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SERMON TOPIC: Who I am in Christ - 1

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 16 January 2022

Sermon synopsis: Some people find their identity in: - their looks and so they fear aging. Proverbs 31:30 says that “beauty is fleeting”. Beauty should not be your primary identity; because it cannot last. - their.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Active Faith

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 9 January 2022

Sermon synopsis: James 2:14 What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save them? Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food. If.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Testimonies 2021

BY: Testimonies ON: 2 January 2022

Sermon synopsis: Year end testimonies for 2021

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SERMON TOPIC: The Son of Man

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 26 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: We might be tempted to think that Jesus somehow had an unfair advantage over us. But he was truly a man and faced the same challenges we do. He was born as a helpless baby dependent on his.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Discipline

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 19 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: Quoting Proverbs 3:11-12 the author of Hebrews shows that, contrary to what some believe, God’s single desire isn’t just for us to be happy. God also wants us to be holy and will use discipline to.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Remembrance

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 12 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: "Lest we forget" is a phrase commonly used in war remembrance services and commemorative occasions in English speaking countries. Used on ANZAC Day memorials and in Remembrance Day ceremonies as a.....

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SERMON TOPIC: COLLEGE GRADUATION 2022

BY: Julio Da Silva ON: 10 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: Sermon delivered to 2022 graduates.

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral - Thora Joost

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 8 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: Celebration of Thora’s life (3 August 1941 – 1 December 2021) 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 Brothers and sisters, we do not want you to be uninformed about those who sleep in death, so that you do not.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Pleasing the Lord

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 5 December 2021

Sermon synopsis: Hebrews 11:5. By faith Enoch was taken up so that he should not see death, and he was not found, because God had taken him. Now before he was taken, he was commended as having pleased God.

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SERMON TOPIC: Counting the cost - Is Jesus worth it

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 28 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: Going to a shop, you may see many things that you’d like to have. There’s one snag though – they all have a price tag. Luke 14:31-33 (NIV) “Or suppose a king is about to go to war against another.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Persecution 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: According to Open Doors in just the last year (2021 World Watch List reporting period), there have been: Over 340 million Christians living in places where they experience high levels of.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Excuses

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 14 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else. - Benjamin Franklin. An excuse is the skin of the truth stuffed with a lie - Sam Innes.

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SERMON TOPIC: The Persecuted Church

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 7 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: From the 7th to the 14th of November Christians worldwide will be praying specifically for our brothers and sisters living in persecution. These days of prayer are known as IDOP (International Days.....

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SERMON TOPIC: THE BIBLICAL CHURCH - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 31 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: Let’s briefly consider a modern congregational church and what a typical structure could look like. There are 4 areas of the local church which can be represented by 4 relationships the church.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Fellowship with each other

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 24 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: 1 John 1:5-7 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Marriage Supper of the Lamb

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 17 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: Most couples are looking for a marriage that will last and bring happiness! It is referred to as a “Match made in Heaven.” However while some marriages are seemingly made in heaven, they still.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral service - Valerie Heggie

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 15 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: People generally don’t like to think about death, so funerals also give us a chance to reflect on our own mortality. Benjamin Franklin famously said, “In this world nothing can be said to be.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral - Lynette Rautenbach

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 12 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18. Brothers and sisters, we do not want you to be uninformed about those who sleep in death, so that you do not grieve like the rest of mankind, who have no hope. For we.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The missing blue thread

BY: Michael Sischy ON: 10 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: The missing blue thread in the prayer shawl.

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SERMON TOPIC: Communion

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 3 October 2021

Sermon synopsis: Communion is a memorial in which Christians identify with the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and remember the Lord's broken body and the blood he shed for us. Along with baptism, Communion is a.....

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SERMON TOPIC: THE BIBLICAL CHURCH

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 26 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: Christians are instructed to fellowship with other believers. Heb 10:25 (NIV) not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another--and all the more as.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Millennium

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 19 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: Some interpret this 1000 years allegorically. They understand the 1000 years as merely a figurative way of saying “a long period of time,” not a literal, physical reign of Jesus Christ on the earth......

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SERMON TOPIC: Is your name in the Book of Life

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 12 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: God has a record of those who belong to him: Phil (NIV) 4:3 Yes, and I ask you, loyal yokefellow, help these women who have contended at my side in the cause of the gospel, along with Clement and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Vision

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 5 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: Paul’s vision did 5 things : 1) The Vision “Stopped him”. 2) The Vision “Sent him”. 3) The Vision “Strengthened him”. 4) The Vision “Stretched him”. 5) The Vision “Satisfied him”.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants-Part9e- The Abrahamic Covenant - JUDAH

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 29 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: The 2 dominant tribes would become Judah (the recipient of the Abrahamic blessing) and “Joseph” (the recipient of the birthright).

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SERMON TOPIC: The Day of Atonement and Judgements

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 22 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: Many Christians see Yom Kippur or the Day of Atonement as a foreshadowing of the coming of Jesus, and His final sacrifice for our sin on Calvary. But this interpretation does not make any sense, as.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Who am I

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: Some people find their identity in: Their family (I’m so-and-so’s son) Their education (I went to this school or university. I have this qualification) Their job (I do this work) Their interests.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Is the COVID vaccine the mark of the beast

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 15 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: According to the Washington Post (16 Feb 2021): Some churches and Christian ministries with large online followings — as well as Christian influencers on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Christianity and prosperity

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 8 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: A Biblical view on prosperity

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 9d - The Abrahamic Covenant - JACOB

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 1 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: While the actions of Rebekah and Jacob are rightfully frowned upon, the inappropriate actions of Isaac seem to be overlooked. Isaac must have been aware of the Lord’s prophecy given to Rebekah.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Gossip and the tongue

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 25 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: Words unexpressed may sometimes fall back dead, but even God can’t kill them when they are said.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 9c- The Abrahamic Covenant - JACOB

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: Just as Isaac was chosen over Ishmael, so Jacob was chosen over Esau. There are other examples of God choosing younger brothers over older ones.

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SERMON TOPIC: How to overcome temptation

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 18 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: The source of temptation is not God. James 1:13 When tempted, no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he tempt anyone… Rather the source of.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Contentment

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 11 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: There is a famous story about author Joseph Heller attending a party given by a billionaire. Another illustrious author, Kurt Vonnegut, informed Heller that the host, a hedge fund manager, had made.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Kinsman Redeemer and the Book of Ruth

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 4 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: In the Old Testament the kinsman-redeemer was the closest male relative who, according to law of Moses had the responsibility to act on behalf of a relative who was in need, danger, financial.....

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SERMON TOPIC: HOPE THE EYE OF FAITH

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 27 June 2021

Sermon synopsis: Hope is the eye of faith. Faith is believing that your vision will become a reality. Proverbs 29:18. Where there is no vision, the people perish.

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SERMON TOPIC: Father examples - Part 1 - Leave a legacy

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 20 June 2021

Sermon synopsis: Like Jonadab, the best inheritance you can leave your children is a godly heritage. Prov 20:7 (ESV) The righteous who walks in his integrity— blessed are his children after him! Ps 37:18 (ESV).....

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SERMON TOPIC: ARE YOU READY

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 13 June 2021

Sermon synopsis: Are you ready to surrender your life to God? Are you ready to witness? Are you ready to do good works? Are you ready to face temptation? Are you ready to suffer for the sake of Christ and the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Friendship with God

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 30 May 2021

Sermon synopsis: Genesis 5:21-24 When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah. After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked faithfully with God 300 years and had other sons and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Pentecost

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 23 May 2021

Sermon synopsis: Pentecost (“the fiftieth [day]”) is the ancient Greek name for the Feast of Weeks, a prominent feast in the calendar of ancient Israel celebrating the giving of the Law on Sinai. This feast is still.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Rapture

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 16 May 2021

Sermon synopsis: Many believe that “The Feast of Trumpets” on the 1st day of the Jewish New Year, points to the Rapture of the Church when the Messiah Jesus will appear as He comes for His bride, the Church. The.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Mothers Day

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 9 May 2021

Sermon synopsis: The sweetest sounds to mortals given Are heard in Mother, Home, and Heaven. - William Goldsmith Brown

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SERMON TOPIC: Hungry and thirsty for God

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 2 May 2021

Sermon synopsis: Psalm 63:1-5. You, God, are my God, earnestly I seek you; I thirst for you, my whole being longs for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water. I have seen you in the sanctuary and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Which day was Jesus crucified

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 25 April 2021

Sermon synopsis: While the Bible states that Jesus rose on the first day of the week, the day that he was crucified is not mentioned. Traditionally Christians celebrate the death of Jesus on a Friday and the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The promise of the Holy Spirit

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 18 April 2021

Sermon synopsis: The Feast of Pentecost, “Shavuot” was originally a festival for expressing thankfulness to the Lord for the blessing of the harvest. This celebration is tied to the giving of the Ten Commandments.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Third Day

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 9 April 2021

Sermon synopsis: Paul writes concerning Jesus: 1 Cor 15:3-4 (NIV) For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Resurrection from the dead

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 4 April 2021

Sermon synopsis: 1 Corinthians 15:3-4 For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The stone the builders rejected

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 2 April 2021

Sermon synopsis: Jesus faced rejection from all - in order to bring about our salvation: 1 Peter 2:4 (NIV) As you come to him, the living Stone—rejected by men but chosen by God and precious to him Let’s look at.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Jesus The Lamb of God

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 28 March 2021

Sermon synopsis: Revelation 13:8 The Lamb who was slain from the creation of the world.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 9b - The Abrahamic Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 March 2021

Sermon synopsis: God had insisted that the covenant would be established with Sarah’s son, even though Abraham originally tried to convince God that it would be simpler to establish it with Ishmael instead. When.....

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SERMON TOPIC: MAN'S FREE WILL

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 14 March 2021

Sermon synopsis: The Bible emphasizes God’s sovereignty, but this in no way diminishes man’s ability to choose. In His sovereignty, God created man with free-will. This is exercised in matters of redemption. God.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Lord Jesus Christ

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 8 March 2021

Sermon synopsis: We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, His virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His vicarious [acting or done for another] atonement through his shed blood, his bodily.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 9a - The Abrahamic Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 7 March 2021

Sermon synopsis: We soon see man’s failure in the dispensation of Human Government. The command to “fill the earth” was given to Noah’s descendants (Gen 9:1). In direct contravention to this instruction, the people.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Answering the unbeliever - Part 4b

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 28 February 2021

Sermon synopsis: Sharing the gospel with someone who has genuine questions.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 8 - The Noahic Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 21 February 2021

Sermon synopsis: This general covenant was made between God and Noah following the departure of Noah from the ark. Many see it as a royal grant because God promises never to destroy the earth again with water. This.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Covid-19 Christian

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 14 February 2021

Sermon synopsis: This type of Christian follows Covid 19 protocol. They wear a mask. They practice social distancing. They are always washing their hands. They prefer to stay at home. They have been.....

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SERMON TOPIC: God can use anyone

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 7 February 2021

Sermon synopsis: The heroes of the story were the most unlikely candidates: 1) They had leprosy. 2) They were outsiders who sat at the entrance of the city’s gate. 3) They were dying of starvation.

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SERMON TOPIC: Doctrine of God

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 15 January 2021

Sermon synopsis: The study is divided into 2 sections: The BEING of God (The greatness of his nature) The CHARACTER of God (The goodness of his nature) If God was only omnipotent, omnipresent, all-knowing and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Testimonies

BY: Joshua De Kooker ON: 27 December 2020

Sermon synopsis: A few short testimonies by: Joshua de Kooker - the path he took to finding the true God through his former involvement in the Jehovah's Witnesses, Wicca, Freemasonry, Rosicrucianism and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The true meaning of Christmas

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 25 December 2020

Sermon synopsis: In our secular age it can be very difficult to discover the true meaning of Christmas. - Some see Christmas simply as a time to have drunken parties. This is how they honour the birth of the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Giving

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 20 December 2020

Sermon synopsis: Acts 20:35 In all things I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Seven miracles of Jesus' birth (Migdal Eder)

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 13 December 2020

Sermon synopsis: Let’s look at some of the miraculous events surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ. 1. Miracle of announcement 2. Miracle in the heavens 3. Miracle of Jesus’ lineage 4. Miracle of timing 5......

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SERMON TOPIC: Persecution - The sixth sign

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 6 December 2020

Sermon synopsis: On the Mount of Olives opposite the Jerusalem temple, Peter, James, John and Andrew (Mark 13:3) ask Jesus: “What will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age?” [Matt 24:3] Jesus.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Job type sinner - PART 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 21 November 2020

Sermon synopsis: This type of sinner has been living a blessed, God protected life and then Satan is allowed to touch them. - People are shocked by what God allows to happen to this type of sinner. - When God has.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Job type sinner - PART 1

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 8 November 2020

Sermon synopsis: Job isn’t a story that we think of as a “persecution” story, but when you consider the book’s context it absolutely is. Many believe Job was the first book of the Bible written and therefore our.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Do I have a soul - NDEs and OBEs

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 1 November 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.....

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SERMON TOPIC: M5-CH12-14 - Church polity - Apostles and prophets

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 30 October 2020

Sermon synopsis: IS THE CHURCH LED BY APOSTLES AND PROPHETS OR BY ELDERS AND DEACONS? There are still some Charismatic churches who propagate the teaching that the end-time church should be led by apostles and.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Judge not

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 25 October 2020

Sermon synopsis: Often when a Christian speaks out against sin, some variation of Matthew 7:1 might be quoted to them by someone who informs them that they’re not supposed to judge. In the same way that most drunks.....

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SERMON TOPIC: What is the Kingdom of God

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 18 October 2020

Sermon synopsis: One of Matthew’s major themes is “the kingdom,” which he refers to over 50 times (over 40 times in Luke). In the time of Christ, many Jews were expecting the imminent Kingdom of God. E.g., Joseph.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Answering the unbeliever - Part 4a

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 11 October 2020

Sermon synopsis: Those who deny God’s existence must invent explanations for the origin of life on earth. - Life on earth spontaneously willed itself into existence out of nothing. - The inert elements that.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 7 - The seed of the woman

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 4 October 2020

Sermon synopsis: With the demise of the Edenic covenant, God immediately establishes a new covenant with mankind, or more specifically with “the seed of the woman.” There is hope for mankind! God promises a.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Answering the unbeliever - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 27 September 2020

Sermon synopsis: Why is there evil in the world if God is good? Atheists, skeptics and other critics of Christianity often argue against God on the basis of the reality of evil and suffering. “See,” they say,.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Hope

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 22 September 2020

Sermon synopsis: A short devotional on hope.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 6 - Adamic covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 20 September 2020

Sermon synopsis: Romans 5 and 1 Corinthians 15 portray Adam and Jesus as 2 covenant heads for mankind. Adam broke his covenant (Hos 6:7) but Jesus made a New Covenant (1 Cor 11:25). Adam sinned and brought a Curse,.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Answering the unbeliever - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 13 September 2020

Sermon synopsis: Common questions asked when a Christian is confronted by a staunch unbeliever. Can the Bible be trusted? Isn’t a good life sufficient enough to get to Heaven?

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 5 - Edenic covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 6 September 2020

Sermon synopsis: This covenant is conditional in nature (Suzerain Vassal). Adam’s part of the bargain was only one condition i.e. not to eat from a forbidden tree and a curse (penalty clause) for not doing so. The.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 4b - Covenant Theology and Dispensationalism

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 30 August 2020

Sermon synopsis: Dispensationalists believe: The Church has not permanently replaced Israel and God has a distinct program for Israel and the Church. The OT promises to Israel have not been transferred to the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 6

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 23 August 2020

Sermon synopsis: A look at the Damascus Gate and New Gate and the typology with regards to our thought lives.

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SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 5

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 14 August 2020

Sermon synopsis: Philippians 4:8: Finally, brothers, The Reliance Test: whatever is true, The Respect Test: whatever is honorable, The Rightness Test: whatever is just, The Reverence Test: whatever.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 4a - Covenant Theology and Dispensationalism

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 9 August 2020

Sermon synopsis: There are 3 main Protestant views on covenantal frameworks for biblical interpretation: 1) Covenant Theology (17th century) 2) Dispensationalism (19th century) 3) New Covenant Theology (20th.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 4

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 2 August 2020

Sermon synopsis: Impure thoughts become sin when we entertain them. Everybody has impure thoughts of one type or another. That’s part of being human. Having an impure thought come into your mind is not a sin by.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 3

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 26 July 2020

Sermon synopsis: Let’s look at the covenant of parity (a conditional covenant between equals) established between Jacob and Laban.

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SERMON TOPIC: The trinity

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 24 July 2020

Sermon synopsis: There is one God who is revealed in three persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. These are the three eternal distinctions in one divine Being.

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SERMON TOPIC: Our thought life - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 19 July 2020

Sermon synopsis: The Zion Gate - Whatever is reverent, honorable, worthy of respect. That is the filter for what you allow in this gate. Satan loves to fill our thoughts with shameful things that we think no one.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 12 July 2020

Sermon synopsis: The Bible refers to “a covenant of salt” and “the salt of the covenant.” Lev 2:13 (NIV) Season all your grain offerings with salt. Do not leave the salt of the covenant of your God out of your.....

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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.....

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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

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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.....

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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.....

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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 4).....

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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......

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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?

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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.....

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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.....

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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.....

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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?

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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.....

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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. The Fear.....

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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.....

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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.....

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