First Baptist Church of Frankford

  • Church
  • Non-Profit Organization
  • Youth Development Organization
5255 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19124
(267) 252-5348
(888) 530-1999 (fax)
  • About

    First Baptist Church of Frankford (FBC) is here to influence the thinking and behavior of community stakeholders by uplifting the name of Jesus Christ through evangelism, education, and economics.

     FBC care about you and we need your help!

    *Receive EDUCATION

    *Experience  INSPIRATION

    *Participate CELEBRATION 




    Reverend M.W. Couch 

    *Proven record of tooling faith communities into
    vehicles of family and community development

    *Expertise in leading religious corporations
    that produce measurable family value and impact

    *Trusted Adviser: Home Ownership; Credit Repair/Development;
    Financial Education, Seminars

    *Licensed, formally trained and personally
    mentored; More than 20 years of Ministry experience

    *Married (20 yrs.) to High School sweetheart, Tonya; two sons, My’chal and Malachi



    *          Born
    and raised in Philadelphia, PA, with strong and lasting roots in Tunica,
    Mississippi and Birmingham, Alabama. Proud graduate of Philadelphia Public
    Schools. Varsity Lettered, All City Sprinter with statewide and national

    *          Founding Executive Director, New Beginning, an outreach ministry committed to one-on-one, person-to-person Street Evangelism. Presented God’s plan of salvation and guarantee of new life to more than 1500 persons per week (and more than 10,000 per year), for more than 5 consecutive years.

    *          Senior
    Partner, Little Lad Lunch, a consortium of community partners and social service
    providers committed to feeding and serving the local community. Successfully
    introduced endowment development through insurance to shareholders; personally secured $500,000.00 through New
    York Life
    (December 2012).

    *          Founder
    & Chief Executive Officer, Christian Credit Development, a ministry focused
    on building youth, and the family through mentoring, and home ownership. Developed
    a network of real estate and banking professionals ensuring success in every
    phase of gaining homeownership.

    *          Radio
    and TV Appearances (Partial listing): WURD 900AM; KYW 1060AM; Gospel Highway
    1110AM; WXPN 88.5FM (Univ. of PENN), WECH 740AM, PowerPlant (North American
    Mission Board). Subjects: Credit Repair and Home Ownership; Demographic Trends and Evangelism.

    *          Education:       Graduate and Undergraduate Education (and
    Study Abroad)         

                            -- New York Theological Seminary,   Doctorate of Ministry CAND: 2016

                -- Biblical Theological
    Seminary,        Master of Divinity, 2014

                -- Pastors and Laymen
    (Nairobi, Kenya) Seminars & Workshops, 2013

                -- Study Abroad (Jerusalem,
    Israel)    Holy Land Immersion, 2010  

                -- Philadelphia
    Biblical University,     Bachelor of
    Science, 2009

                -- Geneva Bible
    College,                     Associate of
    Arts, 2007          

  • Whom to Contact

    • Michael Couch
      Phone: (267) 252-5348
      Fax: (888) 530-1999