West 65th Street church of Christ

Little Rock Arkansas

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Welcome To Our 2020 Sermon Page

“Obeying The Great Commission” SENDER / SCOPE / SALVATION / SUBMISSION / STRENGTH (Matthew 28:18-20; Mark 16:15-16; Luke 24:46-48) - (September 27, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“In View of the End, We must be serious about our faithfulness to God!” (1 Peter 4:7-11) In view of "The End" we need to be 1) Thinking Soberly, 2)Loving Fervently, 3)Teaching Authoritatively, 4)Serving Faithfully (September 27, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

Why Do We Believe What We Believe? What is the SOURCE of what we believe? How did we come to believe what we believe? Are we willing to examine what we believe by God's word? Am I willing to honestly examine the scriptures and align my beliefs & practices to what the scriptures teach? (Acts 17:11,12; 2 Timothy 2:15) (September 20, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

Arming Ourselves With The Mind of Christ” (1 Peter 4:1-6) (September 20, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Will You Change Your Mind?” - (Psalm 95:6-11; Hebrews 3:12-19) Are we willing to honestly examine the scriptures and align our beliefs & practices to what the scriptures teach? (Ezekiel 18:30–32) (September 13, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

Saved By The Resurrection of Jesus” (1 Peter 3:18-22) (September 13, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“JESUS CALLS SINNERS TO REPENTANCE” (Matthew 9:9-13) (September 6, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Do Not Harden Your Hearts” - (Psalm 95:6-11; Hebrews 3:12-19) Can a Christian develop a hardened heart and be lost? What instructions are given to ensure our entrance into God's rest? (August 30, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Don’t Allow Suffering To Rob You of Your Blessing”    1 Peter 3:8-17 (August 30, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“5 Necessary Qualities For Spiritual Success" - 1 Corinthians 16:5–13 - The church in Corinth had many problems, but their PAST did NOT have to determine their FUTURE …  (August 23, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

A God Honoring Marriage / Heirs Together of the Grace of Life - 1 Peter 3:1-7 (August 23, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Sermon On The Mount & Marriage” - (Matthew 5-7) (August 2, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“How To Study The Bible” - (Ephesians 3:3-5; 2 Timothy 2:15) (July 26, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“I Will Rejoice” - (Psalm 63; Philippians 4:4-13) There is only ONE source for true fulfillment, peace, joy … (July 12, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Remembering Who Our Enemy Really Is” - (Matthew 13:37–43; 1 Peter 5:8,9) (July 5, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Worldliness In The Church” (1 John 2:15-17; James 4:4) - Worldliness is the greatest threat facing the church today. It is the root cause of the majority of our problems, individually and collectively. WHAT IT IS / HOW IT IS MANIFESTED / WHAT IT DOES TO US / WHAT IS THE CURE? (June 28, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Our Refuge In Times of Trouble" Psalm 46" - “God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble” " - In troublesome times, God provides security, peace, and hope - Is your confidence in God? (June 21, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Church of Christ - God’s Household" - Those of us who are in Christ are God's children. We are members in God's family .... What are some implications of this truth? What are some ways this truth should be manifested in our relationships with one another? (June 14, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Saved By Love" - God's love has made salvation possible for all of us, and it is by His love we learn to love others. What is love? What does it do? What does love look like when applied to our everyday lives? (June 7, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Church of Christ - The Called Out Assembly of Christ” - What is the church of Christ? What are the implications of being "God's called out people?" Called out of what and into what?  (May 31, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Church of Christ - God’s Temple” - What are some important lessons and applications we should learn from this important Biblical metaphor? (May 24, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Church of Christ - His Kingdom” - What are some important lessons and applications we should learn from this important Biblical metaphor? (May 17, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“The Church of Christ - His Flock” - What are some important lessons and applications we should learn from this important Biblical metaphor? (May 10, 2020) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF 

“Christ And His Body” - What are some important lessons and applications we should learn from this important Biblical metaphor?  AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Christ And His Bride” - What are some important lessons and applications we should learn from this important Biblical metaphor?  AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Answers To A Few Questions / Objections Some Have Regarding The CHURCH of CHRIST” - It has been a long standing practice for people to oppose, falsely accuse, misrepresent and even slander God's people. We invite you to join us as we examine some things commonly heard from those in the denominational world about the "church of Christ.” — (1 Peter 3:15) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Why Assembling Together Is Important” (Hebrews 10:24,25; Acts 20:7; 1 Corinthians 11:14-33) AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“Let Not Your Hearts Be Troubled” (John 15:1-7) The answer to our fears is Jesus! But how? AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF / VIDEO

“JESUS - The Great Physician” (John 5:1-18) An examination of the text with many lessons and applications for us today - AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/29/2020)

“Things Paul Wanted Most” — (Philippians 4:6-13) With regard to profit and loss, we, as the apostle Paul, should view everything as loss except the Lord. Our only gain (profit) is in knowing the Lord, being in the Lord, living for the Lord & living with the Lord! - AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/22/2020)

“Overcoming Fear & Anxiety” — (Matthew 6:19-34; Philippians 4:6-13) An unbelieving, (divided) heart produces doubt, guilt, fear & anxiety and leaves one unequipped and unable to face the problems of life with confidence, contentment, hope and peace. The cure for anxiety can be found in God’s word - AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/15/2020) 

“The Pilgrim’s Response To Abusive Authority” — (1 Peter 2:18-25) Principles governing the Christian’s behavior in suffering and the example of Jesus - AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/15/2020) 

“The Need For 20/20 Spiritual Vision” (Matthew 13:13-17) We need to have an accurate understanding of scripture before we can have an accurate understanding of the past, present and future! — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/08/2020)

“The Christian & Earthly Government” (1 Peter 2:13-17)— AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/08/2020)

“There Remains A Rest For The People of God” (Hebrews 4:1-13) there IS indeed a promise of rest to be enjoyed by those who continue in faith. Just as Israel was pushing toward the rest that was certain to be found in Canaan. The faithful Christian has the certainty of a rest remaining for him after enduring his pilgrimage here.— AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (03/01/2020)

“The Lord Is Our Rock And Fortress” (Psalm 31) How to find confidence, comfort and peace in the midst of trials and troubles — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (02/23/2020)

“Growing In God’s Word” (1 Peter 2:2; Matthew 13) Rufus Thrower - AUDIO

“Certainty of The Day of The Lord” (2 Peter 3:1-14) Is the LORD going to come again? What will occur when He does? What will happen to this world? Are you ready for the LORD to return? — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (02/16/2020)

“Godly Living In An Ungodly World” (1 Peter 2:11-25) Peter has described Christians as “pilgrims.” How should we live in a world that is typically hostile to to the teachings of Jesus? — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (02/16/2020)

“Error And Consequences” Does It Really Matter What We Believe? Why should we be concerned about false doctrine? Why MUST false doctrine be exposed? — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (02/09/2020)

“Corner Stone or Stumbling Stone” — (1 Peter 2:4-10)  Jesus was destined to have different effects on different people.  To some, Jesus will be SAVIOR! For others, He will be their down fall! There is no middle ground. What will Jesus be for you? — PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (01/12/2020)

“What A Tragedy” — (Luke 13:1-9; Mat. 16:26) This world constantly reminds us of how fleeting and insecure physical life is.  — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (01/12/2020)

“Satan’s Influence Over Christians” (Rufus Thrower) — AUDIO

“Spiritual Growth Is A Choice” (Karl VanDevender) — AUDIO

“I Have Been Redeemed” — (1 Peter 1:17-21) Why do all men need redemption? What is redemption? Why was the blood of Jesus the necessary price to be paid for man’s redemption? How are men redeemed by the blood? — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (01/12/2020)

“Begotten By The Word” — (1 Peter 1:22-2:3) Is Obedience necessary to being spiritually cleansed? How does regeneration occur - does one have to be miraculously regenerated by the Spirit apart from the word? Have you been born again? You haven’t if you have never obeyed the TRUTH - The Word of God — AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (01/12/2020)

“That Is JUST Your Interpretation!” — (Mark 12:24–27; John 7:16–24; Ephesians 3:3-5; 2 Timothy 2:15) It is NOT “just YOUR interpretation” When you believe & teach what the Bible teaches — IT IS THE TRUTH! Why are there so MANY different interpretations? Can we know what the truth is?— AUDIO / PPT / KEYNOTE / PDF — (01/05/2020)

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