Pastor Scott grew up in Lake Park, MN and graduated from the Lutheran Bible Institute in Seattle, WA, in 1989 with a BA in Christian Education.
He served as the Director of Christian Education at Calvary Lutheran in Willmar, MN for six years and as the Director of Small Groups and Youth Ministry at Resurrection Lutheran in Indianapolis, IN, for eight years. He graduated from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN, with a Masters of Divinity in 2005 and served as Pastor in Underwood, MN, for five years. He became certified with LCMC in 2010 and is excited to be currently serving at Hope.
Scott and his wife, Karen, (whom he met at LBI) have five children - Josiah, Marah, Dinah, Isaiah, and Keturah.