Michael Tutterow (Senior Pastor)
Michael Tutterow's ministry has brought him full circle when he returned to Atlanta and joined Wieuca as Senior Pastor on June 26, 2005.
Twenty-five years earlier, fresh from college, he had moved to Atlanta to work as a journalist for a denominational agency.
A few weeks later, he
met Vicki McGaughey; they married in 1981.
They have two children: Stephen, an avid tennis player and a student at Centennial High School, and Madeleine, an ice skater/gymnist/cheerleader at Haynes Bridge Middle School
They also have two lazy but loving dogs, Charlie and Chase.
Michael came to Wieuca after having served as Senior Pastor to the family of faith of Winter Park Baptist Church in Wilmington, North Carolina for the past 11 years.
He previously served as Pastor of Mars Hill Baptist Church in Mars Hill, North Carolina.
In the 1980s, Michael served as Associate Editor for Baptists Today and Assistant News Editor for the Home Mission Board.
Michael completed his Master of Divinity from The Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 1988 and his Bachelor of Science in Education in 1980 from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.
continues to do writing and lead workshops, especially related to issues of change and transition and on the "missional church."
shares a passion for missions and has enjoyed sharing in international projects in Brazil, the Czech Republic, and Mexico.
is also passionate about the local church.
counts himself fortunate to serve congregations where God has brought renewal and purpose to their ministries.
believes God continues to use the local church to change lives and change the world.