Scott is the Sr. pastor at the Maleny Presbyterian church arriving in July of 2015. He attended Geneva College and earned a BA (cum laude) in Philosophy as well as Pre-Ministerial Studies. He attended Covenant Theological Seminary graduating with a MDiv.
American by birth, he has lived in Australia since 1986. He was ordained in 1985 with the Presbyterian Church of America and served 11 years with their Mission To the World. He has various parishes in NSW and VIC as well as serving as a full time Chaplain at RMIT for a number of years.
He and Nancy have three grown children and three grandchildren.
Sun, Jul 12, 2020
There are many people in the world today who, while believing that there is at least some kind of afterlife…are unwilling to believe that there is any kind of Judgement on the last day.
Sun, Jul 05, 2020
The souls of believers are at their death made perfect in holiness, and immediately pass into glory; and their bodies, being still united in Christ, rest in their graves, until the resurrection.
Sun, Jun 28, 2020
• In a time when we see the Church of Jesus Christ much less powerful than it was in yesteryear, and where there were great rivalries between the Kings of the earth and the priests, Popes and leaders of the church vying for influence and power…Church Councils and Synods were used of God’s Spirit to bring about clarification of the Scriptures and the revealed will of God Almighty.
Sun, Jun 21, 2020
Christ has given to his church, leaders whom he has empowered to pastor, protect and guard the flock. Their powers include the corrective and redemptive work of discipline as a regular part of the work of the church.
Sun, Jun 14, 2020
The Lord’s Supper is a sacrament, wherein, by giving and receiving bread and wine, according to Christ’s appointment, his death is showed forth; and the worthy receivers are, not after a corporal and carnal manner, but by faith, made partakers of his body and blood, with all his benefits, to their spiritual nourishment, and growth in grace.
Sun, Jun 07, 2020
Baptism is a sacrament, wherein the washing with water in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, signifies and seals our ingrafting into Christ, and partaking of the benefits of the covenant of grace, and our engagement to be the Lord’s.
Sun, May 31, 2020
When you as a member participate in these sacraments, you experience real power and real grace in your being united with Jesus. It is not a mystical experience, but a reality that is known, commanded and taught in the Scriptures for you to enjoy and to be blessed by.
Sun, May 24, 2020
Christians must rid themselves of impatience with Sovereign God, and model ourselves after Him and His Christ. We must develop patience with God, with our Christian brethren and with the World.
Sun, May 17, 2020
Submitting To God
Sat, May 09, 2020
Each of us has a mouth that is capable of bringing great ruin upon people and ourselves. In the grace of God, we have the means to control the tongue for godly purposes.