Church of the Open Door


Sermons 2012

  • August 5, 2012

    A Prayer of the Righteous

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    Sermon by Dr. Doug Finkbeiner   The Pharisee and the Tax Collector 9 He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and treated others with contempt: 10 “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee, standing by himself, […]

  • July 29, 2012

    The Gospel is: Whatever?

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    Part 2 – “The Gospel Is: Religiosity?” The struggle that many believers have when it comes to evaluating a person’s salvation is failing to look past the external. It is true, man looks on the outward but God looks on the heart, but should we merely assume a person’s salvation by their wholesome living? Does […]

  • July 22, 2012

    The Gospel is: Whatever?

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    When it comes to eternal destiny does humanity have the luxury of choosing its own way or defining its own terminology? Who or what determines the path to God? Are we to follow what one has described as “a wider path to God?” Perhaps the Gospel of the Scriptures is too narrow, too simplistic, or […]

  • July 15, 2012

    The Magnitude of Gratitude

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    Sermon by Family Pastor Bryant Geating   Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers 11 On the way to Jerusalem he was passing along between Samaria and Galilee. 12 And as he entered a village, he was met by ten lepers, who stood at a distance 13 and lifted up their voices, saying, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us.” 14 When he […]

  • July 9, 2012

    The Second Coming of Jesus Christ

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    Sermon by Rev. Bill Harding   I Am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life 14:1 “Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? […]