Michael B. Linton
Thomas I. Bruce
Tom Bruce, a native of Sulphur, graduated Sulphur High School in 1985 and enrolled in McNeese State University in 1989 to pursue a Business degree. While at McNeese, Tom experienced God’s call into student ministry. Soon after, he began making plans to pursue that calling. He had the privilege of starting his new ministry at Belview Baptist Church in Westlake from 1987 to 1989.
After graduating McNeese in 1989, Tom moved to Texas where he enrolled in Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. During his seminary career, Tom worked on the SWBTS Campus, with the YMCA, served as part time youth minister in several area churches, and met his wife, Amy. Tom and Amy both graduated SWBTS in 1994.
Amy E. Bruce
Amy Bruce has served as Children’s Minister at FBCS since January 2002. She is a native of Mobile, Alabama where she graduated from the University of Mobile with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She went on to complete her Master’s Degree in Children’s Ministry at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.