Apostle Franklin L. Fountain is a native of Bridgeport, Connecticut. He is the first born of seven anointed and blessed siblings that God has blessed unto the Preeminent Bishop Franklin D. and Mother Shirley A. Fountain. Apostle Fountain accepted the Lord and received the baptism of the Holy Ghost at an early age. At sixteen years old he accepted the call into the ministry, where he served for many years under the spiritual leadership of his father Bishop Franklin D. Fountain.
Apostle Fountain, over the years has aspired through the required ecclesiastical ranks of ministry to where he presently serves the Kingdom of God in the Sacred Episcopal Office of the Apostle in the Lord's church since July 2017. He served the Florida State Diocese of the International Bible Way Church of Jesus Christ as a District Bishop, from 2011 - 2016, as well as a member of the General Board of Bishops. In June 2013, he accepted the Office of First Vice-Presider of the Resurrection Ministries International, Inc., under the Apostolic leadership of his mother-in-law, Apostle Maria L. Richardson where he currently serves. In July 2016, he was confirmed by the RMI Executive Episcopal Board to be affirmed to the sacred ascension of Apostle in the Lord's church, in the 8th Holy Convocation of Resurrection Ministries International, Inc., July 15, 2017.
Apostle Franklin L. Fountain has achieved many academic scholastic honors, but the greatest of them all was when he received the gift of the Holy Ghost. Apostle has also served our country in the United States Air Force. He has Pastored many and established churches and missions within the United States as well as overseeing foreign ministries, bible schools and conducted revival crusades. The mission of this servant of God is to see God's Kingdom manifested in the earth realm with signs, wonders and miracles that will transform lives, cross ethnological, cultural and social barriers and break the bands of tradition that have held the Body of Christ captive. Apostle has been blessed and anointed to operate and flow in the five-fold ministry, he is an anointed musician, administrator and entrepreneur.
Apostle Franklin Lamar Fountain is married to the lovely Elect-Lady Larissa Briana Fountain and they have seven wonderfully blessed children, Titus, Sr. (Kedeisha), Timothy, Myla, Munera (Shane), Jessica, Nia (Jacob), and Jhakira. He is also the proud grandfather of eight handsome grandsons, and one beautiful grand-daughter; Master Jaedon A. Fountain, Master Jorden L. Fountain, Master Titus L. Fountain, Jr., Master Jace A. Blackmon, Master Mason M. Lamar Bonar, Master Steven A. Brant, Princess Erin Briana Brant, Master Marcellus Maiyun Bonar, and Master Kaden Christopher Brant.