Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2013

  • April 28, 2013

    The Allurement of Worship

    by COD

    2 Samuel 5-6; 1 Chronicles 7-16 Biblical worship is never to be viewed as an elusive dream but a reality enjoyed by every believer, individually and corporately. But what is to be the vehicle for this allurement of biblical worship? Is it a certain style of music or perhaps an emotional moment when all of […]

  • April 21, 2013

    Promotion Comes from the Lord

    by COD

    2 Samuel 1-4; 1 Chronicles 1-6 In the absence of leadership there will always be those seeking to fill the vacancy with their own self-imposed agenda, even if it means destroying another. Each promising leader exalts self and seeks to rule the day. In this mix you also have the opportunists seeking to buddy up […]

  • April 14, 2013

    The Magnitude of God’s Grace

    by COD

    1 Samuel 25-31 In reading through this narrative we discovered the following: Samuel proclaims God’s Word and pronounces judgment against Saul; Saul persistently rebels against God’s Word and doggedly seeks to destroy God’s leaders; David escapes the king’s jealous rage and remains obedient to God’s Word. Each segment of their lives consistently demonstrates the magnitude […]

  • April 7, 2013

    Decisions Expose the Heart

    by COD

    1 Samuel 1-24 We all make decisions daily but did you ever realize how much our decisions expose what is going on in our heart? For instance, it is Sunday morning, you are tired, and you must face a decision, “Do I get out of bed and go to church or roll over and sleep?” […]

  • March 31, 2013

    Why Seek the Living Among the Dead

    by COD

    Luke 24:1-12