Discover the Healing Power of Christian Science

Explore the teachings of Christian Science at the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Franklin, Tennessee. Learn how prayer can heal and redeem anyone, no matter what challenges they may be facing in life.

Welcome To First Church

Experience the power of prayer and discover your place in God’s universe at our church. Our church is located at 11580 Maple Road, Franklin, TN 37027.

Discover Healing Through the Bible

The Bible and prayer can bring healing and restoration to your life.

Worship God With Us

We are a diverse and welcoming community dedicated to healing, learning, and promoting grace and love.

Explore Christian Science

Discover the empowering and transformative teachings of Christian Science that can improve your life in all areas.

Our Purpose

Christian Science Online

We are dedicated to learning more about our role in God’s universe. Christian Scientists are passionate about healing and understanding God’s infinite love.

What We Believe

Christian Science is a bible-based religion, defined as ‘the law of God, the law of good’

The Power of Prayer

Through prayer, anyone can be healed, redeemed, and restored.

Infinite Love

In Christian Science, God is understood to be infinite Love, and this has the power to transform lives.

Join Us on Wednesdays and Sundays

Visit us every Wednesday evening and Sunday morning. Experience the healing power of Christian Science.

Understanding Our Purpose

The Law of God, The Law of Good

As a Bible-based church, we believe that God is infinite Love and that understanding this through prayer has the power to heal, redeem, and restore anyone.

Embracing God’s Love

Our members are dedicated to healing and learning more about our role in God’s universe.

Defining the Law of Good

We define ‘the law of God, the law of good’ as the governing principle of all creation.

Exploring God’s Universe

Through our exploration of God’s universe, we deepen our understanding of His love and gain insight into our purpose.

Join Us in Prayer

We invite you to join us in prayer as we seek to know and embrace God’s love.

Our Services

Discover the practical nature of Christian Science. Sunday services are held from 10:30-11:30am; Wednesday evening testimony meetings are held each week from 7:30 to 8:30 pm; Childcare is available. People of all faiths (or no faith) are welcome to attend. Children through the age of 19 are welcome to attend Sunday School which meets concurrently with our services.

Sunday Service

Join us for an hour long service of prayer and music which includes the weekly Lesson-Sermon all meant to deepen your spiritual practice and connect with others.

Wednesday Service

Experience a healing service featuring readings from the Bible and Science and Health With Key To The Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy.

Communion Service

Held on the second Sunday of January and July, this service includes silent communion, the Lord’s Prayer and the Communion Doxology.

Thanksgiving Service

In addition to hymns, the Lesson-Sermon and Testimonies, the Thanksgiving Proclamation of the President of the United States is read.

Join us in prayer and healing. Listen to our Wednesday service archive.

What Is A Christian Science Reading Room?

A Place Where Lives Are Transformed

A Christian Science Reading Room is more than just a place to read, pray, and get inspired. Similar to a library or bookstore, a Reading Room offers a safe and peaceful environment for spiritual growth and discovery.

Reading Room LOCATION

21 West Main Street, Carmel, IN 46032. 317-848-6076 or


Our Reading Room is open from 1-4:00 pm Tuesday-Saturday.


Parking is available behind the Reading Room. On-street parking is available.

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