Ministers Retreat 2023
In 1996 Scott and Darla founded the Church of Hope in Sarasota (now with four locations). They have served this church and community for the past 27 years. This ministry of HOPE is known for its passion for Jesus and outreach into the community. They both love to see people grow into their full God given potential.
Scott loves to follow Jesus. This journey as taken him along many paths. He has served as a Pastor, Evangelist, Professional NSA Speaker, and National Daily Television Broadcaster and Producer. People who have worked with Scott say he is known for his infectious joy and generous spirit.
He currently serves or has served on the leadership boards of the Christian Television Network, Pen-Florida Assemblies of God (currently as their District Assistant Superintendent), National Assemblies of God as a General Presbyter, Watoto Child Care (International and National Boards), Southeastern University Leadership Round Table, U.S. Missions Director for Pen-Florida (working with church planting and revitalization) and City Serve International Board (compassion ministries).
Scott and Darla are college sweethearts. Darla serves as co-founder of the Church of Hope Ministries and leads in ministries of prayer, teaching, and support for women and families. They have four adult children, and four grandkids.