• Shelly Griffin

    Contributing sermons since Jan 1, 2000
Shelly's church

First Christian Church
Appleton City, Missouri 64724

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  • He Lives!

    Contributed on Apr 19, 2001
    based on 114 ratings

    What if your loved one came back from the dead?

    When my mother died in 1993, I was unprepared for the intense grief that hit me like a freight train. My father had died ten years before, but that was different. He didn’t like me, and there was no love lost between us, so the whole process was not that traumatic. When my mother died, though, I more

  • Sinners In The Hands Revisited

    Contributed on Mar 30, 2001
    based on 101 ratings

    Jonathan Edwards’ sermon is still relevant today.

    A few days ago someone asked me why preachers never talked anymore about what was going to happen to you if you didn’t do what God said. I answered that I thought it was because we’d lost the whole concept of sin and judgment over the past 30 or 40 years because everybody’s been preaching that more

  • Read It For Yourself

    Contributed on Mar 22, 2001
    based on 84 ratings

    Don’t believe anything just because somebody else told you to.

    Imagine being out in the woods, hiking, camping, working. When all of a sudden you feel a sharp pain in your leg. You look down and see two small holes in your skin and this long, legless creature slithering away through the grass. Well, being a fairly intelligent person, you’d probably come more

  • Last Temptations

    Contributed on Mar 3, 2001
    based on 80 ratings

    Jesus was tempted just like we are.

    Back in 1988, director Martin Scorsese made a film that caused a furor in this country from coast to coast. It was a film about Jesus, and people were demonstrating against it and picketing and threatening to blow up theaters if they showed it. The name of the film was The Last Temptation of more

  • Turn To The Lord

    Contributed on Feb 25, 2001
    based on 104 ratings

    When we turn to the Lord, the veil will be lifted.

    2 Corinthians 3:13 - 18 Women in Afghanistan have to wear a veil whenever they leave their homes. This veil is called a burqa, and it’s a fairly heavy garment that goes from the top of their heads all the way to the ground. They have a patch of net or some gauzy material that covers their eyes more