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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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Walking With God

By James Thornton / last week

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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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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The Valley Is A Temporary Place

By James Thornton / 3 weeks ago

The Valley Is A Temporary Place By, James L. Thornton Psalm 23:1. “The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. 3. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. […]

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Another Look At Job’s Wife

By James Thornton / 3 weeks ago

Another Look At Job’s Wife By: James L. Thornton Job 2:9. “Then said his wife unto him, Dost thou still retain thine integrity? curse God, and die. 10. But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. What? shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we […]

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The Genealogy Of Jesus Christ

By James Thornton / last month

The Genealogy Of Jesus Christ By, James L. Thornton ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Contents~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. Introduction 2. The Christian Religion Centers In A Personality 3. Jesus Is Man Of Very Man 4. This Genealogy Tells About His Ancestry 5. Jesus Tells About His Family 6. How We Become Part Of His Family 7. A Member Of The Heavenly Family […]

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Effective Preaching

By James Thornton / last month

EFFECTIVE PREACHING: This study is for equipping the minister for ministering the Word. We will entitle this study, Effective Preaching. If the minister expects to have success at winning souls to God, and equipping the saints to live a Christ-like life, he must preach the word of the Lord. We need an increase in the use of […]

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What Do We Want To Live For

By James Thornton / last month

WHAT DO WE WANT TO LIVE FOR? Everyone wants to live, but few have ever poured into the ear of God such a holy motive for living as does the Psalmist Psalm 119:17. “…that I may live, and keep thy word.” The Psalmist gives as his sole reason for the petition a most eloquent explanation […]

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Thirty Minutes In Heaven

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

Revelation 8:1. “And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour.” The busiest place in the universe is heaven. No city on earth is in comparison. Heaven is the center from which all good influences start. It is also the goal at which all […]

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