Meet the leadership staff
Wallace Butts - Lead Pastor
The Butts family moved to Fort Wayne from Norfolk, Virginia in 1999. Pastor Wallace accepted the position of Executive Director for the Love Community Center in 2008 and was later offered a job as Outreach Pastor of the Love Church. He developed and implemented the position of Executive Pastor in 2010 and became Senior Pastor of Love Church at the beginning of 2012. Before Love Church Ministries, Pastor Wallace spent over two decades in an information technology career. During which time he founded a home church called Kingdom Builders Fellowship, which later merged with Love Church in 2010. Pastor Wallace is married to his best friend Carla she's been a stay at home mom, a homeschool teacher, and is growing in her career as a bookkeeper. They have five adult children and a son-in-love (Walkena (Kellen), Wallace Jr., Micah, Darius, and Imani. They are blessed with three grandchildren, Aaliyah, Kellen Jr., and Zion.
Click to email Pastor Wallace
Wallace Butts, Jr. FaMBET Ministry Leader
Wallace, started his journey to Love Church Ministries much like the rest of his family, spending time occasionally at the Love Community Center. A Graduate of Manchester University, he holds a bachelors in Music Theory/ Composition and a minor in Psychology. He joined the Love Church team as one of three interns in the summer of 2012 and now leads the Worship Arts department. Wallace leads a team of singers and musicians for Sunday worship. He was officially ordained Minister on August 12th, 2012 but has been operating as a minister of music under Pastor Wallace since the age of 14. He is an inaugural member of the Love Church discipleship ministry called Missional Evangelistic Training (M.E.T.), an intentional leadership development effort to equip emerging leaders.
Click to email Minister Wallace