But the 39-year-old left that all behind — and told Fox News Digital the inspiring story of how he became a Christian and a preacher.
Broome, born in Charlotte, N.C., and today on the teaching team at Good News Baptist Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, travels the country sharing his story and reaching out to others. “I think that trauma and pain and mistakes may entangle you,” he said. “They hold you back from the life that God designed you to live.”
He also said, “I want to be the person to help untangle that web.”