Covenants Part 12 - The Davidic Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 12 February 2023
Synopsis: It is clear from the New Testament that Christ fulfills the Davidic Covenant. The first book of the New Testament starts by revealing the genealogy of Christ by listing all generations from Abraham.....
Covenants - Part 11c - The New Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 19 June 2022
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.....
Covenants - Part 11b- The New Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 5 June 2022
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.....
Covenants - Part 11a- The New Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 22 May 2022
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.....
Covenants - Part 10 - The Mosaic Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 30 January 2022
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.
Covenants - Part 9d - The Abrahamic Covenant - JACOB
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 1 August 2021
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.....
Covenants - Part 9b - The Abrahamic Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 21 March 2021
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.....
Covenants - Part 9a - The Abrahamic Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 7 March 2021
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.....
Covenants - Part 8 - The Noahic Covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 21 February 2021
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.....
Covenants - Part 7 - The seed of the woman
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 4 October 2020
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.....
Covenants - Part 6 - Adamic covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 20 September 2020
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,.....
Covenants - Part 5 - Edenic covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 6 September 2020
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.
Covenants - Part 4b - Covenant Theology and Dispensationalism
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 30 August 2020
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.....
Covenants - Part 4a - Covenant Theology and Dispensationalism
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 9 August 2020
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.....
Covenants - Part 3
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 26 July 2020
Synopsis: Let’s look at the covenant of parity (a conditional covenant between equals) established between Jacob and Laban.
Covenants - Part 2
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 12 July 2020
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.....
Covenants - Part 1
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 28 June 2020
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 by Gavin Paynter on 5 June 2020
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 by Siegfried Aussel on 22 July 2019
Synopsis: We are in a covenant relationship with God. As the stronger party he offers us his protection.
The Feast of Tabernacles
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 22 December 2014
Synopsis: The two most important ceremonies of the Feast of Tabernacles -pouring out of water drawn from the pool of Siloam, and the illumination of the Temple were both of post-Mosaic origin. These referred.....
The Feast of First Fruits
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 1 June 2014
Synopsis: The Feast of First-fruits, on the 17th day of Nisan, was a celebration of the harvest, when a sheaf representing the very first of the harvest was waved before the Lord, as a symbolic gesture that.....
Jesus in the Old Testament - Part 2
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 21 October 2012
Synopsis: Ex 12:13 The blood will be a sign for you on the houses where you are; and when I see the blood, I will pass over you. No destructive plague will touch you when I strike Egypt
Jesus in the Old Testament - Part 1
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 9 September 2012
Synopsis: It has been said of the Old and New Testaments. The New is in the Old contained - The Old is in the New explained. The New is in the Old concealed - The Old is in the New revealed.
The fulfilment of the Law
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 30 November 2007
Synopsis: Was the Law made obsolete by the New Covenant? What is the purpose of the Mosaic Law? What did Jesus mean when He said that He had not come to abolish the Law, but to fulfill it?
The purpose of the law
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 4 February 2007
Synopsis: In this age of grace, should the Law be discarded? What was the purpose of the Mosaic Law and does it still apply to Christians today?
Gal 3:19 What, then, was the purpose of the law? It was added.....
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 1 January 2000
Synopsis: A CONTRACT OR COVENANT HAS ALWAYS BEEN A CRUCIAL PART OF GOD'S RELATIONSHIP WITH HIS PEOPLE. This is a study of the different covenants found in the Bible, culminating with the greatest covenant -.....
The New Covenant
Sermon by Leston Blackburn on 6 April 1997
Synopsis: “You’re going to find that there will be times when people will have no stomach for solid teaching, but will fill up on spiritual junk food - catchy opinions that tickle their fancy. They’ll turn.....