Rev. Busch is a lifelong resident of SC. He graduated from Clemson University in 1976. He transferred from the United Methodist Church to the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) in 1977, in 1982 he graduated from Reformed Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity. Subsequently Rev. Busch was ordained by the PCA in 1983 and he proceeded to serve 4 S.C. PCA churches until October 2005 when he was called to Scots Kirk Presbyterian Church to become part of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church (ARP) in December, where he continues to serve.