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James Thornton

I am a retired pastor currently living in the Nashville, TN area. We attend First Church, Bro. Ron Becton pastor. We've been putting our sermons and Bible studies online for more than five years in an effort to continue our ministry.

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The Office Of A Deacon

By James Thornton / a day ago

Office Of A Deacon By James and Mary Lee Thornton In this study, we would like to discuss the Bible plan for Deacons (church board) in the New Testament Church. It means something to be a Deacon: This is because it is one of the four Bible offices mentioned in the New Testament Church. For […]

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A Study Of The Life Of Jacob

By James Thornton / a couple of weeks ago

A Study Of The Life Of Jacob By James L. Thornton The experiences of the Saints and Bible Characters, both Godly, and ungodly, are useful guide-posts on the Heavenly Road. They help by counsel, caution, inspiration, comfort, and warning. A wise traveler will not despise any of them, but will listen, and watch, and learn […]

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How To Raise A Crook

By James Thornton / 3 weeks ago

How To Raise A Crook 1. Begin in infancy to give the child everything he wants. This way he will grow up to believe that the world owes him a living. 2. When he picks up bad words, laugh at him. It will encourage him to pick up “cuter” phrases that will blow the top […]

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All About Heaven

By James Thornton / last month

All About Heaven By: James L. Thornton In this article, we will study about HEAVEN, where it is, its inhabitants, and how to get there. And the certainty of God’s promise of a life beyond the grave, and the rewards that are in store for faithful service as gleaned from Sacred Scripture. HEAVEN: CITY OF […]

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Looking Unto Jesus

By James Thornton / last month

LOOKING UNTO JESUS By James L. Thornton Hebrews 12:2 “Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.” In Hebrews chapter 11 the writer has been […]

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The Man At The Back Of The Line

By James Thornton / last month

The Man At The Back Of The Line We have all experienced having to go to the back of the line on many occasions while shopping, and sometimes at rush hour or during certain seasons, it seems that we will never get to the front of the line. In this study, we will take a […]

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Walking With God

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

WALKING WITH GOD: Enoch walked with God every day, one day at a time, 365 days a year, for 300 years. Genesis 5:22. “And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: 23. And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years: 24. […]

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Developing Our Life

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

DEVELOPING OUR LIFE: We will look at the Parable of The Sower to find something that will help us to develop our lives to become 100 fold Christians. Luke 8:5. “A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the wayside; and it was trodden down, and the fowls […]

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Fasting Biblically

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

FASTING BIBLICALLY: A Personal Guide To Fasting Fasting is the most powerful spiritual discipline of all the Christian disciplines. Through Fasting and Prayer, the Holy Spirit can transform your life. Fasting and Prayer can also work on a much grander scale. According to Scripture, personal experience and observation, I am convinced that when God’s people […]

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Eyewitnesses Of Majesty

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

EYEWITNESSES OF MAJESTY By, James L. Thornton 2 Peter 1:16. “For we have not followed cunningly devised fables, when we made known unto you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but were eyewitnesses of his majesty. 17. For he received from God the Father honour and glory, when there came such a […]

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