Pastor Thompson grew up in the South Pacific but eventually ended up in Minnesota where he met his lovely wife Stacy. They have been married for 20 years and have 3 children. Pastor Thompson was saved late in life through the ministry of Berean Baptist Church in Brooklyn Park, MN. Pastor Cary Flinck recognized his thirst for God’s Word and theology so he encouraged Pastor Thompson to take classes at Twin Cities Bible Institute a ministry of Fourth Baptist Church in Plymouth, MN where he received a diploma. Shortly after receiving his diploma from TCBI Pastor Thompson felt the Lord’s call to seminary and he started taking classes at Central Baptist Theological Seminary where he eventually received his diploma in Biblical studies. Pastor Thompson and his family moved to New Ulm, MN in September of 2017 answering God’s call to serve as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of New Ulm, MN.