Rev. Patrick Messer
Associate Minister

Patrick Messer, Associate Minister at First-Plymouth Church. Patrick  is committed to God’s call to preach the gospel of God’s unconditional love for all people, and to shaping the church into the kind of community whose love and inclusivity is capable of capturing the hearts and imagination of a whole city.
He earned a bachelor of arts degree in Religion and Philosophy from Georgetown College in Kentucky, graduating first in his class in 2007. He went on to earn a Masters of Divinity degree from Duke Divinity School in Durham, North Carolina in 2011, graduating magna cum laude. He earned a Distinguished Service merit scholarship while at Duke. 
Patrick and his wife, Tiffany, have two sons, and reside in Lincoln.