PROFILE

Ken Scott

Name

Ken Scott

Location

Ireland

Address

10 Erinvale Drive, Belfast, BT10 0GE

Role

Missions Promoter

Work summary

United Free Church of Scotland pastor (1971-1973)


Missionary (church planting, theological education and field leadership) in Peru with RBMU (now Latin Link) (1973-1991)


Director of Studies in the Belfast Bible College (1991-1999)


Baptist Missions (setting up Bible College and radio station) – Peru (2000-2007)


Irish Baptist College – part-time (three days/week) postgraduate tutor – since Jan. 2008


Baptist Missions – part-time (two days/week) – mission promoter – since January 2010 

Background

Orcadian by birth – married to Jeannie (U.S. by birth)


Tertiary education in the Universities of Aberdeen, London and Wales


Twenty six years experience as a missionary and over ten years administration/teaching in theological colleges in the UK 

Family

Wife Jeannie works in Faith mission bookshop Lisburn


Daughter Rebecca (midwife)


Son Samuel (Sports equipment salesperson)


Both Rebecca and Samuel engaged to be married in July and September respectively - 2010 

Interests

Study – just finished another degree


‘Body pump’ in the Haypark Christian Centre


Walking


Listening to classical music 

Projects

As a Mission Promoter, Ken will be promoting the work of Baptist Missions and is available to help churches to develop mission mobilising strategies; as well as providing practical teaching and training on mission.  He will be also seeking to develop fundraising initiatives to ensure the Radio Station in Tacna stays on the air. 


Ken says:  ‘I am grateful to the Lord for opening a door to serve with Baptist Missions in the Lord's work and can’t wait to get stuck in.  Mission has been close to my heart for as long as I can remember and I look forward to working with local churches in the promoting of mission and, with them, being involved with what the Lord is doing in the world’


If you would like to book Ken Scott to speak at your church please contact the Baptist Centre – 028 92619267.

Prayer


  • to develop renewed interest/support in BM ministry in Peru in particular in the radio ministry

  • that I do two jobs well – in the service of the Lord and of others

  • that BM and IBC be continually led to do the Lord’s will and be used of God

  • on a personal level learn to love unconditionally