Andy became a Christian while at university. He is married to Carol and they have twins. Andy is an elder and supports the teaching ministry of the church as well as previously being involved with leading our kids work.
From 2017 he studied part time at Cornhill while working as a plasterer. For several years the Thomson family have gone to Albania each year to support a local church in their outreach efforts to children and young adults. In 2019 Sanderstead Evangelical Church supported the Thomson family in their desire to move to Albania full time until 2021 to serve the Albanian church.