Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Bruce got saved in 1967 at Grace Bible Church. He has been serving as a full time pastor since 1990. Prior to that he spent time working as a campus minister at the University of Hawaii, a missionary in Hong Kong, and in various family businesses (sales and marketing, import/export, engineering consulting services, and land development). He was privileged to pastor at the church he got saved in from 1990 to 2004, serving as Campus Pastor, Singles Pastor, Senior Associate, and Senior Pastor.
Bruce came to New York City on a Leadership Sabbatical in 2004 and felt called of the Lord to stay and serve here. He met his wife Teri in 2006, married her in 2011, and brought her to NYC where they serve together on staff. He has served in a variety of roles here at Every Nation New York City Church and currently leads our Discipleship, Prayer, and Leadership Training Ministries, and our Evening Site.
|Your job at Every Nation NYC:||Associate Pastor|
|Are you a cat or a dog person?||Dog|
|What chore do you absolutely hate doing?||Toilet time!|
|What do you miss most about being a kid?||Having my Dad and Grandparents around.|
|Who are your role models?||Jesus! and my Mom and Dad. 🙂|
|Where is your dream vacation?||Used to be New Zealand. Now it’s wherever Teri wants to go. 🙂|
|If I weren’t on staff at Every Nation New York Church, I’d be…||Cooking and Cleaning for Teri!|
|What is your personal motto?||Love God, Love People!|
|If someone wrote a biography about you, what do you think the title should be?||Yes, Jesus Loves Me!|