Rodney Franklin

Rev. Rodney Franklin, D.Min has deep roots in Alabama with both parents being from the state. Rodney is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ.

Rodney received his Bachelor’s degree from Talladega College, a Masters of Divinity degree from Candler School of Theology, Emory University and Doctor of Ministry degree from United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio. He completed his Residency in Chaplaincy at UAB Hospital.

Rodney has been pastor of First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Birmingham since 1994 and is married to Angela Balfour Franklin.