First United Methodist Church
At the Corner of State Road 128 and 8th Street
109 S. 8th St., P.O. Box 338
Frankton, IN  46044

Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Contact: DeeDee Sigler, 317-431-6098
Nathan Whybrew is the New Pastor at Frankton First United Methodist Church
Nathan Whybrew, Frankton First UMC's new pastor.
Frankton, IN - Nathan Whybrew has been appointed as the pastor of the Frankton First United Methodist Church (FFUMC) . The appointment is effective on July 1. He replaces Gary Elsten who is the new pastor of the Loogootee United Methodist Church.

A native of Monticello, IN, Whybrew attended the United Methodist Church there. He answered a call into ministry during college and began pastoring under an appointment in 2004 when he started seminary. He previously served  churches in Colfax, Munster and Fort Wayne.  Joining Pastor Nathan  is his wife,  Sarah, and children: Tucker, Tessa, Trey and Tate. 
"I am really excited for the opportunity to serve in Frankton," Whybrew said. " I have loved hearing about the people and the ministries that are happening at this church," he added.

Join the FFUMC for services on Sunday. The traditional worship is at 8:45 a.m. in the church sanctuary. The contemporary New Outlook Worship service is at 11 a.m. in The Factory, the church community center located across 8th Street from the church. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. in both locations.

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The mission of the Frankton First United Methodist Church is  to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Our church family celebrates and develops programs around:  
  • Radical Hospitality
  • Passionate Worship
  • Intentional Faith Development
  • Extravagant Generosity, and
  • Risk-taking Mission and Service
Frankton First United Methodist Church
Sunday Services:
8:45 a.m. Traditional Service in the Sanctuary
10 a.m. Sunday School classes at the church and The Factory
11 a.m. NOW (New Outlook Worship) Contemporary Service at The Factory


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