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A First Century Lesson for a Twenty-First Century Church; John 1:43-51

A sermon delivered by Patrick H. Wrisley on 1/17/2021.             A first century lesson for a twenty-first century Church.  Will we take heed and listen to it? It’s not a difficult lesson to learn and it’s a lesson we desperately … Continue reading

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Emerging from the Chaos, Genesis 1:1-5

A sermon by the Rev. Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. It’s late one summer afternoon and there is a storm building in the distance,  There is nothing like an afternoon thunderstorm while at the beach. All our senses are alive: You … Continue reading

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A Joy that’s Down in My Heart!, John 1:6-8, 19-28

A sermon by Patrick H. Wrisley John 1:6-8,19-28 6There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. 7He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. 8He himself was not the light, … Continue reading

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Empty Shelves to Empty Selves; Philippians 2:1-11

This morning we are picking up right where we left off last week in our reading of Paul’s letter to the church in Philippi. Paul has just implored the Church to live a life worthy of the manner of the … Continue reading

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I So Thank God for a Drafty Church!, John 14:15-21

Sermon:        I So Thank God for a Drafty Church! Scripture:     John 14:15-21 Preacher:      Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. Location:      First Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL Date:             May 17, 2020 John 14.15-21 15”If you love me, you will keep my commandments. 16And … Continue reading

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