Faith - Part 4
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 23 October 2022
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.
Faith - Part 3
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 9 October 2022
Synopsis: FAITH MUST:
1) BE TESTED
2) TAKE NO NOTICE OF CIRCUMSTANCES
3) BE TENACIOUS
Faith - Part 2
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 25 September 2022
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
Faith - Part 1
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 11 September 2022
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,.....
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.....
Hebrews 12 - Part 3 and Hebrews 13
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 25 January 2015
Synopsis: In the last part of Hebrews 12 we compare the Old and New Covenants.
In Hebrews 13 we look at 'Christian Living' with regards to love, hospitality, prayer, sexual purity, materialism, legalism,.....
Hebrews 12 - Part 2 - Discipline
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 12 October 2014
Synopsis: Now, 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.....
Hebrews 12 - Part 1 - Running the race
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 30 March 2014
Synopsis: Hebrews 12:1 (NIV) Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with.....
Sermon by Ken Paynter on 23 February 2014
Synopsis: Hebrews 12:4-12
In your struggle against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood. And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as a.....
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,.....
Hebrews 11 - Part 4 - Looking for a city
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 21 December 2013
Synopsis: Heb 11:9-10 By faith he made his home in the promised land like a stranger in a foreign country; he lived in tents, as did Isaac and Jacob, who were heirs with him of the same promise. For he was.....
Hebrews 11 - Part 3 - Hall of Faith
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 17 November 2013
Synopsis: in the book of Hebrews we’re given 3 broad examples of those we should imitate with regards to faith:
(1) Hebrews 11 - the heroes of old i.e. Biblical heroes and those in Church history.
Hebrews 11 - Part 2 - Hall of Faith
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 4 August 2013
Synopsis: The cemetery at Westminster Abbey could rightfully be said to contain the "who's who" of figures from British history.
In a similar fashion Hebrews 11 reads much like the "who's who" of the Old.....
Hebrews 11 - Part 1 - Faith
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 25 November 2012
Synopsis: Heb 11:1 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.
You may put your faith in an ship that doesn’t reach it’s destination.
That is why faith is not the.....
Hebrews 8-10 - A better covenant
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 29 April 2012
Synopsis: With his death, Jesus introduced a New Covenant:
1 Cor 11:25 In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, "This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this whenever you drink it, in.....
Hebrews 5-7 (Part 3) - Greater than Abraham
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 19 February 2012
Synopsis: Abraham, whose birth name was Abram, is honoured by adherents of the 3 great monotheistic 'Abrahamic' religions namely Christianity, Judaism and Islam.
After Moses who is mentioned 80 times (NASB),.....
Hebrews 5-7 (Part 2) - The priesthood of Melchizedek
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 27 November 2011
Synopsis: Melchizedek is a type of Jesus in the following ways:
(1) Priesthood not based on ancestry
(2) Both were King-Priests
(3) Similar priestly elements
(4) Both were greater than Abraham
Hebrews 5-7 (Part 1) - Greater than Aaron
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 30 October 2011
Synopsis: Jesus is greater than Aaron because:
(1) He is sinless
(2) He serves in a better tabernacle
(3) He officiates for a better covenant
(4) He offered a better sacrifice
(5) His intercession is.....
Hebrews 4 - Greater than Joshua
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 9 October 2011
Synopsis: The English name Joshua is a rendering of the Hebrew 'Yehoshua', meaning "Jehovah is salvation".
'Jesus' is the English of the Greek transliteration of 'Yehoshua' via Aramaic.
So the name.....
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 20 February 2011
Synopsis: Jesus is greater than Moses, the mediator of the Old Covenant. Just as those who rebelled against Moses and had unbelief never entered God's rest, so those who rebel against Jesus and the New and.....
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 27 June 2010
Synopsis: We saw last time how Jesus is greater than the angels because he is the SON OF GOD. Now we are shown how he also was the SON OF MAN and became “a little lower than the angels”.
Jesus is not.....
Hebrews 1 - Part 2 - Greater than the angels
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 23 May 2010
Synopsis: The JW's and SDA church claim that Jesus is the archangel Michael. But we’re given 7 facts about the person and work of Jesus to show His superiority to the angels.
(1) He has a superior name
Hebrews 1 - Part 1 - Greater than the prophets
Sermon by Gavin Paynter on 25 April 2010
Synopsis: Not only does God have a Son, but His Son is greater than all the prophets (not just a prophet amongst many as Islam teaches). We’re given 7 facts about the person and work of Jesus to show His.....
Sermon by Leston Blackburn on 13 December 2009
Synopsis: Heb 12:1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the.....