Pastor of Family Ministries / Elder
Bruce and his wife, Sandy, joined Heritage Christian Fellowship in 1994 when their church, Marvista Community Church, merged with Heritage. Since then Bruce has served as an Elder. He and Sandy have also provided oversight of the homeschool ministry and regularly taught marriage and parenting courses.
In 2005, Bruce accepted the position of Pastor of Family Ministries at Heritage, overseeing ministries relating to children, marriage, financial stewardship and parenting. In addition, Bruce manages maintenance of the church campus including the building and landscape. Bruce is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Park Administration. He is also a licensed Landscape Architect and Certified Nurseryman. He spent 30 years in the horticulture and parks, recreation, and leisure service professions. He has managed a retail nursery, taught at Saddleback College, and for 18 years Bruce was the Director of Beaches, Parks and Recreation for the City of San Clemente. He has a great respect for God’s awesome creation, specifically enjoying gardening, camping and hiking.
Bruce and Sandy have been married for 35 years and have two daughters, Aubrey (who is married to Matthew) and Lacey. They have one granddaughter, Ella. They live in Capistrano Beach.
Bruce has published a children’s book that is available for purchase entitled, “Littlekins, Friends Come in All Sorts and Sizes.” Go to Littlekins.com for more information.