright, Pianist; Najeeb Enock, AV Tech Support. Thanks to the participants and helpers who made our Christmas…

12/10/2023 ~ KPC Worship on the 2nd Sunday of Advent led by Pastor Sharyl Dixon with the Advent Theme, “How Does a Weary World Rejoice?” and the answer, “We find joy in connection” based on Luke 1: 24-45, Isaiah 40: 1-11. After the Advent Candle Lighting, Joseph Kwan served as Liturgist and Audrey Thorne brought the Children’s Message. Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Pianist provided worship music and he and Nancy Wright, Organist joined together in an organ-piano duet to present the Offertory Selection, “Midnight Noell”, arr. by Mark Hayes. Sarah and Melissa Hodge hosted After Worship Refreshments.

Worship Bulletin ~ December 10 2023_Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl, Worship Leader; Debbie Liwosz & Jackie Murphy, Advent Candle Lighting; Joseph Kwan, Liturgist; Audrey Thorne, Children’s Message; Peyton Dixon, Cantor; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Pianist-Worship Music; Nancy Wright, Organist joined with Dr. Aguilar for the Offertory Selection, an organ-piano duet, “Midnight Noel” arr. by Mark…

12/3/2023 ~ KPC Worship & Communion on the 1st Sunday of Advent led by Pastor Sharyl with the Advent Theme, “How Does A Weary World Rejoice?” and the answer, “We Acknowledge our Weariness”.

Worship Bulletin ~ December 3 2023_Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl Dixon, worship leader; Melissa Hodge, Liturgist & Children’s Message; Audrey Thorne, Prayers of the People; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Piano Accompanist; Peyton Dixon, Cantor; Mariko Shimomura, Adult Choirmistress; Naina Enock & Nick Robinson, A/V Support.

11/19/23 ~ Pastor Sharyl leads KPC Worship on this special Sunday featuring a Time Capsule Ceremony, blessing our Pledges, a congregational meeting and her message, “We Have and We Shall Serve the Lord” based on Matthew 25:36-41. Steve Parker served as Liturgist and the KPC Praise Band, “Calling on Him” provided worship music.

Worship Bulletin ~ November 19 2023 Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader including Children’s Message & 300th Anniversary Time Capsule Ceremony; Steve Parker, Liturgist; Joseph Kwan, Prayers of the People; Calling on Him, led by Nick Robinson, Worship Music; Connor Emmons, buried Time Capsule; Bea Hwong, Naina Enock, A/V Tech; Membership &…

11/5/2023 ~ KPC Worship on All Saints Day led by Pastor Sharyl Dixon. The service of remembrance and thanksgiving included welcoming four new members, the Homily, “Witnesses” based on Psalm 100 and Hebrews 12:1-3, and the Sacrament of Communion. Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar provided worship music, and accompanied the Adult Choir Offertory Anthem , “River in Judea” and Cantor, Peyton Dixon led the hymns.

Worship Bulletin ~ November 5 2023 Online Bulletin Thanks to Pastor Sharyl Dixon for the Service of Remembrance and Communion, Welcoming New Members, and inviting all to the open table for the Sacrament of Communion; Elder Scott Hodge, Liturgist; Leah Hodge, Children’s Time; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, Worship Music and accompaniment of the Adult Choir; Peyton…

10/29/2023 ~ Pastor Sharyl leads worship with the sermon, “Daring to Keep Asking & Keep Loving” based on Matthew 22:34-40 & Psalm 46 read responsively. Seminarian Audrey Thorne served as Liturgist. Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar provide worship music on the piano and organ and Peyton Dixon, Cantor led the hymns.

Worship Bulletin ~ October 29 2023 Online Bulletin Thanks to: Pastor Sharyl Dixon, Worship Leader & Children’s Message; Audrey Thorne, Liturgist; Dr. Gonzalo Aguilar, worship music; Peyton Dixon, Cantor; Brad Clifton, AV Tech.