Gavin Paynter is the co–pastor of Brakpan Assemblies of God Fellowship and pastor of the Benoni Assemblies of God Fellowship in South Africa, who was born in Zimbabwe and currently resides in South Africa.
He is the son of the late Assemblies of God pastor, Warren Paynter and brother to the Assemblies of God Fellowship pastor, Ken Paynter.
A former Telecommunications Technologist, he has spent over three decades working in the IT sector, including Transmission, Call Centre, PABX and Web development and hosting. Gavin is the author of many online ministry articles covering a range of topics.
With all the prophecies about the end times and the temple, the natural question is “which temple?” There is clearly no Jewish Temple in Jerusalem today. The Futurist view is that it points to the desecration of a future Third Jewish Temple, which will be rebuilt in Jerusalem.
This book looks at this issue, the red heifer, along with the prophecies surrounding the mysterious Eastern Gate.
What is the difference between Amillennialism, Postmillennialism and Premillennialism? Should we have separation of Church and State and how is this idea influenced by one's Millennial view? Do all Premillennialists have a policy of retreatism and social / political inactivity? What is the Pre-Tribulation Rapture and is it a Scriptural idea or was it a recent invention of John Nelson Darby?
Is the antichrist Nero, the Pope or a future political and religious leader of a revived Roman Empire? Is the mark of the beast (666) the certificate of sacrifice to the emperor, the practice of making the sign of the cross, an international Sunday law or a mark of commerce (most likely a credit facility in the form of a microchip implant or RFID tag)?