The Kingdom of God, Public Policy, and Judgment

A sermon delivered by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock, Ark., on November 4, 2012. Matthew 25:31-46 31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32All the nations will...

Stewardship, Moral Authority, and Voting

A sermon delivered by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock, Ark., on October 28, 2012. Matthew 25:14-30 The Parable of the Talents 14 ‘For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15to one he...

So Much Sacrifice Means We Must Value the Vote

When the United States was founded, the only persons allowed to vote were free white men who owned property.  White women could not vote. White men who did not own property could not vote. Non-whites were denied the right to vote. Blacks did not gain the right to vote...

Ministry Reminders for Prophetic People

A sermon delivered by Wendell Griffen, for the ordination of Rev. Marie Mainard O’Connell, First Presbyterian Church, Little Rock, Ark., on October 21, 2012. Luke 4:14-30 14 Then Jesus, filled with the power of the Spirit, returned to Galilee, and a report about...

Faith in the Dark

A sermon delivered by Wendell Griffen, Pastor, New Millennium Church, Little Rock, Ark., on October 14, 2012. Job 23:1-17 23Then Job answered: 2“Today also my complaint is bitter; his hand is heavy despite my groaning. 3Oh, that I knew where I might find him, that I...