Scott Lerwick

Lead Pastor

Scott is a native Oregonian who grew up in Gresham. He attended Ozark Christian College in Joplin, MO where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Literature. He then went on to Hope International University in Fullerton, CA, where he earned his Master of Arts in Christian Leadership. 


He has been in full-time ministry for eighteen years, serving churches in Oregon, Idaho, and Oklahoma. His passions are preaching the Word of God, developing leaders and leading people to know Jesus, to grow in Jesus, and to go serve Jesus. Scott joined the team at Thurston Christian in October of 2017.


He is married to his beautiful wife, Joy, and together they have 4 amazing kids. They love spending time together hiking, backpacking and playing games!