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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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Sermon: The Samaritan Woman at the Well

6 - The Samaritan Woman at the Well

Lessons learned from the conversation Jesus had with the Samaritan woman in John 4 include the reality of a new relationship between Jew and Gentile, a new covenant between God and man, a new worship, and a new hope (living water).

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Sermon: The Glory of God

The Glory of God

God’s glory compels His children to live by faith, to be holy in conduct, and to offer continual praise to His name. If we do so, we are promised we will share in His glory!

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Sermon: The Events of Judgment Day

The Events of Judgment Day

This lesson describes all the things that will happen on the Day that Jesus returns to judge the world.

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Sermon: God Breathed

God Breathed

Most are ignorant of God’s word, and its great importance. The concept of inspiration demands a knowledge of, and respect for God’s law.

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Sermon: The Death of John the Baptist

5 - The Death of John the Baptist

John the Baptist’s death teaches us lessons about superstition, marriage and divorce, the importance of virtue, the dangers of seduction and the persecution of God’s people.

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Sermon: Those Noble Bereans

Those Noble Bereans

The Bereans were noble because they kept OPEN minds, OPEN Bibles and OPEN Schedules. We need to emulate them.

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Sermon: God’s Pattern for Benevolence

Benevolence

An examination of 2 Corinthians 8, and similar passages helps to establish God’s pattern for the benevolent work of the local church.

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Sermon: Christians Are…

Christians Are

The various ways that Christians are described – As disciples, saints, brothers, believers, sons of God – all teach important lessons regarding our relationship and obligations to God.

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Sermon: Dependence Upon God

4 - Dependence Upon God

When men lack an understanding of their dependence upon God, and His faithfulness, it leads to anxiety, and divided loyalties.

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Sermon: Abraham’s Children

Abraham’s Children

Lessons can be learned from John the Baptist’s admonition of the prideful Pharisees and Sadduccees in Matthew 3.

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Sermon: The Controversy Over Marriage, Divorce & Remarriage

The Controversy Over MDR

Lesson 5 of 5 in Lectureship Series: Controversy Among the People of God.

Speaker: Josh Cox

This lesson examines God’s law on Marriage (One man, one woman, for a lifetime), and notes the problems that come from man’s emotionalism and willfulness.

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Sermon: The Controversy Over Fellowship

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Lesson 4 of 5 in Lecturship Series: Controversy Among the People of God

Speaker: Armando Vera

This lesson examines the Biblical teaching regarding the nature and limits of Christian fellowship, and the proper attitudes and actions toward disciplining the erring child of God.

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Sermon: The Controversy Over Institutionalism

1 - Controversy Among the People of God

Lesson 3 of 5 in Lecturshipe Series: Controversy Among the People of God

Speaker: Brantley Gallman

This lesson examines the Institutional issues that divided the Lord’s church in the middle of the 20th century. Such division remains today.

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Sermon: 150 Years of Controversy

2 - 150 Years of Controversy

Lesson 2 of 5 in Lectureship Series: Controversy Among the People of God

Speaker: Stan Cox

This lesson examines controversies that have troubled God’s people in the last 150 years. This is especially an examination of the Lord’s church in recent history, here in America. Issues discussed include the Missionary Society, Instrumental Music, Premillennialism & the Grace/Unity movement.

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Sermon: Controversy Among the People of God

1 - Controversy Among the People of God

Lesson 1 of 5 in Lectureship Series.

Speaker: Stan Cox

This lesson introduces the theme, establishing the reality of controversy (as Satan does his work), and correct response of the Christian. It examines how God’s people in the first century handled the controversies that erupted.

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