"Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil." Ecclesiastes 4:9
What is a partnership? It is a relationship involving close cooperation between parties that typically have specified joint expectations and responsibilities.
Our partners are made up of churches, companies and individuals that are dedicated to the vision and mission of LIVE-IT.
Our Vision: To create a cooperative culture of community among local churches that meets the needs of all those forgotten, marginalized, and needing hope.
Partners commit to giving consistent financial support on a monthly basis. Some partners choose to remain anonymous while others are actively involved with volunteering on projects and/or promoting LIVE-IT throughout the community.
Our partners want to see LIVE-IT grow, expand and prosper for our community. Here are some of the partners that help to support LIVE-IT financially, spiritually and/or with volunteers.
In grateful response to God’s grace and empowered by the Holy Spirit through Word and Sacraments, the mission of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod is vigorously to make known the love of Christ by word and deed within our churches, communities and the world.
Evergreen Church was established in the early 1980's to be a community that loved people and brought God’s love to Sevier County. Evergreen Church is called to love people, help them become and grow as followers of Jesus Christ, and send them out into the world to serve the community with love.
“Sharing Jesus, serving Him and strengthening Christians with excellence for the glory of God.”
Develop an Acts 1:8 culture, maximize the power of prayer, make disciples of every member, identify and develop leaders, create connections with excellence for the glory of God.
Values: Accepting all people where they are in life. Worship of an awesome, loving, and forgiving God. Compassion for others when they are hurting and broken. Making a difference in places where there are great needs. Creativity, innovation, and excellence in all aspects of work. Growing spiritually and relationally while gathering together.
New Hope Church is theologically conservative, emotionally expressive, missionally focused, and relationally interconnected. New Hope is a community-focused church welcoming all regardless of background.
Our desire is to be used by God to reach our surrounding community with the love of Christ. Our goal is for each person in our congregation to learn how to completely yield to Jesus so that they can be used as an instrument of love in reaching others. We believe that God has a special plan and purpose for everyone!
Vision & Mission: Seeing lives changed to fully-devoted followers of Christ.
Pathways is a non-denominational church that started in 1995. Today Pathways brings a fresh perspective to church life for the 21st century. The real-life conversation style appeals to all walks of life.
Vision: The Pursuit is a church whose outflow is a reflection of the intimate in-flowing of the Holy Spirit. the Pursuit desire is to impact our community by sharing the Gospel through practical acts of kindness. By offering intense discipleship Pursuit will equip the saints for the work of the ministry and establish a solid foundation for believers young and old.
Mission: Connecting the community with Christ.
First Baptist Church of Seymour began in 1893 with 33 charter members from four area churches. Missionary work started in 1894 that grew into the Woman’s Missionary Society by 1904. Mission emphasis continues to be an important part of Seymour FBC.
Vision: Seymour UMC is growing to know Jesus; Living to show Jesus; Loving all people through action; Changing the world by faith.
Seymour UMC has Sunday School, youth, children's activities, Groups for senior citizens and single adults. A talented choir and praise team provides leadership in the ministry of worship and praise. Work in missions includes local, regional and worldwide projects.