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, Apr 14, 2019
The enemies of Jesus will always be seeking ways and means to disrupt, disengage or destroy the Church of which he is the Head. This will most often occur from within the body Christ by those who are sheep in wolves clothing.
Note: The introduction and Text were not recorded...and were added later, giving a slight sound variance.
Sun, Apr 07, 2019
The phrase “Christian Liberty refers to the privilege of Christians to regulate their lives as individuals with respect to matters that are morally indifferent.
Sun, Mar 31, 2019
Obedience to Law of God is something that is required by members of mankind, and something that is impossible to do or keep in our own strength. The Law of God instructs us on how we should live our lives with all of its benefits and curses.
Sun, Mar 24, 2019
The benefits all believers get that accompany or flow from our justification, our adoption, and our sanctification in this life, are, assurance of God’s love, peace of conscience, joy in the Holy Ghost, increase of grace, and perseverance therein to the end.
Sun, Mar 17, 2019
God has elected certain individuals out of the mass of fallen humanity to receive eternal life, and those so chosen will necessarily come to receive eternal life. The elect are effectually called of God and cannot lose their salvation…ever!
Sun, Mar 10, 2019
In keeping with the commands of God to love Him and to love our neighbour as ourselves and doing to them what we would like done to us…we are to be kind to one another and do good works to and for others in appreciation for the good work of salvation that God did for us.
Sun, Feb 24, 2019
Justice in this world is the business of Almighty God and not to be entertained in our own strength, but only as an instrument in His hands. We must have pure minds and motives to enjoy the blessings of God.
Sun, Feb 17, 2019
Christians who are doing it tough should follow the example of King David and wait patiently upon the Lord to deliver to them, and be renewed with the salvation he brings from their sins and their enemies.
Sun, Feb 10, 2019
The conclusion to the Sermon on the Mount by Jesus obliges his listeners to recognise a system of forced choices presenting 2 ways to live your life…one to destruction and the other to the kingdom of heaven and to respond appropriately.
Sun, Feb 03, 2019
The demands of the Kingdom of Heaven include our pursuing a balanced Christian life that aims for perfection in Christ. We are to pursue God in every way so that we are able be all things to all people.