Radical, Ground-breaking, Pioneering, Anointed and Progressive are some of the words often used to describe Pastor Jacob L. Franklin Sr. Jacob Franklin was born in Buena Vista, GA. On a Tuesday night in April of 1998, at the age of 17, he accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his Savior and was filled with the Holy Ghost. With spiritual roots in the "Church of God in Christ" (COGIC) denomination, God has established Jacob as a leader in ministry from city to city, state to state. Pastor Franklin is senior pastor of "New Life Christian Ministries" (NLCM) in Buena Vista, GA. God has blessed Pastor Franklin with a beautiful wife, Elect Lady Demetrica Franklin, who works alongside him in the ministry, heads the Dance Ministry and serves on the Public Relations Team. Pastor Franklin's ministry continues to broaden and climb to unbelievable heights. He is an anointed visionary, preacher, teacher, writer and music minister. Through his message of hope and his life-changing truth of God's Word, he has and is leading countless numbers to salvation. Many people from different walks of life have been saved, delivered, made free, made whole and filled with the Holy Spirit, as a result of Pastor Franklin's willingness to allow God to use him in the power, authority and demonstration of the Holy Spirit. His preaching, prophetic word and teaching focus is on empowering believers spiritually, developing them educationally and strengthening them economically.
While Pastor Franklin has distinguished himself and attained great accomplishments, he is a humble giant in spirit and continues to press towards the high calling of Jesus Christ. He is truly a man that walks by faith and not by sight. It will not be long before Pastor Jacob L. Franklin Sr. becomes a man of God sought after around the globe.
For ministry or outreach, Pastor Franklin will meet and exceed your expectations. His vision is to break walls that divide and build bridges that unite God's people. His passion is to see many come to Christ and his mission is to effectively and fervently preach the gospel, applying the grace of the cross with the truth of the scriptures daily.