The Spellmans

Bishop Michael Franklin

Senior Pastor
The Torch Church of God

Bishop Michael Franklin is the pastor of the Torch Church located in Demorest, Georgia. The congregation is one of the most power packed churches in the area. The members of Torch are known for allowing a wonderful move of the Spirit of God during their services.


The moment you meet Pastor Franklin, you feel his warmth and genuine kindness. His love for God and for God’s people is absolutely contagious. His love for the lost is his motivation. He believes that there is no one beyond the redemptive power of Almighty God. Pastor Franklin brings a fresh passion and a deep desire for Peniel to be all that it can be.

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