Hi, I’m Franklyn

Forerunner Ministries is a Christian teaching ministry led by Franklyn Spence. Our primary focus is to help believers to experience relationship with God for themselves. We are Spirit filled and Apostolically led.

Franklyn is an ordained minister with Eagle Worldwide Ministries, he has pastored two house churches, worked as an inner city missionary with homeless street kids and is a popular conference speaker. He has just published his first book Breakthrough to a Supernatural Life.

He is married for over 20 years to his beautiful wife Amy and they have 2 wonderful daughters Claire and Alice

Franklyn is an accomplished artist in numerous different media. He is a painter of landscapes, portraits, a photographer and furniture maker and sculptor. When he isn't doing ministry work you can find him in the garden or in his workshop.

He and his family live in Switzerland near Basel but originate from Canada

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Statement of Faith

THE BIBLE

The Bible is the inspired and infallible authoritative Word of God​.​ ​

 

2 Timothy 3:16-17 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.​ ​ ​ ​

 

TRINITY

There is one God eternally manifested in the Person of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit​. ​ ​

 

Matthew 28:18-20; Colossians 2:9; Romans 1:20; 1 Corinthians 12:4-6; 2 Corinthians 13:14;

1 Corinthians 12:4-6 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit And there are varieties of ministries, and the same Lord, And there are varieties of effects, but the same God who works all things in all persons.

2 Corinthians 13:14 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit, be with you all​.​ ​

 

THE SON ​

In the virgin birth of Jesus Christ, in His vicarious and atoning sacrifice through His shed Blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension, and in His personal return in power and glory upon the earth. ​ ​

 

Matthew 1:25; Isaiah 7:14; Isaiah 9:6; 1 Timothy 3:16

Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel​. ​ ​

 

THE HOLY SPIRIT

The Gospel includes holiness of heart and life, healing of the body, and a definite personal experience with the Holy Spirit whereby the gifts of the Spirit become active in the life of the believer. This work of the Holy Spirit is for men, women, and children. ​ ​

 

John 11:25-26 ;1 Thessalonians 3:13; Isaiah 11:6; 2Timothy 3:15; Matthew 18:1-4

1 Thessalonians 3:13 so that He may establish your hearts blameless in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ with all His saints​. ​ ​

 

SALVATION​

Regeneration and conversion through faith in Jesus Christ is absolutely essential for the salvation of lost and sinful humanity. ​ ​

 

Romans 10:9-10; ​Ephesians 2:8

Ephesians 2:8 For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God​. ​ ​

 

WATER BAPTISM​

Water baptism is not a saving ordinance but is essential in obedience to the Gospel and should be administered by immersion. ​

 

Acts 1:5 for John truly baptized with water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now. ​

 

RESURRECTION

In the bodily resurrection of believers at the end time and the judgment of all mankind; the just unto eternal life the unjust into eternal damnation. ​

 

1 Corinthians 15:15-16; 1 Thessalonians 4:16; Mark 16:16; Daniel 12:2

Daniel 12:2 And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, some to shame and everlasting contempt. ​

 

UNITY

​In the spiritual unity of all believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.

 

Psalm 133; Ephesians 4:5; Ephesians

4:13 Psalm 133:1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! ​

 

FIVE-FOLD MINISTRY

In the full function of the five-fold ministry, which was given to perfect and equip the saints so they can enter into the work of their ministry, thereby edifying the whole Body of Christ.

 

Ephesians 4:11-12; Ephesians 2:19-22

Ephesians 4:11-12 And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ. ​