Rev. Dr. Thompson was born in Hartswell, Exuma. He attended the Eastern Senior School, Nassau, and Greer Technical Institute, Chicago, Ill. where he obtained a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Rev. Dr. Thompson obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology & Theology from American Baptist Theological Seminary, Nashville, TN., a Master of Science (Psychology) from Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN, a Master of Divinity Degree and Doctorate of Theology both from Emmanuel Bible College, Nashville, TN.
He has worked as an Educator at C.C. Sweeting Senior High School (1981-1992) and a Guidance Counselor at Jordan Prince Williams High School. Rev. Dr. Thompson is the Senior Pastor of Faith United Missionary Baptist Church (1981-present) and worked on various Boards and Committees: Chairman, Bahamas Against Crime (2007-present), Member Personal Committee B.W.A. (2010-present), President, Caribbean Baptist Fellowship (2010 – present), Chairman, Legal Aid Clinic (2002), Cultural Committee (2002-2007), Advisor to the Minister for Regatta (2007-2008), Member/Sir Lynden Pindling Foundation to name a few.
He is also affiliated with numerous Churches: Mission Baptist Church, Mt. Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, Nashville, TN., Bethel Baptist Church, Drakesboro, KY, Faith United Missionary Baptist Church, Faith Line Radio & Television (Speaker) and is the founder of Faith Way Christian Academy.
Rev. Dr. Thompson has also preached on several continents, counties and cities: Yugoslavia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Australia, Seoul Korea, China, Jordan, Jerusalem, Egypt, Africa, Brazil, East German, Haiti, Cuba, Canada, the Caribbean , Santo Domingo, North America and Great Britain.