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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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Message: The Good Shepherd’s Job Description; John 10:11-18

A Sermon preached on April 25, 2021 by Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. Open your Bible to John chapter ten. Today’s scripture is sandwiched between two extended stories on either side of it.  In chapter nine, we find a hapless man … Continue reading

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The Message: What Does Easter Have to Do With Church?, Acts 4:32-37

Sermon delivered April 11, 2021 by the Rev. Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min.   Acts 4:32-37 32 Now the whole group of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one claimed private ownership of any possessions, but everything they … Continue reading

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Where am I in the Story?, John 20:1-18

A sermon delivered on Easter Sunday, April 4, 2021 by the Rev. Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. Friends, as we listen to the Gospel account in John, I want you to be asking yourself, “Where am I in the midst of … Continue reading

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