Scott Poling serves as senior pastor of Harvest New Beginnings Church, located in the southwest suburbs of Chicago. He has served in ministry for 28 years at Harvest, seeing first-hand God’s work in the renewal of a dying church. He’s gained a unique perspective, understanding the pressures and trials of ministry while navigating the many changes that come with church revitalisation. He’s looking forward to sharing many of the insights he’s learned through the years. He received his B.S. degree from Cedarville University and his ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary. Scott has 5 children with his wife of 32 years, Carla, and 2 grandchildren. His interests include trail running, ultra-marathons, and visiting national parks.