Scott Young serves as the Lead Pastor of The Church of Hope. Beginning in 1996 with a handful of people and a vision from God, he has seen the church family grow to over 2000 people, with new families added on a weekly basis. His ministry seeks to teach the Word of God, and to lead the congregation to worship in spirit and in truth. He is known for his love of life, laughter, and chocolate.
Pastor Scott is also involved in television ministry where he hosts the Church of Hope weekly program, “Scott Young With Hope.” He also serves on the Florida District Leadership Board for 350 churches as a Presbyter who oversees sixteen other churches.
His wife, Darla, is actively involved in the life of the Church of Hope. She serves in pastoral care, prayer, and Tiny Town (strengthening young families).
Pastor Scott loves his wife, Darla and is crazy about his kids, Mandy, Holly, Charity, and Jesse. Every day he looks forward to a new adventure living for the one he loves the most – Jesus.