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Mike McGuffee

Church Revitalization Initiatives Team

Mike McGuffee is ministerial leadership specialist and church consultant with the California Southern Baptist Convention Church Revitalization Initiatives Team. His responsibilities include leadership development for pastors and church staff, healthy church consultations, leadership coaching, working with church search committees, encouraging pastors and deacon training.

Mike is a trustee for Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary and a member of Clovis Hills Community Church, where he serves on the board of trustees and as an elder.

Mike and his wife, Linda, have three children and four grandchildren.

Previous Experience

  • First Baptist Church, Grass Valley – Senior Pastor, 1998-2001
  • First Southern Baptist Church, Porterville – Senior Pastor, 1984-98
  • Warm Springs Southern Baptist Church, Fremont – Pastor, 1978-84
  • First Southern Baptist Church, Redding – Church Planter, 1976-78
  • Calvary Baptist Church, Modesto – Minister to Children, 1974-76


  • Master of Divinity – Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Bachelor of Science – California Baptist College

This Convention serves our culturally diverse congregations as we fulfill the Great Commandment and the Great Commission.