Scott was born and raised in the southern end of Lancaster County and graduated from Solanco. Scott has been in pastoral ministry since 2013 and before that was a speaker and writer with House on the Rock Family Ministries. Scott holds a Master of Divinity degree from Lancaster Bible College and a B.S. degree in Business Education from Shippensburg University.
Scott and Mary met while attending Shippensburg. They have three children ages 13 – 20 and live near Witmer (east of of Lancaster, PA). Mary teaches math at the Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences.