Bruce Montgomery, D. Min.

Dr. Montgomery has been the senior pastor of Grace Church in Desert Hot Springs since 2001.  Previously he served churches in northern California, Kansas, Colorado and Minnesota.  He has served on various church and community betterment associations and boards over the years, including nine years with People International and six years with the Riverside County Family Resource Center in Desert Hot Springs.  Currently he sits on the Mission Springs Water District Citizens Advisory Committee and is an active participant of the local Rotary Club and the Chamber of Commerce.  He can be found at many local public events using his photographic skills to document and promote the people and businesses of Desert Hot Springs.  In September 2011, city, county and state officials honored Bruce and his wife, Connie, as Citizens of the Year for their volunteer work in their community.  Dr. Montgomery holds a Bachelor of Theology degree from Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO., a Master of Divinity degree from Talbot Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Denver Seminary.