First Baptist Church of Sevierville Becomes an ECFA Accredited Church

First Baptist Church of Sevierville Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

SEVIERVILLE, TN – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of First Baptist Church of Sevierville of Sevierville, TN.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.
First Baptist Church of Sevierville joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 14.6 million donors that have earned the right to display the ECFA seal.  When an organization is accredited by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

“We are pleased to accredit a church committed to glorify God and make disciples by helping people move from their point of need to hope in Christ,” said Michael Martin, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1789, First Baptist Church of Sevierville ( values building relationships, giving generously, serving together, teaching truth, and lives being changed by Christ.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with the ECFA Standards pertaining to financial accountability, fundraising and board governance.  For more information about ECFA, including information about accreditation and a listing of ECFA-certified members, visit or call 1-800-323-9473.