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SERMON TOPIC: Salvation of God - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 4 December 2022

Sermon synopsis: Regeneration is a unique feature in New Testament religion. In heathen religions the permanence of character is universally recognised. Though these religions prescribe penances and rituals.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Salvation of God - Part 1

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 27 November 2022

Sermon synopsis: JUSTIFICATION: As satisfying the claims of the law, the atonement secured our pardon and righteousness. Eph 1:7 (NKJV) In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins…

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SERMON TOPIC: Death Judgement Heaven and Hell - Part 4

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 20 November 2022

Sermon synopsis: John 5:21-29. Very truly I tell you, a time is coming and has now come when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God and those who hear will live. For as the Father has life in himself, so he.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Death Judgement Heaven and Hell - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 13 November 2022

Sermon synopsis: In Christian eschatology, the Four Last Things or four last things of man (Latin: quattuor novissima) are Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell, the four last stages of the soul in life and the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The rebuilding of the temple

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 6 November 2022

Sermon synopsis: Beside the rise of the Antichrist world leader, there are currently a few remaining obstacles which stand in the way of the fulfilment of the prophecy of the Abomination of Desolation and the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Death Judgement Heaven and Hell - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 30 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: We cannot say that a person dies young because of sin or wickedness. There are examples of the wicked living long and the righteous dying young in Scripture, so we cannot produce formulas and try to.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Faith - Part 4

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 23 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: F: FEARS GOD NOT MAN. A: ALL THINGS ARE POSSIBLE. I: IS A LIFESTYLE. T: TRUSTS GOD TO HONOUR HIS WORD. H: HUMAN LOGIC MAY BE DEFIED.

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SERMON TOPIC: Death Judgement Heaven and Hell

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 16 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: In Christian eschatology, the Four Last Things or four last things of man (Latin: quattuor novissima) are Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell, the four last stages of the soul in life and the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Faith - Part 3

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 9 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: FAITH MUST: 1) BE TESTED 2) TAKE NO NOTICE OF CIRCUMSTANCES 3) BE TENACIOUS

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SERMON TOPIC: Have you a real God

BY: Taryn Paynter ON: 7 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: Eph 1:17-23 (NIV) I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better. I pray that the eyes.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Ephesians

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 3 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: An overview of Paul's Epistle to the Ephesians.

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SERMON TOPIC: Fear and the Fear of The Lord

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 2 October 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Fear of God will keep us from fearing man. Jesus said: Matthew 10:28 Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both.....

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SERMON TOPIC: 2 Corinthians

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 26 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: An overview of 2 Corinthians.

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SERMON TOPIC: Faith - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 25 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: HOW TO GET FAITH - God gives us faith - By seeing the work of God - By observing God’s providence in nature - Past experience - By hearing the Word of God

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SERMON TOPIC: Anxiety and Concerns - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 18 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: Matthew 11:28-29 Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Faith - Part 1

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 11 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: The writer of Hebrews defines faith as follows: Heb 11:1 (NASB) Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. The KJV and NKJV render Hebrews 11:1 as follows,.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral service- Varun

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 7 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: Death is a certainty that all of us must face one day. Heb 9:27 Just as man is destined to die once… Gen 3:19 By the sweat of your brow you will eat your food until you return to the ground, since.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Anxiety and Concerns - Part 1

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 4 September 2022

Sermon synopsis: Scripture refers to this as “The Cares of this life”. Doctors attribute much illness to “Stress”. What does the Word of God say on this subject?

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SERMON TOPIC: LOVE - THE CHIEF OF VIRTUES - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 28 August 2022

Sermon synopsis: John 13:35 (NIV) “By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Let us note that our Lord does not name gifts or miracles or intellectual attainments as the.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Hearing the Voice of God - Part 5

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 21 August 2022

Sermon synopsis: Have you heard Jesus knocking recently? How do you open the door to let the Lord in? You cannot wait for some convenient time. Anything but a prompt response is an indication that you have.....

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SERMON TOPIC: LOVE THE CHIEF OF VIRTUES - Part 1

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 14 August 2022

Sermon synopsis: During a tour of the US in 1962, the theologian Karl Barth lectured at the campus of the University of Chicago. During the Q & A time, a student asked Barth if he could summarize his whole life’s.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Hearing the Voice of God - Part 4

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 7 August 2022

Sermon synopsis: God speaks to us in music.

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SERMON TOPIC: The name of Jesus - Part 3

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 31 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: Jesus has given us the power of attorney to use his name in doing his “business”. To accomplish the will of God on earth, we need to draw on heaven’s resources.

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SERMON TOPIC: The name of Jesus - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 25 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: “Terms and conditions apply” to Jesus’ promise. The limitations when asking in Jesus’ name are: - We ask for things that bring glory to the Father. - Asked by those who please him. - Asking for.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Gospel of John

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 20 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: An overview of the gospel of John

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SERMON TOPIC: The Acts of the Apostles

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 20 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: An overview of the book of Acts.

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SERMON TOPIC: Hearing the Voice of God - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 17 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: God speaks through circumstances. God speaks through dreams and visions. God speaks through Angels. God speaks through signs and wonders. God speaks through the Godly example of others. God.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Security and Fulfilment

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 10 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: 2 Timothy 1:12 I know whom I have believed and am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him until that day. Paul says, “I know whom I have believed” He doesn’t say “I know.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The name of Jesus - Part 1

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 3 July 2022

Sermon synopsis: Jesus or ‘Yeshua’ in Hebrew: means ‘salvation’. She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus because he will save his people from their sins. (Matt 1:21, NIV) Jesus.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Hearing the Voice of God - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 26 June 2022

Sermon synopsis: God speaks to us through creation and nature. God speaks to us through his Son. On rare occasions God speaks with an audible voice. God speaks to us through his Word. God speaks to us in a.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 11c - The New Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 19 June 2022

Sermon synopsis: While the New Covenant has greater benefits, it also has greater penalties for those who reject it. Heb 12:25 (NIV) See to it that you do not refuse him who speaks. If they did not escape when.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Hearing the Voice of God - Part 1

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 12 June 2022

Sermon synopsis: GOD DOES NOT REVEAL HIMSELF TO THE CASUAL ENQUIRER, BUT TO THOSE WHO SEEK HIM WITH ALL THEIR HEARTS.

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 11b- The New Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 5 June 2022

Sermon synopsis: Not only was it a New Covenant; it was a better covenant. Heb 7:22 (NIV) … Jesus has become the guarantee of a better covenant. Heb 8:6 (NIV) … the covenant of which he is mediator is superior to.....

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SERMON TOPIC: True Repentance - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 29 May 2022

Sermon synopsis: True repentance is a gift of God. Acts 5:31. Repentance follows Godly sorrow. 2 Corinthians 7:9-10. Humility accompanies true repentance. Job 42:1-6. A hatred of sin accompanies true repentance......

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 11a- The New Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 22 May 2022

Sermon synopsis: At the Last Supper, Jesus used the term “new testament” to describe the covenant he established between God and mankind. He uses the word “new” to contrast the covenant to the one which Moses was.....

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SERMON TOPIC: True Repentance - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 15 May 2022

Sermon synopsis: True repentance is a gift of God. Acts 5:31. Repentance follows Godly sorrow. 2 Corinthians 7:9-10. Humility accompanies true repentance. Job 42:1-6. A hatred of sin accompanies true repentance......

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SERMON TOPIC: The crux of the matter - Part 3

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 8 May 2022

Sermon synopsis: A number of psalms foretell the person and work of Jesus. They are called Messianic psalms i.e., while written by David they have a secondary application to the Messiah (Christ) who was the “Son of.....

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SERMON TOPIC: True Repentance - Part 1

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 1 May 2022

Sermon synopsis: - True repentance is a gift of God. Acts 5:31. - Repentance follows Godly sorrow. 2 Corinthians 7:9-10. - Humility accompanies true repentance. Job 42:1-6.

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SERMON TOPIC: The crux of the matter - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 24 April 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Latin word for cross is CRUX. EXCRUCIATING means “intensely painful”. Etymology (Word Origin): late 16th century: from Latin excruciat- ‘tormented’, from the verb excruciare (based on crux,.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Witnesses

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 17 April 2022

Sermon synopsis: In the Bible, a witness is someone who sees something amazing or important. If this person begins to share what they've seen, we call this “bearing witness.” It's a simple word, but being a.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The crux of the matter

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 15 April 2022

Sermon synopsis: The word CRUX comes from the Latin crux “cross” The basic, central, or critical point or feature: the crux of the matter; the crux of an argument.

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SERMON TOPIC: No man cared for my soul - Part 2

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 10 April 2022

Sermon synopsis: Jesus longed to give those who were “weary and burdened” rest for their souls: Matt 11:28-30 (NIV) “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Genesis

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 29 March 2022

Sermon synopsis: An overview of the Book of Genesis.

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SERMON TOPIC: Do the work of an Evangelist - Part 4

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 27 March 2022

Sermon synopsis: Five stages of evangelism. 1) Preparing the soil. 2) Planting (Sowing seed) 3) Cultivating 4) Harvesting 5) Preserving A farmer first prepares the ground, then plants the seed, and then.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Do the work of an Evangelist - Part 3

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 20 March 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Methods of Evangelism.

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SERMON TOPIC: No man cared for my soul

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 13 March 2022

Sermon synopsis: While hiding in a cave from his enemies, David cries in despair that “no man cared for my soul”. Psalm 142:4 I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no man that would acknowledge me:.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Do the work of an Evangelist - Part 2

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 6 March 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Plan of Evangelism. The Purpose of Evangelism. The Promise of Evangelism.

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SERMON TOPIC: Ethics-Part 2- Marriage Divorce Remarriage

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 27 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: A Christian perspective on marriage, divorce and remarriage.

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SERMON TOPIC: Do the work of an Evangelist

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 21 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: 2 Tim 4:5 But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry.

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral - Jeanetta Reynolds

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 18 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: Funeral service Jeanetta Reynolds Birth: 05-06-1939 Death: 13-02-2022

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SERMON TOPIC: Ethics - Part 1 - Sexual purity

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 13 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Bible teaches that sex is only permissible in marriage and that it is between a natural man and woman.

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SERMON TOPIC: Vision - Evangelism and missions

BY: Phillip Dungulu ON: 12 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: AGF pastor's meeting 12 Feb 2022.

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SERMON TOPIC: Purpose and Destiny

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 6 February 2022

Sermon synopsis: We have been given a commission by God Himself. We are not here on earth to mark time or follow selfish pursuits, God has a purpose for our lives and a destiny for us, but as freewill agents it is.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Covenants - Part 10 - The Mosaic Covenant

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 30 January 2022

Sermon synopsis: The Mosaic covenant was a formal arrangement of mutual commitments between God and Israel, with Moses as the mediator between the Israelites and the angels who put the covenant into effect. While.....

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SERMON TOPIC: The Prince of Peace

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 23 January 2022

Sermon synopsis: In a world filled with war and violence, it’s difficult to see how Jesus could be the all-powerful God who acts in human history and be the embodiment of peace. But physical safety and political.....

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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: 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: Y3-307- Organizational Structure and Management - Part 2

BY: Johnray Rennie ON: 9 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: - Management styles - Time management

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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: Y3-307- Organizational Structure and Management

BY: Johnray Rennie ON: 2 November 2021

Sermon synopsis: Registered organizations are considered to be juristic persons, i.e. they are separate legal entities. It is vitally important to have an understanding of what it means to operate an organization.....

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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: Y2-215- PHILIPPIANS AND COLOSSIANS

BY: Lynne van Wyk ON: 17 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: An overview of the epistles of Paul to the: - Philippians - Colossians

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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: Y3-305- Tithes

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 7 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: Malachi 1:6-14. When you offer blind animals for sacrifice, is that not wrong? When you sacrifice lame or diseased animals, is that not wrong? Try offering them to your governor! Would he be.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Funeral service - Varun

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 7 September 2021

Sermon synopsis: When we are younger we often feel that we are immortal. James 4:13-15 (NIV) Now listen, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business 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: Y3-305- Stewardship of our Lives Environment and Animals

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 31 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: A look at stewardship of: - Our lives (Body, Soul and Spirit) - The environment - Animals

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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: Y3-305- Stewardship and giving

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 24 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: A look at: Stewardship. An inheritance Stewardship of giving. Jesus and giving. Responsibilities to ministries Giving to the poor.

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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: Y3-304- Treatment of women

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 3 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: Both men and women are made in the image of God. Gen 1:27 (NIV) So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. They are jointly.....

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SERMON TOPIC: Y3-303- Sexual morality - alcohol - etc.

BY: Ken Paynter ON: 3 August 2021

Sermon synopsis: A look at: - Sexual morality. - Alcohol - Retaliation and defence

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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: Y3-303- Christian Ethics

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 28 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: Christianity morality should not be influenced by the ever-changing ideas of morality in the world. Rom 12:2 (NLT) Don't copy the behaviour and customs of this world, but let God transform you.....

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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: Source texts - OT

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 23 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: The Masoretic Text is the authoritative Hebrew and Aramaic text of the 24 books of the Tanakh in Rabbinic Judaism. It was primarily copied, edited and distributed by a group of Jews known as the.....

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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: The Apocrypha

BY: Gavin Paynter ON: 17 July 2021

Sermon synopsis: The word “Apocrypha” originally denoted “hidden” writings. It comes from Greek and is formed from the combination of apo (away) and kryptein (hide or conceal – origin of the English word.....

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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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