Bruce E. Hillman, Jr. is Lead Pastor at Hillside. He Holds a BA in History and Political Science from Quinnipiac University, (Hamden, CT), an MDiv. from the Lutheran Brethren Seminary (Fergus Falls, MN) and an STM in patristics from Drew University (Madison, NJ); his research involves Augustinian studies and early Christianity. He has served as Selectman to the City of Torrington, CT and is former pastor of Grace Lutheran Church, Henning MN. Additionally, Bruce serves on the Fifth Act Church Planting board and is a contributor to Christ Hold Fast. Bruce enjoys cooking, reading, all things British, and conversations with good friends.