Following Jesus in the Wilderness

A Sermon by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock , Ar. Luke 4:1-13 4Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness, 2where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing at all...

The Call to “People-Catching” Living

A sermon by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock, Ar. Luke 5:1-11 5Once while Jesus was standing beside the lake of Gennesaret, and the crowd was pressing in on him to hear the word of God, 2he saw two boats there at the shore of the lake; the...

When Scripture Comes Alive

A sermon delivered by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock, Ark., on January 27, 2013. PsalmĀ 19 1The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork. 2Day to day pours forth speech, and night to night declares...

Reminding Your Leaders to Protect the Vulnerable

How can pastors and other religious leaders address the U.S. national deficit and fiscal policy without resorting to partisan labeling? We could begin with Scriptures, where many Christians look for guidance, and remind our congregants and the wider public that the...

6 Suggestions to Enact Serious Gun Control

Across the United States, people are shaking their heads and searching for answers after what happened in Newtown, Conn. But let no one be mistaken or deceived. The Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre on Dec. 14 was not an aberration. Except for the number and ages...