Dr. Martin G Tharp PhD

Biography

Dr. Martin Tharp has been an avid student of the Bible for many years and holds a Bachelor, Master and eight Doctorates, one honorary and seven earned, including a Doctor. of Literature and two PhDs. He has been in full time ministry for over fifty years and has authored thirty-six books to date, many of which are being used as curriculum in Bible colleges around the United States and abroad.
He has also penned a number of gospel songs and recorded twenty-eight albums as well as being actively involved in a school ministry to Northern Ireland in the United Kingdom for the past thirty-two years. He and his wife, Sharon, travel extensively across the USA and the whole of the British Isles holding evangelistic crusades in the churches of both countries.

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Books

The Instruments of the Tabernacle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
God had a plan from the beginning, nothing without purpose or place. The beauty of this reality is unveiled in the tabernacle that God told Moses to build after the pattern He would show him in the heavenlies. Each element, each color, each material would direct us to the cadence of God's heart, His Son, Jesus Christ, and His ultimate plan of redemption for all mankind.
Priesthood:Partakers of the Heavenly Calling
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
God has never suffered defeat but from the beginning had a clear picture of where He was going. The world became His easel, with saints of old His brushes, the events of their lives His colors, and the Bible His canvas. In these few pages, Allow your eyes to be opened to the beauty of the picture God began to paint in Genesis and find yourself in it as the inspired word of God unfolds!
My Poetic Side
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
My wife and I have spent hours alternately laughing or crying as I finished each poem indiviually in the book you now read. My prayer is not that you will consider this book as a literary classic, but rather that you may be able to identlfy with some aspect of that which I have felt compelled to write about. Come and explore "My Poetic Side."
The Phos of the Kosmos: The Light of the World
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,740. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
"You are the light(phos) of the world(kosmos)!" This Scripture is directed at the New Testament Church, and a statement declaring the set of the sail for the direction of the journey for every child of God. We have been given a mandate which cannot be abrogated! Want to make a difference in the world you live in? You can! You are the Light of the World!
From Triumph to Tragedy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / Old Testament
"From Triumph to Tragedy" not only examines and chronicles the story of David and Bathsheba, but the rise and fall of a man, Ahithophel, who ascended to the highest pinnacle as a spokesman for God, then fell to the depths of dispair as his penchant for revenge proved to be his undoing!
The Gift is Still Working
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,270. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Stewardship & Giving
When you invest money in real estate, the stock market or bonds, common sense would suggest that your investment should grow, accruing value over time. The precept of this book is based on the simple fact that an investment in the Kingdom of God is more secure than the wisest investment you can make on earth. Whatever you have given to God, you can expect that "The Gift is Still Working!"
The Stages of Life
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,450. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
It is true that life has stages. Whether we be in the tender teens, teachable twenties, tireless thirties, forcible forties, fearful fifties, seasoned sixties, settled seventies, aching eighties, or tenuous nineties, the only question that really matters is this: are we living the kind of Christian life that incorporates Vision and Values no matter what stage we find ourselves in?
Prayer: The Kind God Hears
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Prayer
In the early years of the Church, in and during the founding of America, prayer was a nationally accepted form of communicating with God, but it is quickly becoming a thing of the past. Now prayer is replaced with the words of a popular song and people fail to speak to God on their own simply allowing the lyrics to speak for them. It's time for our prayers to be the ones God actually hears!
Choices
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
"Choices" is an in depth look at the myriad idiosyncracies of human nature which have plagued the church since the times of the Apostles. There comes a time when we all must decide what we believe and why we believe it! It all comes down to a choice!
Bridging the Generation Gap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
As Christians, if there is truly a generation gap, we are honor bound to do all that is in our power to bridge it! Join me as we explore some of the reasons for the supposed "generation gap" and what we as the Church can do to truly unify the Body of Christ!
Just One Touch
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
It is a proven fact that every human is in need of at least ten hugs everyday. Not ten quick informal embraces, but ten HUGS! Jesus could have simply spoken the word in every instance of healing in the Bible, yet few miracles are recorded which do not include physical contact of some sort. Discover with me how "Just One Touch" of the Master's hand can change everything!
The Four Faces of a Leader
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
Pastors are regarded by many as no more than pawns in a chess game and are considered to be second or third class citizens in a perceived ecclesiastical order. This book seeks to address the controversial subject of "Biblical" authority, and the power struggle that many in the twenty-first century church find themselves caught in. "Who is the proper authority in the church world?"
Creating An Atmosphere
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
The church must create an atmosphere in which the Word of God is honored and surrendered to, in which human opinion is never used to judge or qualify revelation, and where Christians are under submission to the teaching of Scripture and illumination of the Holy Spirit. It is when we are open to the wisdom of God that we are able to truly become wise and create an atmosphere for the Holy Spirit!
Faith Does Not Make Life Easy But It Does Make All Things Possible!
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
How do you describe faith or explain faith that is intangible? The purpose of this book is not to define faith in such a way that it becomes a simple matter to understand or acquire, but rather an attempt to address the fact that although your faith may be exceptional, it certainly does NOT make life easy. However, it DOES make ALL THINGS POSSIBlE!
The Death, Burial, and Resurrection of a Dream
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,820. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
The Bible has much to say about dreams, but nowhere is the concept put forward more succintly than in the story of Joseph. No serious student of the Bible can omit the study of God's ability to bring victory out of the seemingly futile existence of a boy whose only fault was having a dream. Come with me as we discover a God who can turn our failures into victories and bitter defeats into joy!
People...God's Answer to a Problem
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Situations often arise which require God to send a person into your life who will either be able to give you the answer or will act as a catalyst which will harden the iron in your will, stiffen your backbone and inspire the courage in you which may have been allowed to lie dormant in you for too long. Join me as we learn that people have always been God's answer to a problem!
Don't Forget to Remember!
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
The human memory has parameters and Jesus made it clear that on every occasion when they observed the Communion, they were to do it in remembrance of Him, but like the disciples,when you cannot remember what has not yet happened in the future, the past becomes incredibly important!Faith for our future is strengthened by each memory of what God has already done in the past! What do YOU remember?
The House of Levi
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,480. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
Dr. Tharp takes us an incomparable journey through the wilderness of the Sinai desert, with a group of thirteen tribes who were unaware of their destiny of being "Warriors, Workers, and Worshippers," or of their permanent calling in the plan of God as an everlasting "Kingdom of Priests." If you are a preacher, teacher, or just a layman thirsty for fresh manna, you will enjoy the House of Levi!
The Shadow of the Substance
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
What's in a shadow? Can you decipher the color of the skin? Do you see a beauty or a beast? Does it divulge an age, health, financial status, or lack of daily supply? Can a shadow display social standing or denominational background? When it comes to a shadow, there is only one common criteria we should concern ourselves with: are we reflecting a true image of the Substance?
Things I've Seen, Stories I've Heard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
If laughter truly is the best medicine, this book will give you just the right dose! Things I've Seen, Stories I've Heard is a combination of true stories, jokes, and hilarious gaffs experienced by members of the Christian community that will tickle your funny bone and put a smile on your face! Read and Enjoy!
The Book of Hezekiah?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The Book of Hezekiah has always been my way of handling various situations with levity. A good sense of humor is a quality which should be found in every child of God, and humor tempers circumstances and allows some often bitter pills to become sweet. If you should find yourself quoting from the "Book of Hezekiah" to drive home a point, then this effort will have been a resounding success!
The Substitute
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
A substitute is one who is an understudy, an alternate, a successor, a stand-in, or a backup. Their position is infinitely important to the maintenance and overall function of a team, providing relief, support and stability. This book is a must-read for anyone who finds themselves not in the place of authority, but submitted to the God-given authority over them.
Ex Nihilo: Out of Nothing
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,190. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Growth
The creation of the human race was the high point of God's creative genius. He bestowed upon them the unique characteristics of Himself by making them "in His image." Male and female reflect the characterisitcs of their Creator. God took control of creation and formed man, "Ex Nihilo," out of nothing, to take an unfinished, untamed world and direct and subdue it just as He Himself would.
The Uwriym and the Tummiym
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture
The Urim and Thummim has always been one of those subjects that has mystified theologians of every generation. The level of conjecture and supposition put forward in regard to this Old Testament conundrum, literally staggers the imagination! Let's take a look at what the Bible has to say about these divine communication tools and what they mean for us today.
How to Survive in Time of Economic Crisis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Stewardship & Giving
Have you bought into the idea that as the economy goes so you go? Have you found your wallet on a diet during this recession? This book will give you invaluable insight on how to not only survive in this failing economy but to have more than enough to meet every financial obligation that you may face! Don't just survive, THRIVE!
David Said, "I Have Become like a Bottle in the Smoke."
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / Old Testament
There is a statement which suddenly appears from an otherwise nondescript grouping of Scriptures, demanding our full attention. The phrase "For I am become like a bottle in the smoke," causes my inquisitive nature to salivate, hungering for the truth that is hidden from view at the moment. Join me as we partake of this revealed manna that capitvates the senses and refreshes the spirit!
How to Bury Your Mountains
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture
Come on an incredible journey with me as we deiscover that God is in the business of burying mountains, not just for the great hero's faith, but for everyday people who are facing dilemmas that seem to be never ending, mind boggling days of perpetual discouragement. There is an answer, and God wants you to have it!
Seven Steps to Leadership
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,680. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
To define leadership in Christian circles is like trying to describe the way the water reflected the sunlight on a semi-cloudy day a hundred years ago on a mountain lake of an unknown location! It can't be done. Either you are a leader ordained of God or not. There should be an intellectual way of describing leadership that would make you want to lay claim to uttering such a profound platitude.
The Bread and the Cup: A Standing Miracle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
I have discovered for myself that there is a standing miracle awaiting for those who believe the power of The Bread and the Cup! Many have been blinded by their mundane acceptance of this universally embraced religious ritual, and have been living serenely and unconsciously at the brink of a phenomenal revelation! Join me as we unveil healing in the Holy Sacrament!
Theological Persuasions
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,480. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
In every perfect religious system there are three departments which are a part of the success of its theological persuasion and must be represented: Criticism, Dogmatism, and Evangelism. Without Criticism, there is no guarantee of truth. Without dogmatism, no defense of truth. Without evangelism, no propagation of truth.
The Covenant of Salt
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Have you ever wondered where all the nations come from and especially America? The Covenant of Salt is a subject that you will rarely hear about simply because it was only given to the Levites and the everlasting house of David. Look a dollar bill as you read Chapter Twenty entitled, "E Pluribus Unum," and you will never forget that God is still in control!
Captured: From Misery to the Ministry
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This is the compelling story of a young man who came from a life of poverty and relative obscurity to minister to literally thousands of people around the world. It is a true testament to the power of God that can take any life, change it, and use it for His glory!
Church Growth Manual
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Interested in church growth? This book will challenge and encourage you by common sense application and sustainable results. Although there is no magical formula for church growth, it can be achieved by anyone who will apply the principles encapsulated in these pages.
Yada: God's Knowledge of Man's Potential
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Have you ever had a present under your Christmas tree, beautifully wrapped with your name written on it? Were you smart enough to open the package? This is precisely predestination! God has a package with your name on it, and it's up to you to open it. Join me in discovering your true ability, not according to your past or present, but according to God's knowledge of your potential!
The Galileans: the Legacy of Benjamin
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Benjamin is listed 186 times in the Bible, which within itself is a very unusual fact. Benjamin enters the scene by royal order of Zaphnath-paaneah, the ruler of all Egypt. It is at this juncture in the Biblical record of the story of Joseph and the infancy of the nation of Israel, that we find the substance for the beginning of our destination: discovering the Legacy of Benjamin.

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