2018 Sabbath Sermons

Time and Chance

Many things which happen to us in life are unexpected. No matter how careful we may be, tragedies may happen. As Solomon said, “Time and chance happen to us all.” (Ecclesiastes 9:11) In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin shares a personal testimony which shows the importance of having a personal relationship with God and His Son Jesus.


“How Much?”

How much does eternal life cost? Does it come with a cost to those who are given the gift of salvation? What did Jesus say about obtaining eternal life? In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler answers these questions from the Bible.


The Origins of Easter

Millions and millions of Christians go to church on Easter Sunday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Many may not realize the pagan origins of the Easter holiday. In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin uncovers some of the pagan origins of Easter while showing what the Bible says about the importance of the death and the resurrection of Christ.


“Your Witness”

In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler shares the ways our personal witness can impact others in a powerful way. Rick shows that it’s not just what we say, but it’s our daily interaction with people which can make a powerful witness for God and Christ.


Who Was “Saint Patrick”?

What do you know about Saint Patrick? Was he Irish? Did he teach the trinity using the shamrock? Was he Catholic? Did he accept the teachings of the Catholic church? In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin shares several little known facts about the background and beliefs of the man known as “Saint Patrick”.


The Bread From Heaven

Jesus Said, “…My Father gives you the true bread from heaven, For the bread of God is He who comes down from heaven and gives life to the world.” (John 6:32-33 NKJV) How does this relate to the bread from heaven God provided for the Israelites when they came out of Egypt? In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin compares the account in John chapter 6 to Exodus chapter 16 and shows why these words are important for us today.


Is God a Mystery?

Many times when a Christian is asked to explain the relationship of God the Father to His Son Jesus Christ, the Christian will say, “God is a mystery, we can’t possibly understand Him”. Is this true? Is God a mystery? Is it impossible to understand God and His Son? Is Jesus co-eternal with His Father? Is He co-equal with His Father? Is God truly a Father to Jesus and is Jesus literally God’s Son? In this sermon, Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin is speaking to a group of Christians in Lexington South Carolina and he addresses these questions and more while showing how God reveals Himself through His only begotten Son Jesus.


Ask, Seek, Knock

In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler takes us to the Old Testament to view the garments of the high priest, Then Rick contrasts this to the garment Jesus wore when He was on earth and why it’s vital to have the living Jesus as our High Priest in heaven today.


Our Hope of Glory

Jesus said to His disciples, “I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;” (John 14:16 KJV) Who is this Comforter? Is it someone other than Christ Himself? Does it really matter what we believe in this regard? Many Christians are surprised to see what the Bible actually says about this topic. In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler answers these questions from the Bible and shares why the true identity of the Comforter is so important.


Wisdom Personified

This is the second of two sermons covering Proverbs chapter 8. In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin shows how the content of Proverbs 8:22-36 is much more than just the attribute of wisdom. Mark shows how a correct interpretation of these verses is absolutely vital to how we know and understand the relationship of God the Father with His only begotten Son Jesus Christ, and how this relates to all of humanity.


The Blessings of Wisdom

The blessings of wisdom are abundant! In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin gives an overview of Proverbs chapter 8. While this is a chapter which talks about wisdom, there is much more to proverbs 8 than there appears to be at first reading. Studying and understanding this chapter of Proverbs has had a profound impact not only on Mark’s understanding about Jesus and His identity, but this chapter has tremendously affected many other Christians as well. Proverbs 8 will be considered in 2 sermons.


Safety In Wisdom

There are many people who believe that living the Christian life is restrictive and confining. In this sermon, Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin gives an overview of Proverbs chapter 7 while illustrating how there is safety and freedom in following the wisdom from God.


Is The trinity Worthy of Worship?

It’s no secret that the vast majority of Christians believe in the trinity and believe that the trinity is worthy of worship. But what does the Bible teach regarding this topic? In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler approaches this subject from a strictly Biblical point of view.


Spiritual Eyesight

In this sermon Prophecies of Hope speaker Rick Tyler contrasts the spiritual person to the carnal person, showing the importance of having a meaningful relationship with God. Rick shows from the Bible that having “spiritual eyesight” helps us to avoid being distracted by the things of the world and how this can keep us focused on the spiritual things of God through Christ Jesus.


Wisdom’s Warnings

In this sermon Prophecies of Hope evangelist Mark Martin gives a detailed overview of Proverbs chapter 6 while showing how we can apply this counsel in a practical way today.