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Meet Matt

Matt Scott is the Lead Pastor at Redeemer Community Church. He planted the church in April 2015. With over 22 years in full-time ministry, Matt has served in many roles: pastorate, student ministry, and as a missionary with NAMB.

Matt earned his B.S. in Elementary Education from Jacksonville State University. In addition, he is a two-time graduate of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with both his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry. Matt is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Historical Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

In addition to serving a Lead Pastor, Matt is also a Professor of Theology and Christian Ministry at Southeastern University’s Birmingham Campus (Highlands College).

Matt and Stephanie have been married for over 21 years. They have one 15 year-old son, Davis.

Matt has such a sincere heart for the people in Oneonta and Blount County. His desire is for God to use Redeemer Community Church to spread the Gospel throughout Blount County and the ends of the Earth.