Scott was Licensed to Preach the Gospel in 1978. He served as Minister of Youth, Assistant Pastor and Associate Pastor in churches in Georgia and California, and volunteered as a Protestant Lay Leader while on active duty in the U.S. Navy. Scott was ordained into the diaconate in 1999, and ordained into the Anglican priesthood in 2009. He became the pastor of Light of Christ Anglican Church in 2011.
Scott married the former Ginger Kilgore in 1981, and they have two sons, Miles and Kirk.