The Pastor, the Pulpit, and Politics
Tim Throckmorton, Pastor of Crossroads Church, author of a number of books, board member of the Faith & Freedom Coalition, and political activist speaks with Dave Garrison, host of The Faith & Liberty Talk Show, and former U.S. Congressional candidate, about the issues pastors face when teaching biblical principles related to political matters. Pastor Throckmorton and Dave also discuss America’s spiritual heritage passed down by America’s founding fathers and why this is important 200 years later. Additionally, Pastor Throckmorton and Dave address a pastor’s legal and religious rights to speak from the pulpit on political issues.
Tim Throckmorton is the Pastor of Crossroads Church in Circleville Ohio. He is the former Executive Pastor of the Plymouth Heights Church of the Nazarene in Franklin Furnace Ohio and the Portsmouth First Church of the Nazarene in Portsmouth Ohio.
Raised in the Southern Ohio area and working in retail management for 20 years he received God’s call to full time ministry in 1996. He has served the Central Ohio District of the Church of the Nazarene as District Ministry Credentials Board Secretary and District Secretary. He is the vice chair of the Facility Governing Board at Star Community Justice Center in Franklin Furnace. In addition he writes a weekly column for a number of newspapers in the Southern Ohio region, is the former host of Tri State Celebration, Daystar Television’s local affiliate in Ashland Kentucky, and has hosted Morning Show WOKE 98.3 Joy F.M..
With a deep love for the Lord, his family and his country he desires to be an faithful communicator of the gospel, a messenger of Heart Holiness as well as an encourager, motivator and leader. His first book “You bought the Book you name it!” was a compilation of past newspaper columns that contained a holiday theme.
In 2010 he released a DVD project entitled “Lest We Forget” which is a study of our Godly American Heritage along with companion book bearing the same title in September of 2011. Tim and his wife Terri have two children, a son Joe and a daughter, Stephanie who along with her Husband TJ and granddaughter Kairi reside in Columbus Ohio.