SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 2
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 5 July 2020
Sermon synopsis: Paul exhorts us to develop a Christian thought life. A Christian thought life, is the basis of a life of joy.
Phil 4:4-8. Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your.....
SERMON TOPIC: M2 - CH 12-14 - Effective Bible Study
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 3 July 2020
Sermon synopsis: How to get to know God’s Word:
- Through hearing
- Through reading
- Through study
- Memorise God's Word
- Meditate on God’s Word
SERMON TOPIC: Do I have a soul - NDEs and OBEs
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 29 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: The Bible teaches that man’s soul continues to live after the body dies. We read of Rachel:
It came about as her soul was departing (for she died), that she named him Ben-oni; but his father.....
SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 1
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 28 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: A covenant is a legally enforceable agreement between 2 or more persons to do or to refrain from doing a certain act. Just as we have different kinds of contracts today, the same was true of.....
SERMON TOPIC: Three signs of the crucifixion
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: Matthew records three miraculous signs that God gave on the day of Jesus’ crucifixion.
1) Darkness over the land.
2) The curtain in the Holy of Holies being torn.
3) The earthquake and the.....
SERMON TOPIC: The suffering servant
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 14 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: In Isaiah there are 4 poems written about the “servant of Yahweh,” or God’s “Suffering Servant” culminating in the famous chapter 53.
1) Isaiah 42:1-9
2) Isaiah 49:1-12
3) Isaiah 50:4-9
SERMON TOPIC: Biblical interpretation
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 12 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: We need to accurately handle the word of truth.
2 Tim 2:15 (NASB) Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the word of.....
SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 1
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 7 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: A basic lesson of the Christian life is that all sin begins in our thoughts, which the Bible often calls “the heart.”
Jesus said: Mark 7:20-23 What comes out of a person is what defiles them......
SERMON TOPIC: Covenants
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 5 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: A contract or covenant has always been a crucial part of God’s relationship with his people.
Covenant is a legal concept often used in the Bible as a metaphor to describe the relationship.....
SERMON TOPIC: Funeral Brenda
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 3 June 2020
Sermon synopsis: Are you saved?
- Do you realize that you are a sinner?
- Do you take responsibility for your sin?
- Do you realize who Jesus is?
- Do you confess your faith in Him openly?
SERMON TOPIC: The history of the Bible and Christian Worldview
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 29 May 2020
Sermon synopsis: Chapter 3. The history of the Bible.
66 Books, written in 3 languages, by 40 Writers, on 3 continents, over 1500 years.
Chapter 4. Christian Worldview.
An atheist would probably say that we.....
SERMON TOPIC: The Bible
BY: Johnray Rennie ON: 22 May 2020
Sermon synopsis: Why do we study the Bible?
It is a life fulfilling activity.
It is a life enriching activity. (John 10 v 10)
It increases our ability to witness to others.
It is the chief/main way in which.....
SERMON TOPIC: Living water
BY: Prudence Mabasa ON: 22 March 2020
Sermon synopsis: John 4:13-14 (NIV) Jesus answered, “Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in.....
SERMON TOPIC: The parable of the ten virgins
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 15 March 2020
Sermon synopsis: Jesus warned of signs that would lead up to his Second Coming, like the increase in false messiahs, wars, earthquakes and Christian persecution. He also predicted increased pestilences - and in the.....
SERMON TOPIC: Answering the unbeliever - Part 1
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 8 March 2020
Sermon synopsis: Common questions asked when a Christian is confronted by a staunch unbeliever.
1) What about the heathen who haven’t heard the Gospel?
2) What about the sincere Buddhist, Hindu etc?
SERMON TOPIC: Deliverance from demon possession
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 23 February 2020
Sermon synopsis: Exorcism is the practice of evicting demons or other spiritual entities from a person, or an area, that are believed to be possessed.
Unlike the Jewish exorcists, Jesus did not use any.....
SERMON TOPIC: Fear and the Fear Of God
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 16 February 2020
Sermon synopsis: The Fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
The Fear of God will keep us from fearing man.
The Fear of God is the whole duty of man.
The Fear of God keeps our spiritual ears open.
SERMON TOPIC: Can a Christian be demon-possessed
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 9 February 2020
Sermon synopsis: Some started teaching many years ago that Christians can be demon-possessed. This false doctrine is unbiblical and implies that demons are more powerful than Christ indwelling the Christian. The.....
SERMON TOPIC: Outreach and Evangelism
BY: Ken Paynter ON: 2 February 2020
Sermon synopsis: The root of the word evangelism, evangel, is derived from the Greek word euangelion which is translated good news. From that same word, we derive the word gospel. Many words in English are.....
SERMON TOPIC: Causes of demon possession
BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 26 January 2020
Sermon synopsis: The Bible does not explicitly say what causes possession - only what causes re-possession. Simply being unsaved does not mean you can be possessed, or else all non-believers would be possessed. Even.....