Transforming Lives

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

Franklin First

United Methodist Church

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

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

Making Disciples

Building Christian Community

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


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





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. 


During the school year, 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


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. Hot meals are served at our church on meals many Tuesday evenings and on Thursday evenings. 


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