Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2016

  • November 20, 2016

    Grace Alone: Sola Gratia by Dr. Jay Burgman

    by COD

    Ephesians 2:8-9      “For by grace you have been saved through faith: and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not as a result of works, so that no one may boast.”  1.  Grace can be defined as the __________of God.  2.  The acronym G.R.A.C.E. is God’s___________ at __________expense.  3.  Romans 3:11 tells us, […]

  • November 13, 2016

    God’s Perfect Love and the Believer’s Assurance by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    1 John 4:7:21 When would God’s perfect love offer confidence of assurance to the believer? When it is based exclusively on God’s perfect love. This means that we will not have confidence, in this world of doubt, unless our love is obtained from God. Essentially then, our practice of love must be the direct result […]

  • November 6, 2016

    Building Confidence through Discernment – by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Building Confidence through Discernment 1 John 4:1-6 There is a real evil and danger lurking within our Christian culture that has nothing to do with our present political candidacy. It is much more destructive than any government policy and has the greatest potential of immobilizing the believer with doubts and fears. This evil is Satan’s […]

  • October 30, 2016

    Guest Speaker – Dr. Jay C. Burgman

    by COD

    Dr. Burgman is a dear friend of Pastor Jago. We are extremely grateful to him for preaching as Pastor Glenn was away on a mission trip.

  • October 16, 2016

    Genuine Love Confirms Genuine Belief by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    1 John 3:11-24 Unfortunately, the term “love” carries a lot of baggage within our present culture, especially when it is connected with tolerance. Importantly, the most loving action a person can do for another is to extend the limitless love of Christ to those in need. This goes way beyond tolerance and political correctness. Yet […]