Sound Teaching

This is the teaching site of the West Side church of Christ in Fort Worth, TX. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials were written and prepared by Stan Cox

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Invitation: Rejoicing in Tribulation

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This short lesson uses the text of 1 Peter 1:3-6 to note that our living hope is cause for rejoicing despite the suffering we may experience in this life.

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Invitation: Born to Redeem

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As so many spend one day a year remembering the day of Jesus’ birth, Paul noted in Galatians 4 the intent of that birth was to bring the Savior into the world to redeem men. Faithful Christians remember this EVERY first day of the week.

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Invitation: Paul’s Prayer for the Ephesians

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In Ephesians 3, Paul’s prayer for them was that they might know the love of Christ which surpasses knowledge.

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Invitation: Now is the Day of Salvation

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In 2 Corinthians 6:2, Paul expresses the immediate nature of the need to get right with God, “Behold, now is the day of salvation.”

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Invitation: Be Patient, Brethren

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James describes rich individuals in James 5 who were guilty of oppressing the poor, and perpetrating fraud. He assures their righteous victims that the Lord will settle accounts in eternity. We, as they, must simply be patient.

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The Love of Christ Which Passes Knowledge

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In Ephesians 3:14-19 the apostle Paul uses the language of superlatives (but not hyperbole) to describe the nature of Christ’s love.

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Invitation: Godly Sorrow Described

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In Psalm 38, the Psalmist describes his great sorrow in sinning against his God.

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Invitation: Satan Transforms Himself

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In 2 Corinthians 11:12-14 Paul warns of false teachers who seem to be ministers of righteousness. This teaches us to test all teaching by the Word of God, and also to test ourselves to ensure we are teaching only truth.

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Invitation: Escaping the Bondage of Sin

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Through God’s redemptive work, we are able to escape the bondage of sin, and inherit eternal life.

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Invitation: A Doorkeeper in the House of My God

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In Psalm 84:10-11, the Psalmist describes beautifully the advantages to having a relationship with the Almighty.

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Invitation: Preaching Redemption to All Men

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In Ephesians 3:8-12, Paul indicated his purpose was to preach redemption to all men. We too have that obligation.

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Invitation: Wait on the Lord

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The Psalmist, in Psalm 37:30-38, notes that ultimately God will save the righteous. Wait on the Lord.

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Invitation: Heirs of God

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In Galatians 4:4-7, Paul describes the change that comes once we are redeemed through the blood of Jesus Christ. We become heirs of God!

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Invitation: Why Do You Boast in Evil?

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The disobedient, no matter their might, will be judged by the Almighty God.

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Invitation: Love One Another

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Paul exhorts the Thessalonians in 1 Thessalonians 4:9 to love one another, increasing more and more.

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