Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2018

  • October 14, 2018

    10/14: Endurance in the Face of Pandering: by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance in the Face of Pandering Acts 25:1-22 It does not matter how hard you seek to avoid personal attacks, you will eventually hurt, frustrate, infuriate, disappoint, or offend someone; or you will unwittingly arouse criticism and harassment.  Peter warns us not to suffer as a murderer, but if we suffer as a Christian, we […]

  • October 7, 2018

    10/7: Endurance in the Face of False Accusations; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance in the Face of False Accusations Acts 24:1-27 We do not have to look very hard to understand the determination in which the enemy seeks to destroy one’s reputation. To even the casual observer, the resolve of those on Capitol Hill against Brett Kavanaugh is an unbelievable example of how vague accusations can poison […]

  • September 30, 2018

    9/30: Endurance in the Face of a Persistent Enemy: by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance in the Face of a Persistent Enemy Acts 23:12-35 What we might view, as essentials in the pursuit of a meaningful life, may not be God’s intention at all. Characteristically, God often exposes us to conflict to replace our sedentary life for an encounter that reveals the genuineness of our faith. The outcome should […]

  • September 23, 2018

    9/23: God Says Go – Missions Weekend: Paul Johnson missionary

    by COD

    Missions Weekend – Paul Johnson preaching The theme of the weekend was God Says GO ….. Paul shared some experiences that he had growing up in the Amazon rain forest and then becoming a missionary there. We are all called to be missionaries. His authority has been given to us. Our assignment is not just […]

  • September 16, 2018

    9/16: Endurance Strengthened by God’s Word; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance Strengthened by God’s Word Acts 22:30-23:11 If the Lord strips everything from our lives, except His presence and relationship, would we continue in life with the same joy and strength as before? That question ultimately determines the level of certainty and comfort we place on His gifts rather than on His presence. Often, when […]