Resources

Southern Cross Bible Institute has prepared a range of lessons prepared that you can use for personal study, small groups, or within your church. These have been developed and used as a part of the Eastern Downs Church of Christ's regular lesson planning.

Written Lessons

Please enjoy these written lessons. They were written with small groups in mind, but they could form the basis for sermons and lessons used in any setting of your local congregation.

Church Organisation
Church Organisation

A study on the organisation of the church.

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Coming to Christ
Coming to Christ

A study on how a person comes to know Christ.

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Core Values
Core Values

A study of the Core Values of the Church

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1 Corinthians
1 Corinthians

A study of the book of 1 Corinthians.

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Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes

A study of the book of Ecclesiastes.

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Fundamentals
Fundamentals

A study of the fundamental beliefs of the Christian Faith.

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Genesis
Genesis

A study of the first book of the Bible.

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Hebrews
Hebrews

A study of the book of Hebrews.

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Minor Prophets
Minor Prophets

A study of Habakkuk, Malachi and Obediah.

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1st & 2nd Peter
1st & 2nd Peter

A study of the books of 1st & 2nd Peter.

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Preparing to serve
Preparing to Serve

A study on what it means to be a disciple of Christ.

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Shepherding the Flock
Shepherding the Flock

A series of lessons on leading a local congregation.

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1st & 2nd Thessalonians
1 & 2nd Thessalonians

A study of the book of 1st & 2nd Thessalonians.

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1st & 2nd Timothy
1st & 2nd Timothy

A study of the book of 1st & 2nd Timothy.

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Seven Churches of Revelation
7 Churches

A study of the Seven Churches of Revelation.

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Where Did We get the Bible?
How did we get the Bible?

A study on Biblical origins.

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Sermons

Eastern Downs Church of Christ presents weekly lessons and sermons. Here are a collection of sermons from our Sunday morning service. We hope that you enjoy, and learn more about God's word through them.

Jim Newman - On the Road to Emmaus

Jim Newman preaches a message of hope from Luke 24:13-25.

Jim Newman - Philippians 1:12-18

Jim Newman preaches a message from Philippians 1:12-18 and talks about how we can use our circumstances to spread the Gospel.

Jim Newman Ephesians 1:15-23

Jim Newman preaches an expository message from the book of Ephesians 1:15-23.

If I Had Only Known

Jim Newman preaches at the Gosford Church of Christ. The Topic is "If I had only known".

Impress God, Not Men

Kerry Allen brings us a message about the importance of impressing God.

Watch

Kerry Allen brings a message encouraging us to "watch".

Hot or Cold

Jim Newman brings an expository message from Rev. 3:14-22 on whether you are "Hot or Cold".

What do you want out of life?

Jim Newman presents a sermon on where we should find our happiness. Recorded in Toowoomba Queensland, Australia.

Australian Christian Convention 2018

These are videos from the Australian Christian Convention, which was held in Charlestown New South Whales this year. We hope that you enjoy these videos and that it encourages your home church to attend the convention next year.

ACC Session 1: Ephesus

Steven Raine brings a message from the book of Revelation. He outlines the issues that faced the church in Ephesus and how that relates to us today.

ACC Session 3: Smyrna & Pergamum

Steven Raine brings a message from the book of Revelation. He talks about the question of suffering versus cultural assimilation in the church.

ACC Session 4: Thyatira & Sardis

Steven Raine brings a message from the book of Revelation. He talks about the faith of the churches of Thyatira and Sardis and how we might avoid the pitfalls of these churches.

ACC Session 7: Philadelphia & Laodicea

Steven Raine brings a message from the book of Revelation. He outlines the issues that faced the churches in Philadelphia and Laodicea and how that relates to us today.

ACC Session 7: Philadelphia & Laodicea

Steven Raine brings a message from the book of Revelation. He asks us to contemplate what it would be like if Jesus wrote a letter to our church today.


About EDCOC

The Eastern Downs Church of Christ is an independent non-denominational church that is a part of a fellowship of Churches of Christ and Christian Churches that number in the hundreds of thousands with millions of members around the globe. We maintain the Bible as our only rule of faith and practice and we attempt to pattern ourselves after the church described in the New Testament.

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