Purpose and Destiny
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 6 February 2022
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.....
Who I am in Christ - 1
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 16 January 2022
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.
Who am I
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 21 August 2021
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)
UNDERSTANDING AND DEVELOPING A PERSONAL TIMELINE
Sermon by Steve Chaloner on 9 October 2018
Synopsis: HOW TO GET FROM HERE TO THERE AND ENJOY THE JOURNEY
A timeline is a CHRONOLOGICAL LIST of important events arranged in the order in which they happened. Your own personal timeline, for example,.....
Where God wants you to be
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 22 April 2018
Synopsis: To do what God wants you to do, you have to be what God wants you to be, where God wants you to be.
- Who are you?
- Where are you?
- What are you doing?
- Are you content with being busy or.....
God's will and our desires - Part 9b
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 3 September 2017
Synopsis: The 4 types of conscience:
1) A good/clear conscience
2) A guilty conscience
3) A weak conscience (legalistic)
4) A depraved mind or seared, corrupt conscience
How do you know the difference.....
God's will and our desires - Part 9
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 30 July 2017
Synopsis: To a great extent, it is our human conscience that defines who we are. Morals and moral codes are not enough to keep humans on the right path. Not even the law can do that all the time......
God's will and our desires - Part 8b
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 23 July 2017
Synopsis: The true identity of Jesus Christ is more important to our eternal destiny than any other single factor.
Matthew 16:13-18 When Jesus came to the region of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his.....
God's will and our desires - Part 8a
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 3 July 2017
Synopsis: Knowing Jesus isn’t about Church attendance, hearing or reading about him or even seeing him.
Luke 13:23-28 Someone asked him, Lord, are only a few people going to be saved? He said to.....
God's will and our desires - Part 7
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 4 June 2017
Synopsis: God has a blueprint for the life of His children.
Ephesians 5:8-17 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists.....
Funeral - Berkley Watt
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 26 May 2017
Synopsis: Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.
God's will and our desires - Part 6
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 30 April 2017
Synopsis: 2 Peter 3:9 God is not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
Jesus' involvement in seeing this accomplished, culminated in His going to the.....
God's will and our desires - Part 5 - Mans free will
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 16 April 2017
Synopsis: Genesis 1:26-27 Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild.....
God's will and our desires - Part 4
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 2 April 2017
Synopsis: God has commanded us to pray.
"Pray for those who persecute you" –Matthew 5:44
"And when you pray …" –Matthew 6:5
"This, then, is how you should pray …" –Matthew 6:9
"Be joyful in hope, patient.....
God's will and our desires - Part 3
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 12 March 2017
Synopsis: A checklist to determine God’s will for us.
- Have I been obedient to the guidance God has already given me?
- Am I willing to give up my personal desires to do God’s will?
- What does God’s Word.....
God's will and our desires - Part 2
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 19 February 2017
Synopsis: Before revealing His plans to each person, God asks that certain "prerequisites" be met.
- A total surrender is needed to know God’s perfect will.
- You have to separate yourself from the.....
God's will and our desires
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 5 February 2017
Synopsis: What do you want to see most in your life this year?
What do you want to see most in your church this year?
What do you want to see most in your work environment this year?
What do you want to.....
God meant it unto good
Sermon by Richard Bandawo on 24 July 2016
Synopsis: Genesis 50:15-21 (HCSB) 15 When Joseph’s brothers saw that their father was dead, they said to one another, “If Joseph is holding a grudge against us, he will certainly repay us for all the.....
Belonging to God
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 21 October 2014
Synopsis: Now if you are a professing Christian there should be no argument about the fact that you belong to God. He not only created you but he bought you back from the slave-market of sin.
Sermon by Phillip Dungulu on 14 October 2014
Synopsis: AGF 2014 NATIONAL CONFERENCE:
1 Chron 12:32 (KJV) And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do; the heads of them were two.....
Who am I. A citizen of heaven
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 23 February 2014
Synopsis: Ambassadors are not citizens of the country where they reside.
Likewise Jesus says of his disciples:
John 17:16 They are not of the world, even as I am not of it.
1 Pet 1:1 To God's elect,.....
Living with a Focussed Goal
Sermon by Des Burrows on 8 September 2013
Synopsis: Setting goals for life is one thing that people just do not do. They let “Life Happen” And then wonder why when they have reached 60 that they have achieved nothing. I don’t know how many people.....
I have chosen you
Sermon by Des Burrows on 23 June 2013
Synopsis: John 15:16 (NIVUK)
16 You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit – fruit that will last – and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will.....
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 22 April 2013
Synopsis: There is a word in Pentecostal and Charismatic circles that has become a dirty word... “WORK”.
However there is no way of getting away from the fact that God’s purpose for us is not to sit around.....
What are you doing
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 4 November 2012
Synopsis: James 1:22-25. Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks at his face in a.....
Where are you
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 14 October 2012
Synopsis: WHO ARE YOU?
We saw that who we are is far more important than what we do, and in fact what we do, should flow from a life that is surrendered to Christ.
WHAT ARE YOU DOING?
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 16 March 2011
Synopsis: John 12:24 I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds.
Let us wake up to our purpose and objective
Sermon by Des Burrows on 5 March 2011
Synopsis: What is our purpose as the church?
Our first objective is WORSHIP.
Our second objective is INSTRUCTION.
Our third objective is FELLOWSHIP.
Our fourth objective is EXPRESSION.
Who are you and what are you doing - AGF Sat 12 Feb 2011
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 12 February 2011
Synopsis: In “The 21 Laws of Leadership” John C. Maxwell talks of the ‘Law of magnetism’ where the layers of an onion are used to indicate our own and others perception of ourselves:
(1) How others see.....
Appointment with death
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 19 November 2010
Synopsis: Funeral service for Mersia Hartslief.
Who are you - Part 11
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 14 November 2009
Synopsis: THE MIND ALWAYS JUSTIFIES WHAT THE HEART EMBRACES.
Who do others think you are?
Who do you think you are?
Who does God know you are?
It’s good to listen to our critics because we may learn.....
Who are you - Part 10 - Walking in the light
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 26 September 2009
Synopsis: Reputation is what people think you are; character is what God knows you are.
(1) Does God know who you are?
(2) Do you know who you are?
(3) Do others know who you are?
1 John 1: 7 “But.....
Who are you - Part 8 - A good and faithful servant
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 4 May 2008
Synopsis: Service is an indicator of your relationship with God.
Phil 2:4-7 “Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others. Your attitude should be the same as.....
Who are you - Part 7
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 27 April 2008
Synopsis: Who are you – Part 7.
Gal 5: 7 "You were running a good race. Who cut in on you and kept you from obeying the truth?"
Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead showing that only he can give spiritual.....
Who are you - Part 6
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 6 April 2008
Synopsis: Who are you and what are you doing – Part 6.
What is the difference between good works, works of obedience and works of the Law? Salvation is not a result of works, but works are a result of.....
Who are you - Part 4
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 24 February 2008
Synopsis: Firstly, who are you?
Sometimes we deceive others and we can even deceive ourselves. But we’ll never fool the Lord, because He knows who we really are. And we need to get to the place where we know.....
Who are you - Part 5
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 19 August 2007
Synopsis: Who are you? Is your Christianity real or are you a hypocrite? Have you got the real thing or have you settled for a cheap imitation?
Who are you - Part 3
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 29 July 2007
Synopsis: Who are you? A look at Paul, King Saul, the prophet Isaiah and the apostle Peter.
Who are you - Part 2
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 15 July 2007
Synopsis: Who are you and what are you doing? In Part 2 of this ministry we look at John the baptist, the Samaritan woman at the well, the 'sinful' woman who anointed Jesus - and others.
Who are you - Part 1
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 1 July 2007
Synopsis: Who are you and what are you doing? Find out from the life of Mary why it's so important to know the answer to these questions rather than simply getting busy with religious activity.
What is our purpose
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 24 June 2001
Synopsis: In God's eyes, what purpose do we fulfill both as individuals and as an assembly?
Sermon by Wendy Dezan on 3 June 2001
Synopsis: Jer 29:11-14 "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call upon me and come and pray to.....
Fulfilling your ministry
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 5 September 1999
Synopsis: 2 Cor 13:5 Examine yourselves to see whether you are in the faith; test yourselves. Do you not realize that Christ Jesus is in you - unless, of course, you fail the test?
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 3 January 1999
Synopsis: Prov 29:18 (KJV) Where there is no vision, the people perish…
Prov 29:18 (NIV) Where there is no revelation, the people cast off restraint…
We need to forget the failures and disappointments.....
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 20 October 1996
Synopsis: Why is the church called the body and Christ called the head? Why does Jesus need us to manifest himself to the world? Why will the church of Jesus never be destroyed by Satan?
Who is the rock on.....