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The Message: The Big Reveal!, Matthew 2:1-12, Epiphany

A sermon preached by Patrick H. Wrisley, January 3, 2021 The popular trend of gender reveals has taken off in our country.  This is when a young couple is expecting a child and they throw a party to reveal whether … Continue reading

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What if Mary said, “No”?, Luke 1:26-38

A sermon by the Rev. Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. We are slowly making our way through Advent and now the ship is turning towards Christmas. We have dallied through the last three weeks looking at the promise of God’s coming … Continue reading

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Pastoral Prayer for Sunday, September 6, 2020

Resplendent God, full of Light, Justice and Love, we gather as your people and try once more to get it right. We come this day tired and worn out from both the physical and emotional strains we face as humble … Continue reading

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Nothing Works if We Don’t Get the Basics Right; Psalm 133

Sermon:        Nothing Works if We Don’t’ Get the Basics Right Scripture:     Psalm 133; Philippians 3:17- 4:3 Preacher:      Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. Location:      First Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL Date:             August 16, 2020 Today’s Psalm, coupled with the Philippians text, … Continue reading

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The Little Foxes that Spoil the Vine; Song of Solomon 2:8-15

Sermon:        The Little Foxes Spoil the Vines Scripture:     Song of Solomon 2:8-15 Preacher:      Patrick H. Wrisley, D.Min. Location:      First Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL Date:             July 5, 2020 Today we are looking at a text from one of the … Continue reading

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