Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2019

  • September 14, 2019

    September 15, 2019 – Unity Amidst Diversity by Pastor Duane Adler

    by COD

    Unity Amidst Diversity  1 Corinthians 12 Diversity Defined Diversity Defined by the dictionary “The condition of having or being composed of differing elements: Variety. Especially: the inclusion of different types of people (such as people of different races or cultures) in a group or organization. Example: Programs intended to promote diversity in schools. An […]

  • September 8, 2019

    September 8, 2019 – He Who Began by Dr. Jay C. Burgman

    by COD

    He Who Began Philippians 1:2-3 Kononia is commonly translated as fellowship, joint participation, or communion. 1 Corinthians 1:9 “God is faithful, through whom you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.” I’d like to suggest, then, that kononia is much deeper than social interaction. Philippians 1:3-5 “I thank my God in […]

  • September 1, 2019

    September 1, 2019 – Unity Amidst Bitterness by Pastor Duane Adler

    by COD

    Unity Amidst Bitterness  Hebrews 12:1-17 Bitterness is the only substance in the universe that destroys the container that holds it. The Killer Root: Bitterness Bitterness is a weed that can choke out everything good in our lives Bitterness starts when we hold onto hurts Bitterness progresses to strategies to dull the pain Bitterness ends […]

  • August 25, 2019

    August 25, 2019 – Unity Amidst Discipline by Pastor Duane Adler

    by COD

    Unity Amidst Discipline  Hebrews 12:1-17 Unity is an organic oneness based on Jesus as the common center by the Holy Spirit at work in and through a believer. As believers, we are not required to create unity… but we are required to keep the unity that is already ours in and through Jesus. Discipline […]

  • August 18, 2019

    August 18, 2019 – The Essentials of the Gospel – Mark DiBenedetto, Elder

    by COD

    The Essentials of the Gospel John 3:1-17  The Essentials of the Gospel We are Separated from God You must be Born Again We live by Faith according to the Grace that has saved us Practical Application We are bound to Jesus we have no other choice. We are to Love one another because he […]