Dr. Michael Stine was called to serve Clear Fork Alliance Church in March 1984. He graduated from Ohio State in 1974 and received his Master of Divinity degree from Ashland Theological Seminary in 1978. In June of 1984 he was awarded his doctoral degree, also from Ashland. Pastor Mike married Patricia Maglott of Bellville in 1975. The Stine's have three daughters; two married and a teenager at home.