James Scott grew up in Worland, Wyoming and has called the Big Horn Mountains his stomping grounds for over 20 years! He has been a church planter, an outreach strategist and a cowboy evangelist for the last 8 years and in the ministry for 10 years. James graduated from Golden Gate Seminary with a C.L.D. (Center for Leadership Diploma). He is the senior pastor at Shell Cowboy Church in Shell, Wyo. and he is also the baptist preacher at the Wyoming Retirement Center in Basin, Wyo. James has started numerous outreach ministries; such as the Wyoming Rodeo Ministry at the National High School Finals Rodeo and a men’s event named CatchAFIRE. He also has helped coordinate ministries at the Dixie National Finals Rodeo and the National Junior High Finals Rodeo. He is spearheading a ministry that will attend the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, Nevada in December of 2019. He coordinates horse camps, soccer camps and helps out at the Sturgis Bike Rally. He frequently speaks at men’s conferences and revivals, youth groups, homeless shelter’s, prison’s and in over 70 churches a year.
His passion for lost people drives him every day to be very intentional about seeking the lost. His favorite scripture is John 14:6 “I am the way, the truth and the life; no one comes to the Father except thru me.”
His passion and his excitement for JESUS CHRIST follows him everywhere he goes. His boldness to pray anywhere and anytime is a rare gift from God. He has been married to his best friend, Rebecca for nearly 23 years and they have 3 boys. James enjoys the cowboy lifestyle, fishing and talking about Jesus every chance he gets.
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