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Kirk and Tammy Franklin Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage

Kirk and Tammy Franklin Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage

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Kirk and Tammy Franklin Scheduled for Valentine’s day online chat on BET.com February 14 at 3 p.m. Est

Gospel Music Great and Wife Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage by Renewing Wedding Vows in Exclusive Ceremony Officiated by Bishop T.D. Jakes and a Featured Performance by India.Arie

Loving Twosome included on February cover of Ebony Magazine in Annual “10 Hottest Couples” Feature

Kirk and Tammy Franklin with T.D. Jakes

Fo Yo Soul Entertainment/Zomba recording artist Kirk Franklin and his wife Tammy are truly the models for loving couples during this romantic time of year.; The adoring pair was selected by BET.COM to participate in a Valentine’s Day online chat on February 14 at 3:00 p.m. (EST).; “Kirk and Tammy Franklin have a beautiful spirit as a couple,” states Michelle Taylor, BET.COM Director of Music and Community Operations, on her decision to select the Franklin’s as participants in the online chat.; “After 10 years of marriage, they are more in love than ever. We will host a chat with them on Valentine’s Day to give our BET.COM users a chance to get tips on enduring love. It’ll also help get Kirk Franklin fans in the mood for BET’s Celebration of Gospel, which airs on Thursday, February 23, at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. It’s a perfect fit.”

Kirk and Tammy Franklin celebrated 10 years of wedded bliss in a special ceremony held at the historic Belo Mansion in their hometown of Dallas on Friday, January 20, 2006.; During the exclusive celebration, the Gospel star honored the true “Hero” in his life – wife Tammy, as they renewed their wedding vows in front of 100 guests.; Sharing why they decided to renew their vows on their 10th wedding anniversary the couple stated, “The decision to renew our vows was one we made together…we were so excited to have made it this far,;because marriages today do not seem to be lasting. This has given us a chance to re-dedicate ourselves to each other and God.”

The couple’s desire for the evening was that every married guest in attendance would leave feeling like they renewed their vows too, and the single guests would have;hope for their future.; Bishop T.D. Jakes helped fulfill their wishes by officiating over the moving ceremony, while Grammy-Award winning artist, India.Arie performed several of her songs for the loving couple.; Arie was so touched by the words Bishop Jakes delivered to the couple and the emotions expressed during the ceremony, she had to stop and start three times before being able to perform some of her signature hits including The Truth,” “Good Man,” “Brown Skin,” and others.



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