About Us

Grace Baptist Church, an Independent, Fundamental, Baptist Church, was founded June 21st, 1981, by Dr. Ernest Hodge. Dr. Hodge, raised in the Bear Creek area between Avinger and Linden, led the church as pastor for over 30 years from 1981 until his retirement. He was instrumental in purchasing the land, building the church auditorium and fellowship hall and was a loved and valued member until his passing in October, 2019.

The current Pastor of Grace Baptist Church is Bro. Jim Withers. Brother Withers was born and raised in Kilgore, TX, graduating from Leverett’s Chapel High School in 1971. A 1975 magna cum laude graduate of Gulf Coast Bible College, Houston, Texas. Ordained by Dr. Johnny Pope of Christchurch Baptist Fellowship, Bro. Withers has pastored in Illinois, upstate New York, and for the last 7 years at Grace Baptist Church, Gladewater, TX. He and his wife Barbara will be celebrating their 47th wedding anniversary this August 16th, 2022.

Fundamental • Independiente • Premilenial

Más de 30 años con

la misma Biblia - El King James autorizado
El mismo lugar - George Richey Rd., Gladewater
El mismo mensaje - Salvación solo por gracia

Nuestro propósito

Ganar a los perdidos, bautizar y enseñar a los salvados. (Mateo. 28:19-20)

Horario de servicios

Escuela dominical 10:00 am
Servicio de la mañana 11:00 am
Servicio nocturno 6:30 pm
Oración y estudio de la Biblia 7:00 pm

Le invitamos cordialmente a visitar cualquiera o todos nuestros servicios.

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