Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2019

  • February 28, 2019

    March 3, 2019 – Cry of the Heart in Biblical Confession by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Cry of the Heart in Biblical Confession Psalm 51 Some believers obsessover sin, whileothers ignore it. Neither position, however, supports the identity of the genuine believer in Christ. Even though the believer is no longer under the penalty and power of sin, unmistakably, the ongoing presence of sin is still a reality. It is important […]

  • February 21, 2019

    2/24: Commitment to God as Our Mighty Fortress; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Commitment to God as Our Mighty Fortress Psalm 46 December 26, 2004, Thailand, Sri Lanka, and Indonesia were devastated when a 9.1-magnitude earthquake produced a tsunami that would claim the lives of 230,000 people across 14 countries. Not one person anticipated the sudden disaster and destruction, but it still came and left carnage and death […]

  • February 17, 2019

    2/17: Courage in the Face of Depression; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Courage in the Face of Depression Psalm 42-43 Depression, anxiety, fear, and despair are a few of the emotions believers are not exempt from in their walk of faith. Unfortunately, believers who experience these emotions also encounter guilt, shame, or hopelessness. In the midst of these, there arises an overwhelming loss of joy, fear of […]

  • February 10, 2019

    2/10: Confidence in God’s Solution; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Confidence in God’s Solution Psalm 37 The narratives describing the lives of Joseph and David seem parallel because both were righteous and went through a season of suffering. It is easy for us to read these accounts of their lives and assume it was easier for them to persevere because it all turned out in […]

  • January 31, 2019

    2/3: Celebrating the Presence of God; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Celebrating the Presence of God  Psalm 27 What do you do, as a believer, when your world turns upside down and leaves everything you once held securely into a vanishing dream? Indeed, life is not a fixed and determinative set of outcomes promised to work the same way in every situation. For instance, the person […]