Bret's church

Patterson Church Of Christ
Patterson California , 95363

About Bret
  • Education: Working on an education from Sunset School of Preaching.
  • Experience: I became a Christian in 1975 at the age of 16 and started a puppet ministry. I worked with the youth until 2004 when I became a minister. Now I work with the adults as well as the youth.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: The Bible says there is nothing new under the sun. Therefore I don’t believe it is possible to create a none plagiarized sermon. Feel free to use my lessons any way you want as long as the truth is taught and God is glorified.
  • Family: I am married to the perfect preachers wife, Kelly, who I prayed for for many years. I have two sons JD (Jeremiah Daniel) my oldest (24) and Joshua (20).
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: Does anyone really know what their wives think? She says she likes them.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Preach from the overflow. Ed Bush
  • Books that have had an impact: The Bible
  • Hobbies: Games of all kinds, painting, watching movies.
  • What I want on my tombstone: Truely a servant of God
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  • Defeating King Me

    Contributed on Aug 28, 2007
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    We must defeat our selfish nature to allow Christ to take control. Where does it begin and how big of a problem is it?

    Scripture Reading: James 3:13-17 Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom. 14But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth. 15This is not the wisdom that comes down more

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  • Ralph L. Woods: An Ambitious Farmer, Unhappy ...

    Contributed on Aug 28, 2007

    Ralph L. Woods: An ambitious farmer, unhappy about the yield of his crops, heard of a highly recommended new seed corn. He bought some and produced a crop that was so abundant his astonished neighbors asked him to sell them a portion of the new seed. But the farmer, afraid that he would lose a more