Our Leadership

Scott Erickson

Pastor Scott Erickson has been serving Peoples Church as its Lead Pastor since 2000. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and is a graduate of Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri.  He also attended North Park Seminary in Chicago and earned a Master’s Degree from Luther Rice Seminary.  Post graduate studies have also been done with AGTS (Assemblies of God Theological Seminary).
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Pastor Scott Erickson has been serving Peoples Church as its Lead Pastor since 2000. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and is a graduate of Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri.  He also attended North Park Seminary in Chicago and earned a Master’s Degree from Luther Rice Seminary.  Post graduate studies have also been done with AGTS (Assemblies of God Theological Seminary).

Prior to the Erickson’s arrival, he pastored growing churches in Virginia and Maryland.

International ministry has taken him to 75 countries for seminars, crusades and leadership development.  Pastor Erickson has served on the Oregon Ministry Network presbytery for eleven years.  He also serves as an international trainer with John Maxwell’s group EQUIP.  Scott has served on the Assemblies of God World Missions board and also serves on other missions boards.  He is presently serving as an adjunct professor for Northwest University, Kirkland, Washington.

Scott and Bonnie have been married since 1974 and have two married children and six grandchildren.

His ministry is marked by dependence upon the Holy Spirit, relevant teaching from the Word of God and application mixed with humor.  The church has more than doubled in size during the Erickson’s tenure.