Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2013

  • July 7, 2013

    The Book of Hosea

    by COD

    Special sermon by the Reverend Doug Finkbieiner

  • June 30, 2013

    The Book of Jonah

    by COD

    Special sermon by the Reverend Mark Farnham

  • June 23, 2013

    The Lord Reigns Supremely

    by COD

    1 Kings 15-2 Kings 4 I believe the Lord reigns supreme over everything, but often the twists of life move me into a state of panic. Whenever we spend time in the culture of the world, that is so evil and influential, we wonder if the Lord is able to control that power. Author, Ronald […]

  • June 17, 2013

    The Futility of Grasping for the Wind

    by COD

    The Book of Ecclesiastes When the Creator God placed Adam and Eve into the Garden of Eden (Gen. 2:15), He designed work to be rewarding. But at the fall of man, the ground was cursed and work became a burden (Gen. 3:17-19). Now all of humanity, living between Genesis 3 and Revelation 20, experiences the […]

  • June 9, 2013

    The Prominence of Prayer in Worship

    by COD

    1 Kings 5-9; 2 Chronicles 2-8 The story line in 1 Kings and 2 Chronicles runs parallel to each other in presenting the insightful prayer of Solomon. One unique focus of the chronicler, however, is his emphasis of combining his prayer with the singers and trumpeters in the place designated as the worship site for […]