Welcome to Kingswood!


If you are seeking a place to worship, experience God’s love, be surrounded by a supportive congregation, grow in faith, and use your talents in serving the Lord – we encourage you to visit us at Kingswood United Methodist Church.


We are in Rural Hall, NC, just north of Winston-Salem off Highway 52. Our contemporary architecture and spacious front lawn make us easy to spot at 6840 University Parkway North. We are a mid-size church with about 400 members, some of whom are long-time residents of Rural Hall, but many others who have joined us after moving to the area from other communities or states. Our congregation includes those who have grown up as United Methodists, those who have transferred their membership from other denominations, and others who have come to accept Jesus outside of a denomination. You will find us a friendly people that welcomes visitors and encourages active involvement in the Lord’s business. Sunday School for all ages begins at 10:00 am; worship service at 11:00 am every Sunday. Come as you are – no need to dress up. We like casual, but if you feel like dressing up, do so. We know you will feel at home here. We look forward to seeing you soon!


We hope you will peruse our website and learn more about the wonderful ministries and opportunities happening at Kingswood. For additional information, or questions you might have that is not covered here, please feel free to call the church office at 336-969-5437.

Kingswood Christian Preschool

We are taking registrations for the 2018-19 school year.  Please call 336-969-2458 for information or registration forms.

Vacation Bible School – July 22-24

Please join us for this year’s VBS, July 22-24 (Sunday – Tuesday) from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. The theme is “Game On! Gearing Up for Life’s Big Game.”

Youth Director Position Available

Position Description:
Director of Youth Ministries (Part-time – salaried exempt).
15 hours per week (approximately) at $300.00/week.

E-mail resume and three references to: Rev. Jeff Sypole.
Church: 336-969-5437

This position is part of Kingswood United Methodist Church’s (KUMC) mission to foster lifelong Christian discipleship within our church and community and is focused on the needs of our youth (Junior/Senior High School Students.)

The Director of Youth Ministry reports to the pastor and will receive general direction and guidance from the pastor. The general objectives of KUMC’s youth ministry includes providing spiritually-based learning opportunities which offer the redemptive love of God as revealed through Jesus Christ.

We are seeking a person with deep Christian faith and principles who has training in and/or practical experience in leading/implementing a strong faith-building program that will equip young people for effective, loving discipleship. This person must possess the communication and interpersonal skills to inspire trust and participation by servant-leaders, parents and youth, and the confidence and maturity to deal successfully with challenges as they arise. As a part-time employee, this person should stay prayer-centered, task-focused and goal-oriented in order to fulfill the needs of the position and maintain work-life balance.

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