Scott Peterson is the Founding Senior Pastor of New Beginnings Church in Owatonna, MN, which was planted in 2003. Scott believes strongly in equipping believers for the work of the ministry, to see people come into a relationship with Jesus Christ, to grow in their love for God, and to help them find their purpose in serving God. Pastor Scott has a passion for teaching the truths of Scripture and leads the worship.

Scott is a graduate of God’s Word Institute and Rhema Bible Training Center, and has been involved in ministry for over 30 years. Scott is licensed and ordained with the Association of Faith Churches and Ministers and oversees the accredited Word of Faith Bible School, which is affiliated with AFCM’s International Training Center

Scott has been married to his wife, Joan, Reid, Leif and Cameron. Reid and Leif are a graduates of, and Cameron is currently a student at, Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Leif is currently pursuing a graduate degree at Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas.