3593 Bruce Snavely (Loss of family, Loneliness, Forgiveness) Bruce grew up in a loving home, the son of a rich doctor with all the benefits of wealth. But as the family began to fall apart, he developed a longing for going back to the way it was. His pursuit of the safety and security of family intensifies as the family disintegrates. That search finally ends when he finds Jesus and the security of salvation. Then God gives him his own family and a ministry of serving others.