Seth Thornton

Seth grew up in the Texas hill country on a ranch near Llano, Texas. He went to the
University of North Texas on a golf scholarship and received a Bachelor of Business
Administration from UNT. While in college, Seth came to saving faith in Jesus Christ and began serving and growing in his faith at Denton Bible Church. Sensing the Lord’s call to ministry, he went through the Young Guns Discipleship Program with Pastor Tommy Nelson. After the program, Seth attended from Dallas Theological Seminary while serving on staff at Denton Bible. Since graduating from DTS in 2002, Seth served as a Student Pastor in Houston for 9 years and then helped plant Christ Community Church Houston where he served as a Pastor/Elder there for 7 years. Seth met his wife Melanie in college while they both served as camp counselors at TBarM Christian Sports camp in New Braunfels. Seth and Melanie have been married for 17 years and have three children, William, Claire, and Samuel. Seth enjoys spending time with his bride and kids, playing competitive golf, working out, hunting and just about anything that involves being outdoors.