On October 16-29, Hardingville Bible Church will host its annual Fall Bible Conference with speakers Dr. Marty Marriott (Maranatha Baptist Bible College) and Dr. Marty Von (Northland Baptist Bible College) as our guests. Our church family would like to extend a personal invitation to you. May it be true of our church that “. . . they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily . . .” (Acts 17:11). Please join us for this special emphasis at HBC!
We trust that the Lord will use the men of God who will be preaching to stir our hearts and encourage us to stand for the truth in these dark days. Special music is schedule and a nursery will be available for each service. All sessions will be recorded. Please contact us for directions or to send any requests, questions, or comments at email@example.com.
Dr. Marriott and his wife, Miriam, will be teaching a split session for Sunday School with the men in the Assembly Room and the ladies in the Main Auditorium. He will also speak at Morning Worship and the Evening Service on Sunday as well as a meeting on Monday night at 7 pm. Dr. Von will speak at meetings on Tuesday and Wednesday nights at 7 pm.
Marty Marriot was converted in 1973 while pursuing a degree in engineering at the University of Cincinnati. He transferred to Maranatha Baptist Bible College in 1974, graduating with both bachelor’s (BA) and master’s (MA) degrees. He immediately pursued further training receiving a master of divinity (M.Div.) and later a bachelor’s degree (BS) in business management. In 2007, MBBC honored Pastor Marriott with a doctor of divinity degree. Marty met his wife Miriam while in college. They have been married for 34 years and have three grown children.
Dr. Marriott has pastored three churches, one of which he planted and has also been involved in leadership of three Christian schools, founding one and expanding another. He has served as a trustee on the board of various organizations and was chosen as Maranatha’s fifth president. Miriam is involved in ministry to students on campus and is a frequent speaker for ladies’ events. They began their new ministry in Watertown in January 2010.
Marty Von has spent his adult life in discipleship ministries – extending hope to the hurting and searching. He has ministered with Heart Cry for Revival Ministries, Life Action Ministries, and at FaithWay Baptist Church and College. He joined the faculty of Northland Baptist Bible College in 1984 where he has taught numerous counseling courses in addition to administrative responsibilities as a vice president and campus counselor/pastor. He now travels representing Northland by taking their counseling and Bible classes to local churches and is a speaker in family conferences, Christian camps, counseling seminars, prayer conferences, Christian education conferences and Bible conferences. Dr. Von holds a BS in psychology from Eastern Michigan University and an honorary doctorate (DD) from Northland. He has also completed graduate courses at EMU as well as further training at FaithWay. He and his wife, Susan, have been married for 40 years and have four married children and five grandsons.