|About||The First Church of God of Franklin is a friendly church with a ministry designed to help people to begin and establish a right relationship with Jesus.|
..To worship and glofiry God in accordance with His will.
...To maintain and proclaim the teachings of the Bible as taught and observed by the Churches of God, General Conference.
...To engage in the following functions:
-Evangelize non-Christians by presenting the plan of salvation through faith in Jesus Christ.
-Revive Christian believers who are apathetic, complacent, and/or out of fellowship with Christ.
-Promote the spiritual growth of individuals and make disciples by providing instruction and inspiration so the lifestyle of each Christian believer will be an example of:
*Holiness (surrender to the Holy Spirit, Christ-like)
*Faithfulness (both to the Lord and to His Church)
* Righteousness (both attitudes and actions exemplifying right from wrong)
*Servanthood (loving, caring and doing for others in the name of Christ)
*Having priorities straight (God - first, Others - second, Self - last in all facets of life)
*Lifestyle evangelism (a living positive witness for others to accept Christ)
The First Church of God of Franklin...
..is a friendly church with a ministry designed to help people to begin and establish a right relationship with Jesus.
...is dedicated to sharing the Christian faith and the lov of God with others.
...is a church of the people. We claim no perfection for the church or its members. However, as a people we stive to live in the spirit of Christ to the best of our ability with the help of the Holy Spirit.
...is a family church in which one of our aims is to build strong Christian families.
...seeks a balance of inspiration, worship, instruction, service, and fellowship.
...welcomes everyone regardless of their color, background, or present status.
|Founded||October 18th, 1908|