Pastor Patrick has been senior pastor of FUMC Henrietta since July, 2018. Patrick was born in Singapore and lived in Indonesia, Texas, Saudi Arabia, and California before moving to North Texas. He graduated from The University of Texas at Dallas with a B.A. in Criminology and a minor in Psychology and graduated from Perkins School of Theology in 2014 with a Masters of Divinity. Patrick was ordained as an Elder in the North Texas Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church in July of 2016. Patrick has served as the associate pastor of Arapaho UMC and the senior pastor of Valley View UMC. Patrick and his wife Jen are looking forward to welcoming their first child in the fall of 2018! Patrick enjoys spending time with his family and running with his dog Finn. He is looking forward to serving as pastor alongside the people of Henrietta!
Pastor Jen grew up in Massachusetts and Maryland and graduated from Hood College in 2009 with a B.A. in Sociology. She worked as a missionary for the UMC in Oklahoma before getting her Masters in Divinity from Perkins School of Theology. She was commissioned as a Deacon in the North Texas Conference in June 2018. Jen and her husband Patrick have been married since Jan 2016 will be welcoming their first child in the fall of 2018! Jen is excited to work with the families and community of Henrietta!