Brad is an ordained presbyter in the Church of the Nazarene where he pastored churches for over twenty years. In 2019 he founded Brad Riley Ministries, a 501c3 Nonprofit ministry for preaching, teaching, and counseling. Through this ministry he works with churches and individuals across all denominations helping them to find spiritual renewal.
In July of 2020, Brad was appointed to serve as Pastor of the Udall United Methodist Church in Udall, Kansas, and is excited to serve the Grandview United Methodist Church also, beginning July of 2021.
Brad is a God-called, dynamic preacher, inspired author, motivating workshop facilitator, and gifted pastoral counselor with over 25 years of ministry experience. He has inspired churches, organizations, and individuals to get life back on track and discover their true purpose and mission in this world.
Brad’s ministry is always oriented toward bringing revival to churches and individuals. He is committed to building kingdom-minded communities and often ministers in ecumenical settings. Brad also has an extensive Funeral and Bereavement Ministry through the Cozine Memorial Group. In these settings, he often meets with families from various to no theological backgrounds and strives to meet people where they are in their grief by showing them the unconditional love of Christ.
Brad and his wife Rhonda have served churches in San Antonio, Texas, Wichita, Kansas, and Udall, Kansas. They have been married for over 35 years, have two grown children, and reside in Wichita, Kansas. Brad is the author of two books, and is the host of a weekly Podcast, “Forming the Spirit Within.” In 2007 he founded The Merciful Servants of Christ, a discipleship order for spiritual formation, and in 2009 he co-founded The Ecumenical Christian Prayer Group. Brad travels to speak in churches and organizations whenever possible, inspiring them to grow deeper as apprentices of Jesus Chris
Meryl serves Grandview faithfully by keeping the office running. If you phone the office it's likely you'll get her friendly voice on the other end of the line!
office number 620.221.1157
If you think Grandview is beautifully maintained, so do we!
Nancy works diligently tokeep Grandview looking grand!
Bruce Carselowey serves as chair of the Administrative Council, which is the governing body of Grandview.
Our treasurer, Meryl King, also serves as Lay Representative to the Cowley Network
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