Church of the Open Door


Sermons 2017

  • April 16, 2017

    Easter Sunday: “Reactions to Christ’s Resurrection” by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Reactions to Christ’s Resurrection Matthew 27:62-28:20

  • April 9, 2017

    Palm Sunday: The Message and Death of Christ’s Witness by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    The Message and Death of Christ’s Witness Acts 7:2-8:3 The truth we too often forget, ignore, or outright reject is that God is so much higher than all creation. No wonder God revealed to Isaiah the prophet, “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways” (). […]

  • April 2, 2017

    The Witness and Character of the First Martyr by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    The Witness and Character of the First Martyr Acts 6:8-7:1 The salvific work of Jesus Christ takes place in anyone who trusts in Jesus Christ. This new life is being continually transformed by the work of the Holy Spirit into the very image of Jesus Christ, which is both a definitive separation from death unto […]

  • March 26, 2017

    The Challenge to Church Growth from Within by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    The Challenge to Church Growth from Within Acts 6:1-7 The growth of the church should never replace the value and necessity for the Christlikeness of her believers. Whenever the church seeks to grow in numbers through attractional and popular methodology, divisions, complaints, criticisms, and self-centered thinking will prevail. Authentic church growth is not the byproduct […]

  • March 19, 2017

    The Challenge to Church Growth Acts 5:12-42 by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    The Challenge to Church Growth Acts 5:12-42 The stated purpose of Church of the Open Door is to “build lives and community for God’s glory one person at a time, by connecting individuals to Jesus Christ, to one another, and to ministry.” However, one of the stated purposes of our adversary, the devil, is to […]