Bruce grew up in Charlotte NC a progressive Baptist. He was ordained after a short career as a teacher and MDiv completion at Union Theological Seminary in NYC. He served two churches on Long Island with his wife, shared parenting after their divorce. Happily remarried to Susan, grown children are teacher, physician, musician, and entrepeneur. Bruce also serves as a Bereavement Counselor at Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester (White Plains). He celebrates a church that saw him through graduate school, other demanding work, remarriage, and changing circumstances. Bruce proclaims God's unconditional love, a love that compells us to share it!