Pastor Steve Rutledge was raised in a Christian family and came to know Christ as his Savior at a young age. He married his sweetheart, Janet, in 1975. After his seminary education, he was called to the mission field in 1983 where he served with IBJM and BMM. Pastor Steve has been serving as Senior Pastor with North Royalton Baptist Church since August of 2011. Steve and his wife Janet have 4 grown children and 6 grandchildren.