Abundant Life Staff
L.M. Thorne is the Bishop of Abundant Life Church in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Called to the ministry in 1958, he went to Bible College in Lakeland, Florida. Dr. Thorne received his B.Th and D.D. from Christian International University. He has pastored churches in west and central Florida.
He is concerned with seeing the body of Christ set free and motivated to do the work of the ministry. Thousands have attended Dr. Thorne's Life Enrichment Ministry seminars, and many have been set free through this healing ministry.
Dr. Thorne's vision for the church is both prophetic and apostolic. He believes in God's proven prophets, the leading of the Holy Spirit, and the uncompromising truth of the Word of God. His success and leadership have inspired many local, national, and international pastors.
Pastor Mike Thorne began his ministry in 1985 as a Youth Pastor He is the eldest of two sons born to Bishop LM and June Thorne, founders of Abundant Life Church (ALC) Fort Walton Beach, FL. Mike has a teenage daughter, Lindsey, who is the light of his life. He has been in full time ministry for the past 25 years. For nine of those years he served as youth pastor. He was made an associate pastor and was involved in the missions programs of ALC and Evangel Fellowship International. He has traveled to Russia, Cuba, Romania, Hungary, Belgium and South Africa on mission trips. He has an AA degree from Christian Life School of Theology and continues his Bible studies today.
Pastor Mike has a heart for evangelism, spiritual growth and building families. God desires to see the Emerald Coast set on fire for His glory and Pastor Mike wants to seize that fire for the people on the Emerald coast.
As Pastor at ALC, he sees the vision of the Church moving towards the future with a boldness and purpose for each family member of ALC. It is a deep desire of the entire ALC family to experience every blessing, every gift and every powerful move of God’s spirit.
Director of Operations - Bryan Jollie
Jacob Mohr is a native of Fort Walton Beach, Florida. The son of an ordained minister, and a graduate of Rocky Bayou Christian School. Jacob grew up in Abundant Life Church playing drums with the Praise Team and assisting six different Worship Leaders. He has written and performed music professionally since 1994. Jacob has always had a heart for ministry and is delighted to be now fulfilling God's destiny in his life. Interested in being a part of our worship ministry, please contact Jacob Mohr at Abundant Life (850) 244-7651.