Minister At Bescar Lane Methodist church
Patrick is committed to encouraging people to explore their own faith journey by equipping them to reflect on issues of faith in a contemporary context. He became a Minister in 2013, having previous worked as a Human Resources professional. Patrick is minister in Ainsdale, Birkdale (Liverpool Road Methodist Church), and Scarisbrick (Bescar Lane Methodist Church). He is keen to work across denominations, and has especially enjoyed the colleagueship with Eileen at St Marks and Father Boniface at St Elizabeths. Patrick has enjoyed leading assemblies at Pinfold Primary School, as well as attending their Christmas production and participating in the daily school mile run!
Patrick is Trustee of Southport & Formby Churches Compassion Ministries which tackles food poverty and supports those in debt. He delivers training through the “Positive Working Together” programme of the Methodist Church.
Patrick is a keen cyclist, enjoying long distance rides when the opportunity arises, and is an avid football fan. Despite been an Evertonian, Patrick is not a bitter blue, and enjoys watching football with his son (albeit at Anfield!). Patrick is married to Louise and has two adult children, Jess and Will.