Mike and Carole Goodman began attending First Baptist Church twenty-four years ago. They were married in 1963, raised two sons and a daughter, ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Born in Southern California Mike moved his family to rural Templeton in 1976, they opened and operated the Outlet Tool Supply Company in Atascadero, 1976-2011. Mike claimed Jesus the Christ as his personal Savior when he first believed and trusted in Him in 1958 and was baptized at First Baptist Church in Long Beach, CA.
Mike began serving on staff as Church Administrator in 2011. During his tenure here Mike has also served on the Deacon Board, Elder Council, as a small group leader, teacher, Camp Director of Whisper Canyon Christian Camp, and a member of the EXALT Choir.