Dr. Charles Wetherbee has been pastoring for 39 years. Before being called to Victory Baptist in 1993, Dr. Wetherbee had pastored Piney Grove Baptist Church in Folston, Georgia for ten years, and had founded and pastored Maranatha Baptist Church in Columbus, Georgia for nine years. Dr. Wetherbee has now pastored at Victory Baptist for 20 years. Pastor Wetherbee attended Bible Baptist Seminary in Fort Worth and was awarded an honorary doctorate from Louisiana Baptist Seminary. He has served as president of the Independent Baptist Fellowship International, and served on faculty at Norris Seminary and Crown Southwest for over 19 years. He and his wife, Shelley, have two children and three grandchildren,.