We strive to transform lives through worship, Christian Education, and by making personal and material resources of our church available to those in our community. 


We provide weekly Snack Packs and tutoring to a local elementary school; support our local food pantry; organize the annual Salvation Army basket project; provide meeting space for two NA groups, a 4H group, and the Franklin-Carlisle Rotary Club; provide leadership help for a local Cub Scout troop; and are connected to the world through our connectional giving to the Ohio River Valley District and the West Ohio Conference

Christian Education programs are the primary disciple-making activities at Franklin First UMC. 

Building Christian Community

Transforming Lives

Children's ed class, Sunday 9:30 a.m.


We also hold studies throughout the year on books and special topics.


Fast Track Disciple Bible Study began Jan. 14. Call the office for details. 



An adult Christian Ed class meets on Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. 

Making Disciples

Franklin First

United Methodist Church

303 S. Main, Franklin, OH 45005 | (937) 746-5232


We strive to build Christian community through worship, Christian service, and congregational care activities. 


We offer an Open Doors ministry, where the building is open each weekday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Many Franklin Churches serve dinners throughout the week. Our church offers free hot meals many Tuesday evenings. 


Click here for the February schedule.