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Equipping People ~ Changing Lives, Sevierville, Tennessee

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Address: 630 Gists Creek Rd
Sevierville, Tennessee  37876  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
EIN: 20-8529328
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Mission Statement


We believe in putting 1 John 3:18 into practice. 1 John 3:18 Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth. (NIV)

Description


EPCL was born out of a passion for GodÂ’s hurting people. We are devoted to serving those who need : 2nd chances grace and mercy shown to them hope for today and the future opportunities a better life We are the hands and feet of Christ. We show the love, grace and mercy of God to the lost and hurting by EQUIPPING PEOPLE with the skills and resources needed for a better life. This opens the door to questions about why we are Equipping People and thereby opening the door to discussions about Christ and how He is CHANGING LIVES for all eternity. We have a children's home for abandoned, orphaned, or abused children. a program to assist single mothers living in poverty to start a business and learn how to run it successfully. a program to assist prostitutes to begin another business a means to escape prostitution. a school in a traditional Maasai community by which children are able to gain an education and escape poverty; and girls can escape FGM and forced early marrige.

EPCL was born out of a passion for GodÂ’s hurting people. We are devoted to serving those who need : 2nd chances grace and mercy shown to them hope for today and the future opportunities a better life We are the hands and feet of Christ. We show the love, grace and mercy of God to the lost and hurting by EQUIPPING PEOPLE with the skills and resources needed for a better life. This opens the door to questions about why we are Equipping People and thereby opening the door to discussions about Christ and how He is CHANGING LIVES for all eternity. We have a children's home for abandoned, orphaned, or abused children. a program to assist single mothers living in poverty to start a business and learn how to run it successfully. a program to assist prostitutes to begin another business a means to escape prostitution. a school in a traditional Maasai community by which children are able to gain an education and escape poverty; and girls can escape FGM and forced early marrige.

Mission Statement: We believe in putting 1 John 3:18 into practice. 1 John 3:18 Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth. (NIV)

Organizational Statement of Faith


We believe in John 3:16. We believe the Bible is the Word of God. We believe Jesus is the Son of God; born of a virgin; lived, taught, and died on the cross for our sins; was dead and buried and raised from the dead 3 days later; is the only way to the Father and is our Saviour.


Denominational Affiliations


Non-denominational


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Education/Employment Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes