Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2016

  • April 24, 2016

    God’s Grace without Boundaries by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Genesis 36 The Scriptures often reflect the arrogance of God’s people who view his gift of grace as being deserved; yet the reality revealed in the Scriptures teach the exact opposite. After all, grace cannot be grace if it is deserved or earned. But how many times do we meditate on this amazing gift and […]

  • April 17, 2016

    Jesus Makes Suffering a Joy by Pastor Bryant Geating

    by COD

    Pastor Bryant has been at Church of the Open Door since November 2002, where he was hired as Youth Pastor for the discipleship and evangelism of the teenagers. In 2007, he became our Family and Visitation Pastor. Bryant has a BA in English from La Salle University and an MA in Communication from Regent University. […]

  • April 10, 2016

    God’s Love Demonstrated in Hardship by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Genesis 35 Often, when making a decision that may lead to hardship, there is the temptation to assume that God is angry and therefore causes the hardship as punishment. Thankfully, God’s love is not connected to shifting emotions, but to his infinite, unchanging perfections. Unfortunately, our definition of God’s love has been so corrupted by […]

  • April 3, 2016

    When Evil Strikes by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Genesis 33:16-34:31 A believer may find himself fighting the battle against evil from multiple fronts; at home, driving, working, or by means of a bad experience. Whichever the battle, the most dangerous approach is to fight from the basis of wrong thinking. No believer can afford to react to evil’s attack from self-reliance. These can […]

  • March 27, 2016

    The Magnificence of Jesus being Lion and Lamb by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Revelation 5:5-6 The Scriptures portray, in an amazing contrast, the balance in the life of Jesus Christ by stating that he is both Lion and Lamb. Each metaphor appropriately identifies the excellent qualities of the Savior who conquered Satan and sin but not as a lion alone, but also as the meek and lowly lamb, […]