• ​1965  On May 16th, Rev. J. Paul Tatter becomes the second full-time minister of Church in the Wildwood.  As international students, Tatter and his future wife Olga escaped on what turned out to be the last train to freedom from Prague, Czechoslovakia, just before the Nazi invasion in 1938.  At Wildwood he was known for his warmth, love, compassion, humor, enthusiasm, and joy.  Membership grew and church programs were expanded.
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