Our First Lady J is currently the President of the Greater Baltimore Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Fellowship Inc.

She is committed to supporting her husband in ministry and seeks to develop a ministry to women that will bless the women of Sweet Hope and all the women of God’s Kingdom.

Sister Thornton is also a member of the Maryland Association of Ministers’ Wives & Widows and the International Association of Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows. She has served as an officer in each of these organizations. She actively seeks to bring together the wives and widows of ministers for fellowship, spiritual maturity, and Christian development.

In addition, our 1st Lady is a contributing writer to the “Today’s Minister’s Wife Newsletter” .

Jackie has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration/Marketing from Towson State University. She has been employed with the State Farm Insurance Companies since 1986.

She is the proud mother of two, Terry G. Thornton, II and Benjamin J. Thornton.

Her favorite Scripture is Psalm 27.