Scott Jarvis serves the Lord's church at Garden Ridge in the role of Senior Minister. His responsibilities include preaching, teaching Bible classes, providing leadership for the office and staff, working as a liaison between the Shepherds and church family, providing some Biblical counseling and personal Bible studies, and serving in whatever other roles the Lord calls him to for the sake of blessing lives and helping God's church to be healthy and strong.
Scott and his wife, Deeann, have been married 23 years and have had the pleasure of training up three children in the ways of the Lord. Tyler and Christopher are 20 year old identical twins who both attend Lubbock Christian University. Whitney is 16 years old and currently attends Flower Mound High School. Deeann is a homemaker and works part-time for Team Financial Strategies.
Scott has been involved in full-time ministry more than 20 years. He served as a youth minister at the Woodlawn congregation in Abilene, Texas for 7 years and then moved to Portales, New Mexico where he served as youth minister 4 ½ years and then became an instructor of Religion at Eastern New Mexico University and the Director of the Student Center there for 8 years prior to coming to Garden Ridge.
Scott finds great pleasure in reading, teaching the Scriptures, playing racquetball, watching and attending all types of sports (especially the Dodgers), and spending quality time with God and family.
Philip Nichols is the Associate Minister. He teaches in the youth and adult departments, serves on the assembly team, office administrative team, Life Groups coordinator and Adult Education Administration. Philip has been with Garden Ridge since 1981. His hobbies are ANY sports, especially snow skiing and golf. His special interests are teaching "Dynamic Marriage" and missions in Mexico, Russia and China.
His wife, Jan works for Lewisville I.S.D. and they have two daughters, Neena, who is married to Josh Johnson, Medical Sergeant in Georgetown Correctional Facility and they have a son named Brodee. Kecia is married to Landon Jackson and works at LCU as an Resident Director of Katie Rogers Hall at LCU and Landon is an Assistant Dean also at LCU.
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