May 29, 2019

Join us tonight at The Free Gift Gospel Mission for family integrated worship. There will be singing unto the Lord, prayer and testimonies, and Lord willing, I will preach a message from 1 Timothy 3:16. The service starts at 7p.m. We welcome visitors into our local Bible believing assembly.
 
Love in Christ,
 
Pastor Vern Hall
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN
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Wed., April 24

May the preaching of the gospel of Jesus Christ infuse believers with such confidence that when times of persecutions arise we’ll stand firm and say, “I will not recant or back up. Jesus Christ is the Lord of my life and as for me and my house, we WILL serve the Lord!” Join us tonight at 7p.m.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern 
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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Ministry on Broad Street (April 23, 2019)

Summary of today’s ministry on Broad Street with the “Stop and Talk Cross”:

There were 4 conversations that stood out.

First, a lady named Kathleen came by. I talked with her for about 45 minutes. Her first question was, “Are you a Jehovah’s Witness?” I had just officiated a service at Courtyards, so I had my necktie on. Perhaps that had something to do with it. Anyway, after stating to her that I wasn’t a Jehovah’s Witness, we started talking about the deity of Christ. As the conversation progressed, Kathleen revealed that she adhered to the 7th Day Adventist view of Saturday keeping, but there were many inconsistencies, namely….she denied the importance of the local church. She also appealed to Dr. James Strong’s concordance several times while criticizing Westcott and Hort, which is somewhat inconsistent considering the relationship between the 3 men. She also held the familiar view that everything that came from Alexandria was corrupt. Her view on Westcott and Hort and Alexandria seems oddly inconsistent with someone who isn’t a KJV Onlyist. She stated that she was not a KJV Onlyist. Please pray for Kathleen. She has some adversity in her life. I shared the gospel of Christ with her.

Secondly, a man named Scott came by. I spoke with him for about 45 minutes. I had met Scott before. As he approached today, he apologized for his behavior during our last meeting. He last left our last conversation in a non-gracious fashion. Scott likes to talk about the intricacies of God’s law, but as Kathleen, he denies the importance of the local church. Please pray for Scott. He becomes visible angry when he presents views that are out of sync with the Bible and his audience doesn’t agree and go along with him. I tried to be a witness of the truth for him again today, but he refused to receive it.

Thirdly, a young lady named Kaitlyn approached me crying. She stated that she was overcome with thankfulness for the ministry that was taking place. She was very encouraging, for which I thanked her.

Finally, I met a young man named Tyler who expressed a desire to minister to the hungry and needy. He asked me a few questions about whether or not I’d be willing to help him in the effort. I stated an interest in helping in any way I could to the glory of Jesus Christ, and gave him my contact info and asked him to contact me for further discussion.

I appreciate the prayers of God’s people in regard to these conversations, and the many other people who walked by as the things of God were being discussed and/or the gospel being shared openly.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern Hall
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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Easter Egg Hunt Cancelled

The Easter Egg Hunt scheduled for Saturday, April 20, will be cancelled due to the weather. We may try to reschedule the Hot Dog Lunch in the near future. Have a blessed day and come join us on Resurrection Day at 10a.m.

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Wednesday, April 17

What a joy to preach the gospel to about 30 seniors this morning at First TN Adult Day services! These dear folks were such a blessing to me. I’m looking forward to going back every 3rd Wednesday.

I’m also looking forward to church tonight at The Free Gift Gospel Mission (song, prayer, and preaching). We welcome you to join us at 7p.m.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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April 10, 2019

Tonight at The Free Gift Gospel Mission:

Song and prayer unto God, and continued instruction in the Word from Acts 10 to the praise and glory of Christ. God wrought a work in the life of The Apostle Peter to free him of his prejudice toward the Gentiles, and God is still sovereignly at work in our lives to arrange and orchestrate our encounters today. Join us at 7p.m. for family integrated worship.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern Hall
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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April 10, 2019

Tonight at The Free Gift Gospel Mission:

Song and prayer unto God, and continued instruction in the Word from Acts 10 to the praise and glory of Christ. God wrought a work in the life of The Apostle Peter to free him of his prejudice toward the Gentiles, and God is still sovereignly at work in our lives to arrange and orchestrate our encounters today. Join us at 7p.m. for family integrated worship.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern Hall
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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Beautiful Gate

Beautiful Gate by Tammie Babb Burrelll

I AM the Only Door;

My blood runs down;

My mercy stands here;

My love watches over;

My hand stretches forth;

Patiently waiting,

the Gate;

I AM the Beautiful Gate.

 

YOU ARE the Only Door;

Only Gate through we enter;

Your Majesty is above all;

Our reconciliation finally restored;

You caught our danger fall.

Faithfully You,

our Center;

Beautiful Gate, Oh My Lord!

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Youth Meeting (Sunday, March 31, 4:45p.m.)

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Feb. 27, 2019

Anti-God mindsets are permeating our society today, but God has placed Christians here as salt and light for a world that is unsalted and walking in darkness. I’ve got more to say on this matter tonight.

Mid-week service tonight at The Free Gift Gospel Mission. I’m looking forward to opening the Bible and worshipping with God’s people. Come and join us at 7p.m.

Love in Christ,

Pastor Vern
The Free Gift Gospel Mission
1025 Maple Street
Kingsport, TN

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