Author Archives: patrick h wrisley

About patrick h wrisley

A Mainline Presbyterian Orthodox Evangelical Socially Minded Prophetic Mystic Preacher sharing the Winsome Story of Christ as I try to muddle through as a husband, father, friend, head of staff, colleague, and disciple.

Pastoral Prayer for Sunday, July 18, 2021

God of Abraham and Sarah, Mary and Joseph, we offer up our prayers and unite them with all the saints and with your angels in heaven. You are a God is who is mighty but gentle and who openly reveals … Continue reading

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The Message: Now is the Time!, 2 Corinthians 6:1-13

A sermon preached by Patrick H. Wrisley on June 20, 2021. In previous weeks, we have noted the strained relationship between Paul and the church he founded in Corinth. In essence, he is reminding them to be the Church and … Continue reading

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The Message – The Whimsical Hand of Providence, Mark 4:26-34

A sermon preached by Patrick H. Wrisley on June 13, 2021 Mark 4:26-34 26He also said, “The kingdom of God is as if someone would scatter seed on the ground, 27and would sleep and rise night and day, and the seed … Continue reading

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The Message: Down, but Not Out!, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1

A sermon preached by Patrick H. Wrisley on June 6, 2021 Over the years, I have learned something that they don’t teach you in seminary: There are churches out there where the pastor and the congregation don’t get along. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Pastoral Prayer for Sunday, May 30, 2021

Pastoral Prayer for May 30, 2021             Tenderhearted God, You who hang the stars and planets in their places also wipe the tears from the faces of those who mourn or who are scared. We gather as your Church, your … Continue reading

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