Resurrection OC is a new church plant in Orange County, CA, serving Rancho Santa Margarita, Ladera Ranch, Rancho Mission Viejo, and surrounding communities.

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We are beginning to gather in the fall of 2015. Please see our website for more information. 

Bryce Hales

Bryce is a visionary, proactive leader with a pastor’s heart. He thrives in discovering creative ways to reach unbelievers with the gospel and helping believers grow in their faith and use their gifts to love their neighbors.

For the last six years, Bryce has been the RUF Campus Minister at the University of Utah. He
started the ministry in 2009, since then it has grown and seen many students put their faith in Jesus. Before coming to RUF, Bryce served as a church planting apprentice at Harbor Presbyterian Church and as Assistant Pastor at Christ Church of Pasadena.

Bryce met his wife Ashley when they were both in high school. They both grew up in Orange County, graduated from Westmont College and, after marrying in 2002, moved to Edinburgh, Scotland, where they both completed graduate studies. Bryce studied at the Free Church College and graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2006, and Ashley completed a Masters (2004) and Ph.D. (2013) in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. Together they have 4 children: Ezra, Porter, Camden and little Harriet.