Welcome to Epworth United Methodist
Church - Franklin, TN

The Mission of Epworth United Methodist Church:
“To know Jesus and Make Him known”​

Whether you are a member of this congregation or a visitor to our church, you are not meant to be a stranger. Be assured that you are welcome! And if you are interested in learning more about becoming a member of Epworth UMC, please see one of our pastors after the service.

LENT 2018

Lent is a season of self-examination, reflection and repentance.  This season is sort of a "spring cleaning" of our spiritual life that calls us to renew our faith in Christ. It is a time to turn away from the things that separate us from God and be faithful to the Gospel. 

>>download a guide to Lenten practices that help in our preparation for Easter.

Holy Week Services
Palm Sunday 8:00 and 10:30 a.m. (New Site)
Good Friday 7:00 p.m. (New Site)

Easter Worship - April 1, 2018
Sunrise Service 6:00 a.m. (Pavillion)
Easter Worship 8:00 & 10:30 a.m. (New Site)


Join a Small Group 
Sunday, March 4 at 4:30 p.m. at the new site

4 groups will be available:  young adults, parenting, empty nesters and multi-generational.  Email Pastor Mark for more information.

Annual EUMC Easter Egg Hung
Sunday, March 18 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. at the new site

Donations of candy (no chocolate) or pre-stuffed eggs can be dropped in the boxes in the church lobby. 

Rain date is March 31.

S E R V I C E    O P P O R T U N I T I E S

There are many opportunities to serve in Jesus' name.

United Methodist Men service project
Saturday, March 3 at 9:00 a.m. (Pavillon)
All men are invited to help make wall panels for the Red Bird Mission to be used for new homes.

Feeding Under the Bridge continues the third Friday of every month. Next month it will be on March 16. You can meet to carpool at 5:15 in front of Bargain Hunt, or you can meet us under the Jefferson Street Bridge at 6:00. Many thanks to our Scout troop for helping this month.

Room in the Inn is well underway, and our awesome volunteers are very much appreciated! We still need some innkeepers and drivers, so if you can help, see Connie Puryear. We also need donations of men's boxers (large and extra-large) and men's white socks. These can be placed in the collection bench at the new site. 

Project Transformation is accepting applications for 2018 summer internships. This is a great way for college students to explore ministry opportunities while working with underserved children in Nashville. You can apply at www.pttennessee.org

NEW Epworth Online Giving
Epworth United Methodist Church is excited to announce that you can now manage your giving online! Giving online is easy and allows you to set up automatic recurring contributions and view your complete online giving history from anywhere you have access to the Internet. Click in the bottom left navigation or click here for more information.

Epworth Information Update Form
We are in the process of updating and adding to the information that is in our church’s data base. Please click on the link here to fill out the online form. Thank you for your participation in this endeavor. The information you provide will enable the church staff and volunteers to serve your needs better. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the church office at 615-790-6695.




MARCH 2018
"The Good News" Letter (PDF)

"The Good News" Letter (PDF)

"The Good News" Letter (PDF)

Epworth Google Calendar!
Find it at the top of the left navigation or CLICK HERE.

Audio Sermons Online


Sermon's Archive
This page features past sermons. Located in the Worship and Music area.
Click here to listen.

Email Lists
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Prayer Chain

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