Pastor Timothy Thorne
was saved at an early age and was called into full time ministry as a teen at youth camp. After his graduation from Baptist Bible College in Springfield Missouri in 1977, he and Renae were married that summer. After serving on staff at a church in North Carolina and then helping his brother establish a new work on Long Island, NY, he came back to his home church, Capital City Baptist in 1979 to serve as youth & music director for 9 years. In 1988 the church called him to become pastor of Capital City Baptist Church. He and his wife Renae have three grown children. Holli is serving the Lord as a Christian music and piano teacher in the Tampa Florida area, Carrie serves the Lord faithfully in her church music ministries in Indianapolis. Chris and his wife Amanda along with their son Nate serve as Pastor of Eagle Drive Baptist Church in Decatur, Texas. Pastor and Renae have one grandson in heaven Logan – and another grandson, Nate in Texas.