Grow In Grace Worship Center Leaders
Apostle Dr. Richard Scott is founder and Pastor of Grow In Grace Worship Center, Delmar, Maryland (www.gigwc.com). He has been saved over 35 years. He is a native of Washington, DC. He is married to Prophetess Dr. Theresa Scott, and has two children and five grandchildren.
Apostle Scott was ordained Pastor in 1988, Apostle in 2000 and Bishop in 2009. In 2012, he received an Honorary Doctorate of Humanities Degree from H. E. Wood Bible Institute & Theological Seminary, Alexandria, VA.
Apostle Scott is a teacher to the Body of Christ. He is also a father to many. “For though ye have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet have ye not many fathers….” (I Cor. 4:15) His wisdom and counsel has been life-saving to many. He is the Overseer of Apostolic Covenant Churches which includes ministries in Georgetown, Laurel & Selbyville, DE; District Heights, MD; Pooler, GA; Gainesville, FL; Oxford, NC; and Petersburg, VA. He is the apostolic covering for World Commission Church, Nairobi, Kenya. He has also ministered to hundreds in Kenya on numerous missionary trips.
After more than 20 years of service, Apostle Scott retired from his assignment as a chaplain at Eastern Correctional Institute, Westover, MD. He had tremendous favor with the staff and inmates as he imparted wisdom and counsel. In the past he served as Volunteer Chaplain at District of Columbia Jail. For many years he also taught and ministered at various prison facilities in northern Virginia. He has brought restoration and hope to hundreds.
Apostle Scott flows in a strong word of knowledge anointing, as well as deliverance. The Holy Spirit teaches through him with tremendous clarity and simplicity. He brings kingdom order to any atmosphere.
It is Apostle Scott’s desire that every man, woman and child walk out their purpose and potential in Christ.
Dr. Theresa Scott is a prophetess, teacher and empowerment speaker. She has been saved about 40 years. She ministers with her husband (Apostle Dr. Richard Scott) at Grow In Grace Worship Center, Delmar, Maryland (www.gigwc.com).
Dr. Scott received her Doctor of Divinity degree from Spirit of Truth Institute, Richmond, VA; Master of Christian Education and Bachelor of Biblical Studies degrees from H. E. Wood Bible Institute & Theological Seminary, Alexandria, VA.
Dr. Scott comes with a wealth of experience and wisdom in walking with God and maintaining her individuality. She teaches with clarity and practical revelation of God’s Word. She is a sought-out speaker in revivals, workshops and conferences. She always comes with a “Word for the house”.
She has an anointed women’s ministry which exhorts, edifies and encourages women – enabling them to be free to live a genuine balanced life in Christ. Her passion is for people to accept themselves and walk in the power of their individuality. Her ministry is world-wide carrying her to mission trips in South Africa and Nairobi, Kenya. She has ministered in open air crusades and conferences with signs and wonders following.
Dr. Scott is the Founder and President of Humble Time International Women’s School of Ministry, Inc., Salisbury, MD. The school is designed to raise the standard of kingdom principles in the lives of women in all areas of life. The school encompasses empowerment and strong character building classes. She is the author of “Why Am I Here?” answering one of life’s greatest questions. This book is for anyone who may find themselves in an unlikely place where the last person you expect to encounter is God. This book is a great resource for new believers and anyone struggling with their purpose.
Dr. Scott hosts a series of events in Tea Time with Dr. Theresa Scott (www.ItzTeaTime.com). These events address real life issues featuring individuals with expertise in all aspects of life.
She is featured daily on the award-winning radio broadcast Perfecting Moments – empowering God’s kingdom one minute at a time. The broadcast streams live Monday and Wednesday mornings 7-8 a.m. on 90.3 WDIH FM, Salisbury, MD (www.wdihradio90-3.org); and 6-10 a.m. on 106.1 FM, Baltimore, MD (www.praisebaltimore.com). She has recorded two Perfecting Moments cd’s consisting of one-minute segments on Spiritual Development and Relationships.
“I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.”
(Eph. 1:17, NIV)
Apostle Dr. Richard L. Scott (right) &
Prophetess Dr. Theresa Scott (left)