Scott Barfoot

D. Scott Barfoot

Dr. Barfoot aspires to equip and empower global executive, pastoral, and educational ministry leaders who impact the next generation for the cause of Christ. Having served in a variety of pastoral leadership capacities in rural Canadian and suburban Asian and American churches in Canada and the United States since 1992, he has a special heart for leadership development in the local church. His most recent research surveyed pastors who graduated from DTS to assess views of the leadership structure in their churches. He and his wife, Debbie, have two children, David and Joel.

D. Scott Barfoot’s Contributions

Leadership Resilience

Over the last decade, I’ve had the privilege of hearing story after story from DMin students…
December 6, 2019

Four Ways to Sharpen Your Leadership Skills

In the early nineties, I was shepherding a small Baptist church in rural New Brunswick, Canada.…
September 9, 2016
man standing at podium speaking at DTS Chapel

Two are Better Than One

Dr. Scott Barfoot, Director, Doctor of Ministry Program, DTS, encourages us to support the encouragement of…
September 30, 2011

Two are Better Than One

Dr. Scott Barfoot, Director, Doctor of Ministry Program, DTS, encourages us to support the encouragement of…
September 30, 2011
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