Pastor Randy King was born in Oshkosh and raised on a dairy farm in Omro, Wisconsin. When he was 17 years old he heard the gospel of Jesus Christ for the first time at a small Baptist church in Oshkosh called Southside Baptist Church. At the age of 18, in December of 1969, he trusted Christ and was baptized at Southside Baptist Church. Under the leadership of Pastor Howard Nelson he became the youth director in 1971 and served in that capacity until 1988. In February of 1988, Pastor Nelson officially resigned as pastor and began a ministry to the Scandinavian countries. Pastor King was chosen as the new pastor, and the church continued to grow under his leadership. His undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Religious Education and he has the Master of Ministry degree from Northland Baptist Bible College in Pembine, Wisconsin. He has traveled extensively in the United States and to dozens of foreign countries ministering the gospel. Pastor King resigned as senior pastor in 2013 and assumed the role of Missions Pastor. He helps Pastor Jason Brenenstuhl oversee each of the mission ministries of Wyldewood Baptist church, including the Omega Ministry, First Light Baptist Mission, Couriers for Christ, Bearing Precious Seed, The Master's Craftsmen, and Wings as Eagles. He now travels across America preaching on missions, the home, leadership, soulwinning and discipleship. He and his wife Lori have been married since 1973 have they 6 children and 20 grandchildren.